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Nile City

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El Nahr St. | Zamalek, Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Geneva, Switzerland
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Nile city is a complex of different restaurants on an old big boat anchored on the Nile. We tried 2 of the restaurants, one Italian for dinner and one seafood at lunch. The Italian one had very good food in enormous portions. We took starters and main course but after the starters we were already full, pity as the quality... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my family (a party of 7) chosen this place to be our last point at Cairo. Congratulations to all crew members specially for the one who attended us. Have in mind the plates you choose serves, in general, 2 people. Great taste food and quality. We had dinner with different plates and everybody shared a little and we... More 

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Dornbirn, Austria
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Nice place directly at the Nile with different opportunities for having a good diner. I had dinner on the upper terrace and enjoyed the evening.

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Thank 297felixw
Nashville, Tennessee
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174 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Good shrimps, calamari, seas bass, many preparation. Very limited English, no English menu. Good mangos juice. Many stairs do be prepared!

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Thank Philippe J
Egypt
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy, the place was clean, I was at Studio Masr, not the best Kabab ever but it was OK, the view was great, the place was tight.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A little bit expensive but there are few choices of familiar restaurants to eat at. They have restaurants that offer seafoods, arabic & western dishes. Al fresco dining is the best. One downside was most of the staffs cant speak much in english but still they are very accommodating and really tries hard to give a very good service. We... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Very good place. Parking is challenging though but if you're looking for a good time on the Nile bank, then this is the best place to be. Consider Halaket El Samak, a good fish restaurant, you won't go wrong!

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Thank Mahmoud M
Luton, United Kingdom
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235 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Had an evening meal here with a group of 10 people we were surprised at the number of people eating here as it was very busy for a Cairo restaurant. There is outside seating overlooking the Nile as well as a pleasant interior. Service was good as was the meal, we enjoyed a meat dish. I would recommend this restaurant

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Thank LaurieLuton
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

The location of the restaurant on the boat by the river Nile and the Egyptian style together with the tasty food, makes it a good choice for lunch and dinner in Cairo.

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Thank RamiRizg
Cairo, Egypt
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57 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Great fixed cruise , built on the shore of Nile river in Zamalek Area . Mainly 4 restaurants, Egyptian american and seafood one, Indoor and outdoor seating ares, along with small kids area Food is great and Nile view is a plus Seafood is ok but usually, seafood is more recommended in Alexandria

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Thank Michaelrizk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Seafood, Mediterranean, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Nahr St. | Zamalek, Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?