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Mabad el Karnak | behind Luxor temple, Luxor, Egypt
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good28%
  • Average32%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
2 May 2018
21 Oct 2016
“Don't go for a drink or need the toilet”
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Mediterranean, Egyptian
€€ - €€€
Mabad el Karnak | behind Luxor temple, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Been living in Luxor 6 years, and this place has gone to the dogs,, big shame because it's a great location..Toilets are vile, kitchen like that in England would land you in jail, place is just filthy. You have difficulty getting your change ack, in...More

Thank T-Rex-001
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I tried to get a tea but they had no hot water in the end had a Pepsi (10le) asked about a stella beer which was 25le 🤑 In Hurghada I pay 15le in smart restaurant.. the toilet (only one working was overflowing) not recommended

1  Thank mchawkins1
Reviewed 8 April 2016

This restaurant is suffering the same problem every other tourism facility in Egypt is suffering - lack of trade. There are items listed on the menu which are unavailable, but the food is very good and like everything else in Luxor, reasonably priced. I'd be...More

1  Thank Arch K
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

I have eaten and drunk here fairly regular they do a good spag Bol but not that long ago the beer was 10le it's now 20le which is expensive but basic seating with view over luxor temple helps

Thank mchawkins1
Reviewed 12 April 2015

they only have chicken kebab on the menu, but they give you a menu which is full of choice. We asked for wine and someone was sent out to get glasses. A basic in any restaurant I would have thought.

1  Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

only ever been for a quick drink with friends but seems a nice little spot couldn't tell you much more as the electric was off the whole time I was there as there while city was experiencing blackouts that week!

1  Thank Lynsey T
Reviewed 26 November 2013

If you like things prime and proper then this is not the place for you. If you want a great view, great staff. and great prices, then it is. This place is popular with expats, locals and tourists alike. Food is good and soooo cheap....More

Thank DAVE H
Reviewed 14 May 2013

A great little restaurant cafe with a fantastic view of Luxor Temple. Although very basic Hamees is friendly and very cheap. Pasta, pizza, sandwiches and local fare are available for around LE20 and ice-cold Stella only LE10. The food is prepared fresh so service isn't...More

Thank Algeordius
Reviewed 24 March 2013

We came across Hamees by accident when feeling hot and hungry - had a tasty snack here with a beer. Reasonably priced with views over the Luxor Temple.

Thank sarahHove
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Quite a nice outdoor setting we thought, until a group of people came in who we later learned wee Expats. They quickly became drunk and loud, Egytian men and boys were joining them and clearly doing business in a way that is not for kids...More

Thank jazzlamarr
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Mediterranean, Egyptian
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  • Address: Mabad el Karnak | behind Luxor temple, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
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