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Chez Omar Egyptian Cornar

Yousef Hassan Street, Luxor, Egypt
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good8%
  • Average12%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible35%
31 Jan 2017
“Best moussaka in Egypt!”
4 Nov 2016
“Rip off”
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Mediterranean, Egyptian
Yousef Hassan Street, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Chez Omar has amazing dishes at prices you would not believe. Located right in the heart of Luxor, this restaurant has a lovely, dusty little garden complete with feline beggars and Bob Marley music. We ate here 3 times during our 2 day stay in...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The chairs are so so.. but be VERY careful about prices and doublecheck every item. E.g. Spaghetti is ok LE 25 ... The waiter mumbles 2 options.. you choose bolognaise, which doubles the price to European Levels .. With 15% added it gets to €...More

Thank richi64
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

One for the tourists and one for egyptian... The First is 5x more expensive and still ask 15% for service fee...

Thank Lislei U
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Stopped off here for,what we thought would be, a cold drink. My husband was offered a Stella, unusual for the area and he happily ordered one. I ordered a Fanta, both drinks took an age to come but gave time to take in the bizarre...More

Thank tempie
Reviewed 8 April 2016

I picked this one because I was getting hungry and it was getting late. - Toughest piece of steak I've encountered in 26 countries. The rather sweet little pussycat who joined me seemed to enjoy it. In fairness they do great chips. The furniture has...More

Thank Arch K
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I went there for dinner, delicious food. The service is great, very good service. The food is very cheap in this restaurant.

Thank David H
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We were served cans of beer after about 20 minutes which had obviously been (barely) chilled once we ordered them. Much needed after a night on the bus from Cairo, but pretty disappointing. Don't waste your time here, head down to the nice restaurants and...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

Okay, this is exactly what we got. We spent the whole day in the crazy markets haggling and bargaining and walking. It was hot, mid afternoon so we stopped here for a beer. The bonuses : the service was great. The location is amazing. It's...More

Thank Compasswild
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Have been coming here for years now,always lovely food and atmosphere ,but today we orderd lamb shank....what we got was 6bits of deep fried mutton awful to say the least we made a complaint the waiter was very apologetic ,as a waitress my self it's...More

Thank catherine d
Reviewed 22 April 2013

The décor, that is. I couldn't take my eyes off an adjacent sunshade with a closed-up artificial Christmas tree fastened to the pole, and Christmas party hats randomly dangling from the parasol. Another sunshade had a child's swimming ring (inflated) secured to the top of...More

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Mediterranean, Egyptian
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Yousef Hassan Street, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
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