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3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (11 reviews)
“bread” (16 reviews)
“kebab” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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11 - 20 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The Family agreed to have the Easter 🐣 dinner at Sofitel . As some have been fasting for 55 days so they wanted to have a All protein dinner. We pre ordered pigeons stuffed with green wheat, meat pie , wine leaves cooked in beef...More

1  Thank Alfred A
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I had a great experience in this restaurant despite the very slow service, but the food was very tasty. we choosed an indoor table because it was very cold outside it's not recommended to visit during the winter season I am looking forward to visit...More

Thank Mikhail M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very nice Nile view restaurant, we went in January but they have heaters which allowed us to enjoy the night river view

Thank Aseel1995
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

As a foreignor it wasnt easy for me to eat sth in Egypt, but this place saved my life:) Nice place to come with family of friends. Humus is my favourite! And the grill was amazingn. Please dont forget to enjoy food with Sakara(Egyptian Beer)

Thank Sed K
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Stunning location on the Nile, we were lucky enough to also be treated to some fireworks from a nearby wedding. The bread is astonishingly good, great service, the grilled meat delicious. Live music also. Can't comment on price as I was being entertained here but...More

Thank Graeme Y
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Went there twice during our visit to Cairo. Sitting right by the Nile with a sheeshah and great Egyptian food and live music. Very enjoyable indeed.

Thank Chander L
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The seating along the Nile is gorgeous the starters and the freshly backed bread are exceptional as well as the grilled kabab and kofta it is expensive but it matches the price

Thank Mostafa A
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Reputed to be the best lofty and kebab (Egyptian grill) in Cairo but add an amazing view on the Nile. Located on one of the five stars hotels sofitel you combine great delicious food with service. They have freshly baked bread that is exceptional and...More

1  Thank Amr A
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Hello all, if u want expensive kebab & kofa, then go there. Good quality with an amazing view Thanks

1  Thank Salahita
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service, the Egyptian bread is made in front of you, great view of Nile especially if you go before sunset, they offer shisha if you like it

Thank ahmedta7
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
Restaurant situated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah hotel. Mostly patronised by locals and VIPs.
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