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The Revolving Restaurant

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Corniche El Nile | Grand Nile Tower, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 23651234
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Cairo, Egypt
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2012

Nothing negative except the value... It is too much expensive for no reason, it's around $100 per person. Tip: You can ask them to get you a couch. I like it more.

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Thank FSourour
Cairo, Egypt
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2012

The Best view ever in egypt, you'll be able to view egypt from the highest point while enjoying the food

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2 Thank MAllamz
Cairo, Egypt
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2012

an experience that cannot be forgotten 5 stars place to make a nice dinner food is nice, small portion but high grade in terms of serving and taste

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Thank Karim-mohsen
Cairo
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2012

You get to see all of Cairo. Great place. Good food and not as expensive as everyone says

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Thank NayerBeshay
Cairo
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012 via mobile

This was my first visit to this restaurant as I was celebrating our 12 anniversary, after reading many recommendations on this site, I decided to go for a romantic dinner there. Atmosphere of the restaurant is very good, the view from the 41 floor is superb. The menu was not big, but had a lot of variety. As I was... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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196 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2012

Egypt's continuing political upheaval is clearly impacting tourist-dependent restaurants in central Cairo like this one as it was practically deserted the week-night that our large party visited. Service was courteous and attentive. I ordered the endive salad as an app which was over-dressed and a little large. My main was a mixed seafood served with a tomato-based risotto side and... More 

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1 Thank Gary L
Bandung at Indonesia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2012

I visited this restaurant without having no clue of where I was going, well I know I'm going to eat somewhere... but not somewhere atop a high building in which the room is literally revolving. At first, I though that they just feel like naming the restaurant such. The food's great as well as the drink selection. The waitresses are... More 

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1 Thank nitadj
Arusha, Tanzania
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

The place is lovely and the view is amazing. The 2 hour rotation really makes a difference to your perspective of Cairo. The food is not that good for the price. You get better prepared food at GOUthe and Steakout for 1/3 of the price. The service a bit overbearing, but nice. Wouldnt miss it for the world though. Worth... More 

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Thank Sandra K
london
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2012

Spectacular views all over Cairo while you eat. Service and menu excellent, pricey but good value, hope to go again!

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2012

Too Expensive for just revolving over cairo , i mean we have a lot of other restaurants serving quality food but not that expensive

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1 Thank Moataz M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$173
Cuisine
European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche El Nile | Grand Nile Tower, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 23651234

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