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El Hussein Restaurant

Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2378335
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lentil soup” (14 reviews)
“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
“kofta” (7 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice, authentic Egyptian food. The staff werent very attentive and be careful when looking at the menu, remember the prices of the things you order!

Thank voodooqueen86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although it is recommended by all taxi drivers but it seems there is something hidden . Although there are lists of food but they are very bad actually. There is miss in presenting the meal . I would not go again !!!

Thank Hany I
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I cannot call this place a restaurant, it's very simple and cheap enough. Although traditional egyptian meal were cooked well enough. Good value for money.

1  Thank Juliya L
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for good Egyptian food this is the place. We ate shish tawook and Kabab and kofta meals. It was a big meal and tasty. The service is average, prices are average as well.

1  Thank Karim Z
Reviewed 22 November 2017

True, tasty, perfectly cooked Egyptian . The waiters were helpful in explaining the menu, the decor was beautiful and the place clean. The food was delicious and so much of it on the set menu. The best we had anywhere in Luxor and the fresh...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Visited after visiting Karnak. We were both super hungry and choose the set menu of lentil soup, various salads, one of us had fish, the other had chicken tagen. It was tasty and well presented. We were too full to stop for the dessert but...More

Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 11 November 2017

My driver recommended this to me after we finished touring on the West Bank. The upstairs dining room was clean ( and pretty quiet at the early afternoon lunch time). The food- soup and mains were tasty, and the wait staff was helpful and friendly....More

Thank Greg48
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I ordered 1 mango juice (25 EGP), 1 Diet Coke (20 EGP), 1 pigeon set (120 EGP) and 1 fish set (120 EGP). The food and portions were okay. Here's the dishonest part. When the bill came, the juice was charged at...More

Thank andrea g
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Have visited Hussein's on a number of occasions and have had no cause to complain, enjoying the meals on each visit. The decor and service are basic however the premises are air conditioned and clean. The selling point is very good Egyptian food. Possibly the...More

Thank 12,266,221
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A lot of choice on the menu but a bit slow on service. The food was nice and very reasonably priced. A clean place and friendly staff.

Thank Dave J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: +20 95 2378335
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