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China House

16 Midan Saad Zaghloul | Cecil Hotel, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
16 Midan Saad Zaghloul | Cecil Hotel, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I had heard raves about China House, so we went with big expectations. The Cecil Hotel (now owned by Steinberger) is both grand and historical and it's a treat to walk in and feel the atmosphere. In a way, that's a problem because the decor...More

Thank UmOmar
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I'm very enthusiastic about the location (on top of Cecil Hotel) and its magnificent view over the Mediterranean Sea. For that reason- and the fact that you want to see the hotel from the inside, it's quite an usual sight - you should definitely visit...More

Thank Kaj P
Reviewed 5 August 2017

i have been several times each time i ate different plate and honestly i enjoyed the taste every time , service is quick , view of Alexandria from there is amazing if you went also during the sunset IT is something not to describe just...More

Thank nipton84182
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The view is amazing from this rooftop restaurant; try to go in the afternoon so you can enjoy the sunset view. The food is good and service is quick and friendly. I liked the sweet and sour chicken with steamed white rice. Prices are reasonable.

Thank nsergius
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The views here are the standout. The food is not great Chinese - pretty traditional Western-style Chinese and not much of interest on the menu. Passable if you need a Chinese fix, but little more. Service was painfully slow. The wait staff appeared to be...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I honestly didn't enjoy their food much. the view is amazing from above though! you will love it from above.

Thank OmarPaketa
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I am sorry to say that this restaurant is really weak and disappointing. I expected something else because the place on the rooftop of Steigenberger Hotel is fine. I am talking about taste, quality and style of cooking. I normally do not comment here but...More

Thank Erwin M
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Prime location, in the center area of Alexandria. Very nice scene from the roof. Service is great. Food is really nice, well served & for a good price.

Thank Amr77
Reviewed 20 February 2017

After a week of Egyptian food I was ready for something different. I craved sweet and sour chicken and China House did not disappoint! There was plenty of chicken and vegetables and the sauce was quite tasty. I also ordered vegetable rice that was very...More

Thank Hayley L
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I asked for recommendation from the waiter and he suggested "Chili shrimps". It was a very nice plate of shrimps with mix of vegetables and chili sauce. I totally recommend this dish. I ordered a steamed rice plate beside the main course but it was...More

Thank m0khm0kh
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1 July 2017|
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Response from m0khm0kh | Reviewed this property |
There is no minimum charge when I visited it. For the prices, main dishes vary between 50L.E to 100L.E without taxes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Midan Saad Zaghloul | Cecil Hotel, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Alexandria Governorate  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: 03-583-9334
Telephone 03 487 7173
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