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Flying Carpet

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Wekala district | Downtown, Taba, Egypt
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+20 69 3580085
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surrey
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117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Flying Carpet has now become a fish restaurant with a wonderful choice of fresh fish from the Red Sea, my husband and I had a salad & dips, followed by fish soup that was really tasty, then a fish Meze with Prawns, calamari and a huge fish with potatoes. All in all a lovely meal in a great atmosphere. Go... More 

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Thank holidayaddictSurrey
Giza Governorate, Egypt
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Neat nice place to sit to dine or just have drink, dessert and enjoy the evening at Taha Heights Down Town.

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Thank Hend K
United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I planned a holiday for 7 days in Apr 2015 from 365pricefinder. It was a great time I had in my life. I have been to 88 countries so far in my life and I never had a good experience like this hotel had because their price are quite cheaper and they give you good food. I had a little... More 

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Thank Anam A
Bratislava, Slovakia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Have eaten here many times and the restaurant never disapointed me, offers a variety of food with a good portion and taste. Pizza is also very tasty, just try

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Thank Ladis1245
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57 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015

After going to St Catherines the tour stopped for lunch at the flying carpet what a lovely bunch to cook you lunch. right on the sea your place setting was hanging over the edge what a fab place for a spot of lunch

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2 Thank Fiona J
Cairo
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Very good menu with lots of variates and the Egyptian food items are just great. nice atmosphere plus shisha available for those who love Egyptian hooka.

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1 Thank bob j
Cancun, Mexico
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Good service, good food, specially the beef filet with pepper sauce and french fries !! You can seat outside for a shisha with friends or on the terrace or inside fora romantic dinner....

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3 Thank ShotInBlue T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2014

Great service, fab food. Definitely recommend the steak. Good atmosphere. Enjoyed the apple pie dessert too. A really nice evening.

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2 Thank jan m
StellaTaba, Public Relations Manager at Flying Carpet, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this wonderful review .We are happy to see that we achieved our goal which was for you to have a fantastic meal and the steak was an excellent choice! We will be happy to welcome you again. See you soon best regards from the Flying Carpet team. More 

England
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2013

Visited here for a birthday meal in the summer. Menu was interesting but due to lack of other punters the restaurant lacked a vibrant atmosphere. A pity this resort is not more popular and lack of direct flights from the UK will not help this situation.

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3 Thank 12newpark
StellaTaba, Public Relations Manager at Flying Carpet, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our restaurant, we are delighted you enjoyed your meal. As you rightly say without more guests in the resort we often find it difficult to maintain a vibrant atmosphere. We hope that flights will be re instated from the UK and once again the ambiance will return along with more tourists! We look forward... More 

Stafford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2013

We ate here almost every night of our 12 night stay in Taba Heights in November( we also ate at their sister restaurant in the dive centre for lunch, which is nearly as good and also has snacks on the menu). You can eat outside or in, both areas are beautifully laid out and enhance the dining experience. Service is... More 

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1 Thank Bill186377
StellaTaba, Public Relations Manager at Flying Carpet, responded to this review

Thank you very much for these wonderful compliments, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your meals both here and Sea Club on the beach. Our chefs are always happy to accommodate special dietary requirements, we are very pleased that we could meet your expectations and proud of your comments regarding our staff! On behalf of the entire team... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wekala district | Downtown, Taba, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  Taba
  • Phone Number: +20 69 3580085

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