We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Palmeraie

3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tagine” (5 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
“moroccan tea” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (48)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 27 December 2017

While staying at the hotel Sofitel we ate here twice then ordered room service from the restaurant on the third night. Decent service if you are not looking for fast food.

Thank Malcolm B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant used to be very good, we went for a business dinner on a Thursday night. The view as usual was great but that's it. Very limited menu and super slow service though friendly. Entertainment by very boring musicians and belly dancer. Needs an...More

Thank Wafik b
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I chose this restaurant over the others of the Sofitel for dinner and I was disappointed because the service was really poor, we waited a long time after sitting and had to go ask for a waiter to come take our order! Knowing the Moroccan...More

Thank Zoza L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We are like kings here and really enjoyed the food. The service was ok, a bit too much at times. The setting was lovely and the kids loved the food. Overall, a positive experience.

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The food quality was fine, prices and value for money are reasonable; the view of the Nile river is breathtaking and unmatched. On the negative side; I was surprised with the quality of service from staffs working in a 5-stars hotel; no sense of service,...More

Thank Mf-tantawy
Reviewed 14 June 2017

What can I say? The almond float drink, everything is amazing here. And the service is so super classy. If I could I would fly in to eat here every week. No joke.

Thank Aulani M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant view and location are amazing. The tables are just on the nile giving it amazing serenity and a spectacular view The food is great, the tajine is not to be missed, spiced to perfection The staff are extremely nice and well trained and...More

Thank Lina T
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I visited Cairo at the end of February alone for 4 days and stayed at the Sofitel Cairo. I enjoyed THE most amazing vegetarian dinner and when I asked for suggestion both the Maître d' and the Chef came to my table to give suggestions....More

Thank trvlrguide
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I perfectly loved this place!. Wine & Moroccan Slald at the banks of Niles ...wow ! such an amazing experience !

Thank Sujay T
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in the city, was really a great experience that will have to do it again

Thank Aldino2020
Nearby HotelsSee all 144 hotels in Cairo
Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah
1,735 reviews
.01 km away
Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino
373 reviews
.44 km away
Grand Nile Tower
571 reviews
.52 km away
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
1,168 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Osmanly Restaurant
188 reviews
.59 km away
Taboula Lebanese Restaurant
406 reviews
.82 km away
Le Deck
94 reviews
.03 km away
92 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Egyptian Antiquities Museum
6,647 reviews
1.29 km away
The Grand Egyptian Museum
2,054 reviews
1.28 km away
Zamalek (Gezira Island)
367 reviews
.70 km away
Cairo Tower
832 reviews
.81 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Palmeraie staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
SItuated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah. The most authentic Moroccan restaurant in Cairo.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing