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106 Nile Street | Next to the Judges’ Club – Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
+20 2 37494244
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Casablanca, Morocco
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456 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very nice place. You get to choose from the fresh seafood. I experienced the prawns (shrimp) grill and a seafood soup. The prawns (shrimp) were delicious, the spices and wood smoke was excellent. The seafood soup was very good with a large variety of seafood. Had a wonderful evening with friends.

Thank G L
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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303 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Used to be a top fish place with great service, It became run down with very lazy un-responsive staff The food is good l, and the price is good but it used to be a top fish place , not any more

Thank ohashem1
London, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Good sea food. Excellent location by the nile side in Dokki, Giza, Cairo. There is place for baby care for clients. prices are on the high side. The staff were found friendly and helpful.

2 Thank 352deeb
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The fish and shrimps were more than average although they over cook them a bit. Mezze were less than average, service is acceptable. Didn't like the green salad, found it uneatable. The place looks old and needs refurbishing. Prices are quite cheap for a fish restaurant.

Thank Serge G
New York City, New York
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108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I liked this restaurant quite a bit…the problem is one of language. They have no real menu, and the waiters don’t speak much English. Thus, it is hard to figure out how much things cost, and I am fairly certain there is a “tourist-price” premium. When I asked how much the Stella beer was, I got an answer of “somewhere... More 

1 Thank JNelsonRedSoxFan
Boise, Idaho, United States
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164 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you love fish, this is the place to go. A retrofitted ship, this place has great views of the Nile, gorgeous at night. In order to pick your meal, you go leave the ship to go to where the chef awaits you with the day's fresh catch. Then he prepares whatever fish you pick out as you request. Delicious!

1 Thank Conda D
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

The taste was very good as well as the service. We ordered different variety of dishes, which were liked by everyone. The Salads were amazing as well.

Thank MoNa H
Cairo, Egypt
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623 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 566 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Disappointing experience, be it the layout, atmosphere and more importantly the food. Too many spices in all food be it the appetizers or the fish. Even if you beg not to put the spices, they do not know how to cook without them. Not recommended ever, be it the prices or the quality.

1 Thank SHA12311
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Amazing restaurant on the Nile Revere with a very good taste grilled sea food , the service was good and so the fresh mezzeh , the stuff was very friendly and so the atmosphere .

Thank safasefo
Barrie, Canada
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197 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 304 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I was part of a large group, weeknight (Sunday) booking. Service was a little slow but eventually several tasty apps appeared then the main course: delectable grilled shrimps and whole fish served with garnish. Excellent! Our group arranged a 30-min boat trip on the Nile in the restaurant's launch (18 people max).

Thank Gary L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Mediterranean, Egyptian, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Nile Street | Next to the Judges’ Club – Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 37494244

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?