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Fish Market

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26 El Nil St. Americana Boat, Giza, Egypt
+20 2 35709693
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were on family visit to cairo for two weeks. My wife and I dined at the Fish Market Restautant in Giza for the first time. It is part of a fixed floating boat. You cross to it via a wide and elegant pass-rail. You first are seen by a common reception and the Fish Market is... More 

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Thank Alarinova
Troy, Michigan
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Read many reviews and I decided to go there since I love fresh fish and was told this is one of the best places in Cairo. Despite a minor glitch such as having a bit of a clueless and untrained waiter, the rest of the staff seemed good. We did manage to get a better waiter that knew what he... More 

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Thank Troy_MichiganJimmy
Bolton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The place was busy and got busier as the sat. This had an affect on the staff, one manager shouting at the waiting staff. Salads were good, four of the five main dishes were delivered at the same time, the fifth, despite many questions as to where the dish was, did not arrive until well after the four had finished.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Excellent place for seafood (all varieties of shrimps, crab, local fishes, lobster). We liked it so much that we visited it twice in 3 days. Marination is really nice, salads and starters are served in good portions. Soup was nice & tasty. We preferred the grilled option to the fried option, the sauces and spices used differed by fish which... More 

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Thank Pratham10
Bolton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Mid week, early afternoon the restaurant was empty when we arrived. Friendly and efficient service, best tahina and toomaya salads we've had in a while, scooped up with freshly baked bread, followed by perfectly cooked fried sole and baked mullet. The views of the Nile and its varied traffic whiles away the time whilst relaxing and eating.

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Thank Catherine S
Cairo, Egypt
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65 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Perfect view , food and service I highly recommend everyone to try it even i it's a bit expensive but really a good experience the main problem is parking you can try to handle it or use Uber :)

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Thank Ahmed A
Cairo, Egypt
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Nice Location overlooking the Nile. A tied selections of frozen seafood. Staff trained to deal better with foreigners and Arab and mistreat Egyptians. Prices are high comparing with quality and quantity. Fried Items are horrible.

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Thank Saint7266
Amman, Jordan
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

So perfect for sea food meals.. I liked the view directly on the nile.. Good prices .. But the fish smells not good at all and needs fixing

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Thank Lana M
Vrilissia, Greece
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79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

If you want a place to eat cheap fresh fish or seefood this a place Good for families Quick service ,nice taste But not except any fancy design or service We found many local people there which means it has a good reputation I would not recommend it for a special occasion

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Thank axyga x
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

you can choose from the frozen fish, shrimp & calemari. I toke a grilled salamon fish & Fried shrimp it was delicious. the total bill of two main dish & one appetizer was near 340 egyption pound, so i think its expensive. the stuff was slow.

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Thank Saleh S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 El Nil St. Americana Boat, Giza, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Giza Governorate  >  Giza
  • Phone Number: +20 2 35709693

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