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Aswan Moon

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Corniche el-Nil, Aswan, Egypt
+20 97 2316108
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91 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice cafe by the Nile and it has a very nice view. Food and drinks are average but still ok compared to prices and location

Thank Ramy B
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50 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is right on the Nile and provides great views of the river, which is at its mightiest in Aswan. The food was decent and the shisha was quite good, which make this a very good place to visit, especially to watch the sunset

Thank Aniket K
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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430 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Long established restaurant / coffee shop on the Nile in the middle of town. Staff were friendly but food takes forever to come and is only average when it arrives. A better bet probably for a coffee or a juice, although they couldn't even make me an americano coffee as they were without electricity. Used to be one of the... More 

Thank savvy_dave
Boston, Massachusetts
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101 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I ate at Aswan Moon twice, the first time because I had read about it on tripadvisor and the second time because I was tired and desperate and not in the mood to look for a new restaurant and this restaurant was located close to my hotel (The Mövenpick) .The service is painfully slow at this restaurant- it takes about... More 

Thank sergiotheexplorer
Cleveland, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Aswan Moon has the best location... sitting on the Nile... I'm home 2 weeks now, and still trying..{unsuccessfully} to recreate the Banana Milk drink that they make... The cool drinks are delish to cool you down on a hot day... Fresh Pizza's made.. They made mine with no cheese as I requested.. hot tip*** Lentil soup.. and don't forget to... More 

Thank Wickedwonder
San Jose del Cabo
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

It is a nice place but dinner was disappointment. It's more a cafeteria than a restaurant and you could see it since the beginning, none of the locals eating but drinking tea and smoking shishas. It's more a meeting place for them, for the fresh kids in town. Which is nice too, I love to experience this when I travel.... More 

Thank Karicolini C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner and didn't enjoy it so much. It was hard to get the waiters' attention, and the service was slow (although not terrible for Egypt). The food was not great, and there wasn't much either for the price. The juices were delicious though. The view is very nice, and the place is obviously popular with locals,... More 

Thank Thibault B
Guangzhou, China
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69 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

We were worried about the slow service people mentioned previously here, but our food came within 20 minutes on two separate experiences - one at a busy night and one at an half-full afternoon. The lentil soup is very delicious of a generous portion. The grilled chicken, served with rice/chips at your choice, is juicy and tender. The Musaka (without... More 

1 Thank Shuang Q
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Food takes a while anywhere in Egypt but here, on a quiet afternoon, it took a good 40 minutes to make a pizza and a mixed grill. The view was nice if you are sitting directly next to the river, but it's not enough to distract you from the sub par food. We ordered a margarita pizza but it came... More 

Thank PeteDavies84
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Lovely nile view cafe serving delicious milk shakes, juices, coffees. And the best Sahlab we found in Aswan!

Thank UKtoSharmelsheikh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche el-Nil, Aswan, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Aswan
  • Phone Number: +20 97 2316108

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