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Sabaya

Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27988000
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (18 reviews)
“mixed grill” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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1 - 10 of 343 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Live in the United States. We are very picky. We stopped here on way to Italy. This is an exceptional resturant. Great food but the hospitality was beyond expecation. Truly a gem and must do! Hotel is also exceptional. The experience reminded us of going...More

1  Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our experience - Mousa was very attentive. The food was quite good. Recommend the sambousek.

1  Thank Inara S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here twice on a recent business trip. Excellent service. Very tasty food. I am a vegetarian and there were plenty of options to choose from.

1  Thank uaw1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you are stuck in the hotel or not, Sabaya was outstanding. The cuisine was core Lebanese, extremely fresh and cooked extremely well. We had a wide variety of mezza and enjoyed the all. Especially the sautéed chicken livers. I was not expecting much from...More

1  Thank Keith C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most enjoyable. Staff could not have been more helpful. Great food, many thanks to Ehab Fawzy and his team. They made our first experience of Lebanese food memorable.

Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My travelling companions took me out to this restaurant for a Birthday dinner. The atmosphere is elegant and quiet, and the wait staff was very nice. (Our waiter was Said, who has been mentioned here before) The food was the best I've had in Cairo...More

1  Thank Kea J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delisious food and our server Said was very attentive. We tried the tasting menu. It was a lot of food and fresh salad. I would go back there.

1  Thank Mariela Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were served by Said, everything from the beginning was perfect. He help us to choose the food. We had a very nice meal and would definitely go back. Thank you Said and Sabaya crew for all your attention.

1  Thank andrendaud
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We visited here during Ramadan and had the Iftar set meal... the food was stunning, beautifully presented and it was an interesting insight for our son into the way that Ramadan works and what a sociable event the breaking of the fast is each evening....More

1  Thank AndrewClareFred
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The restaurant is special and not to be missed for any foodie! Great spicy fish, breads fresh and straight from the oven. If you like spices, the chef will gladly do it for you! amazing food and special white coffee!

1  Thank vineet1973
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Mmoussa54
22 October 2016|
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Response from Amin A | Reviewed this property |
150-200 LE per person
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donnaadel93
26 September 2016|
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Response from rody109 | Reviewed this property |
The place is very romantic but no live music , they put on fayrouz's songs instead
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Moad A
4 August 2016|
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Response from Mostafa e | Reviewed this property |
It's a restaurant with a set menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 01:00
Monday
13:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 01:00
Thursday
13:00 - 01:00
Friday
13:00 - 01:00
Saturday
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 27988000
  • E-mail
Description
Sabaya may be rooted in Lebanese tradition, but Chef Nasser Makhoul is willing to branch out with contemporary flair. Mezzas are the magic of the menu, with hot and cold options including Kebbe Nayye, Stuffed Vine Leaves, Hommow Bil Awarma, Makanik and Cheese Manaqish. In accordance with Lebanese custom, you’ll be brought to the lounge for after-dinner tea, sweets and conversation.Location: In the Semiramis InterContinental Cairo Hotel - 2nd level Services: Lunch | Dinner
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