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Nile Maxim

#130 of 4,111 Restaurants in Cairo
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mediterranean, Middle Eastern,
Saray El Gezira St, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 111 224 6256
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“bread basket” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Saray El Gezira St, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This was a cruise of the Nile on a restaurant boat at night.It was a set menu meal with salad buffet which was average. The entertainment of a band playing plus a great belly dancer and traditional Egyptian dancing( which was too quickly finished)You could...More

Thank jackie100860
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I have visited Nile Maxim 3-4 times in the last few years along with family & friends. I have also visited other Nile cruises in Cairo comparison. The positives of Nile Maxim is the boat itself. The interior decor, sitting arrangement makes it an upmarket...More

Thank Anjan2880
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

. The cruise was on my list since I was planning for my trip, due to the great reviews I read.. & it was highly beyond my expectations.. . I had previously a very bad experience in Istanbul, where everything was bad from the music,...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

First thing what I experienced was excellent service. They are really on the ball. Secondly the entertainment was very good. The food was ok. Nothing fantastic and to be honest I didn’t eat much. The entertainment alone was sufficient and made up for it. Over...More

Thank Mooncake1969
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We’re do I start? Awful to the highest level....just dont do it! We arrived at 7:30, was seated promptly, at this point all we cold smell was the fumes of marine fuel from the engines in the restaurant, sickening and strong! A menu was brought...More

Thank tuthf
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Outdoors is on the upper deck of the Nile Maxim quay. This restaurant/club starts late at 11:30 PM. It reaches its peak at around 3:00 AM where you won’t find a place to stand. The food is basically appetizers/ Lebanese mezza, the entertainment is a...More

Thank Wafik b
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Was a worthwhile experience. Definitely worth trying. The food is great. I did enjoy the music as well; good rendition of some old-time music. Then comes the light dance and the belly dancers! There's something for everyone! Get out and take a few pictures :)

1  Thank En W
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Very good program and dishes it's so beautiful boat and the staff are friendly it will be my first choose when I want to have a happy day I will go to nile maxim boat

Thank zeinab a
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

It was nice evening at nile maxim , the atmosphere was awesome, the appetizers were perfect but the dinner was tasteless, i enjoyed the dj and the performances soo much , the bellydancing was nice but the dancer was over excited, the outdoor on the...More

Thank samo7913
Reviewed 15 January 2018

My wife and I though it would be cool to say we had dinner while floating down the Nile River. The food was just ok, but the singing was horrible. Their voices weren't bad, it was the selection of horrible wedding songs from the 90's....More

Thank Mullinscincy
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17 August 2015|
Response from allyel14 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am a traveler who visited the Nile Maxim - not associated with it in any way
Javian C
24 April 2015|
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Response from Ragui_Bassali | Reviewed this property |
It will cost you 250 to 350 LE depends on " A la carte" menu including the entertainment program which is a singer then Tanoura show then Belly dancer The only thing to exclude is the beverages.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saray El Gezira St, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 111 224 6256
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