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Corniche El Nile | Grand Nile Tower, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 23651234
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

After seeing the view at the top of the tower, I walked down two flights of stairs and took a table for one. The restaurant was very clean, red carpet, and the waiters were suited and booted. The tables are nicely laid out with Egyptian embroidered table cloths. The menu was rather restricting for me, as I am vegetarian, no... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Went to see Cairo Tower and saw this wonderful restaurant there - proving 360 degrees of city view. I had lunch at the place and tried a few dishes. Was pleased with everything - the food as well as excellent service. The vie of the city slowly changes as the restaurant revolves so you get to see everything.

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Boise, Idaho, United States
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164 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Service is slow, food a tad expensive, revolving restaurant is also quite slow, so why go? One main answer: the views! Fantastic! Also, you don't have to wait in the LONG line to go down after dinner in the elevator, a big plus. The view is worth paying for. The food is okay, if expensive.

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Thank Conda D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is a very nice place for a chique dining.the view, the staff the food is good Mr tarek sayed the manger is a very helping man he helped us to call the elevator we was with us all the time... I think its a very nice restaurant. And is recommended.

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Thank NouRan M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I have not stayed at this hotel, but some years ago, when it was the Grand Hyatt, I had a meal at the Revolving Restaurant, which was good. The Rough Guide describes it as one of the best French restaurants in Cairo. For that reason, and based on my previous experience, I have just tried to book a table to... More 

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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Yes the whole place is revolving! and yes you see a nice view for Cairo BUT i have to say 2 negatives! Number one: the portions are SUPER SMALL Number Two: the prices are crazy. But you still can enjoy the ride :D

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Tasty stick , the chicken not waw The view is amazing It's amazing Zuhoor decoration not amazing at all if u wanna decorate your table .

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Thank ABeer E
Alexandria, Egypt
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54 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

French Restaurant serve tasty food, with a marvelous Nile view from the 41th floor with a charming atmosphere and excellent staff. variety of dishes not that much but it served quickly, hot and tasty. location is perfect for special occasions and couples as it has its own romantic atmosphere. the restaurant itself moves 360 degree while you are still in... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

The Place: It's a lovely place, panoramic view of the Nile, at approximately the 40th floor or so, it's just amazing! It rotates really slowly, to cover the full 360 degrees it takes a little less than 2hours. It's worth visiting at least once, especially with a loved one as it's a really romantic place, with very calm lights. All... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This restaurant offers a very elegant and romantic ambiance. The menu is very good and the service is top notch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 173
Cuisine
European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche El Nile | Grand Nile Tower, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 23651234

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