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Crimson Bar & Grill

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Lunch
American, Bar, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Grill
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews brunch grilled octopus churrasco apple strudel filet mignon eggs benedict lasagna potatoes sea bass bread nile view delicious food view makes olive paste ordered appetizers background music too salty
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went fairly early, place was pretty empty. They would not seat me at a table as they said they were fully booked. Had to sit at the bar for dinner which is very high for some reason. Tables would sit empty during my whole visit....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nomad35414
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A very nice dinner with a great Nile view, the overall atmosphere and mood are amazing, food is also very good

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 723sherifa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place is brilliant with amazing view of the Nile. Food was served cold that each one had to ask for their food reheated, Came back warm, redid my plate for me came back rare, sea bass was bad, beef was not cooked to the required...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Noga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place with a very nice view. Food is bad and cold. Many of the dishes ordered came cold. Had to send it back to be heated though some dishes came again cold. Staff is helpful and polite.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 69omark
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from Crimson's balcony- recommended for non smokers- was great, over the Nile to the Nile Towers on the other side, but the main dish was average, Churrasco,The shrimps soup however delicious, the avocado appetizer good. After pouring the first glas of wine no...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Wurchemichael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hidden gem in Cairo! in Zamalek overlooking the Nile..cozy and simple setting. Food is delicious, service is good yet waiting time is long, so you better book your table in advance.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MarlineKhalil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reserved a table, called and confirmed. Was there on time, and there was no table, no apology, nothing! Only lame excuses, and attitude of in deference.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nadimlouca
Reviewed 4 January 2019

If you arrive without a reservation expect to be seated at the bar even when the place is empty and tables are available. The staff are unattentive and unprofessional. We ordered the chateaubriand which was cold and undercooked so we sent it back and asked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wjneil
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Two stars for the view only , food is very tasty too, but staff and management has no courtesy -at all. Besides it’s no value for money and cleanliness of the utensils is not at an acceptable level.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank saran617
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

This a must visit restaurant in Cairo, the location, the view, the staff and the food are amazing, start with Lobster soup and grilled octopus, the Risotto with Mushroom and steak are to die for, Pasta is great but we tried the lasagna it was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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31 October 2018|
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Response from SamehAgha | Reviewed this property |
I always went for dinner, it was not allowed, never seen kids. But I don’t know for breakfast or lunch
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6 October 2018|
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Yes they do
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