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Chef Khalil

) #22 of 29 Restaurants in Aswan ££ - £££ Seafood, , Mediterranean
Sharia al Souk | End of souk near train station, Aswan, Egypt
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Egyptian, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Sharia al Souk | End of souk near train station, Aswan, Egypt
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11 - 20 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2016

Came here for dinner with friends and we all loved it. Food was very tasty and service excellent. You get what you pay for and we left very satisfied.

Thank TravellingMan333
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The prices went too high and the quality isn`t as it was long time ago , the place is too small for a restaurant , only the location is good because it`s walking distance from the train station

Thank Kerylos A
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Excellent fish food in this small, unpretentious restaurant in the city suq/bazar. Fresh fish, friendly atmosphere, good food very honestly priced, which made me love even the plastic furniture and the 'naive' decor of the place! recommended to anyone that values quality over formality.

Thank aurora s
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Just ate at this restaurant and were given an English menu with at least FIVE times the price than one in Arabic (we later perused one given to our Egyptian neighbors). The waiter tried to ingratiate himself in the beginning by saying (w a wink)...More

1  Thank roadtoad2000
Reviewed 1 February 2016

good fish resturant, clean , very fast services, but they cook useing aswan way diffrent from alexandria way recomend "bolty"

Thank Moustafa Y
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This restaurant has two menus. One is a rip-off for foreigners, and one is a standard one for locals. We were caught out. The food was reasonable, but the rip-off is tremendous. It's not worth the price, and it's not worth going when this means...More

1  Thank markh582016
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

After 2 days here I'm beginning to think that Aswan is the Egyptian capital of food. Chief Khalil's Seafood Restaurant does not disappoint. Try the fried and grilled calamari, grilled shrimp, tagin, buri singeri or with olive oil & lemon and whatever else is fresh...More

Thank Paulina R
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I went to this restaurant based on other recommendations, briefly the display was discouraging the fish, shrimp and calamari were not fresh at all, and even looked yellowish in color! Aswan is famous for its fresh fish from Lake Nasser, this fish in display was...More

1  Thank AmrAttia
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We went to this place when we were in town two years ago. The quality of the food was as good as it was then. Don't miss their fish and potatoes as it stops short from being heavenly!

Thank The_Egyptian_Couple
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Very friendly place. 2 menus one per kg and the other platters .be aware. Prices are good. Pleasant We tried grilled shrimps and it was delicious. Small place like any other restaurant in Aswan

Thank Mahdy C
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  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Egyptian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharia al Souk | End of souk near train station, Aswan, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Aswan
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