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Oriental Kebabgy

Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
+20 97 2316000
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good5%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
14 May 2017
“Nice restaurant and view”
11 Apr 2017
“Worst meal of our entire life”
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Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Halal
££ - £££
Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Located in the historic Sofitel Old Cataract in Aswan this restaurant has benefited from a recent revamp of the property. The decor inside is tasteful Egyptian and these is a great outside area for daytime or sunset dining. Dishes I had were the Kibbeh and...More

Thank fearsomepuppy
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This review is hard to even put into words. This meal was so bad that the only positive may have been the complimentary dip and the humus(which isn't hard to do). Our other starter was bland and average. But the mains were were the problems...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

All Aswan' people talk about this restaurant it is famous of all the grilled meat and has a very tasty food its price is very cool indeed

Thank George W
Reviewed 10 April 2016

we had typical Egyptian food, which was delicious, on the first evening kebab on the second evening ( we stood 8 nights in Sofitel Legend old cataract ) lamp chops and mixed grill. The staff was extreme friendly and helpfull. The view over the nile...More

Thank Tacoli
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We had a delicious meal in this beautiful restaurant and couldn't resist dining alfresco-even on a windy March evening. Service was impeccable. The entire evening was perfect!

Thank fkmcja
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Very impressed by food here, much better than at 1902. I had a really unusual fish tagine and Egyptian beer, and I enjoyed it very much.

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Being a frequent visitor to the kebabgy in Cairo's Sofitel I was a bit disappointed to find it very different in Aswan, there was only one waiter in the whole restaurant, however he was doing his best, the charcoal grill was not working and all...More

Thank msk_900
Reviewed 15 June 2015

The Oriental Kebabgy is one of the restaurants / menus available at the Old Cataract - so food, service and setting were fabulous. Spicy king prawns were very good

Thank allyel14
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We entered this restaurant with high expectations. Initially undecided as to whether to sit overlooking the Nile on the beautiful terrace, or to sit inside, we quickly chose the latter to escape the heat. We ordered two orange juices which took around 15 minutes to...More

Thank jppr1est
Reviewed 27 January 2015

This is one of the 3 excellent restaurants in the Sofitel/Cataract complex. We ate here a few times during our stay. The menu is broadly speaking structured into hot and cold mezze and then grilled meats and fish or tagines/casseroles. We did not have one...More

Thank IntrepidHector
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Aswan
  • Phone Number: +20 97 2316000
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