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The Roof

Karnak St. | 4th floor, above Snack Time, Luxor, Egypt
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
24 Feb 2018
“Great view for the Nile”
30 Apr 2018
“The restaurant on the roof is amazing”
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Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Egyptian, Halal
££ - £££
Karnak St. | 4th floor, above Snack Time, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We did not stay at the hotel, but we did have dinner at the restaurant on the roof. And it was incredible. Not only was the atmosphere and view of Luxor temple and the Nile impressive, so was the food! They have a large menu...More

Thank KurtR1708
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

The Top restaurent, over the roof of saint Joseph hotel on nile corniche of Luxor , has a great panoramic view or the nile.. wide variety of food. Average price for dinner per person 10-15€ 150-200 EGP Very quite. And welcoming hosts..

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank nevines2015
Reviewed 15 March 2016

You have to visit just for the view. Food is good but the view is best! Luxor Temple views and night time is really lovely... go...

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank luxorlight
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Located on the 4th floor of the same building that houses Snacktime, The Roof is every bit as good as we remember from our last visit 2 years ago. The atmosphere is laid back and cosmopolitan with both locals and tourists enjoying the unrivaled views...More

Date of visit: April 2013
1  Thank mediaskills
Reviewed 23 February 2013

If you don't what to do in the night of Luxor. Just go to The Roof earlier and find a table. Enjoy Shisha and Luxor temple sound light show.

Date of visit: February 2013
1  Thank Yijing z
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Great view, decent place. The quality of the food is ok, not stellar. Some of us had chicken which apparently was more tasty than the lamb chops. Indeed the service is slow, but we were not in a hurry.

Thank Jacques B
Reviewed 24 July 2012

found food average-nothing to write home about.seems to be as popular with locals as well as few tourists who know about it

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank sbboss
Reviewed 28 April 2012

Directly opposite Luxor temple on the 4th floor this outdoor restaurant has amazing views. The food is also excellent although the service was slow. We waited 15 minutes for food despite being the only ones eating (it was 2:30pm). No Aircon, you rely on the...More

Date of visit: April 2012
Thank nziain
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Our first night in Luxor we wanted a room with a view, and this delivers. My husband had the lamb chops, and I as always chose chicken. The food was good, the restaurant was busy with egyptians and tourists eating there, always a good sign....More

Date of visit: April 2012
Thank Annabel054
Reviewed 11 March 2012

This is a great restaurant. The best view in Luxor, is from this 4th floor rooftop coffee shop and restaurant right opposite the temple. Egyptians and tourists both use this restaurant and the young man who manages this restaurant is really friendly and efficient. We...More

Date of visit: November 2011
1  Thank creativewoman5
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
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Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karnak St. | 4th floor, above Snack Time, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
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