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Africa Restaurant

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Main street West Bank | Gezira, Luxor, Egypt
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in a large group (11) and dined here one night after touring. The food was delicious and the staff is very attentive. We all enjoyed our meals and the night air of Luxor as we dined on the outdoor deck area (although you might prefer to be indoors if it's a busy night and more noisy).

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were shown this rooftop restaurant by our local hotel and not only did we have a lovely meal we enjoyed the fabulous views of the Nile. A must if you are staying on the West Bank. I had the fish and my husband the chicken. Great service although a tad expensive in comparison to other restaurants but the views... More 

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Thank Linda M
Luxor, Egypt
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of West Banks very good offers. 2 min from The Public Ferry. A wonderful view. A huge selction of egyptian specialities to very fair prices. A great staff. A huge selection of beverage icl. beer and wine. Enjoy a great meal here. Bon Appetit

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Thank Berit B
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dining choices on the West Bank are limited. Africa affords great views from its rooftop terrace, and the food is solid. I had a beef tangine, which came with various accompaniments. It could have used a bit more spice to my taste, but otherwise was a decent choice on this side of the river. The total meal came under... More 

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Thank JNelsonRedSoxFan
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with friends. Great set meal with more than we could finish. Great food, great service, great view across the Nile. Will be going again in March.

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Thank Martinp2901
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

4 of us went to this restaurant after reading reviews on TA Easy to find after getting off the boat, maybe a 5-8 min walk Food offered was a selection of starters (mezze) which was good, followed by a choice of mains, all of which came with potatoes in a sauce, white beans and rice The restaurant offers beer and... More 

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Thank DevonfamilyBL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with a group here. Friendly service, delicious food. Great views. Loved the fried eggplant, vegetable tagine and the rice.

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Thank Peter S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Superb food and excellent view over the nile attentive staff fans over tables good value for money cold drinks

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Thank chiddy53
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We came here during our three day tour of Egypt and it was a welcome stop from the heat. Although it is an open topped restaurant it has full shade and some form of air con to keep you cool. The service was very friendly and there was loads of food that kept coming out, more than we could and... More 

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Boise
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We went to a couple of places in the West Bank. The other was the Crocodile. The Africa restaurant was clearly the better of the two. The curried chicken was very good. The other main dishes were good. Side salads were average. Quantities were huge (We only ordered 3 plates for 5 of us and still had leftovers). The food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street West Bank | Gezira, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor

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