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Africa Restaurant

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Main street West Bank | Gezira, Luxor, Egypt
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place offers good food, not complicated and very tasty. The set menu offer good choices. Located on the less touristy west bank, with a nice view of the Nile and the east bank. We stayed in Luxor for 3 days and came here for dinner everyday. The manager Tayeb, who's our friend now, was an awesome host and we... More 

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148 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was delicious and I was so glad that our guide recommended here! All we had to pay for was drinks so I think it was part of our package. This was a lovely meal and I would come here again

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Thank KayTank
Perth
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Came here for dinner our first night in Luxor.. Has a great view. The service was good but the food lacked taste. We each ordered. Schwarzwald,me beef my son had chicken.. Neither had any real taste, both were bland. The tahini was watery. The only dish with any taste was the tomato based soup for starters.

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Thank Lovetotravel1618
Tampa, Florida, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

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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Thank Jenni K
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

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
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

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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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

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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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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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89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 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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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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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
Egyptian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups
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?