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Sequoia

#28 of 3,345 Restaurants in Cairo
#28 of 3,948 Places to Eat in Cairo
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Sushi, Egyptian
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53, Abou El Feda St., | Zamalek, Cairo 11211, Egypt
53, End of Abu El Feda St. Zamalek
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12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Dessert, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 276
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  • 229
    Very good
  • 65
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Sequoia Resturant

It was a nice experience, the atmosphere was nice and the place was clean. The service was good, food was delicious. Drinks were perfect. One should make a reservation in advance to make sure there is a place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
IbtisSam29
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Cairo, Egypt
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Scenic view
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Location - ideal, food - great, service - impeccable. One can find a cheaper place in Cairo, but hardly one with a better ambiance.

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Cairo, Egypt
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

It was a nice experience, the atmosphere was nice and the place was clean. The service was good, food was delicious. Drinks were perfect. One should make a reservation in advance to make sure there is a place.

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Cairo, Egypt
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

The place is spacious, the food is great, the variety of the food options. The view is amazing and being located directly on the nile makes the weather beautiful all year long.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Wandered in for lunch and liked it so much we came back again in the evening for dinner. Located on the very tip of Zamalek with open air views of the bifurcated Nile coming back together, the place is obviously a favourite of Cairo's trendy middle classes. Quiet during lunch, with a gathering of 'women who lunch' as well as... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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111 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Having enjoyed a meal here with friends on our last visit to Cairo two years ago we decided to return. As it was a Monday night we did not book in advance and arrived about 9pm. The steward at the door told us they were full and s table would only be available at 10pm We said this was fine,... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The place has the potential to be amazing. If your there when the weather is nice you get a 360 view of the nile, great location and view. The food is quite good, Middle Easter cuisine, they have sheesha which can ruin the mood for you if you dont like it. The service was the problem when we were there,... More 

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UrbaneRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Sequoia, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. However, we are very sorry that you did not enjoy your time at Sequoia. Please send us your number in a message on Facebook as upper management would like to contact you in order to know more about your experience. Have a great day, Sequoia More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Defenetly the best dining & sisha place in Cairo! Love the wiev on the Nile whilst the sisha masters are taking care every 5 minutes you get the best experience! Not to mention the delicious starters, never made it to get a main course though, as I just love the nice grilled Halumni chese with some humus, calamari, etc...I could... More 

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UrbaneRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Sequoia, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your kind words! We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience at Sequoia. Come over again soon and try more of our delicious menu items! Have a splendid day, Sequoia More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

It was really very nice place .. It's my first time to go there .. The best thing is the view and the food was very tasty but the service was not very good .. The beverage take so long time to come to you .. The food order came to us faster than the beverage order ?!! And not... More 

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UrbaneRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Sequoia, responded to this review

Hello, We are very saddened to know that you did not fully enjoy your experience at Sequoia. Please send us your phone number in a Facebook message as upper management would like to contact you in order to know more about your experience and get feedback. Have a wonderful day, Sequoia. More 

Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Enjoy one of Cairo's most popular eating establishments. Located in Zamalek it features a good menu plus alcohol is available. River Nile is adjacent.

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UrbaneRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Sequoia, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you again soon! Have a delightful day, Sequoia More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Sequoia is a must visit place if you ever been to Zamalek. I would especially recommend water melon juice. Thanks to manager Ahmed Hanefy for great care and service.

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UrbaneRestaurants, Public Relations Manager at Sequoia, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feeback, we highly appreciate it! We are also glad that you enjoyed the ambiance at Sequoia. We hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Sequoia More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 53, Abou El Feda St., | Zamalek, Cairo 11211, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 53, End of Abu El Feda St. Zamalek

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean, Sushi, Egyptian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?