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Kebabgy

#73 of 3,366 Restaurants in Cairo
#73 of 3,961 Places to Eat in Cairo
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3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo, Egypt
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Restaurant situated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah hotel. Mostly patronised...
Restaurant situated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah hotel. Mostly patronised by locals and VIPs.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
An elegant evening for two

The atmosphere of this location is serene and private. An excellent place for a couple to escape for the evening.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

The atmosphere of this location is serene and private. An excellent place for a couple to escape for the evening.

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Kababgy in Arabic means the person who make Kabab. So when you dine there you must taste The Local Kabab and other barbecue lamp. The food is delicious. Kababgy is one of my favourite restaurants in Cairo. The service is excellent. And staff are very friendly. I strongly recommend it. Enjoy. . .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Food is awesome. Amazing grilled plates. Atmosphere and view are superb. Service is good. A great dining experience in the heart of the river nile.

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The food at this place was excellent. Kebab grill was delicious and well seasoned. Nice spot right close to our hotel and very reasonable prices. A good intro to Egyptian food! Nice sitting outside overlooking the Nile

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san luis obispo, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Excellent hotel dining!! Get the mixed grill, cooked at your table, and the combination appetizer. Very reasonable. Under order as the portions are very big. Open from noon to midnight, serving lunch and dinner. Do not miss this restaurant!

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Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I like the view on the beach , and the song was very good, as well as the food. There is no thing i dont like on Kebabgy.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Every time I go to Cairo this is one of the first places I visit. The service is spotty. The food is good and plain - traditional grilled meats. But it is in the middle of the Nile! You are surrounded by the Nile and views of Cairo. I'm always amazed at being where I am. It's not the fanciest... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Our group sat at the riverbank and enjoyed traditional Middle Eastern fare freshly made with excellent service. I recommend ordering the kebab grill platter which is served sizziling hot on a small fire on the table. Traditional musicians entertained us while we ate.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Nice location practically inside the nile Outdoor area is way better than indoor Food overall is not delicious and service is really bad (maybe cz we visited on a Friday and it was full)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

we ate here and the food was great! Great meat choices. A must! we were a family of 8 and ate very well here. everything they brought to us was delish! Thanks for the great food!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 El Thawra Council Street, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian

Description

Restaurant situated in Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah hotel. Mostly patronised by locals and VIPs.

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