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Abu Tig Marina | El-Gouna, El Gouna, Egypt
065/3549702/3/4
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Reservations
Late Night

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  • 48
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    Very good
  • 15
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  • 5
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Terrible service: 12% service charge added to bill (+10% tax)

Restaurant was completely empty as we turned up at 19.00, to be greeted by 'reservation?' No we didn't have one so we occupied a table for two. From start to finish the service was completely useless; dishes/cutlery just put in front of us with a scowl. OK, maybe the server did look like he'd... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
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  • Late Night
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Huddersfield
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

Restaurant was completely empty as we turned up at 19.00, to be greeted by 'reservation?' No we didn't have one so we occupied a table for two. From start to finish the service was completely useless; dishes/cutlery just put in front of us with a scowl. OK, maybe the server did look like he'd just been dragged in off the... More 

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Congleton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Went to La Scala for two evening meals as a break from hotel all inclusive menu. Had excellent pizza and tiramisu on first visit. Staff were very friendly and service was good. Paid second visit and had ravioli. Again very good service and an excellent meal.

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Cairo
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50 reviews 50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The reason I'm writing again is that this restaurant has a serious problem with service. We weren't staying at El Gouna, but at another region within Hurghada, and remembering the delicious food we had had a couple of months earlier, we decided to drive all the way there (about 40 mins) just to taste again that exquisite italian food. We... More 

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El Gouna, Egypt
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Offers a range of dishes you wont get like this in egypt. A bit overpriced, but u get a lot for your money, so actually a great deal. Small outside dining place can get a bit crowded.

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Cairo, Egypt
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Last year in the same Great Bairam holiday I could not find a table in La Scala, so this year I reserved a table for my family in La Scala a month before my visit to ElGouna. The menu is written with chalk on two boards one indoor and the other outdoor, which caused many questions to the waiters about... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We ordered fillet and chicken with honey sauce .... both were ordinary nothing special in them... the chicken was overcooked and dry but the sauce was great... fillet was good overall, after that we ordered ice cream (we found pieces of paper in it by the way ) and it was not special...also panna cotta was not good at all

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Cairo, Egypt
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Went there for dinner and had the beef fillet, cooked to a perfect medium. Very tender cut of meat, and perfectly seasoned. Comes with two different sauces, hand-cut potato wedges, and grilled peppers & courgettes. Wine selection is okay. Good tiramisu, but alcohol free.

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Cairo, Egypt
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We ordered two pasta plates, and other escalope plate, the pasta plates were delicious and very good portions, but the one with beef was too expensive (after adding taxes and service fees) The escalope wasn't good nor tasty at all I recommend it only if you want to eat pasta, chicken pasta is good and not too expensive

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Medway
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130 reviews 130 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The four cheese dish was a real surprise, with the flavour of the wine coming through the cooking. The same applied to the chicken dish. Not that we were searching for it, but there was no evidence of that trusty Italian dish, the pizza.

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Cairo, Egypt
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I went with my husband and we had 2 pasta dishes and both were very nicely cooked and served. The only drawback is the location, most of the tables are outdoor in a corridor between the shops.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Abu Tig Marina | El-Gouna, El Gouna, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  El Gouna
  • Phone Number: 065/3549702/3/4

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