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All 65 El Gouna Restaurants

Abu El Sid

Kafr, opposit oriental grill, El Gouna, Egypt
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Ranked #43 of 65 Restaurants in El Gouna
Cuisines: Egyptian
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Description: Telephone: (002) 010 383 9165
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English first
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Highly recommend this restaurant. Went with my husband and father-in-law. We all wanted vegetarian dishes - the waiter was very helpful and went through the options with us. We had all the food he chose for us and he did not disappoint. We didn't have any starters or desserts as there were so many main dishes we wanted to try....... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We loved the food we'r used to abu sid menu from maadi branch spot is great over the lagoon bridge but serious problem with aunts all over the plates and crawling over tables and guests didn't like hanging out despite the good spot

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I love Abu El Sid, be it in Gouna, Cairo, Dubai, etc. the food taste is always great with no compromise on quality and you get a very rich menu of Egyptian dishes. I love the Arabic decoration, furniture and music too.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

The place location was excellent yet some of the dishes were not the same quality of their other branches in cairo, service was excellent and overall price was avg

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Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

I can say having dinner at abou elseed was one of my worst experience I have ever had The staff were ok, the restaurant has a very depressing atmosphere I ordered a basic grilled chicken and it was terrible they don't even look or smell like chicken

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

We had reserved a table at the Oriental grill restaurant and we saw the sign of the restaurant and found the restaurant to be completely empty. We sat down at the table, ordered some drinks and the staff did not speak good english. The waiter did not understand what a "soda water" was. We then received the menu and realized... More

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Levanger, Norway
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

We were welcomed in good maners, but hen it all slowed down. The manager tried to describe the dishes for us, but I really don't think we understood eachother. The food came and tasted poor. And we love arabic food! Neither the mezze or the main courses impressed. We hade one half cooked wheal and one ordinary grilled chicken. Nothing... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

This restaurant had a nice traditional feeling to it, egyptian music and lovely traditional food, lot of variety as well. I recommend it to any person that goes to El Gouna

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Cairo, Egypt
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

the atmosphere is great and clean. the service is good my husband ordered koshari which was good but my fatta wasn't so good , the meat was very tough the prices are a bit higher than other higher quality restaurants

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UK
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202 reviews 202 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

We decided early on in our holiday that we would try this restaurant as it was not here when we last came six year previous and it was offering traditional Egyptian cuisine which we love. The location is good next to the water way and across from the oriental grill. It is only a short walk from the centre of... More

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