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3 H, Beside Ebaid Market, El Gouna, Egypt
01001025117
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Amazing food

The service is amazing, the free crackers with the sauces they offer when you first sit is just amazing, everything we ordered tasted super, nothing we ordered was bad!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Alexandria, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The service is amazing, the free crackers with the sauces they offer when you first sit is just amazing, everything we ordered tasted super, nothing we ordered was bad!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The food tasted so good. We ordered: 2 Beef Oyster Sauce, coconut rice, noodles, 2 spring rolls and a pan of shrimps with pineapples and coconut sauce, when we split the check, we payed a 100 each and we were 4 people. Prices are relatively moderate. Excellent service.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

We were very disappointed. The food was ok but the service very poor. All the other restaurants we have visited have been excellent & the staff very friendly so this came as a bit of a shock. Have had better Thai food back home : (

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Having visited Thailand last autumn we were prepared to be disappointed but we were very pleasantly surprised at the authenticity of the food. The chef is from Thailand which is apparent when you taste the dishes. We skipped the starters and just ordered main courses but massively over ordered. Generous portions cooked as spicy as you request. Service was good... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Had been told by friends that this is THE place to eat. Such a shame. The papadoms were toasted and burnt The chicken tikka masala was SO HOT it was more like a vindaloo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We always eat here when in El Gouna as its such good valu and terrific, authentic Thai food. We had chicken skewers and Thai pancake rolls and red curry and sticky rice washed down with some delicious local white wine. The curries and rice cost an unbelievable 39LE each and the starter are around 20LE. Its always popular here but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This restaurant always delivers the goods. Beautiful, tasty Thai food at very reasonable prices, and we liked it so much we went back for a 2nd visit within a few days. It's nice that you can choose how spicy you want your food, and the service is good. I don't think we can go to El Gouna and not visit... More 

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cairo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

One of the best Asians restaurants i have been to, food is fine and tasty, prices is reasonable for a restaurant in El Gouna, food is so spicy, u have to tell your waiter about how spicy you want, mild for them was damn hot for me..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

The White Elephant in El Gouna serves the most delicious Thai food and is such good value for money.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 3 H, Beside Ebaid Market, El Gouna, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  El Gouna
  • Phone Number: 01001025117

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