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The Blue Restaurant

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12 Ahmed Ragheb Street | Garden City, Cairo 11511, Egypt
0227980000
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

It was good We had the beef tendorline, rositto de mare and prawn chowder soup The beef was great, well cooked Overall i like it

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Thank Mohamed E
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Let me be honest that the blue is the type of restaurant that has no stunning view overseeing the city or the nile or even the building next door. However.. However the type of experience you find in this place is absolutely outstanding! True 5 stars service Extremely friendly staff without being too overwhelming Great cozy vibes which is excellent... More 

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Thank Mohamed E
Alexandria, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

The Blue Restaurant at the Nile Kempinski Hotel in Cairo is a great ,cozy place serving great Italian recipes . If you feel like enjoying good ,tasty ,Grandma food with an exquisite Italian flair ,give it a try ! The tomato soup I ordered was extremely tasty ,filling ,and enjoyable .The main course of beef tenderloin was overwhelmingly juicy ,tender... More 

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Thank Karim H
Lima, Peru
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Menu is based on Italian dishes. Very nice food are dishes related with seafood. There are some good wine choices.

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Thank Alonso D
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

We had just come from airport. We had a steak and chicken, both excellent. Meal, wine, +6%, +22%...still reasonable for quality.

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Thank DandG2015
Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

As we were staying at the hotel and wanted a change from Egyptian food we opted for an easy meal here. For our 530egp we had a lovely plate of gnocchi and the seafood risotto preceded by a shared plate of bruschetta - they also supplied a small plate of bread and dips plus a small plate of smoked salmon... More 

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Thank kiwi-traveller-PS
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

I don't mind the average food but the horrible indifferent SLOW service is TOO MUCH. Maybe Kempinski needs to have a corporate customer service standards class for all their employees because they are WAY OFF THE MARK by international standards.

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Thank venusbirth
Abu Dhabi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

I had breakfast here everyday during my two-week stay in October 2015 - good variety and high quality

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Alexandria, Egypt
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is of quite cozy and quiet atmosphere. The food is good with small portions, still not that yummy considering its highly-priced menu. It's good for a change if you're in the mood!

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Thank Ashraf_AbdelAziz
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Having stayed at the Kempinski Nile you find this place on their mezzanine floor. And we had breakfast here most days. This is served 6:30 onwards till 11. Their tables for two are a bit large and you have to talk loud to make yourself heard by your companion across the table (and others all around!). May be the waiters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Ahmed Ragheb Street | Garden City, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 0227980000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?