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Porto Sono

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New Corniche, Near Al Mawqaf Al Eqlimy, Aswan, Egypt
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Cairo, Egypt
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Even though they offer a'la carte dinner and lunch, I would rather recommend the open buffet. A good choice of fish, beef and chicken along with several vegetable, rice and pasta dishes. Mostly fresh and quite tasty. A nice salad bar but a not so good choice of desserts. The price of LE 75.00 per person must be considered as... More 

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Thank MohamedShirin
maassluis
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95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Porto sono is located along the river nile from the restaurant you will have a great view over the river nile ..the food is delicious with great flavour and spices and it tastes lovely the staff are very friendly and helpful

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Thank xxlw57
Egypt
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

The place is quiet and comfortable, the sunset view is superb don't miss it. Free WiFi available. They offer different cuisines (Oriental, Italian...etc). I ordered seafood pizza (medium size) it was tasty. The prices are reasonable and they accept the Credit Card.

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Thank Tarek S
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

I was asking about a place to hangout and eat dinner. I went there and I found out that the restaurant is not the same place with the rest of the coffee area. I would have liked to eat and drink and smoke Sheesha in the same place. Food was not bad but was not what I expected for the... More 

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Thank Shereef K
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

If you are only dying hungry go there. bad quality of food. we oreded fajita sandwich & he brought hamburger! I spend 3 days in Aswan eating from Mac! becouse its my best choice but not healthy choice.

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Thank Saleh S
London, United Kingdom
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447 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

The Porto Sono is a great choice if you are looking a place with decent food and a nice view. The buffet option is great, with a large variety of dishes. The place is clean, the food is fresh and the service was really good. Overall, highly recommended

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Thank RLuiz
Nottingham
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016

After seeing Porto Sono on Tripadvisor we decided to get in a taxi and head from our hotel. When we arrived the first impression is good. Clean and modern restaurant interior with lovely views of the Nile. After waiting over 10 minutes to be spoken to by any waiter (who were not busy at the time) we finally got a... More 

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Thank UKtoSharmelsheikh
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

When my sister and I go home to Aswan we treat our friends and family to Porto Sono all the time! We love the service, we love the food and we love scenic views! Will continue to go there as much as we can. It's also very affordable!

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Thank GihanMohamed
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

We went in a group of 7 and every single dish we ordered was nicely presented and tasted good. The prices are affordable compared to like wise restaurants.

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Thank Norhan H
Chicago, Illinois USA & Cairo, Egypt
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227 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2015

This is the best atmosphered, A/C'ed, modern restaurant in Aswan. It's a little ways off of the main Corniche north, but any taxi will know if you tell them

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Thank cairoegypt

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Corniche, Near Al Mawqaf Al Eqlimy, Aswan, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Aswan

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