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Maxime Restaurant

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Khaled Ibn Alwaleed Street, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2386315
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Luxor, Egypt
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

We are here after being recommended by anther guest in our hotel and we're glad we took their advice. This little restaurant offered a restricted menu due to the time of year (February is very quiet for tourism) but nevertheless what was offered was perfect. Fresh food, such friendly and attentive service and an all round super meal. Watch out... More 

Thank Ellie B
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2016

The guy waiting our table was super friendly - though I felt sorry for him as he was the only person serving and the kitchen is on a different floor, so he kept having the run up and down stairs. The food was fine but uninspiring. A mix of Middle Eastern and European that seems clearly designed to cater for... More 

Thank Blair32
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Maxime is a lovely Restaurant with great food and friendly and warm-hearted service. I really liked the look of the building inside and out and the big choice of food, prices were good as well :)

Thank Loora R
Leicester England
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105 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015

It is ten years since I was last in Luxor and regularly ate here. Little has changed except we are all older. This lovely restaurant has just reopened after a short closure due to the lack of tourists. The service as usual was perfection, as was the food, which is a reasonable price. If you want something ask, if possible... More 

Thank dave-the-wath
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015

lovely staff always fresh food takes a bit longer for fresh food but worth the wait only soft drinks available

Thank hazel1956_13
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2015

Every time we visit Egypt (and that's regularly), we make time to eat here and have got to know the owners well. The food is delicious and excellent value for money. You'll get a taste of good Egyptian cuisine and the shish tawouk is really mouthwatering. Go for the Tahina as a starter - frankly, can't get enough of it!... More 

Thank DevonLioness
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2014

We have been visiting Luxor for 15 years now and we eat in Maxime's 5 or 6 times on a 2 week trip ! It has the best steak with or without pepper sauce I have ever tasted anywhere in the world !! The staff are very friendly and the survive is good too. This time our twin girls were... More 

1 Thank Fiona O
King George, Virginia
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2014

Unimpressed with our hotel's lunch and dinner menu & wanting to spread our tourism dollars around Luxor, we decided to see what else we could find in the vicinity. We stumbled upon Maxime (it was one of the places open at 4pm during Ramadan) and are so glad that we did. We ate there three of four nights! Our favorite... More 

Thank pacavacova
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2014

A great selection of food (so good we ate their twice), attentive service and great value for money. Definitely recommended!

1 Thank Bekkah H
SW Scotland
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2014

My husband and I visited Maxime's last week. We had used this many times over the years. This year there were few visitors and we felt this had really affected the quality of the restaurant. Nasser is a charming fellow and did advise us on what to eat but we were very limited. This is a difficult time in Luxor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $21
International, Mediterranean, European, Egyptian
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khaled Ibn Alwaleed Street, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: +20 95 2386315
Our Restaurant Maxime was created in 1995 by Sara (French) and her husband Mahmoud (Egyptian). We have 2 floors : 1st non-smoking - 2nd smoking allowed

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