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3 H, Beside Ebaid Market, El Gouna, Hurghada, Egypt
+20 100 102 5117
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denmark
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is cosy and the food tasty. We come here a lot when We visit el Gouna and the staff is Nice and the food is good. Try also the sushi here its really great

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Thank favrskov
Roermond, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievable bad ! Like the Egyptian economy the prices raised enormous and the quantity of food is 50 % reduced. We came here regularly for 7 years but tonight was for sure the LAST time. I advise all the people who come to Hurghada NOT to go to this place instead go for the descent Thai Garden outside the Marina.... More 

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Thank heinvdweijer
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Very very poor service and the salad with noodles has lemon and spices and I said without lemon those were the worst noodles I've tasted and I got the order 1 hour after I ordered.

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Thank Doaa K
Alexandria, Egypt
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank Shereef-Marzouk
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Noha15
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank TacHorsley
Honiton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank Hawkeyester
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank SouthWestElizabeth63
Surrey
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137 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 H, Beside Ebaid Market, El Gouna, Hurghada, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  Hurghada  >  El Gouna
  • Phone Number: +20 100 102 5117

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