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“A good homemade breakfast”
Review of Dreams of Memnon - CLOSED

Dreams of Memnon
Price range: $1 - $20
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Fredrikstad, Norway
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124 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“A good homemade breakfast”
Reviewed January 28, 2012

We visited the Dreams of Memnons in july 2011, after a wonderful baloontrip over the city of Luxor to watch the sunrise we ended up eating a nice breakfast preperad specially for us with fresh food.
Mido and his father, his brothers made the start of the day wonderful for us.
This is local and special in a relaxing envoirement, simple but very nice:)
It is also a very good place to enjoy your sisha and a cup of tea or coffee

  • Visited July 2011
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Thank KariJ2
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Luxor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“= The place = for a proper lunch”
Reviewed November 24, 2011

We've tried a couple of restaurants around and can tell you, if you appreciate genuine smiles, calm and helpful people and homely atmosphere just as much as you appreciate good meal, this is the place. We've seen the kitchen and can confirm everything is freshly prepared, no stocks that have been waiting for us in the fridge. There's also an exposition of stone crafts that you can explore without common hassling and they can also set you up for a donkey ride after your meal :o)

  • Visited November 2011
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2 Thank Robajz
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Louth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Unbelieveably good food at budget prices.”
Reviewed December 7, 2010

The restaurant is directly opposite the Colossi of Memnon - an awesome view especially at night! When you arrive you'll be given a drink of either fresh lemon with mint or iced karcady. Then just leave the food choice to them! You'll get an assortment of salads, vegetables and meats, and also a dessert but way beyond the standard set menus. The presentation is like something in a Michelin star restaurant and the flavours are fantastic. We paid £5E each way for a taxi from the ferry to the restaurant (at £5E the taxi driver will agree to come back for you after your meal) We were charged £140E for the meal for 4 people! By far the cheapest and BEST meal we've had anywhere on the West Bank (and we've had lots!) They've also got a nice clean loo! and they even provide "OFF" spray for the mosquitos! The guys who run the restaurant are really friendly and helpful and you won't regret the visit.

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5 Thank barfow
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Portland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“The BEST food in all of Egypt!!!!!”
Reviewed November 29, 2010

We have been in Cairo, Alexandria, Aswan and Luxor...and this is by FAR the best Egyptian food we have eaten. Incredibly fresh...I would say that everything comes straight from the garden...lot's of fresh herbs...including basil. Favorites were the Aubergine salad, Kofta, baba ghaoung and vegetable tagen. As you arrive, they bring you a lemon-mint drink that is incredibly refreshing after a day of tomb/temple hopping. We went for lunch...and back for dinner. Worth the cab ride from the Nile. Also HALF the price of all the other restaurants....plus friendly service. I could not have been happier!

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3 Thank trishthedishpdx
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