Few things can complement a perfectly cooked and delicious meal… there is – of course – the people you’re with, or the atmosphere of the place you’re in, but we believe the cherry on top of a happy tummy is enjoying a beautiful view to go along with it.
The following restaurants are some of the best places around Cairo that offer both exquisite cuisine, as well as breathtaking views – and you know it’s going to be a good day when you enjoy the view as much as the food.
Location: Conrad Cairo Hotel, 1191 Nile Corniche, Cairo
Phone: 02 25808000
“Relax as you gaze out over the stunning Nile River and enjoy the friendly and efficient service at this casual Cairo restaurant. The contemporary décor and relaxed atmosphere make Solana the ideal venue for a family meal or informal dinner after a long day in Cairo.” – Conrad Cairo Website
Revolving restaurant – Cairo Tower
Location: Grand Nile Tower, Corniche El Nile Street, Garden City, Cairo
Phone: 02 23651234
Located on top of one of Egypt’s most renowned monuments, this restaurant towers over the whole city and has a constantly changing view. The restaurant revolves 360 degrees, showing you all of Cairo’s nooks and crannies along with providing you with a fine dining experience.
Fairmont Nile City – Saigon
Location: Nile City Towers – 2005 B, Corniche El Nil, Ramlet Beaulac, Cairo
Phone: 02 24619494
“The outlet’s contemporary design is decorated tastefully with distinct Asian touches, clean minimalist interior and walls covered in mother of pearl for an elegant dining experience. The wide floor-to-ceiling windows show off the dramatic Nile view.” – Fairmont Nile City website
Studio Misr, Azhar Park
Location: Azhar Park, Salah Salem.
Phone: 19002 , 02 25109151 , 02 25109156
Perfecting the oriental flavor in all aspects, Studio Misr provides live oriental music along with a gorgeously fitting setting. The glorious view atop of Azhar park adds just adds that much more beauty to a truly satisfying grill experience.
Location: Imperial Boat, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt, 55355
Phone: 0111 107 6699
A fresh new concept by The Lemon Tree & Co. T venue offers very chilled, laid back vibes with a beautiful view and a great menu.
Eat & Barrel
Location: 139 El Nil St, behind Four Seasons Hotel, Sunset boat, Giza
Phone: 0101 649 6999
Located on top of the Sunset boat on the Nile river, Eat & Barrel was successful to mix both dining and partying moods together. Serving a wide variety of delicious food and beverages, this place creates the perfect mood for a soothing experience.
Location: Garden City : Semiramis Intercontinental Hotel, Corniche El Nil
Phone: 0227988188 , 0227988000
Everyone loves Italian cuisine, and what better way to make the experience more enjoyable than adding a classy touch to a delightful meal. The view of the Nile, along with premium service, seal the deal for a truly enjoyable meal.
Location: Mostshar Moahmed Fahmi Elsayed Street, Cairo, Egypt, 11519
Phone: +20 2 27929443 – 01004986811
An international tapería, Dos Cañas is a casual but intimate spot for people to enjoy small shareable plates with their drinks, overlooking the beautiful Nile.
Location: 53 Abou El Feda St., Zamalek
Phone: 02 27350014
Two of the most popular spots for breakfast and drinks, located on the edge of the Zamalek island. Both Seqouia and Left Bank are known for their soothing atmosphere and great views of the Nile.
Mena House Oberoi, 139 Dining room
Location: Bab Al Louq, Abdin, Giza
Phone: 02 33773222
“139 our all day dining room with something for every taste. Set with informal, intimate seating arrangements, and breathtaking views of the pyramids and the landscaped gardens. The menu ranges from Middle Eastern to Indian classics, pan Asian and Western cuisine.” – MenaHouse website.
Mena House hotel is known to have the most astounding view of the Pyramids.
Location: 9 Rostom Street, Garden City, Cairo Capital Club Rooftop, Cairo, Egypt
Phone: +20 2 2792 9445 – 01004986811
Located on top of Cairo Capital Club, offering a classy dining experience on a high altitude overlooking the Nile – having a glamorous meal has never been offered in such a polished scene.
Pizza Hut Giza
Location: , El Haram 202 Pyramids St., Giza
This is no joke, a Pizza Hut branch in Giza secured a prime location right across from the pyramids. Although offering nothing different from the usual pizza you’re used to from any other Pizza Hut, the view is quite something. Pizza by the pyramids, what could be better?