Prime Sahel Guide

Everybody’s in Sahel this time of year – chilling on the beach, tanning, staying up late, getting boozy, and getting very hungry. We’ve got the ultimate guide to getting fed in Sahel this summer, with a round-up of dining spots to satisfy your every craving. There’s really no shortage of places to stuff your face – we have everything from sushi to burgers to breakfast, and everything in between.


Andrea, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt

Location: El Hammam, 64 KM, and Hacienda

Contact: El Hammam: 01001185833 | Hacienda: 01003531000

Working Hours: 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

North Coast’s Andrea branch still stands the test of time- and never fails to amaze us. You can visit their timeless branch at kilo 64, near El-Hammam or its more modern Hacienda reincarnation for an unforgettable grill or an oriental breakfast.


El-Tekkia, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt

Location: Sahel Alex Road, KM 66, in front of Suez Canal Resort

Contact: Sahel Alex Road: 01005532144, 01098881560, 01098881570

Working Hours: 1:00 PM – 3:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Another famous venue that has stood the test of time in Sahel is El-Tekkia, offering a variety of oriental dishes that will satisfy your raging stomach after a long day of drinking on the beach.

Mori Sushi and Grill

Mori Sushi, Marassi, Diplo, Hacienda, The Platform, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt

Location: Marassi, Diplo, Hacienda, and The Platform

Contact: Marassi: 01273018900 | Diplo: 01227336116 | The Platform: 01226500991 | Hotline: 16885

Working Hours: Marassi: 2:00 PM – 2:00 AM | Diplo: 2:00 PM – 2:00 AM | Hacienda: 4:00 PM – 2:00 AM | The Platform: 5:00 PM – 3:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

For all the sushi lovers out there – you’re really spoiled for choice. Make sure to visit Mori Sushi in either Hacienda, Diplo, or Marassi to indulge in Japan’s finest cuisine. For the slightly lazier sushi-addicts – don’t worry, they deliver too.


Makani, Marina 5, Diplo 3, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marina 5: Next to Maxim Inn, and Diplo 3

Contact: Marassi: 01229001227, 0129001235 | Diplo 3:01229001238 | Delivery: 16669

Working Hours: Marina 5: 10:00 AM – 4:00 AM | Diplo 3: 11:00 AM – 3:00 AM

Links: Links | Facebook

Looking to cure your vicious hangover? Makani offers the ultimate experience: coffee, a light breakfast, and a chill a3da where you can hide from the sun and all the noise. They offer sushi too, and won’t judge you for wearing your sunglasses indoors.

The Smokery

The Smokery, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi

Contact: Marassi: 01203335903

Working Hours: 05:00 PM to 3:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

The Smokery is back this year again after a very successful summer season last year. A more upscale dining experience, Smokery offers fine dining and gorgeous views.

La Bodega

La Bodega, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt

Location: Marassi

Contact: Marassi: 01027761614

Working Hours: 12:00 PM – 3:00 AM

Links: Facebook

Italian cuisine stalwart La Bodega promises good food, a wide selection of cocktails, and a rotation of DJs set to have you on your feet all night long. What more can we ask for? BRING ON THE PARTAAY!

Café BlancCafe Blanc, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi

Contact: Marassi: 01000024037

Working Hours: 12:00 PM – 7:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Lebanese food, great shisha, and an amazing view – a pretty fabulous combination, to be honest. Come down to Café Blanc and have a “floating” experience in a vibrant, technicolour environment. Not to be missed.


Sailors Lounge & Grill, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi

Contact: Marassi: 01098766662

Working Hours: 12:00 PM – 3:00 AM

Links: Menu | Instagram

Experience what it truly means to have a chilling morning or a fine dine experience on the beach with Sailors this summer in their establishment in Marassi. Food and Shisha on the beach? HELL TO THE YEAH.

BaysideBayside, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Hacienda Bay

Contact: Hacienda Bay: 01279898966

Working Hours: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM

Links: Facebook

Dining out with your loved ones, with a jaw-dropping view of every shade of blue? YES PLEASE! Bayside offers a unique dining experience in Hacienda Bay this summer in Sahel. Who said you can’t get a perfect tan while indulging on tasty culinary dishes?

Tutti MatiiTutti Matti, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi

Contact: Marassi: 011 2800 0200

Working Hours: 5:00 PM – 5:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Italy has given us pizza, pasta, and Monica Bellucci. Unfortunately, only two of those are in Sahel this year (you’re missing out, Monica). As sad as we are at her absence, we’re still excited to eat all the pizza and pasta that Tutti Matti can offer. Definitely time to eat our feelings.



Location: Sea 55, between Amwaj and Blumar


Working Hours: 11 PM – 5:00 AM

Links: Facebook

New on the scene this year, Mistiqa offers delicious Egyptian Mediterranean cuisine; meat fresh from the grill, world-famous molokheya, and Egyptian bread – baked right in front of you.

Tamara Lebanese Bistro

Tamara Lebanese Bistro, Marassi, Hacienda, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi, Hacienda

Contact: Marassi: 01273016700 | Hacienda: 01273017300

Working Hours: Marassi: 2:00 PM – 2:00 AM | Hacienda: 4:00 PM – 4:00 AM

Link: Menu | Facebook

Are you craving something a little bit Lebanese today? We can’t offer you Mia Khalifa, but if you head down to Tamara’s Lebanese Bistro you can indulge in the best of what Lebanon has to offer your tastebuds, now open at Hacienda Bay’s Lakeyard and Marassi.

One Oak – Steak and Sushi Bar

One Oak, 550 Complex, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: 550 Complex, 3KM before Diplo 3

Contact: 550 Complex: 01212998944

Working Hours: 6:00 PM – 5:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

One Oak Steak and Sushi Bar is the place to satisfy your hungry, tanned bodies after a long day at the beach, offering – you guessed it! – steak and sushi. Stop by their restaurant (located in the 550 Complex, before Diplo 3) and enjoy a cheeky foodgasm.


Meat Egypt, Marassi, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi

Working Hours: 24 hours

Contact: Facebook | Instagram

Feeling peckish after crisping in the sun, craving a shisha in the warm weather, or wanting to wash down the alcohol after that glorious party that kept rocking till 4 in the morning?MEÆT offers delicious american cuisine around the clock during your stay in Sahel. So don’t worry about sobering up afterwards, we’ve got you covered.

Mince Burgers

Mince Burgers, Marassi, Hacienda, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi, Hacienda, and Hacienda Bay.

Contact: Marassi: 01273018600 | Hacienda Bay: 01223000622 | Hacienda: 01273018300

Working Hours: 2:00 PM – 2:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Big, fat, juicy burgers and loaded waffle fries are definitely what you’re going to need after that swim in Sahel’s very turquoise sea – and Mince definitely has your back (and your stomach). Now available in Marassi, Hacienda Bay and Hacienda.

Patties Burger

Patties Burger, Diplo 3, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Diplo 3

Contact: Diplo 3: 01100031322

Working Hours: 12:00 PM – 3:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Burgers are all the rage in Sahel this year so why not stop by Patties for a quick lunch before catching some UV rays? Also, if you’re a Game of Thrones fan, treat yourself to the Targaryen – if you dare.

Bob’s Hot Dogs

Bob's Hot Dogs, Marassi, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Marassi, and Hacienda Bay

Working Hours: 4:00 PM – 4:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Everyone’s favourite Hotdog stand has made its way from Gouna to Sahel! This time around, it’s located in Marassi and Hacienda Bay. If you are feeling peckish after hitting the beach or want a light snack then Bob’s Hot Dogs is definitely the place to go. Even better if you grab one after a night out – really hits the spot.


Bubbilicious, Lake Yard, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay

Working Hours: 4:00 PM – 4:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

In Sahel and looking for a breakfast spot before going to the beach? Bubblicious is the place to be! Open now in Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay – you can enjoy their variety of omelettes, french toasts, and pancakes! (Yum, pancakes)


Kozbara, Diplo 3, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Diplo 3

Contact: Diplo 3: 01099762388

Working Hours: 12:00 PM – 08:00 PM

Links: Facebook

Kozbara has moved away from being a catering service and have opened their own restaurant. Think very Egyptian, mama-style comfort food.

Gringo’s Burrito Grill

Gringo's, Lake Yard, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay

Links: Menu | Facebook

To bring out the tiny drunk Mexican man living inside all of us, visit Gringo’s Burrito Grill in Hacienda Bay this summer to treat your tummy to some delicious (if spicy) treats.


Kazouza, Lake Yard, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay

Working Hours: 4:00 PM – 4:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Every Maadian’s favourite hangout spot is now available in Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay! Get the street cred of eating food from a truck on the street without any of the food poisoning.


Kcal, Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay

Contact: Hotline: 19718

Links: Menu | Facebook

Healthy eaters, rejoice! Your favorite healthy fast food place Kcal is opening in Sahel this summer in Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay. Don’t worry about counting calories, because they’re here to serve the most delicious healthy food you can find during your stay there.


Labomba, Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay

Contact: Lakeyard: 01110044900, 01110044911

Links: Menu | Facebook

All the way from Cairo, the Dokki-based pizzeria Labomba sets shop in Lakeyard, Hacienda Bay this summer! So, treat your tastebuds to all the Italian goods you can get your hands on.

TBS – The Bakery Shop

TBS, Diplo 3, Sahel (North Coast), Egypt.

Location: Diplo 3

Contact: Diplo 3: 01119087878

Working Hours: 7:00 AM – 12:00 AM

Links: Menu | Facebook

Wanting to catch those summer rays and don’t have time to sit and have proper breakfast? Then pick up TBS‘ freshly baked goods on your way to the beach at the entrance of Diplo. They sometimes have a man selling baked goodies on the beach (a la Freska) – if you see him, run fast as he gets accosted very quickly. (He also kind of likes being chased on the beach by your drunken ass)

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