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El Hussein Restaurant

Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2378335
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lentil soup” (14 reviews)
“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
“kofta” (7 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is more a local restaurant than a tourist restaurant and overall it serves basic but tasty Egyptian food at very reasonable prices. Good kebab and great hot pitta bread with mezze. Good place to eat within a budget. Service and English could be better

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was recommended by two people and food was good as told but service was not very good. Waiter could speak some English concerning menu only. When I asked when food was coming he was lost and became impatient like it was my fault for...More

Thank MSalmanF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant as it was opposite to our hotel, the Hilton. Very disappointed with the food. Set menu only. Wouldn't go back.

Thank maddiemoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was fresh and very tasty. It was, by far, the best lunch we had had in Egypt. Plenty to eat. Service was good.

Thank BecsterA59
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is simple, which means the focus is on the food. We found the food to be tasty and clean.

Thank lsbeck01
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The quality of the dishes was amazing and the quantity was too much. We ordered a number of dishes thinking that the portions would be small, but we were wrong. However, the food was too good to not eat!

Thank Iris_SF
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Completely dishonest restaurant. They have tourist priced menus and Egyptian priced menus. That I knew so I can deal with that but then they try to screw you on the bill by marking up items and adding a made up "tax". If your taxi driver...More

Thank crudman
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Nice, authentic Egyptian food. The staff werent very attentive and be careful when looking at the menu, remember the prices of the things you order!

Thank voodooqueen86
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Although it is recommended by all taxi drivers but it seems there is something hidden . Although there are lists of food but they are very bad actually. There is miss in presenting the meal . I would not go again !!!

Thank Hany I
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I cannot call this place a restaurant, it's very simple and cheap enough. Although traditional egyptian meal were cooked well enough. Good value for money.

1  Thank Juliya L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton St. | New Karnak, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: +20 95 2378335
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