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8 Chinese Restaurant

1089 Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11519, Egypt
+20 2 27916888
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“dim sum” (10 reviews)
“peking duck” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1089 Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11519, Egypt
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Exceptional views, impressive and high quality decoration, exceptional service and presentation, delicious plates. Visited the restaurant many times, it is a sure choice to enjoy and to impress!

Thank StochasticTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited 8 for a business dinner. I liked the table arrangements, which allowed for privacy. The good is great. The service is fine, but I would recommend the staff to guide the customers through the menu. If you are not a specialist in Chinese food,...More

Thank Catarina B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious restaurant with privacy areas, with great view to the Nile river. Amazing food Unbelievable good service. A little expensive but it was worth it. I definitely recommendedMore

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D-Zarikos, General Manager at 8 Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words. It is so lovely to hear that you enjoyed your dinner at our Chinese restaurant 8 as well as the wonderful quality of service provided by our team. Kind regards, Dimitrios Zarikos Regional Vice President and General...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

8 Restaurant is the best Chinese Restaurant in Egypt. It is one of my favorite restaurant in Cairo. As usual, the quality is unmatched. It's certainly worth repeating experience.

Thank aahendia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, delicious food & excellent services. We had all to share steamed dumplings with lobster, shrimp 🍤 & scallops. Shrimp konafa, vegetable spring rolls. For the main course , the duck 🦆, beef with oysters sauce, chicken 🍗 chili. For dessert 🍨 vanilla ice cream...More

Thank Alfred A
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Eat there with my wife, The food wasn't bad but maybe not the best Chinese in town However it offers good seating and a nice view Service is good but expensive

Thank Khaled Z
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Are here for dinner with a couple of colleagues this past month who often travel to China with me. First, the good, outstanding surrounds, nicely decorated with attentive friendly staff. Dinner which began for us with an assortment of dim sum off to a great...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The best Chinese food in whole great cairo . Nice atmosphere, friendly and professionally staff , great and tasty food , and little bit pricey but it worth every single penny . Always love to be there Inviting VIP people or being invited. It deserves...More

Thank FahadAlostad
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very good resturant if you are in the mode for Chinese this would be your first choice. Excellent location , ambiance and service the ginger meat is very good

Thank OzioQ8
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I love 8, its a really good chinese restaurant i'd say its on of the best in the city. However their only problem is that they are not consistent - sometimes the food is amazing and other times its just boarder line OK.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1089 Corniche El Nil | Garden City, Cairo 11519, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 27916888
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Description
A star is born in the form of 8. Combining the Chinese cuisine experience with awesome Nile views, this stunning restaurant in Cairo utilizes the luckiest number in the Chinese culture to create a total gastronomic enlightenment of senses.

Savour China's authentic tastes in food, decor, ambiance and the renowned personalized service. 8 welcomes you with a wide range of traditional dishes and delicacies. Indulge your appetite as 8 also presents festive Dim Sum every Friday. It will greatly satisfy after its awaited opening.

Two private dining rooms can accommodate up to 20 guests for your intimate gatherings, while another private seating area features Captain's Tappanyaki table that is perfect for celebratory dinners.
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