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Aswan Moon

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Corniche el-Nil, Aswan, Egypt
+20 97 2316108
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Deventer, The Netherlands
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110 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We had dinner in this restaurant 2 times. The first time we had moussaka, which was good and served with bread. Very good value for money. The second time we had grilled fish, which was very salty and not nice. Both times, the service was friendly, but sloooowwwwww......

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Thank Alex S
Hersonissos, Greece
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98 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Difficult to find but it is beside the Nile down some steps. Very nice view looking out over the river. I actually found it by accident just looking for an alternative walking route avoiding all the taxi driver, horse and carriage and Mohammed who was trying to sell me a felucca ride. (I spent so long talking to him and... More 

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Thank Mitselakis
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Don't go here. This was my absolute worst experience in the whole of Egypt. It took them 2.5 hours to serve our soup. We were just about to leave when we finally got about 3 spoonfuls of tasteless soup. The waiting staff kept saying that the food was coming 'just now!' and it still didn't come. When it finally arrived,... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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114 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice cafe by the Nile and it has a very nice view. Food and drinks are average but still ok compared to prices and location

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Thank Ramy B
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50 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This restaurant is right on the Nile and provides great views of the river, which is at its mightiest in Aswan. The food was decent and the shisha was quite good, which make this a very good place to visit, especially to watch the sunset

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Thank Aniket K
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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476 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Long established restaurant / coffee shop on the Nile in the middle of town. Staff were friendly but food takes forever to come and is only average when it arrives. A better bet probably for a coffee or a juice, although they couldn't even make me an americano coffee as they were without electricity. Used to be one of the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I ate at Aswan Moon twice, the first time because I had read about it on tripadvisor and the second time because I was tired and desperate and not in the mood to look for a new restaurant and this restaurant was located close to my hotel (The Mövenpick) .The service is painfully slow at this restaurant- it takes about... More 

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Thank sergiotheexplorer
Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Aswan Moon has the best location... sitting on the Nile... I'm home 2 weeks now, and still trying..{unsuccessfully} to recreate the Banana Milk drink that they make... The cool drinks are delish to cool you down on a hot day... Fresh Pizza's made.. They made mine with no cheese as I requested.. hot tip*** Lentil soup.. and don't forget to... More 

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Thank Wickedwonder
San Jose del Cabo
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

It is a nice place but dinner was disappointment. It's more a cafeteria than a restaurant and you could see it since the beginning, none of the locals eating but drinking tea and smoking shishas. It's more a meeting place for them, for the fresh kids in town. Which is nice too, I love to experience this when I travel.... More 

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Thank Karicolini C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner and didn't enjoy it so much. It was hard to get the waiters' attention, and the service was slow (although not terrible for Egypt). The food was not great, and there wasn't much either for the price. The juices were delicious though. The view is very nice, and the place is obviously popular with locals,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche el-Nil, Aswan, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Aswan Governorate  >  Aswan
  • Phone Number: +20 97 2316108

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?