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Corniche Restaurant

Cornish el Nile st, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2380425
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible3%
“If you stay at the hotel, order from roomservice instead”
1 week ago
“Skip it”
Restaurant Hours
French, European
Cornish el Nile st, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at the pavilion of the winter palace, but as neither the breakfast restaurant nor the poolside restaurant served dinner and the 1886 restaurant requires jacket and tie, we settled for the remaining choice - the Corniche. There is some real grandeur of the...More

Thank Tor W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group decided to eat here tonight while staying at the Sofitel Winter Palace (restaurant is inside the hotel) and greatly regretted it. We knew, in theory, the food would be overpriced and overrated, but the food was just, in general, not good (had a...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 19 December 2017

We were staying at the Pavillon - the cheaper part of the Winter Palace - and had been mainly eating at excellent places in the town like the Lantern Room, Jewel of the Nile and Snobs. However we thought we would give the Winter Palace...More

Thank bonzo26
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Elegant dining in Luxor. Semiformal dress code is a must. Good variety of dishes. Very tasty. Professional & friendly staff.

Thank Minouy
Reviewed 2 June 2016

the food is a bit over-priced but of good quality, the ambiance is splendid and the service superb...don't miss out on the Royal Bar after dinner to enjoy a Howard Carter coffee

Thank maxmax432
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Yes it looks a bit like a small ballroom, but the atmosphere is fine, not that stiff at all. The waiters were very kind and efficient. We had the Egyptian menu, everything was good from the mezzes up to the sweets. We also tasted an...More

1  Thank schtroumpfette43
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

The normal Corniche dining area was closed when we visited, so we were sat in a room next door to 1886. The decor, tables, place settings and service were all the same as 1886 with a slightly cheaper menu and less pretentious dress code. The...More

Thank adammawright
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This is a lovely restaurant with beautiful surroundings and an exceptional menu. The food is delicious and served by attentive staff. Everything is top notch from beautiful table linen to piping hot plates to the exceptionally good food. I can recommend the lentil soup and...More

Thank kevin b
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We were staying at the Palace and decided to "eat in" one evening. Not wanting room service we ambled downstairs to the Corniche restaurant. Last time we ate here (in March) they were using the breakfast room as the evening restaurant so it was a...More

1  Thank Divadarling
Reviewed 10 December 2013

We stopped into this historical restaraunt for afternoon tea. The ambeince is amazing and very easy to imagine the old days of glory that made the Corniche so famous. Our Tea and cakes were delightful and the Service was descent. A very delightful experience and...More

Thank James R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cornish el Nile st, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: +20 95 2380425
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