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Al-Gezira | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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Ghent, Belgium
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If there's one place you have to eat while in Egypt, it's Tutankhamon in Luxor. Situated near the banks of the Nile you have a fantastic view over the Nile and Luxor, with Luxor Temple right across the river. The food is excellent, especially the chicken curry with apple, banana and coconut.

Thank ThomasMeuleman
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in here for lunch having not read anything, but the owner was lovely so we gave it a shot. Food was a delightful surprise. The menu changes every day, we got bread, dips, a spinach and hummus tagine, and a vegetable one, plus chicken curry with apple, banana and coconut. Yum!! Would absolutely recommend. We sat in the bit... More 

Thank Kate H
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

After a tiring day trip visiting the valley, we were done by 4pm and went to the banks to cross to the east bank for some late lunch. My wife suggested we take a stroll along the West Bank corniche to check for any restaurants. And then we spotted Tut Ankh Amon - a sleepy restaurant in the sleepy town.... More 

1 Thank namesake_pandit
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food was amazing, authentic and the best wee had in Egypt. We tried other places in Luxor and Cairo and the home made food at Tutankhamon was by far the best. Don't even get me started on the falafels. Wow. If you are going to Luxor make sure you visit Tutankhamon's. I am vegetarian and Mohammed had always something... More 

1 Thank HanaCh
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We were delighted with eating in time see river nile , I like the food, every thing very good .I like chicken kary it's fantastic and green salt soo good

1 Thank Deema N
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Came here for New Years Eve Dinner, and wasn't disappointed. Due to Egypt's lull in tourism recently, we had the entire place to our selves, and were seated on outdoor tables by the nile rather than on the roof, which was under some construction. We had the daily special of chicken curry with apple banana and raisin, and it was,... More 

Thank pehrlich
Aswan, Egypt
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Good Egyptian food with a gourmet flair. The service was friendly and the view is wonderful. My taste in foods however runs very different from the usual Egyptian cusiene but this was good. The only thing I didn't like was a wait. We were hungry and we almost thought they had forgotten us. When the food came we were fine... More 

Thank 1NubianQueen
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

A little gem of a restaurant on the west bank overlooking the Nile!!the food was exquisite cooked by the owner who was once personal chef to middle eastern royalty no grill basic seating but the excellent food more then makes up for it.

1 Thank williambryan
Portland, Oregon
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256 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 557 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is listed twice on Tripadvisor as both "Tut Ankh Amoun" and "Tutankhamon". Same restaurant. It is located on the West Bank nearby the public ferry (just to the south of the dock). It is the first of many restaurants you encouter which overlook The Nile. It is also the best of them. The owner was a chef at... More 

Thank Shawn_Storm
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015

No, not the kind from the 1970s - this is a wholly different proposition. Some of the best food I have had in Egypt and in one of the best settings in a shaded riverside setting on the west bank of the Nile. As others have said, the portions are large, so go there hungry and with time to enjoy... More 

Thank Hugh B

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Restaurant Details

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Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Al-Gezira | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor
  • Phone Number: 022-0952310918

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?