As one of Egypt’s top tourist destinations, Hurghada offers a wide range of cafés, bars and restaurants. A fresh cocktail, a cold beer, delicious snacks and impressive specialty dishes from the local area complement every trip to the beach. Here is our guide to some of the best places to try.
Bordiehn’s Villa Kunterbunt specialises in Oriental and European cuisine in a classic and elegant Egyptian atmosphere. The menu ranges from local delicacies, such as camel steak or camouneya, an Egyptian beef specialty with cumin and oriental rice, with salmon steak and seafood pasta. Three times a week, Bordiehn’s offers special events with local artists, such as fire shows on Tuesday or African acrobatics on Thursday evenings.
Corniche, Arabia Azur Resort, Hurghada 5555, Egypt, +20 100 123 2354
South Beach is not only a popular bar but also a pizzeria, seafood restaurant and grill right next to the beach. This combination creates an extraordinarily diverse menu, from an outstanding seafood risotto to succulent barbecued meat specialties, that are served in a friendly and laid-back atmosphere. The excellent cuisine is complemented by a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. South Beach Bar and Restaurant also regularly features live music, such as 70s and 80s cover bands, or hip DJs every week.
Moon Valley Hotel, 138 Sheraton Road, Hurghada, Egypt, +20 100 503 7249