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El-Gouna Restaurant Round-Up: 6 New Hot Spots in Everyone’s Favourite Red Sea Destination

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El-Gouna Restaurant Round-Up: 6 New Hot Spots in Everyone’s Favourite Red Sea Destination
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Nelly Ezz
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Perched on the stunning shores of the Red Sea, El Gouna emerges as a vibrant oasis within Egypt. Renowned for its year-round sunshine and, of course, its yearly Gouna Film Festival Event, this resort town offers an indulgent escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. However, it is not just the natural beauty that draws visitors to El Gouna; the thriving nightlife and food scene with its diverse range of restaurants are equally enticing. 


Nicole’s Greenhouse 

Nestled in The Three Corners Hotel, this eco-conscious restaurant is more than just a place to eat — it’s a community. This unique dining experience will transport you to a lush oasis surrounded by vibrant greenery and blooming flowers. The restaurant takes pride in its commitment to sustainable practices, offering guests an eco-friendly atmosphere and a menu that celebrates the flavours of fresh, locally sourced ingredients.

Sahara Restobar

This newly opened resto-bar is Sahara Desert-inspired; everything from the interior to the menu boasts a minimalistic desert-chic aesthetic. Inspired by the richness of the sandy dunes, the warmth of the sun, and the vibrant culture of the North African region. Their menu is carefully curated to have a selection of dishes that capture the essence of the Sahara. From succulent grilled meats to flavourful tagines, every dish is a symphony of aromas and tastes that will transport you to the heart of the desert. You can find Sahara right in the heart of Abu Tig Marina, offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, shisha, and drinks every day.



Luma takes pride in offering guests an authentic Middle Eastern culinary experience, showcasing the rich flavours and diverse ingredients of the region. From traditional mezze and mesmerising dishes to flavourful vegetarian options, the menu at Luma caters to all tastes and preferences. As you savour each bite, the restaurant comes alive with live music and entertainment, creating an atmosphere that is both inviting and cosy in the Downtown area.



This corner-side Lebanese restaurant is hidden away on the boardwalk of the Mosaique Hotel in El Gouna. Prepare to be transported to the vibrant streets of Lebanon, where culinary traditions and flavours take centre stage. At Merbey, you will have an unforgettable dining experience that celebrates the rich heritage of Lebanese cuisine.



The ultimate beach bar experience that beckons you to unwind and soak in the sun-kissed vibes of Gouna. With two locations to choose from, one nestled on the stunning shores and another in the heart of downtown, Zuni offers the perfect blend of relaxation and excitement. At their beachfront venue, you can sink your toes into the warm sand while sipping on refreshing cocktails and enjoying the view of the beach. In downtown, their lounge bar branch offers a chic atmosphere for those seeking a more urban experience.


The Chedi Beach Restaurant 

The Chedi is actually an eco-friendly luxury getaway on the shoreline of El-Gouna. They boast amazing services, their beachfront restaurant among them. Nestled by sparkling waters and surrounded by lush greenery, this restaurant offers a unique dining experience that combines exquisite flavours with breathtaking views. Their chefs are dedicated to crafting dishes that celebrate the best of international cuisine, utilising fresh ingredients to create flavours that tantalise the taste buds. From succulent seafood dishes to mouthwatering grills and vegetarian options, each plate is a masterpiece that reflects its commitment to culinary excellence.