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Your Ultimate Breakfast Spots Guide: Gouna Edition

Breakfast Gouna
Your Ultimate Breakfast Spots Guide: Gouna Edition
    written by
    Nelly Ezz

    Everyone likes to get up early and make the most out of every day when you’re on a sweet short holiday. With the wide selection of distinctive breakfast spots in Gouna, you should have no problem finding a great one to start your day. But, from omelettes and pancakes to oatmeal and bagels, it can be overwhelming deciding where you should go. So, we’ve put together a list of the seven best breakfast spots around Gouna to try out this season!


    This restaurant is a fantastic spot for a chilled start to your day; nestled by the Marina overlooking the yachts and water, Maritim is a definite must-visit. Even though it is a seafood restaurant, It conveniently serves its guests breakfast every day from 9 AM – 11:30 AM. You can even grab a beer or wine with your English breakfast in the breezy weather. 

    Malu’s Deli

    Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Abu Tig Marina, this cosy nook brings a wide variety of healthy options to its guests. From fresh smoothies and vegan dishes to sandwiches and homemade bread – there is something to suit everyone’s taste. During summer, their tables are located on the restaurant’s north side so customers can enjoy the shade and cool breeze. Pass by anytime after 9 AM in the New Marina Piazza and try their amazing selection of goodies, and if you’re a dog owner, you’re in luck – dogs are allowed on a leash beside your table!

    The Bagel Tree

    You can guess from the name that you will find all kinds of doughy goodness in this unique spot. Located just across from Malu’s Deli, The Bagel Tree offers a wide variety of freshly-baked bagels, doughnuts, and beverages. Utterly Instragmmable and yummy, don’t miss out on trying their all-day breakfast menu from 9 AM- 6 PM. 


    Go back to basics with Mazagouna’s Egyptian breakfast selection and whimsical Marina view. Alongside their extensive lunch and dinner options – you can find traditional breakfast items as well as a Boat Bites menu if you’re going on a morning boat ride. Experience the taste of the Middle East on the ground or in water starting at 8 AM at Abu Tig Marina.

    The ClubHouse

    One of Downtown Gouna’s favourite and oldest hangouts, The Clubhouse is one of those laid-back places on the lagoon that you cannot seem to get enough of. Located in El Kafr, around Dawar El-Omda Hotel, this chilled spot serves breakfast, lunch, brunch, and dinner items beside the pool or lagoon starting at 10 AM. Check out their weekly programmes with a view, from yoga and live music to aerobics and photo exhibitions.

    Seventh Star

    You cannot visit Gouna and not have coffee and croissants at Gouna’s most beloved restaurant: Seventh Star. This place is well-known for its delicious breakfast, beautiful view and out-of-this-world baked goods. Get your ultimate breakfast at Abu Tig Marina’s most significant asset from 8 AM every day except Fridays, when they open at noon.

    La Playa

    Breakfast by the beach? Need we say more? La Playa has spacious outdoor seating that is just amazing in sunny, breezy weather. Located in the heart of Gouna, right in the middle of El Kafr, La Playa boasts an array of breakfast dishes amongst beach snacks, lunch, and fine-dining options. So relax and unwind by the beach at La Playa every day from 9 AM- 12 AM.