It’s time to recapture the spark with your loved one by treating them to a fabulous night out. You don’t have to travel to have a magical time because you’re in the right place.
Cairo has its charm indeed and some of its hidden spots are definitely its most romantic. That’s why we’ve gathered the best romantic places in Cairo for you to get inspired. Check them below.
Nothing beats a romantic meal with your loved one in a beautiful setting. Check out these top romantic restaurants in Cairo for your date:
1. 139 Pavilion
139 Pavilion at Mena House is quite popular locally and among visitors for being a great spot for romantic dates in Cairo. The reason is simple—the view! The fact that it overlooks the Great Pyramids of Giza is the catch.
You will find a delicious open buffet for breakfast (and à la carte if you want), offering international delicacies to share with your loved one. Everything you’ll crave will be available there so get the 5-star luxury experience right here.
Don’t forget to take lots of amazing photos at the best date restaurant in Cairo; after all, the outdoor area here serves as a much sought-after spot for wedding photos simply because it’s outstanding. So, maybe it’s time to recreate the magic.
Mena House is located at 6 Pyramids Rd., Giza, Greater Cairo.
The average price per person is 500 L.E.
0106 881 7727
2. Revolving Restaurant
One of the best romantic restaurants in Cairo is the Revolving Restaurant tucked high at Cairo Tower; it’s a huge advantage point in the entire city to take in its skyline’s beauty.
The restaurant, called El Dawar in Arabic, is situated on the 60th storey of the iconic Cairo Tower (Borg El Qahira) right in the heart of the city. It revolves at a 360-degree angle so you can enjoy the panoramic view as you dine with your significant other.
You will find a range of Egyptian and international dishes on offer to choose from. You can head there for lunch or dinner, but we recommend a time around sunset to witness the view in daylight and by nightfall.
This is hands down the best romantic restaurant on the Nile. Don’t miss out.
The restaurant is located in Cairo Tower in Zamalek, Greater Cairo.
12 pm to 12 am daily
- Average price for two people is around 2000 L.E.
- Entrance ticket to the tower (mandatory): 60 L.E. per person
- 0127 100 5525
- 02 2736 5112
3. Cafelluca Boat
Looking for a twist in your dinner for two? How about making use of the magical Nile by having dinner in a boat or, as we traditionally call them, a falucca? Your prayers are answered with Cafelluca!
With a catchphrase “Experience the Nile with Style,” they know the uniqueness and absolute beauty they offer. It’s a great place for a romantic dinner in Cairo that you both will cherish having been there together.
Your meal will be a full fine dining experience, with a package that includes appetizers, main course, and dessert plus drinks.
Cafelluca has multiple spots as a starting point to your journey as follows:
- 106 Nile St., Dokki
- Corniche El Maadi
- Rowing Club, Gabalaya St., Zamalek
- 36 Giza St., First Nile Boat
10 am to 1 am daily
Dinner package: 490 L.E.
- 011 5561 0000
- 012 0770 8000
4. Upper Deck Lounge
How about a rooftop experience at the top of the Four Seasons? That will definitely be quite romantic! The Upper Deck Lounge is a popular choice for couples in Cairo to enjoy each other’s company.
They have quite an impressive selection of delicacies to enjoy; however, fans of Sushi are in for quite a treat since it’s their signature offering.
It is part of the Four Seasons hotel at 1089 Nile Corniche St., Qasr El Nil, Cairo.
The lounge is open every day from 4 pm to 1 am.
- Appetizers: 300 L.E. to 350 L.E.
- Grills: 350 L.E. to 610 L.E.
- Sandwiches: 200 L.E. to 450 L.E.
- Salads: 215 L.E. to 350 L.E.
- Dessert: 130 L.E.
- Sushi: 120 L.E. per piece and 160 L.E. to 220 L.E. for rolls
+2 (0)2 2791 7027
Your search for the ultimate romantic dinner can be fulfilled by the ultra luxurious Kamala restaurant, located in the heart of the Conrad. This is where you can indulge your taste buds with authentic Asian food.
The expert chefs know how to make you feel quite welcome. Add to that the stunning decor and atmosphere and you’ve got yourselves an unforgettable night.
The restaurant is part of the Conrad directly on the Nile Corniche St. in Cairo.
The restaurant can welcome you every day from 6 pm to 12 am.
Average price per person is 800 L.E.
+2 (0)2 2580 8481
Off the Beaten Track
Are you looking for a unique adventure with your partner? We’ve collected a list of the best places to go to for a romantic night out you will never forget.
1. Wadi Degla
This amazing protectorate can be a lot of things, including one of the most romantic spots in Cairo. You don’t have to leave the city for a night of pure romantic vibes staring at the clear skies.
Wadi Degla, which is located a few minutes away from Maadi district, offers a step away from the city into the arms of pure nature.
Leave the kids safely at home with their babysitter and treat your spouse to a night of wonder. Bring your tent and camp inside Wadi Degla; you can spend the night gazing at the stars together. Now, isn’t that romantic?
We said it before! This amazing place is one of the best camping spots in Egypt.
Wadi Degla is located within Zahraa Al Maadi in Cairo.
Usual timings are between 7 am and 6 pm daily, yet overnight camping is allowed.
An overnight stay will cost you 10 L.E.
022 525 6439
2. Bikes Park
Another one of the off-track places for couples in Cairo to try if you’re searching for something different is Bikes Park. If you enjoy a soothing morning bike ride with your partner, then you should definitely head there to spend the day.
The park is a relatively new place to open up in Cairo and the best part about it is the facilities to enjoy. It even features a beautiful artificial lake and various green spaces to sit back, relax, and enjoy a picnic together after the ride.
Everything you need to know is available for you at this exclusive Bikes Park guide from Property Finder.
The park is located in Future City on Cairo-Ismailia Road.
- 9 am to 10 pm on weekdays
- 9 am to 12 am on weekends
- 15 L.E. on weekdays and 20 L.E. on weekends
- If you have your own bike, there’s an extra 10 L.E. to enter with it.
0100 907 1763
Movies and Theatre
How about attending a legendary performance together or maybe watching a movie? You’re sure to have a magnificent time.
1. Cairo Opera House
Maybe you’re a couple who enjoys the theatrics a bit, which means this one’s for you. Head over to the iconic Cairo Opera dressed to impress for a night you won’t forget.
We recommend catching something from the Cairo Orchestra for the legendary Omar Khairat or Amira Khairat.
Apart from attending a musical performance or a show, you can also discover the venue’s museum, extensive music library, and beautiful art gallery together.
The venue is strategically located at Opera Square in Zamalek.
Tickets differ from one performance to another, but usually around 300 L.E.
- 022 737 0602
- 022 739 0188
2. El Sawy Culturewheel
This iconic destination is the ultimate place in Cairo for everything you could probably want to attend! You’re sure to find a common ground with your loved one.
From music performances, poem readings, and comedy clubs to workshops, seminars, and festivals, it is all here. Choose one that stands out to the both of you and head over there for a fun date.
It is located on the 26th of July Corridor in Zamalek, Cairo.
It is open every day from 9 am to 11 pm.
Prices differ as per the event, but are usually around 100 L.E.
0100 099 9995
Did you notice that most places are located in Zamalek? It’s a very popular option for romantic places to go and to simply take a romantic walk.
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3. Vox Cinemas
Are you both movie buffs and tired of watching Netflix at home? Then why not head over to Vox Cinemas for the ultimate movie experience?
You can book the Gold cinema in which both of you will absolutely be pampered. This luxury option means you will be seated in extra comfortable reclining chairs (and huge!).
You will also be able to order gourmet meals directly to your seat as the waiter will help you out. And you can even order some blankets and pillows! Your movie night date will be amazing.
There’s also a private lounge to hang out after the movie ends.
- City Centre Almaza, Sheraton Al Matar, Al Nozha, Cairo
- Mall of Egypt, Al Wahat Rd., 6th of October City, Cairo
The schedule differs according to the movie.
The ticket is for 180 L.E. per person.
Mall of Egypt has a lot to offer than just this stunning cinema experience. Moving close to it is definitely a great option for the entire family.
Check out all properties for sale in 6th of October City compounds on Property Finder.
Plan a great time to make your partner happy with this list of the most romantic places in Cairo. No worries if you can’t find the time to travel right now, Cairo has great places to go indeed.