5 best restaurants in Sharm El Sheikh
Our favourite places to eat. Enjoy awesome food and stunning decor.
Fabulous family-friendly dining
Set your sights across the Red Sea as you sample the chef’s creations from the terrace at this open-concept restaurant. Or dine indoors amidst Mediterranean and Middle Eastern décor – whichever you choose, the Moroccan and Lebanese specialties will set your heart racing. Sharing plates of hot and cold mezze are perfect for families, giving you the chance to try everything from sizzling prawns to tagine, as well as classic wood-fired pizzas, all within the elegance of the Four Seasons Resort.
Four Seasons Resort, 1 Four Seasons Boulevard, PO Box 203, Sharm El Sheikh
Tel: 20 69 360 3555 www.fourseasons.com/sharmelsheikh/dining/
French fine dining
From surf and turf to stylish service, La Fleur lives up to the expectation of classic fine dining. With an emphasis on seafood and authentic French cuisine, this beachfront restaurant is set next to the main pool at the Jolie Ville Resort. Dine alfresco on delectable dishes and tempting desserts, and make your choice from a selection of wine and cigars. Although more pricey than other restaurants in the area, this place is pure class.
Maritim Jolie Ville Resort & Casino, Na’ama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh
Tel: 20 69 360 0100 www.jolieville-hotels.com/HotelSection.aspx?
Tel: 20 69 360 0150 www.redseaholidays.co.uk/ghazalagardenshotel?
Great-value Egyptian and Middle Eastern meals are the speciality at Tam Tam, set halfway along Na’ama Bay within the Ghazala Gardens Hotel. The charming terrace of this casual restaurant is the ideal place to watch the world go by while feasting on grilled lamb and veal kebabs cooked on portable barbecues. Sprawl on cushions and low benches in traditional style, sip on local beer and witness a nightly Egyptian floor show that includes belly dancing.
Ghazala Hotel, Na'ama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh
Float into romance
The only floating restaurant in Sharm El Sheikh, On Deck stretches out over Na’ama Bay on a pontoon surrounded by a shoal of lionfish. Serving succulent seafood and international gourmet dishes, it is one of Sharm’s most beautiful settings for a romantic meal. Choose the catch of the day for guaranteed freshness, and sample a selection of wines, all at a reasonable price.
Iberotel Lido, Na’ama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh
Tel: 20 69 360 2603 www.jaz.travel/destinations/egypt/sharm-el-sheikh-
Take a break from Egyptian delicacies and taste the best Italian cuisine in town. Stroll through the Old Market and wander along the beachfront until you reach Fernando restaurant, run by one of Sharm’s most famous restaurateurs. Opt for fresh, crispy fried scampi, roast beef carpaccio or perfectly baked pizza and soak up the relaxed ambience. Sit on of the breezy outdoor tables and indulge yourself with homemade crème caramel and Tiramisu for a true taste of Italy.
Turquoise Hotel, 15100 Sharm El Sheikh
Tel: 20 10 888 7871