Nightlife

Pub in Luxor

Kings Head Pub

A relaxed and perennially popular place to have a beer, shoot pool and watch sports on a big screen, the Kings Head tries to capture the atmosphere of an English pub without being twee. The laid-back atmosphere also…
Cafe in Luxor

Marsam Hotel

The beautiful, shaded garden courtyard of the Marsam is one of the west bank's most tranquil spots for a drink or a bite to eat. Wine and beer are served, they do good-value set menus and it's good for watching arch…
Cafe in Luxor

Cafe & Restaurant Maratonga

This friendly outdoor cafe-restaurant, in front of Medinat Habu, is the best place to stop after wandering through Ramses III’s magnificent temple. Sip a cold drink under a big tree or have a delicious tagen (a stew…
Cafe in Luxor

Cilantro

A pleasant, popular outdoor cafe, right on the Nile, in front of the Winter Palace Hotel. The former Metropolitan is now part of the Egyptian coffee chain Cilantro, serving dull though usually reliable snacks and go…
Coffee in Luxor

New Oum Koulsoum Coffee Shop

Pleasant ahwa (coffeehouse) right in the heart of the souq, on a large terrace with welcoming mist machines, where you can recover from shopping and haggling, and watch the crowds without any hassle. On the menu are…
Cafe in Luxor

Sultan Cafe

If you want an evening with the people of Luxor city, you could head for the new Sultan Cafe. From the owner of neighbouring Maxime Restaurant, this huge place has a garden with the biggest TV screen in town, indoor…
Cafe in Luxor

Ramesseum Rest House

One of the oldest cafe-restaurants on the west bank, come to this friendly, laid-back place to relax after temple viewings. In addition to the usual mineral water and soft drinks, beer and sometimes wine are availab…
Rooftop Bar in Luxor

Hatshepsut Restaurant

Facing the Theban hillside and with a sign that says 'NO GALAG' (no problem or pressure), this is the place to come sip a cold beer while watching belly dancing on the west bank – Sundays and some Thursday evenings,…