Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Cairo

O's Pasta

A few years ago, Cairo was a-tizz with new sushi joints; now all the newbie restaurants are Italian and O's Pasta is our pick of the bunch. Squeeze – and we mean squeeze, there are only five tables – into the blue-a…
Top Choice Italian in El Gouna

Zia Amelia

El Gouna's cutest restaurant is rustic done right with a charmingly intimate interior and, weather permitting, an outdoor-dining area shaded by a vine-covered trellis. The menu is home-style Italian with generous po…
Top Choice Italian in Dahab

Lakhbatita

We adore Lakhbatita's eccentric decoration, friendly service and serene ambience, all of which bring a touch of Italian flair to Dahab. The small menu of homemade pasta dishes, many featuring seafood, is a cut above…
Top Choice Italian in Marsa Alam

Dolce e Salato

The best Italian food in Marsa Alam, prepared by Mara from Rome. Pizzas are shortcrust, made using extra virgin olive oil, and range from a simple Margherita to pepperoni, mozzarella and tomato. The pastas and salad…
Italian in Luxor

Pizza Roma.It

The most popular Italian restaurant in Luxor. Run by an Italian woman and her Egyptian partner, this small ochre-painted restaurant serves a long list of pastas, pizzas, some classic Italian meat dishes and a good r…
Italian in Sharm El Sheikh

Pomodoro

Hands down the best pizza in Sinai. A great spot for casual dining, Pomodoro has a modern, buzzy, friendly vibe and a menu stuffed with pasta and a fair whack of seafood, but its thin-crust pizzas are the serious wi…
Italian in Port Said

Pizza Pino

This cosy bistro, with comfy cane chairs and attentive staff, has been Port Said's main pasta and pizza joint for decades. It's comfort food done right, and a quiet place to relax with a coffee after treading the st…
Italian in Alexandria

Chez Gaby

Visiting this old-fashioned taverna is like stepping back in time. We love the intimate atmosphere, complete with chequered tablecloths, friendly service and a good menu of well-prepared pasta, pizza and other Itali…
Italian in Sharm El Sheikh

Al Fanar

Thanks to a great slice of beach out front (home to one of Sharm's best snorkelling spots), lovely views from the terrace, and decent pasta and pizza on the menu, Al Fanar is a long-standing Sharm El Sheikh favourit…
Italian in Dahab

Athanor

Dahab’s best thin-crust pizzas are served up here in the shady garden terrace.