Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Sharm el-Sheikh

Fares Seafood

Always crowded with locals, Fares is a Sharm el-Sheikh institution for good-value seafood. Order fish priced by weight or choose from one of the pasta or tagen (stew cooked in a deep clay pot) options on the menu. W…
Top Choice Middle Eastern in Sharm el-Sheikh

Fairuz

This Levantine restaurant is a mouth-watering journey through the subtle flavours of the Middle East. Choose batingan bi laban (aubergine in garlicky yoghurt), makinek (spicy sausages) and loubieh (a green-bean stew…
Italian in Sharm el-Sheikh

Pomodoro

Hands down the best pizza in the 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 seriou…
Egyptian in Sharm el-Sheikh

El-Masrien

This old-fashioned restaurant is our top dining spot in Sharm Old Market. There's a huge range of kebabs but also plenty of gutsy flavoured tagens, and typical Egyptian vegetarian dishes from which you can make a ch…
Seafood in Sharm el-Sheikh

Fares Seafood

The Sharm Old Market branch of Fares is just as popular for its seafood mains as the original Fares in Hadaba.
Supermarket in Sharm el-Sheikh

Carrefour Supermarket

This supermarket has everything a self-catering traveller could need, and also stocks plenty of imported European brands.
Egyptian in Sharm el-Sheikh

Abou El Sid

This branch of the famous Zamalek restaurant now flies the flag for Egyptian cuisine in Sharm, and is one of the few places in town where you can experience the full gamut of Egypt’s national dishes. Specialities su…
Indian in Sharm el-Sheikh

Tandoori

The courtyard of the Camel Hotel is home to what many consider Sharm’s best Indian food. Granted, it leans towards Anglo-Indian (all the korma, butter chicken and madras dishes are there), but it's all executed bril…
Thai in Sharm el-Sheikh

Sala Thai

Sala Thai is where we like to head for an extra-special treat in Sharm: sumptuous feasting on fiery curries and delicately spiced noodle dishes, personal service, and outstanding Red Sea views. Bookings are essentia…
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…