As one of Egypt’s top tourist destinations, Hurghada offers a wide range of cafés, bars and restaurants that make every beach holiday an even bigger success. A fresh cocktail, a cold beer, delicious snacks and impressive specialty dishes from the local area complement every trip to the beach – day or night.
The Lodge Restaurant
The Lodge is a restaurant at the Hurghada Marina that offers high-quality European and international cuisine with fish specialties and outstanding steaks that get their unique taste from the restaurant’s very own charcoal grill. The restaurant is all about diversity when it comes to food and drinks, which is why a wide variety of vegetarian options exist alongside its grilled meat specialties. The Lodge also regularly features acoustic live performances by local artists or special events like salsa night every Saturday.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 4pm-1am
Watch out for: the T-bone steak
Hurghada Marina, Hurghada 1200EG, Egypt, +20 122 416 3912
Bordiehn’s Villa Kunterbunt
Bordiehn’s Villa Kunterbunt specialises in Oriental and European cuisine in a classic and elegant Egyptian atmosphere. The menu ranges from local delicacies, such as camel steak or camouneya – an Egyptian beef specialty with cumin and oriental rice – with salmon steak and seafood pasta. Three times a week, Bordiehn’s offers special events with local artists, such as fire shows on Tuesday or African acrobatics on Thursday evenings, that attempt to bring the local culture closer to tourists.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-3am
Watch out for: Camel steak
Corniche, Arabia Azur Resort, Hurghada 5555, Egypt, +20 100 123 2354
Retro Bar & Pub
The Retro Bar is primarily known in Hurghada as a high-quality sports bar with an excellent choice of local beers and other regional alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Its menu ranges from Italian pasta to American-style burgers and summer salads, for the healthier guest. Mondays are special steak nights, where guests can choose between a wide choice of grilled specialties for a very reasonable price.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 12pm-3am
Watch out for: the local beers
Old Sheraton Road, between Sunrise Holidays Resort and Moon Valley Residence, Hurghada, Egypt, +20 100 512 6667
South Beach Bar & Restaurant
South Beach is not only a popular bar but also a pizzeria, seafood restaurant and grill right next to the beach. This combination creates an extraordinarily diverse menu, from an outstanding seafood risotto to succulent barbecued meat specialties, that is served in a friendly and laid-back atmosphere. The excellent cuisine is complemented by a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. South Beach Bar and Restaurant also regularly features live music, such as 70s and 80s cover bands, or hip DJs every week.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 10am-3am
Watch out for: the seafood risotto
Moon Valley Hotel, 138 Sheraton Road, Hurghada, Egypt, +20 100 503 7249
The Caribbean Bar offers cool drinks, fresh salads and a wide variety of grilled delicacies in a relaxed atmosphere with an amazing view of the Red Sea. During the day, guests can enjoy regional coffee specialties or a freshly prepared cocktail in a lounge environment. At dinner time, customers can expect elegant international cuisine. Afterwards, the Caribbean Bar is a hotspot for the local nightlife, frequented by both locals and tourists. As a special treat, the bar also screens live Champions League games on a regular basis.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 7am-12am
Watch out for: the frozen mango daiquiri
Sheraton Road, Bella Vista Building, Hurghada, Egypt, +20 111 049 7436