Stop in for a light, pre- or post-shopping meal in our contemporary French brasserie located within First Mall, where brick-oven pizzas, quiches and puff-pastry specialties are perfect for a quick lunch.
- 8:00 am – 11:30 am
- Lunch and Dinner
- 12:00 noon – 11:00 pm
- Pumpkin Soup
Pumpkin Seeds, Roasted Pumpkin, Pumpkin Oil, Pastrami Espuma
- SMOKED SEAFOOD Risotto
Pan-seared Sea Bass, Calamari, Prawns, Bisque Sauce
- SAUSAGE LINGUINI
Grilled Merguez Sausage, Cherry Tomatoes, Basil, Celery, Onion, Garlic, Parmesan
- Oven-roasted Beef Tenderloin
Potato Fondant, Mushrooms, Beef Jus
- Goat Cheese Salad
Field Greens, Roasted Chicken, Fried Goat Cheese, Artichoke, Sun-dried Cherry Tomatoes, Red Cabbage, Mushrooms, Honey Mustard Dressing
You don’t need to fly all the way to Paris for delicious, freshly made pastries and desserts – just head over to the heart of Cairo where I bring exquisite French delicacies to life.Benoit Loncle Role Executive Pastry Chef
More Dining Options
Though the poolside views of the city and the smell of fresh bread baking in the brick oven are enticing, the real star of Aura is the modern Shami cuisine, a delightful mix of Lebanese and Syrian flavours, best enjoyed at night, when the lights reflect off the water and cast a beautiful glow.
Dine with family or friends at our casual yet trendy bar, serving hot-off-the-grill gourmet burgers with an international flair. Enjoy paired with a cold beer or shake while your favourite match entertains on our flat-screen TVs.
Nairu & Nairu Lounge
Gaze out at panoramic Nile views while you explore the best of exotic Asian cuisine – Cantonese, Indian, Japanese and Thai – at our contemporary restaurant and lounge on the First Nile Boat.
Savour the finest cuts of meat at our Brazilian grill, also serving appetizers and fresh salads with bright South American flavours, and enjoy Brazilian-inspired cocktails shaken to perfection – all aboard the First Nile Boat.
Mingle with friends at our open-air pizzeria and bar situated in the First Nile Boat’s entrance, and savour fresh-out-of-the-brick-oven pizzas, cocktails and a vibrant selection of antipasto using the freshest ingredients from our Chef’s garden.
Whether you’re time-zone–hopping, feeding a hungry team during an impromptu meeting, or looking for quiet, private dining, you can choose from our extensive In-Room menu day or night.
Sink into a couch beneath the mesmerizing, circular stained-glass window and enjoy a breakfast spread of Egyptian delicacies, egg specialties and international favourites. Our pianist provides the perfect ambience in our third-floor lounge.