On 04 August 2010, Guinness World Records™was present in Cairo, Egypt to adjudicate the record attempt for the largest food court. The brand-new Oasis restaurants and entertainment is now officially recognized by Guinness World Records™ as the largest food court in the world.
The architecturally impressive building has a total floor area of 41,000 m² (441,318 ft², 80 in²), it comprises 25 restaurants and cafes with a total seating capacity of 4,223. This beats the previous record holder, Tivoli Dome which comprises 16 restaurants and cafes with a seating capacity of 2,500.
Oasis restaurants and entertainment also contains a beautiful kid's zone, two cinema theatres and a parking space that can hold up to 1,000 cars.
The restaurants and cafes housed in Oasis restaurants and entertainment are:
Carpaccio; Mama Mia; Chez-edy; Bahee café; Bella café; Chez-louli; Chooco bar; Dar Elkamar; Del doge; Elchuro; Elchuro-kiosk; Feg; Hola café; Ice; Kahawagy; lapoire; Las olas; Makani; On The Wood; Roof garden; Set Hosnia; Shors and Zalabia; Spectra and Tag Elsultan.
Alaa Alsayed, Chairman of Oasis Restaurants, commented, "This is indeed a proud day for all of us involved with Oasis restaurants and entertainment. We are fortunate to have been given the opportunity to showcase our food court.
Guinness World Records Adjudicator Talal Omar attended an official ceremony after reviewing the surveyor's statements and personally viewing the entire food court. At the end Mr Omar awarded the certificates to Mr Alaa Alsayed who declared that the event had been a great success.
Popular pop singer Abdel Fattah El-Jeriny was present during the ceremony and entertained the hundreds of families who came to enjoy the great atmosphere at Oasis restaurants.
Congratulations to the new records holders.