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Massala

11 Mohamed Ebeid St, El-saba'a Emarat Square | The Karvin Hotel, Cairo 11341, Egypt
002 02 26906453
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Ranked #17 of 3,910 restaurants in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Massala is an Authentic North Indian Cuisine. Open for Lunch and Dinner from 2:00 pm till midnight.
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English first
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

After reading the so many great reviews, I decided to try the place. I must say there is much ado about nothing. I did not like the place neither in terms of food quality nor settings. Service was OK. It is not a place that I would plan to go again in the future. There are definitely other places in... More

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Cairo, Egypt
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The food was excellent and served in a timely fashion, the portions were filling and packed a flavorful punch. Hospitality is off the charts as well. I highly advise trying the signature soup as well as the delicious assortment of breads.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We held a small get-toghether in the Karvin Hotel for our Friends in Cairo. Karvin Management and the Staff made a very good arrangements on the Terrace for about 40 people. The sitting arrangements were excellent , the service was very good and the Indian Food was excellent . The hotel made good arrangemet for Bar Service , they provided... More

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Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Have been twice and the menu is very good and great service restaurant part of Hotel easy to find nice decor

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Cairo, Egypt
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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Well....I love Indian food and I tried it in different places in both UK and Egypt but the best I have ever tried till now in Egypt at least is Massala. I've been to other famous Indian diners in Zamalek, Maadi, Rehab, etc.; ones in hotels or not but the most authentic taste by far is the one on in... More

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delhi
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11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

In the last trip to cairo I went to try the so very famous "massala" at "The Karvin Hotel" in cairo. To my surprise it was just me and a egytian group of 7-8 youngsters on an easter day in the restaurant when rest of the cairo was flooded with people... Well it was already my 9th day in cairo... More

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Cairo, Egypt
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

The food is just amazing. I really liked the variety the menu offers. Although the place is a bit small and not very fancy, but I went there to enjoy real indian food and I did. I just loved the whole experience and I'll defenitly be back soon.

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Cairo, Egypt
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

If you are looking for real indian food, this is the place to go. I love how the owner treats his guests, most of the time he is around checking on each table himself and chat with guests to make sure everything is alright. The restaurant has two locations, one a semi formal dining at the first floor of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

The food was marvelous and not at all overpriced. I also loved the setting and service was great. I would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for Indian food or even for a good place to eat.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Although the place setting is not fancy at all (which might be the only drawback!); it serves the best Indian food in the city by far and with very good prices.

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