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11 Mohamed Ebeid St, El-saba'a Emarat Square | The Karvin Hotel, Cairo 11341, Egypt
002 02 26906453
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Ranked #23 of 3,908 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
Cairo, Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I love Indian food. I was looking for a restaurant in Heliopolis and I have found Massala on tripadvisor so I decided to give it a try. I have tried the restaurant, it is not a big restaurant, the setup could accommodate a group. The service was good & speed (given that we were the only table), the food was... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Whenever we are in the area, we enjoy eating at Massala because the food is always good. My husband and I have enjoyed quiet meals as the only people in the restaurant. And, we've also hosted large group parties. No matter then number of people, the service is good and the food is great quality. The owner is very welcoming.... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I am an Indian food lover and this place is the best in cairo. Service is excellent and the place is cozy and clean. Portions are smaller than before but still fine. Prices are not too high. Make sure to get a discount if your going to the roof for drinks or shisha

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Cologne, Germany
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30 reviews 30 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

After hearing so much good about this restaurant we were quite looking forward to our meal. The ambience was so so, the airconditioning was busted, the service was nothing to write about and above all the food was average. We were very disappointed and would definitely revisit this restaurant.

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8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
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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
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3 reviews 3 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 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
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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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Address: 11 Mohamed Ebeid St, El-saba'a Emarat Square | The Karvin Hotel, Cairo 11341, Egypt
Phone Number: 002 02 26906453
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
Cuisine: Indian

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