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Little Swiss Restaurant

Corner of 18th and 84th, Maadi Sarayat, Cairo, Egypt
01068502236
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Ranked #29 of 3,896 restaurants in Cairo
Dining options: Reservations
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Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We dined last week in this nice restaurant. The restaurant owner is a warm welcoming & charming lady. The menu has most of a person can expect in a swiss restaurant. Food is great & tasty. Prices are somewhat expensive. It is obvious that the place was a residential flat, but the restaurant owner turned it into a restaurant. The... More

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Cairo, Egypt
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This place is a smaller, less romantic version of Melting Pot in the United States It's that Swiss Cuisine where you'll start first by ordering your choice of cheese (very tasty) then you'll turn to the beef and chicken (the part where you cook your own food) and there is nothing better than the chocolate at the end ! this... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Besides the Swiss atmosphere and the friendly owner, this is the best place to have fondue and raclette in town. the portions are not meant for a hungry person however it is always a pleasant experience. because of the limited seating you certainly need to book to guarantee a table.

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Cairo, Egypt
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This is a little gem in Maadi that serves fantastic food! The entrance to little Swiss isn't very intuitive, you need to go through a cafe to get to the staircase leading up to little fondue. Once you make it to little Swiss though, you are surrounded by pictures reflecting Switzerland, from chocolates to cows! The owner of the place... More

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Egypt
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71 reviews 71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Lovely quaint restaurant. The place is tiny but cozy. Service is great, especially the landlady who makes it a point of greeting all and chatting them up a bit. The Swiss specialties are tasty and filling. You can event have the entire place to yourself if you plan to throw a party. Definitely worth a visit.

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The place is very small, very cosy run by a swiss lady. The fondue tastes great and I love how you have the choice of cooking the raclette; they bring you the raw meat, 3 kinds of sauces, and a small heater and you grill it yourself in few minutes. As a desert, the swiss chocolate fondue is a must.... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This very small and cosy restaurant offers the best swiss food in town. Cheese, chocolate fondue and raclette. I was told that the owner is a swiss lady who supervises food by herself.. Worth it ;)

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

The place is decorated with a cow theme, very cute. The food is mainly fondue, which was good, but small portions. It was pricy and you don't feel it is worth money. But you should go at least once to try it out.

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Cairo, Egypt
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

The place is decent and cozy. Small but it's never a prob, and i liked the owner attitude, BUT ,, Lot of ppl reviews sad everything is imported like meet and cheese - the whole menu is abt meat and cheese btw- and they didnt taste same in Egypt before, common guys ! Never went to chili's , fridays ,... More

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant and will definitely be making a return visit. A really great dining experience. Try something of everything, you won't be disappointed!

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