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Little Swiss Restaurant

Fondue
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Street 18, Villa 17 (Corner Street 84) | Maadi Sarayat, Cairo, Egypt
+20 109 639 6556
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3:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Restaurant little swiss is a restaurant which offers typical high quality...
Restaurant little swiss is a restaurant which offers typical high quality swiss food. On our menu you can find original swiss cheese fondue, raclette, and meat tablegrill and also other typical swiss dishes like Riz Casimir or Fillet Stroganoff. A highlight of our desserts is a chocolate fondue which is made of original swiss Toblerone chocolate. In our restaurant you can enjoy the swiss food in a cozy and nice atmosphere with a lot of swiss decoration. We're looking forward to your visit!
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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful Little Slice of Swiss in Maadi

We have lived within short walking distance of the Little Swiss for nearly a year, and we've never tried it. What a mistake. Carola, the daughter of the owners, welcomed us warmly and made us feel right at home. We had a delicious salad with a tangy homemade dressing to start with, and then the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
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Houston, TX
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Houston, TX
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We have lived within short walking distance of the Little Swiss for nearly a year, and we've never tried it. What a mistake. Carola, the daughter of the owners, welcomed us warmly and made us feel right at home. We had a delicious salad with a tangy homemade dressing to start with, and then the Cheese Fondue with Morel mushrooms.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

The best Fondue ever, great setting, cozy and a most welcoming owner. If you like fondue you don't want to miss this. The cheese and tomato fondue are both amazing but the mixed platter is not to be missed. You grill your own small pieces of meat and chicken, add your selection of spices, all on a small cute grill... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Little Swiss is a nice place with a nice atmosphere. However, the fondu leaves a lot to be desired since you only have "bread" as your dipping option, and the fondu varieties are 4 that are not even worth trying. They are all the same. Apart from that, the place is EXTREMELY overpriced, fo no good reason. If I had... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Cozy setting and amazing food..the best fondue in town and the best I've had in years..highly recommended

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Cairo, Egypt
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This is one of the best gems in Egypt. The owner is very a hospitable and lovely Swiss Lady with her family helping out. From the point you get in you are very well treated and welcomed. They have the best cheese fondue in town. The cheese with mushroom and the cheese with tomato are great and very much recommended.... More 

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Cairo
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Excellent food, great hospitality, will always return again and again. The repeatability of the food standards is amazing. They never miss a beat.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

A quirky decorated restaurant which does what it says on the menu! Serves traditional swiss fondu and raclette with authentic ingredients. Host Charlotte is welcoming and attentive. We sampled the half raclette and half chicken grill served with pickles and expected accompaniments. Pleasant atmosphere and steady flow of clients - several families and children were enjoying cooking their meals at... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

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
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Street 18, Villa 17 (Corner Street 84) | Maadi Sarayat, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 109 639 6556

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Fondue

Description

Restaurant little swiss is a restaurant which offers typical high quality swiss food. On our menu you can find original swiss cheese fondue, raclette, and meat tablegrill and also other typical swiss dishes like Riz Casimir or Fillet Stroganoff. A highlight of our desserts is a chocolate fondue which is made of original swiss Toblerone chocolate. In our restaurant you can enjoy the swiss food in a cozy and nice atmosphere with a lot of swiss decoration. We're looking forward to your visit!
Open Hours
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?