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Little Swiss Restaurant

Street 18, Villa 17 (Corner Street 84) | Maadi Sarayat, Cairo, Egypt
+20 109 639 6556
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Ranked #28 of 3,919 Restaurants in Cairo
Tue - Sat 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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!
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

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
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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

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
19 helpful votes 19 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
33 helpful votes 33 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
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181 reviews 181 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 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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87 reviews 87 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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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Address: Street 18, Villa 17 (Corner Street 84) | Maadi Sarayat, Cairo, Egypt
Phone Number: +20 109 639 6556
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
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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