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11, Road 18, Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating

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  • 10
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  • 21
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  • 6
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  • 2
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Worth it for the atmosphere

They have a great atmosphere, cozy and quiet with classical musical and romantic lighting. Perfect for a night out or a romantic date, their prices are fair. The pizza however was mediocre at best and the pasta ranges from poor to average. The mints after the meal was a nice touch.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
Mohamed S
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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

They have a great atmosphere, cozy and quiet with classical musical and romantic lighting. Perfect for a night out or a romantic date, their prices are fair. The pizza however was mediocre at best and the pasta ranges from poor to average. The mints after the meal was a nice touch.

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Thank Mohamed S
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is definitely a nice place if you want to try pizza and authentic Italian dishes in Cairo. Atmosphere is cozy and staff are friendly. Prices are moderate and food quality is consistent over the years. Definitely a place worth visiting.

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Thank Samar A
Cairo, Egypt
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We went to Mohandessin branch a couple of days ago but we were shocked with the ground floor smell.. the upper floor smelled bad but wasn't as bad as the ground floor. Staff were sitting idle with no patrons to serve as there was no one there when we arrived but us and another couple. The pizza was really good... More 

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Thank Eri A
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

I'm a regular since 1999 with friends and family, best pizza ever with tons of cheese on it as if the place have a cheese mine underneath! Atmosphere is very classic with a mission bell on every table. Staff is good and service too. Diches are delicious too. Enjoy!

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Thank Ahmed E
Doha, Qatar
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101 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

I'm regularly going to la casetta rest. Nasr City branch since the mid nineties. . The restaurant is struggling to maintain the same standard and quality they offer dince long time back.. They have the best margarita pizza in Cairo. . The service might be a problem when the place is busy.. but the quslity of the food is very... More 

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Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

I went to Mohandeseen branch... The food tast good and the portion is huge. The resturant is cosy but my table was poor as no salt and paper and no service plates or cups. The bathroom is old and not good looks ugly ... The sink is very small and not clean. The mint candy is awesome.

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Thank Tamer N
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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117 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Back in Cairo I wanted to try one of my favorites of the good old time, la casetta road 18 Maadi . The place badly needs overhauling ! Overall cleanliness needs more attention. Service is still good but not as it used to be, food is fatty and the meat is not of a good cut The salads are not... More 

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Thank sameh a
Cairo, Egypt
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

i have had mushroom soup, other had pizza and pasta, all was great and tastey, yet prices were very cheap, we were three, we paid around 130 pounds, thats nothing compared to the quality and the whole atmosphere the place maintains.

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Giza, Egypt
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

My wife & I just visited the other night, it was sort of nostalgic to use, we used to visit the place many, many years ago when we were engaged to be married and we haven't visited ever since, we were lucky all those years I guess. It was a shock to us how the place smells bad, staff are... More 

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1 Thank EhabSerry
cairo
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

the pasta with the white sauce is awful.. couldnt eat it.. didnt pay for it. I left the restaurant to chell out i another place .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11, Road 18, Egypt, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian

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