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Khan el Khalili

#2 of 1,758 Restaurants in Giza
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Mena House Oberoi, Giza, Egypt
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 20
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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice dinner

Had a large business dinner here recently. Good Egyptian food, nice service in a pleasant environment.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Ibadanboy
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a large business dinner here recently. Good Egyptian food, nice service in a pleasant environment.

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Thank Ibadanboy
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to khan el khalili on our last night in cairo for dinner and shopping. You will find many restaurants and cafes check the menus of them all before you decide where would you eat.

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Thank Eman H
Zlin, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All the things you can find in Khan Khalili are pretty amazing. Just the sellers are bit annoying. Pay quarter of the amount they ask and don't eat there, it's way too expensive.

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Thank Vokurka
Alexandria
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Visit the original cairo el hussien khan el khalili .. elmoaaz street all this places you can feel that you are inside the old cairo at thier time it was amazing era and it was a really nice time to spend

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Thank Mohamed Z
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

One of best places to visit in Cairo. It's a traditional historical bazar consisting lots of shops selling handicrafts, jalabeya, silver ware, etc . There are many very small hotels in the vicinity. It's a very nice place for a walk and some shopping . You have to be very careful when buying things as you need to bargain and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We didn't enjoy our food that much, especially considering the price. The service was stiff and formal.

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Thank basilturnip
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

This place shouldn't be missed, I just love it.. No matter how many times I went there, I just keep coming back.. it's all about antiques, sliverware & traditional clothes.. If you want to buy something you should always bargaining, you will get it at a much lower price!.. Take a tour & take some pictures, you will have a... More 

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Thank Anwaar75
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Very good quality food, tastes like homemade authentic Egyptian food. Friendly service and great view of the pyramids.

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Thank Marian V
Falls Church, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We stopped in for an early dinner before the sound and light show at the Pyramids. The serving staff was fantastic -- they accommodated our request for quick service, and lovingly described their dishes. The mezze -- a selection of appetizers such as stuffed grape leaves, hummus and so on -- was very good. This really would have been enough... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

Check out the Bazaar, very colorful and bustling with people and tourist. It can be overwhelming. But it is a must see while in Cairo. There's a lot of antiquities. Dress to blend with the crowd.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mena House Oberoi, Giza, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Giza Governorate  >  Giza

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings

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