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Mahmoud Azmi | Attarine, Alexandria, Egypt
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Local food for breakfast

It has many branches and the restaurant serve traditional Egyptian breakfast and other local recipes. The food is good and it is budget restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 8, 2015
Inas6762
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Didn't like the food so much, I guess his competitors in Alexandria are worse than in Cairo. The Fitir was nice though.

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Padua, Italy
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1,030 reviews 1,030 reviews
507 restaurant reviews
702 helpful votes 702 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Dont pass this up just because it looks like its no frills..... the quality of the meals here are fresh and good. It costs little to dine here , you could do so every day and not feel it . There is enough variety and its kind of clean most of the time . Gets busy as it is popular... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

It has many branches and the restaurant serve traditional Egyptian breakfast and other local recipes. The food is good and it is budget restaurant.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

While in Alexandria I like to have lunch in the best GAD in Egypt the one opposite the Central Bank! Why: All meals are prepared on the spot from fresh and good ingredients and the result is tasty food. From Shish Kebab to Egyptian dishes and Fitira (Egyptian backed puff pizzas) you can't go wrong. Although this restaurant is considered... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Right in the middle of downtown Alexandria in Tusun street in front of the central bank of Egypt, Alexandria branch, lies an important historical restaurant which doesn't stop from renovation. As it is nicely hidden from the eyes of passers-by, forget about the walk-in or delivery compartment and get inside the lounge of the dinning-in of the restaurant, you will... More 

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Alexandria, Egypt
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I like to order from there the traditional food of the country foul and falafel, so delicious! it's located at down town.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

nice and cheap food. It considered to be the egyptian fast food. It have a large menu. It is clear comparing with other local food restaurants.

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Qaha city,Egypt
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129 reviews 129 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

The food quality always kept in high standars meeting the needs of Egyptians with very affordable prices. You will enjoy your meals.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Well, I found some of their food are good but some other are very so so.. Not somewhere I'd like to return though..

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Alexandria, Egypt
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

GAD is famous for its shaorma sandwiches which are very tasty and unexpensive. The place is acceptable as hygiene, even for foreigners.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Mahmoud Azmi | Attarine, Alexandria, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Alexandria Governorate  >  Alexandria

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Egyptian

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