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“Egyptian Cuisine” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Abou el-Sid

Abou el-Sid
26 July St., Cairo 1111, Egypt
+20227359640
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Ranked #30 of 3,932 Restaurants in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Egyptian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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“Egyptian Cuisine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

I am used to invite my foreign friends to taste our food there,they love it. But it is recommended for foreigner ,to be guided in selection by a friend or the waiters who are helpful and almost all of them speak some English

Visited March 2014
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Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Authentic”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Food is tasty. Atmosphere is authentic. Staff are helpful. The place to go for traditional Egyptian food

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sharm al Shaikh, Janub Sina', Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Egyptian Koshary @ Abou El-Sid”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

They make delicious "koshary" plates mixing the Egyptian taste with the professionalism of a restaurant

  • Visited January 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
“Egyptian taste”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Abou el seed is one good place for Egyptian good, like home-made. Always of good quality even when its completely packed. It good place in a decent neighborhood for foreigners and locals to enjoy a good taste. Both appetizers and main dished are of excellent quality.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Best Egyptian Oriental Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

My friends & I love to go to Abu El Sid in Cairo & Alexandria..they offer the Best Shrimps Tajin (Fatta) in Egypt

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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