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Koshari al-Tahrir

#44 of 4,003 Restaurants in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence
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Sharia Abd el-Khalik Sarwat, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good place to eat original oriental Egyptian koshri. Adding hot sous will enhance the taste more. hot sous is really hooot

Thank Silverboy_90
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Its very good and clean restaurant I think its the most clean koshary restaurant till now Recommended

Thank Omar E
Toronto, Canada
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156 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is the 1st branch opened for this chain. I enjoy eating there and never said enough after one plate. You can either add spy sauce or the lemon/garlic sauce.

Thank mshassan2016
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

just koshari its tradtional dish try it with hot sous i think its good place to try egyption food if you like

Thank Eng K
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

I absolutely love this place..it is cheap and soooo tasty...Never get it delivered Always go and eat there..great if your on a budget and need food..but even if I had all the money in the world I would still eat this 1-2 times a week it is just that good..I mainly got to the one on abass el akkad street... More 

Thank Addicted055
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

It was an awesome experience. The family and I wanted to eat Koshari for the first time so we stumbled on this awesome place. I asked couple people were sitting next to us to give us some suggestions and they were spot on. We loved it.

Thank Kareem A
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place, with nice taste of koshari which most popular food in Egypt, the price not expensive or not cheap its mostly average , I enjoyed.

Thank Mohamed O
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

The most great Koshary I've ever eat from outside, the servers are friendly and the food was fresh and great

Thank Dondon F
Cairo, Egypt
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016

The Koshari here was very good, plus I loved eating here because it's authentic. You will probably be the only non-local. The only negative thing was that the service was very slow, but we still had a great time and enjoyed our food!

Thank Karin O
Cairo, Egypt
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

Koshary is a famous Egyptian food but for me its weird since they mix rice,pasta,green lentil ,humus and some other stuff and call it the best food ever.I respect the local culture this is the reason I go to that restaurant to try the koshary however for me its an average food and for sure it feds you up.When you... More 

Thank ozytr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Fast Food, Egyptian, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharia Abd el-Khalik Sarwat, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 19719

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?