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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Middle Eastern, Egyptian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
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Reviewed March 25, 2020

I had dinner here on one of the evenings I was in Cairo in Nov 2019. Fairly simple local place with a good selection of typical Middle Eastern food. I chose some shawarma, dips and some soup. Food was decent enough for the price.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed March 23, 2020

Our tour guide said we were running a little late, so he would order lunch for us to eat on the bus. He brought us chicken shawarma sandwiches. They were so awesome tasty, and one of the best lunches we had while in Egypt. Who...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

Beautiful and original place with a nice cold Stella Beer, however the food is mediocre, our veal was over cooked accompanied by shredded raw carrots and sliced raw onions. The stuffed artichoke was undercooked and hard. Thankfully they didn’t find a way to mess up...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. We were with a tour so we don’t know the prices. Good was good and came out timely. One problem was we paid hit special drinks and the exited just kept the 20 E pounds.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 7, 2020 via mobile

TOURIST TRAP ALERT! AVOID! The only reason you should be coming to eat here is because you were taken by your tour like I was, thus unavoidable. So since you can't get away from eating here, here's some things to look out for: 1. The...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 5, 2020

Saw a quick video on YouTube on this restaurant and it looked good. It did not let us down! This was a great restaurant and the staff was great! I don't speak Arabic and they were very helpful and helped picked some of the good,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 29, 2020 via mobile

I had dinner in this Egyptian restaurant with my friends and ordered falafel which was very delicious, several other dishes were ordered by my friends and all orders were very good, we enjoyed it, highly recommended.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 21, 2020 via mobile

Overpriced, and the waiter tried to shake us down for a bigger tip, since “the service fee is for the kitchen staff “. It’s got a charming atmosphere, but it seems like they are just churning out the grub for package tour groups. I had...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 19, 2020

I was there last night Wed Feb20,2020. Service was very bad, I mean it. Food was below average compared to same category restaurants in Cairo. They added 6 EGP/per person to our bill as covering charge, never happened to me else where. They added 12%...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 10, 2020

A great place for lunch during a day walking about the city. A quiet hideaway that is welcoming to tourists. Very good food at reasonable prices.

Date of visit: February 2020
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January 2, 2019|
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Response from alaskantravelnut | Reviewed this property |
10 to 15% seems right. Little bit of $ for us, means more to them...particularly in a small place like this.
September 10, 2018|
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Response from Gusman68 | Reviewed this property |
No only cash but it’s lovely food
March 8, 2016|
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Response from basselzaki | Reviewed this property |
I guess yes they serve alcohol.. I have had a beer last time
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