The Definitive Guide to Living in the Capital , Cairo , Egypt


Conut: 'Not Your Usual Donut'

Conut: 'Not Your Usual Donut'

Lemony's Cheesecakes: A Series of Fortunate Cakes

This is one home-based business that doesn't mess around.

Dutch Delights: Authentic Stroopwafels & Poffertjes

Dutch food isn't the most creative, but there's nothing like a good stroopwafel...

Rony's Truck: Doughnut Cone Ice Cream Trend Comes to Cairo

Soft serve ice-cream in a doughnut cone - what could go wrong?

Talk: Fresh Juices, Coffees & More on Zamalek's Busy Brazil Street

Without much fuss about the many other issues that Egypt has been facing of late,…

Espresso Lab: Gourmet Coffee House Let's You Customise to Your Heart's Desire

Coffee, Java, Joe – no matter what you call it, we can all agree that…

Nola: Cupcake King Introduces More New Items to Menu

Remember when Cairo was crazy for cupcakes? Nola was one of the first and main…

Joe's Chocolate Bar: Small Menu, Big Flavours at Zamalek Chocolate Specialist

With Brew & Chew satisfying the cravings of Maadi residents, and Dip n Dip spreading…

Brew & Chew: A Consistent Contender for Best Dessert Place in Cairo

The food scene in Alexandria might seem a bit behind that of Cairo, but there…

L'Eclair Paris: The Best Choux Pastry in Cairo?

In the past few years, Cairo has witnessed the rise of many local brands in…

Frozzy Twist: 'Basbousa Ice Cream Rolls' & Other Frozen Treats in Mohandiseen

Having introduced the Thai style ice cream rolls to Cairo in 2014, Frozzy Twist opened…

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Caracas The most delicious Lebanese Fattah in town

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Eman Essam


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Asmaa Ramdan

A Dog’s Purpose

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Khalda Ibrahim

Nails & More: Cutesy, Intimate Salon in Zamalek The place is excellent and loved the work done, plus it's super cozy and the people are friendly

Fifth Street Coffee: Delicious Baked Goods at Cairo Festival City

Besides being among the biggest malls in the city, Cairo Festival City boasts a vast…

Gelati Azza: Keeping Ice-Cream Simple, Classic & Delicious

While everyone is busy with the ice cream rolls trend, freak milkshakes, donut ice cream…

The Batter Half & Co.: Popular Cairo Confectioner Adds Ice Cream to its Repertoire

Four years ago, the Batter Half and Co. opened its first shop in Zamalek and…

Dip n Dip: Chocolate Central at Americana Plaza

Among the countless discoveries that changed the world, chocolate may not be the cleverest of…

Marble Slab Creamery: New Branch at Mirage Mall Disappoints

Twists and trends on the simple and beloved concept of ice cream are becoming more…