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Cafés

La Taverna: Breakfast on the Go

La Taverna: Breakfast on the Go

Café Noir: Go For Dessert

Yet another of Cairo ’s coffee chains, Café Noir serves up a European-style café experience…

On The Run: Quick Stop for Fast Food

It’s hard to remember what life was like before On The Run franchise was introduced…

Café De Paris: Zamalek’s Cosy Outdoor Shisha & Sandwich Spot

In a city of traffic, noise and air pollution, a quiet café in a garden…

Fauchon: French Pastries in Cairo

Driving past the tempting duo of bakery heaven– Fauchon and TBS– in Zamalek quite frequently…

Ahwet Samah: Sub-Par Nasr City Shisha

Operating out of a small shop in one of Nasr City’s souks, Ahwet Samah is…

Einstein Kaffee: Modern, Clean German Coffee

The recently renovated and reopened Einstein Café in Zamalek has had a minor facelift; and…

Caracas: Prepare to Awaken Your Senses

‘Fresh, cool and inspiring, Caracas offers traditional Lebanese cuisine in a contemporary Egyptian atmosphere,’ states…

3al Ahwa: Eat, Smoke, Play

Venturing to Dokki can be a traffic nightmare for most Cairenes. However, a quaint little…

TBS – The Bakery Shop: Fresh Baked Goods in Cairo

Have you ever tried a basterma croissant? We have, and they’re fantastic!   We were…

Chez Edy in Nasr City: Geneina Mall’s Fine Patio Eatery

Malls can be overwhelming, and Genena Mall in Nasr City is no exception. Thankfully, Chez…

User reviews

Waseem El Tanahi

Paul Probably one of the better eateries in Downtown mall, Paul's serves up a good selection of pastries and…

Mohamed Mansour

Nevada belaaal there is the best . actually i wish he owned the place , very confident plesant person…

Maha Ahmed

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back I like it. More than perfect :))

Hamadashams

Kansas Fried Chicken: A Challenger to the KFC Throne? خدمة زي الزفت والاكل بارد و طعمو وحش

AK

Little Ovio Great Coffee and Artisan Sandwiches

Amr

Ganoub I have to say that Ganoub studio is the best and most professional studio in town

Zein: The Place to Unwind

Stepping into this café, it feels as though you’ve suddenly been liberated from all the…

Mandarine Koueider: Legendary Cairo Ice Cream

Mandarine Koueider is the legendary Zamalek sweet shop owned by Syrian family that founded the…

Ahwet El Sawaisa: A Talker’s Ahwa

Ahwet El Sawaisa, translated to 'Suezians’ Coffee House,' has been a Korba institution for almost…

Postres Flamenco Bakery: Bread, Pretzels, and Cookies Oh My!

Who doesn’t love the smell of freshly baked bread? It really is one of the…

Arabica: Comfort for the Young at Heart

On the corner of the intersection between Marashly and Ahmet Heshmet Streets in Zamalek lies…