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

Restaurants

Cuba Cabana: The Lounge of Many Spaces

Cuba Cabana: The Lounge of Many Spaces

Taboula: Oriental Nights

Taboula is a treasured favourite on Cairo’s dining scene. A rarity amid the narrow streets…

La Vela: Half-Hearted Italian

In the confusing maze of Cairo, there are many hidden gems of restaurants that you’ll…

Dunes Lounge: Is Bedouin Chic Back?

Those familiar with the quiet streets of the Degla area of Maadi are no doubt…

Barry’s Oriental Restaurant: Front-Row View of the Pyramids

The great Pyramids of Giza can easily be taken for granted or ignored as we…

La Maison Blanche: Fantastic Winter Wonderland at the First Place

“Welcome to La Maison Blanche” is the greeting bestowed upon guests as they enter the…

JW’s Steakhouse: Top Quality, Over-the-Top Bill

Regardless of the excellent quality of JW’s Steakhouse’s food, it is not a restaurant that…

Quay: The Quiet Alternative

Nothing beats an outdoor café with a spectacular Nile view. Add friendly staff, great shisha…

Pomodoro: The Best 15LE You’ll Ever Spend in Cairo

Delicious cheap eats are always a good thing, and this is a specialty that West…

Mom, Dad… I’m A Foodie.

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“Doc, your food is trivial”. That’s what my cousin from the balad said when he…

Le Chantilly: Enchanting Food, Disenchanting Service

There are few activities in Cairo as relaxing as a weekend stroll in Korba with…

User reviews

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Judy Mohamed

La Villa very good

Dina.El Moshneb

Topaz The food is very tasty

MarcShap

Plein Air Plein Air has nice, if not luxurious (fake flowers), facilities with a very far-out location, and difficult for…

Manar.Ibrahim

The Nile Ritz-Carlton The hotel, the staff, the food, the view, all in all perfect place for any occasion.

Waseem.El Tanahi

Gŭ Lounge One of Cairo's better nightspots at the moment. Best to reserve before heading there though as it gets…

Reema

Suite Francaise: الحب والحرب من أحلى الأفلام الي شفتا بحياتي..شدني بكل حواسي لأبعد الحدود و أخدني لدنية تانية بنصح اكيد اي حدا…

Nawab: Fabulous Indian Packs a Flavourful Punch

The first thing that hits you as you walk through the glass doors of this…

Lucille's: Breakfast of Champions

Breakfast hot spot Lucille's has become something of a mascot for Maadi. It seems that…

Brunch at the Fairmont Nile City: Classy Buffet, International Cuisine

The Fairmont Nile City is too classy an establishment to refer to its new Friday…

Charwood's: France Transported

Charwood's is the sort of place you want to put in your pocket and take…

Boosters: Tasty Yet Healthy

The trend of healthy eating is on the rise in Cairo, with restaurants claiming a…