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

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Burger Fuel: Chicken Trumps Beef at New Zealand Burger Chain

Burger Fuel: Chicken Trumps Beef at New Zealand Burger Chain

Patriots Day: Stirring, Emotional But Far From Perfect

Patriots Day doesn't know whether it wants to be a thriller or a docudrama...

Karma: Solid But Unspectacular 'International Cuisine'

The vague notion of international cuisine is rife in Cairo and Karma does little to…

Stacked: Creative Club Sandwiches at Zamalek Deli

Bread, fillings, bread, more fillings, then bread again.

900 Degrees: Authentic Neapolitan Pizza in New Cairo

'Authentic Italian pizza' is the new black in Cairo.

The Great Wall: Chinese Filmmaking Meets Predictable Hollywood Treatment

Matt Damon, monsters & whitewashing...

Lemony's Cheesecakes: A Series of Fortunate Cakes

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

La La Land: A Golden Homage to the Golden Age

Rya Gosling and Emma Stone shine in one of the most unique movie experiences of…

Assassin's Creed: Close But No Cigar for Video-Game Adaptation

Assassin's Creed is entertaining enough, but to call it a successful adaptation would be pushing…

Tamara Elna: Lebanese Classics with Subtle Twists & Big Flavours

From the people who brought you Tamara Lebanese Bistro, comes its younger, hipper sister.

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

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Ahmed Darwish

Il Divino Pizzeria Definitely the best pizza in town


Dixie Cream: Rich Selection, Poor Quality at CFC Branch of Donut Chain Tried the vanilla latte and was fairly good

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Dalia Adel

Il Divino Pizzeria AWESOMMEEE !!!

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La La Land Entertaining movie, but I was expecting a lot more from the movies after all the awards won.....

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Alaa ElEraqi

Al Dayaa: Authentic Lebanese Dining in Maadi Food taste is fine, quantity is fine Staff's peroofromace very poor They gave us wrong ingredient. They are…

Office Christmas Party: An Easy, if Predictable, Festive Flick

Despite the cliches, a stellar comedic cast make this an easy, undemanding watch.

Apeirophobia: Ahmed Abdel Ghani Explores the Fear of Eternity & Death at Picasso Art Gallery

Though the imagery he uses is domestic, there are layers underneath Abdel Ghani's latest work.

Bad Santa 2: A Ho-Ho-Horrible Sequel

Thirteen years on from the original, Bad Santa's charm just isn't cutting it.

Sing: High on Energy, Low on Originality

There's plenty of colour and energy in this animated musical, but it's all quite predictable.