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Smashburger: Not Terrible, Not Great, But Almost a Bit of Both

Smashburger: Not Terrible, Not Great, But Almost a Bit of Both

Caribou: International Coffee House Comes to Mall of Egypt

A new contender in Cairo's vicious coffee house wars...

The Republic: The 'Meat & Fresh Pasta' Bar that Could Take Mohandiseen by Storm

Mohandiseen is officially getting its swag; it was once café and restaurant central before being…

Castlevania: Netflix Nails it with Faithful Adaptation of Video Game Series

Video game adaptations rarely work, but Netflix has got it right with this vampire classic.

Dunkin Donuts: The Curious Case of the World's Most Famous Donut Chain in Egypt

Everyone complains about it, but there are now TEN branches!

Beit El Ezz: A Warm & Colourful Slice of Lebanon at Mall of Egypt

It doesn't offer anything particularly special, but Mall of Egypt is better for having it.

Spider-Man Homecoming: Light, Fun & Unburdened by the Demands of 'Universe Building'

The return of your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man has exceeded all expectations.

Akli: Sandwich Place Has Great Ideas But Falls Down on Sloppy Execution

Despite receiving a rather average review last year, we still left Akli feeling that the…

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Ahwak Salon de Thé: Elegant New Hangout in Zamalek I was there on the 5th day of Ramadan 2017 the place is nice but overpriced with 150…

Madi Ricky

Johnny’s Its nice place for friends outing, good & friendly stuff but sometimes disconnected with guests .. fair overall


Seecoz: ‘Street Greek’ On Fleek in New Cairo So authentic and tasty!

Pirates of the Caribbean - Dead Men Tell No Tales: Time for Jack Sparrow to Abandon Ship

Disney and Depp's longtime pirate love-in might have outstayed its welcome.

Ravish: Proof That 'Whatever Can Go Wrong, Will Go Wrong'

What happens when Murphy's Law meets Cairo burger restaurant...

The Mummy: Universal's 'Dark Universe' Franchise Gets Off to Underwhelming Start

Universal's new monster universe has arrived in a squib.

Maharaja: Indian Restaurant Chain is Still One of the Best

There's nothing wrong with restaurant chains - just as long as they can be consistent.

Wonder Woman: The DC Extended Universe Gets Back on Track

Could this be the turning point for DC Comic's recent underwhelming Hollywood run?