The Very Best Local Restaurants in Cairo

Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our Cairo locals feel the same and they’re eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional Egyptian and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in Cairo, you’re in safe, expert hands.

Abla Restaurant – When quail is on the grill

Abla Restaurant – When quail is on the grill

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“Abla Restaurant” in Cairo is a grill restaurant whose specialties include grilled quail and camel liver, both oriental dishes that aren’t so easy to find!

Full Article by Ahmed Khodeer

Abyssinia – East-African gem

Abyssinia – East-African gem

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“Abyssinia” is for all East Africans and East African cuisine enthusiasts in Caior! The meals there are like a journey to the Horn of Africa…

Full Article by Rym Abduljalil

Antique Khana – Restaurant with nostalgic ambiance

Antique Khana – Restaurant with nostalgic ambiance

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“Antique Khana” in Zamalek, Cairo, has an antique, old-Egyptian feeling. It makes me feel peaceful with its nostalgic atmosphere. Perfect for all meals.

Full Article by Olfat Galal

Bab Rezq – A door to oriental food

Bab Rezq – A door to oriental food

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“Bab Rezq” in Cairo has great homemade Egyptian food but here you can also relax with a coffee or PlayStation. Their best dish is the Makmor with sausage.

Full Article by Osama Abdelrahman

Baba Abdo Downtown – My perfect cheap pasta

Baba Abdo Downtown – My perfect cheap pasta

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“Baba Abdo Downtown” makes the best koshary and pasta in Cairo! This restaurant started off as a simple food cart, which still exists out front…

Full Article by Marianne Mofeed

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