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.

C Fool – Egyptian fuel

C Fool – Egyptian fuel

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“C Fool” in Cairo makes falafel and fool sandwiches in the style of the ‘arabet el fool’ wooden cart. They serve them quickly and you get them hot!

Full Article by Osama Abdelrahman

Café Riche – More than 100 years old

Café Riche – More than 100 years old

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“Café Riche” in Cairo is an old café that was built 100 years ago and was a famous meeting point for key figures in Egyptian cultural history!

Full Article by Olfat Galal

Cafelluca – 2 in 1: cafe + felluca

Cafelluca – 2 in 1: cafe + felluca

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“Cafelluca” is the first cafe on a felluca in Cairo! Come here and enjoy the Nile from a different perspective while enjoying your coffee or dinner!

Full Article by Olfat Galal

CaiRoma – Tailoring the taste to your needs

CaiRoma – Tailoring the taste to your needs

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“CaiRoma” is so hidden, even if it’s in Cairo’s beating heart, you might question the instructions. Just perfect for every pizza enthusiast out there!

Full Article by Rym Abduljalil

Carmen – My 10/10 mid-day pitstop

Carmen – My 10/10 mid-day pitstop

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“Carmen” in Cairo isn’t just my 10/10 — it’s a 10 multiplied by 10! I’d say it’s a great mid-day pitstop, but I spend too much time here to call it that.

Full Article by Rym Abduljalil

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