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Egyptian Pancake House

Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
+20 109 714 7392
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (16 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not really needs to be said about pancakes, had a savoury cheese one which was delicious. Moved on to a banana pancake after that and even though I was pretty stuffed by that point I couldn’t resist finishing it off, probably enough for 4 people...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was our last meal in Cairo before we left for the airport and what a meal it was. Pity we didnt go there before. If you are in Khan el Khalili market then this is the place to eat. The place has a signboard...More

Thank ankeet_sinha
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Nothing better after a days browsing/shopping in Khan el Khalili than sitting in the street watching the world go by whilst eating the most delicious Egyptian Pancakes. Many varieties of fillings are offered for the crispy flakey pastry, cooked before your eyes, our favourites are...More

1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Layers of filo dough , sweet sugar (dessert) or savory with cheese, chicken & vegetables or Vege (Dinner/lunch) Watch them make it! We had 3 fetirs 1 sweet and 2 savory for 3 of us and couldn't finish!- Then watch the tourist buses make the...More

1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Whenever I visit Alazhar area I must eat there. It's the best place to eat after a long walk in Khan Alkhalili. You will find a very specific and various menu. Feter with sugar or with different types of meat, you will definitely find your...More

1  Thank Israa E
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is an outdoor restaurant in the Khan Al Khalili. I loved the sweet pancakes. A bonus here is that it has a toilet for customers. Sitting outside is great, though you do get some vendors trying to sell you things as you eat. Service...More

1  Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

65 egp for a pancake and a tea is way too much for Cairo. I com5pletwly lost my appetite after finding a hair in the pancake, meaning I am not coming back.

Thank Ok D
Reviewed 10 May 2016

A small pancake shop that serves delicious tasty pancakes both savoury and sweet. My favourite is the crispy sugar ones. Very cheap. You should give it a try if your around.

Thank Egyptianmimi
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A small restaurant in the heart of Islamic Cairo, with the most delicious pancakes in town. The menu has a wide variety of salty and sweet pancakes. The portions are big and tasty.

Thank Yomna I
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This restaurant is located in the Khan el-Khalili bazaar and is not for those wanting elegance. But the food and experience is, indeed, unique. While they do have indoor tables, we chose to eat outside and the huge tour buses came within a few feet...More

Thank jean31338
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
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  • Address: Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 109 714 7392
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