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Abou el-Sid

26 July St., Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27359640
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (10 reviews)
“okra” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
££ - £££
26 July St., Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was a vey nice experience to try Egyptian food Its tasteful but heavy and fatty Recommended to try at least once This place is clean and u can enjoy the classical experience here.

Thank raedsalameh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious and the place is nice. However, it has a lot of smokers and the smoking is everywhere. The price is little bit high, but it worth going there to eat typical Egyptian food. I had okra and it was great

Thank Andejani
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, good quality food, excellent service A busy venue and very enjoyable Not well signed, but worth seeking out

Thank Tufan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic food in a charming style. Great drinks too. Go for the fattah. Try the Molokheya green soup. Try the vodka with sugar cane juice !

Thank Shawix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was invited for a family dinner to Abou el Sid. It was really a nice atmosphere with old Arabic music and memorabilias all around the place. The food was good and authentic. My only reservation is on the service. They took a long time...More

Thank Abeer B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Abou el-Sid is one of the best restaurants in Arabic/Egyptian food. The staff are friendly and the food is very good. You can order many different dishes with beautiful taste, I love to eat again at Abou el-Sid.

Thank Ahmed A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and authentic Egyptian cuisine . Large variety and delicious. Beautiful setting atmosphere. Very good service .

Thank meero26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is my first visit i don t like but my company like foods .many people like this restaurant its depends what food you eat depends for persons. Thanks

Thank amrzizo1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the authenticity... food is so tasty and the variety is great .. particularly loved the Fattah, the roasted duck and veal, molokhiya and the mombar :) Service could have been better but all in all it was a great place .. would plan...More

Thank Ahmad M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have a good experience with grilled food. They have well done grilled food and peigons. I tried also molghia which has a beatiful taste. The have oriental decoration which tranfer you through the old time.

Thank Elsayed E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 July St., Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 27359640
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