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“Favorite cafe in Cairo”

Naguib Mahfouz Cafe
Ranked #20 of 4,211 Restaurants in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Egyptian
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 26 January 2013

I can not go to the Khan without eating here; it is my favorite cafe in Cairo. Best tamaya (using coriander and sesame) and fuul I have had since living here. The waiters are so friendly and the prices unbeatable. I have only eaten at the cafe but there are two other restaurants in the establishment, with one featuring a more upscale dining menu and atmosphere.

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Reviewed 5 January 2013

it is was very interesting night in this cafe ,, with traditional food and friendly ppl stuff .. i am happy to been there in Cairo old city ... i hope visit it again

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1  Thank kimmeladam
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Reviewed 3 January 2013 via mobile

We usually go there for the excellent food and music. It is Egypt as we like it, bot nessessarily how Mahfouz know it. Because it was being renovated we went to Fishawi, which made us appreciate this coffee shop even more..,, next time for sure

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1  Thank Yasmine B
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Reviewed 27 December 2012

This is an okay place to visit in the Khan al Khalili. The food is not spectacular, but it is generally safe and has the cleanest bathrooms in the suq.

Thank Nedu_Jamin
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Reviewed 14 December 2012

you feel that you are in orient and it has its own style. It is clean, safe, airconditioned, well served, good food, nice servers, calm and enjoyable environment. Limited but very nice and traditional menu.

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Thank kurtsol
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