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Abou el Sid

€€ - €€€Middle Eastern, , Mediterranean
7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
380 5050
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“egyptian food” (21 reviews)
“walnut sauce” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean, Halal
€€ - €€€
7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

One of the few places where lunch was served even during Ramadan and for that we shall remain indebted.The food is excellent and a special mention about their non alcoholic beverages especially the lemon mint and hibiscus drink!!

Thank Padmini15
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Abou el Sid is the definitely the place to eat at in Egypt if you want to experience authentic Egyptian food. It is located in Zamalek, Giza (part of the greater Cairo area). The menu here is extensive and the food is very delicious. The...More

Thank Garrison J
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Stil Abou El Sid the best oriental restaurant in down town, the only comment when it is crowded, It is very hard to stay .

Thank AmgadHelmyB
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Nice Egyptian food . Great decoration , amazing music . The most amazing thing is the Egyptian drink . Vodka Kasab.

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The bbq was ok in general may be it need a better table organisation and mor trained staff but in general the taste is ok and it’s not that expensive compared to what it offers and the fresh hot local bread was nice too

Thank maninblackthe1
Reviewed 14 August 2017

we enjoyed the classical tasty Egyptian food, the food quality was good and the price was good too (1 USD=18.6 EGP)

Thank Ahmad_Saggaf
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were looking for a place for a beer in Cairo. Found this place, also know as Cheers bar. Really nice setting and friendly staff. Had a lovely cold beer. Didn't eat as it was too early for dinner but it looked great.

Thank Slapheado
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This was a real find. Firstly it was hard to find a licenced restaurant and it was New Year's Eve. Didn't disappoint. The food is authentic Egyptian and it was delicious. Service was prompt and friendly. Very happy.

Thank BCameron5
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I had the chicken with walnut sauce that was rich and delicious. My husband had the state dish of Egypt with chicken. We can't say if it was authentic but it was certainly different which is exactly what we were looking for. The people around...More

Thank smitha135
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Horrible food in ramadan Food is cold and I made many complains and food stayed the same So I paid and left and will never come back

Thank Marc H
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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 380 5050
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