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Khan El Khalili

5 Sikkit il-Bedestan, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good0%
  • Average33%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
16 Feb 2017
17 Apr 2017
“Didn't even offer water”
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Mediterranean, Egyptian
5 Sikkit il-Bedestan, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We went with a guide who claimed the infamous nature ofc the restaurant due to the explicit Egyptian food and the Nobel prize winning author this restaurant was known for. The menu was small but quaint. The whole time the waiter was busy playing with...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Good place to explore the surroundings and the market. Heavy bargaining suggested. People try to sell you all sorts of random stuff!!

Thank sanjeevcv
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

There's loads of people on the streets and loads of shopkeepers trying to harass you into going to their shops (like any other market) BUT if you bargain hard enough, this could be really fun! We manage to buy souvenirs for half the price of...More

Thank veronica a
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Great place to shop then have dinner in a local restaurant. Don't expect fancy here. Negotiate on the prices. Check prices in different stores before buying.

Thank Nanousy
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

A fun market place with lots of souvenirs and fun things to buy. The shopkeepers try to rip you off though so you have to haggle with them. Some of them were quite rude as well when haggling. Coming from UK we want bargains we...More

1  Thank Naeem R
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The food was excellent and the service very good too. Prices are reasonable. Location is very central in Old Cairo. Difficult to know there is a place like this from the outside, kind of hidden entrance.

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 27 March 2013

The bazaar is an experience, one filled with a maze of shops and wares, a chance to barter, and experience this centuries old marketplace. Be prepared for many hawkers trying to get you into their shops....some more aggressive than others. Be prepared to be firm,...More

Thank widad11
Reviewed 25 March 2015
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Reviewed 31 May 2013
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Mediterranean, Egyptian
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  • Address: 5 Sikkit il-Bedestan, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
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TEL 02-25903788 khanelkhalili@oberoi.com.eg