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) #1,150 of 4,037 Restaurants in Cairo €€ - €€€ Steakhouse, European
Gamet El dowal, Mohandessin | After Gad & Shehab Street, Cairo, Egypt
+20 3 7490893
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
16 Dec 2016
“Red meat”
12 Jan 2016
“A mixed bag”
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, European
€€ - €€€
Gamet El dowal, Mohandessin | After Gad & Shehab Street, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered Chateaubriand which was very good and medium as required the Arkan Sheik Zayed branch is well situated at the popular food mall the service was good it is a bit overpriced

Thank Mostafa A
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is actually one of Cairo's very few restaurants dedicated to red meat, steakhouses if you wish, and it's probably the oldest. The owner is Tarek Shariff, the son of the late actor Omar Shariff, he also owns the Maison de Thomas pizzeria chain. There...More

Thank Tamer70
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

I was one of the biggest fan of their steak and fries. Yesterday I found something weird inside the salad after grounding it with my teeth! Tried to hide it from the people I was siting with in order not to disgust them. After showing...More

Thank Wessam_90
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

I went to the alexandria branch in kafr abdou The experience was terrible Poor menu Weak staff They actually don't even understand the menu items I ordered a 500 g tenderloin steak...it came to me as a pile of meat chops..With no sign of steak...More

2  Thank mohammedjoe
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

We were a group of 5 having dinner in Charwoods Arkan. I ordered chicken soup which was rotten and smelled like sewage. I told the waiter and asked him to remove it so he did without even apologising or offering anything else. I ordered a...More

1  Thank Mowahba
Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

I visited with my family charwood's of Arkan in the 6th of october in Cairo. It was a very bad experience. The atmosphere is very cheap and not clean. The table needs fixation and the waiters were wearing dirty white shirts and they were not...More

Thank Amr Z
Reviewed 21 October 2014

A very nice restaurant with an old feel (atmosphere and music). In my party people who ordered rare steaks, say that Charwoods is the only restaurant in Egypt that delivers a rare steak, rather than medium-rare, when rare is ordered. The meal was satisfying and...More

Thank yattiyah
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We were searching a nice place for steak, then i found this restaurant on tripadvisor with good reviews. The atmosphere of the restaurant is good, but the food is not. Soup is way too salted, after finished it, I felt really thirsty. We ordered one...More

1  Thank pony c
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I went there with my wife for a casual dinner, and we had heard about the steak "Chateaubriand... which is several small pieces of thin steak done in only medium cook. " so we were looking for it only and it was really nice, its...More

Thank JackMagdy
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

The steak is just perfect, it may be highly priced but it deserves it for sure. The appetizer pizza is so delicous as it is made Italian not as most pizzas. You have to try it.

Thank Mariam F
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Restaurant Details

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US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gamet El dowal, Mohandessin | After Gad & Shehab Street, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 3 7490893
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