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Abou el-Sid

) #17 of 4,058 Restaurants in Cairo $$ - $$$ Mediterranean, Middle Eastern,
26 July St., Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27359640
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
26 July St., Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As an Egyptian, I go to Abou el-Sid when I crave oriental Egyptian food and have none at home - and it has NEVER let me down! Their Molokheyya is brilliant and their Sharkaseyya is hands-down the best. Their grilled eggplant with garlic is also...More

Thank Mariam I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Typical Egyptian cuisine with perfect quality & reasonable prices. Many branches are available all over the city, having delivery service too.

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Abou el sid one of the remarks in egyptian food but i think they have to look for pricing its very high vs food amounts and even compitition between other resturants.

Thank Karim Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

here is where you can really enjoy eating all the oriental stuff that you are dreaming for! here is where you can take your foreign friends to enjoy the oriental atmosphere :)

Thank SeifDiab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is an Oriental restaurant for Oriental Egyptian food . You will feel as you are at home . Good service good hospitality and great environment. Good for families

Thank kevin m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I arrived the staff were lovely and the reason for the visit was a business Iftar meal. During Ramadan it is accustomed that all food is ready for Iftar but we nearly waited an hour for the main courses to come and by that...More

1  Thank George E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but little slow service . Staff friendly and nice . They need to be more faster in serving the clients

Thank Ali B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had multiple visits to their various locations, we can say that they have good control over the quality of food in all their locations, food tastes good, the setup is nice and good for those who are visiting Egypt and want to go to...More

Thank thefoodiewatch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like the Egyptian dishes you have to go to Abou elsid , try molokhia, Sharkasia or any dish. Tip: you better book before you go.

Thank ahmedta7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Abou el Sid is my favorite restaurant when craving Egyptian home made food, very nice seating and atmosphere, generous menu and high quality and tasty food, im love with their fatta abou el sid, they make the most delicious liver (alex style) and sgouk (Egyptian...More

Thank Hisham S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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