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El Abd Bakery

35 Sharia Talaat Harb, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“baklava” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (17 reviews)
“mango” (4 reviews)
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Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
35 Sharia Talaat Harb, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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21 - 30 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2013

Found this on our last day and got up extra early to visit before we had to get our flight home- my only regret is not buying more delicious cookies and baklava- i should have spent my last LE in here! Always busy- loved by...More

2  Thank AbyHeka
Reviewed 25 March 2013

excellent for somebody with a sweet tooth. Great variety. Very fresh and tasty sweets for excellent prices.

1  Thank mona s
Reviewed 31 December 2012

I have been buying all my sweets for my friends back in Greece from El Abd and everybody loves them. They are dry (an often problem with this kind of pastry sweets in y country is that they make them very syrupy and wet) yet...More

1  Thank covaltio
Reviewed 22 December 2012

If u want to try the real fresh egyptian desert: alabd is the answer. Try their Basbosa and Biscuts. The other kinds like Conafa i didnt like. They r one of the best places in cairo for making Basbosa with nuts

1  Thank Sa S
Reviewed 9 September 2012

I like it so much, specially the tart with Nescafe and chocolate and everything is tasty <3 <3 <3 <3 <3

Thank 42Rehab42
Reviewed 26 August 2012

yessssssssssssss it say it all. if you love sweeeeets and ready for a break away of diet , don't hesitate yo ask for one pound( about 0.5 kilo a selection of all basbusa baklava ----

2  Thank sherioa
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Ice cream on a hot evening is what Egyptians enjoy doing. It isn't in their culture, but the Bakery has definitely become a favorite pass-time for them. The ice cream is comparable to Italian Gelatto and they allow you two scoops of two different flavors....More

1  Thank maria f
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Try the traditional Egyptian sweets like Basboussa (semolina cake soaked with sugar syrup), konafa (a bit like shredded wheat, soaked in sugar syrup) and ba'alawya (filo pastry layers with pistachio or other nuts in the middle. Like I said, yum, yum!

Thank creativewoman5
Reviewed 24 April 2012

Got a selection of great western creamy cakes as a thank you to staff at Tulip Hotel and we all had a very nice cake and coffee/tea afternoon! The selection is mind boggling and less expensive than some of the more western type bakeries like...More

2  Thank bkkwin
Reviewed 26 March 2012

the variation and different kind of sweets and nuts and off course the icecream

Thank TinaLandgraaf
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8 May 2015|
Response from HoneyDelunatic |
It's super cheap for treats. 20 LE for a box and 5LE for ice cream. It you living in the US it's $1.
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  • Address: 35 Sharia Talaat Harb, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
A chain of bakeries in Cairo, google it to see their lonely planet reviews and yellow pages listing.
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