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Thai Elephant

21 El Maahad El Swesry St. | Sedqy Square, Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good64%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
22 Nov 2014
“Relax and Unwind.”
29 Aug 2014
“cosy old restaurant”
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21 El Maahad El Swesry St. | Sedqy Square, Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 23 November 2014

Located on a busy square in the center of Zamalek, the newly renovated Thai Elephant is somehow insulated from the never-ending hustle and bustle and noise of the city. The restaurant was an oasis of calm after a hectic work day. A glass of wine,...More

1  Thank Diane W
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Located nicely in a quiet part of Zamalek district. It's old but nice, even though renovations are needed. Staff are friendly and can help u out with recommendations. Affordable and recommended, but not if ure a fan of fancy decorations.

Thank Ahmad S
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

We reached by 10 pm. Hopeless food. Absolutely not THAI. Lacks authenticity. Only one person serving the entire restaurant, could hardly cope up, food was cold... we had to warn the guy we are leaving if you dont serve properly... Taste wise... the appetizers were...More

Thank Adnan K
Reviewed 2 February 2014

I made an effort to eat here to support the local economy apart from hotel based restaurants (we had also considered Bird Cage) but it was a huge disappointment. The tum yong soup was broth with shrimp and lemon juice - it lacked galangal, lemongrass...More

1  Thank TwixtTwain
Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is my favourite Cairo restaurant by far. It gets busier as the night gets later so I recommend going early in order to receive faster service. There can be a wait for food even at the quietest times. The food is full of flavour,...More

1  Thank Jessisaw
Reviewed 12 November 2012

The place is nicely decorated but it doesn't have a professional restaurant feel to it. I would recommend visiting at night rather than the daytime because it is slightly busier and has a better atmosphere. During the day it's practically empty and I've made use...More

1  Thank petal0uda
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Food is great with a great atmosphere. Tables are not packed next to each other so you get good privacy. One of the best Thai places in the city

1  Thank AboulEinein
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  • Address: 21 El Maahad El Swesry St. | Sedqy Square, Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
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