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Spectra

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Road 18, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt
+20 19491
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Cairo, Egypt
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Its a place where only seeing food in front of you your saliva starts running and you eat as much food as possible not stop

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Thank Aly H
Toronto, Canada
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222 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We were group of 5 We ordered the combo jumbo appetizer + fried calamari. 2 items from the blue ripple - Chicken stuffed with bacon (pasta + rice and mashed potato). 1 Ribeye lover 2 veal & chicken. Overall everything was good. Just the portion of the pasta was extremely small compared to the normal. All other sides were of... More 

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Thank mshassan2016
Giza, Egypt
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4 reviews
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Food in spectra have a unique flavor and when you eat there once you want to come over and over again 😍

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Thank Christeen S
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Nice food extremely generous portions huge variety, and very reasonable prices, lots of locations in Cairo

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Thank Emy A
Cairo, Egypt
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148 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We live our locally. Have never had a sit down meal there, so cannot comment. However their ice cream cheesecakes to take away a a perfect dessert to finish of any meal. At a very reasonable price, it will definitely become a regular for dessert.

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Thank tmm01
Beirut, Lebanon
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29 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

They do have a formula of minimum charge but some of the platters we order it were not so fresh but it was ok the wine is good and Cheap... the service is not that professional the portion is huge they moved us to a bigger table just so our platters will fit on it . we knew that the... More 

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Thank Bettushe
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Went here for a steak and the portion was very generous and good value for money. The set up is that there are booths which is perfect for a family. They have an extensive menu but they did not have a few things once we came to order

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Thank chrissie_s421
Montreal, Canada
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106 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I have no idea what Spectra's standards were when they first opened, but in their current format, they offer microwaveable meals in ridiculously large portions. Quantity, not quality, if you don't mind that kind of thing.

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Egypt
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

tasteless food If you looking for the extravaganza but not the quality This is the place for you Quantity is not the only measure of tasty food

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Thank Aseel A
Cairo, Egypt
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Nice place , good food , helpful staff Always order cordon bleu The cheese is very tasty , chicken well cooked

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Thank Nourhan-Elmoselhy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 18, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 19491

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?