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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean
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Halal
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2.6 km from The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
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Reviewed 9 January 2021 via mobile

Either you eat in the car hoping that the cars winch is not around looking for double parked cars to toe away, or you order delivery at home etc. Place is usually very busy and it is famous for shawerma meat or chicken sandwiches with...different choices of bread. Have not tried other dishes that are available on the menu. Service and delivery are speedy and efficient. Prices are reasonable. Recommended for a quick meal.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 6 February 2020

Have been going there ever since I was a kid & their shawerma has maintained the exact same level of amazing taste all these years. Would love if they have a solution for parking infront of the restaurant & eating in the car like the...old days without having the wensh & traffic police officers roaming around us.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 17 December 2019

Some of the best (and cheapest) Egyptian shawarma I have ever had. Personally, I preferred the chicken to the beef. Also, the hawawshi is to die for!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 17 November 2019 via mobile

Semsema has been always the best shawarma specially beef in dokki, Giza and down town, you can also order side shawarma "1/4 kilo" for 50 LE. It's always tasty always nice to eat there.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 27 June 2019 via mobile

My and a local colleague had quick lunch here on the road: we took a box of small burgers and appetizers, and we ate in the car. Good for a quick and cheap lunch.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 February 2019

We stopped in to Semsema for a Quickie snack meal of Local Food, and so glad that we did. Sampled the bun type Shawerma sandwiches and they were good - hit the spot for a quickie snack meal while touring in Giza.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

Although their are a lot of shewrma shops in Giza, still semsma is the most popular of Egyptian Shawerma. the taste is always good, but the problem is the parking infront of the shop.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Have been a regular to this restaurant for more than 20 years. They offer Shawerma in burger buns, which is a heavenly mix. It is quite standard though. They have other plates as well but shawerma is their signature dish. I usually order a dozen...or more depending on how many we are. I order while in the car and they deliver to your car. I wouldn't go to have a meal in the restaurant itself, I never tried it and don't think they have the space.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The beef shawerma sandwiches are remarkable here, where it is one the best places to have the shawerma sandwiches.

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Mouthwatering? Even more... Delicious? Even more... Tasty? Even more... Artful, talented chief and unique recipe behind? Even more.... I landed into Cairo, and before I checked into the hotel, I went to eat there.....absolutely fantastic!! Consistent quality and taste that goes back to decades.... I...wished if the owner opens a beach in London.....would have visited at least twice a week! You can not visit Egypt without eating Semsema shawarma!More

Date of visit: July 2018
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