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Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27988000
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (85 reviews)
“fried banana” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I eat strictly vegan and went to the birdcage for a work dinner. The head waiter was very friendly explaining me that the dishes are prepared with fish / oyster sauce, but that he will tell the cook to prepare my dishes without it. He...More

Thank andreajud2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb restaurant, excellent and friendly service - really tasty food, divine and authentic Asian flavours, beautifully prepared and presented - they go the extra mile here. The Degustation menu is especially nice, and great value with lots of variety of tastes. Highly recommended. Good ambient...More

Thank discoveriesintl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shrimp konafa with dip was really nice Red curry pinapple was exquisite Tom yum soup was delicious Fried icecream was something new & worth the try Portions were very good Service was great

Thank Omar S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places to celebrate an anniversary ! We enjoyed the food and everyone was so friendly and they gave my husband a flower to give to me! Fried banana is a must try! Generally a great experience!

Thank Hana E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think my expectations exceeded my experience having read glowing reviews. When we arrived Friday lunchtime it was very quiet and there was little atmosphere. Staff were friendly but when, after perusing the menu for about 10mjn, we came to order we were told several...More

Thank eatsleepepeatblog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've dined several times over the past eight years at Birdcage and they have remained consistently great in their service and quality of food over the years, which - if you live in Egypt, you know- is a very rare feat indeed. We went for...More

Thank SuzeeoutoftheCity201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cozy hotel restaurant with authentic Thai food and great service. Each dish was delicious and we enjoyed the dining experience. The wine menu selection was good except they did not have many of them. Never the less, in a city lacks good...More

Thank MdMontaigne
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place and ambience, excellent vegetarian food and service. Although not much variety for vegetarians, but still went out of way to prepare veg. Fine dinning therefore food took time to come. All staff were very friendly but Special mention of head waiter Mohammed saad...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Great experience! Great staff! The food is delicious, the service is excellent, the staff are super friendly! One of my very own favorite restaurants and highly recommended

Thank ABadrashini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the Thai food here more than we did in Thailand they have delicious seafood plates, the service is perfect and the staff is very friendly, restaurant decoration is royal We will come back sure Must try red curry shrimp & grilled salmon

Thank Michael A
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Naman M
1 January 2018|
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Response from Maureen0612 | Reviewed this property |
With water for drinks, two appetizers, and two meals at dinner , our bill was about 50 USD. We added a generous tip because the service was second to none. This restaurant was fabulous.
6 August 2017|
Response from Sylva_Cairo | Reviewed this property |
Not really :(
6 August 2017|
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Response from Ahmed M | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are a couple of vegan meal options, yet I'm not quite sure if there are vegan desserts! I've tried their herb soup, it's purely vegan and it was amazing, highly recommended :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche El Nil | Semiramis InterContinental Cairo, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 27988000
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Everything about the Birdcage is pure Thailand, from the exotic water feature at the door to the authentic etiquette displayed throughout your meal. What will really transport you across the continent; however, are the sizzling sounds and enticing aromas from the open kitchen, where Chef Narong creates Thai specialties such as Garlic Pepper Shrimp, Cashew Chicken and Crispy Rice with Peanut Sauce.Location: In the Semiramis InterContinental Hotel - 2nd level Services: Lunch | Dinner
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