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Egyptian Pancake House

Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
01097147392
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Nothing better after a days browsing/shopping in Khan el Khalili than sitting in the street watching the world go by whilst eating the most delicious Egyptian Pancakes. Many varieties of fillings are offered for the crispy flakey pastry, cooked before your eyes, our favourites are...More

1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Layers of filo dough , sweet sugar (dessert) or savory with cheese, chicken & vegetables or Vege (Dinner/lunch) Watch them make it! We had 3 fetirs 1 sweet and 2 savory for 3 of us and couldn't finish!- Then watch the tourist buses make the...More

1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Whenever I visit Alazhar area I must eat there. It's the best place to eat after a long walk in Khan Alkhalili. You will find a very specific and various menu. Feter with sugar or with different types of meat, you will definitely find your...More

1  Thank Israa E
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is an outdoor restaurant in the Khan Al Khalili. I loved the sweet pancakes. A bonus here is that it has a toilet for customers. Sitting outside is great, though you do get some vendors trying to sell you things as you eat. Service...More

1  Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

65 egp for a pancake and a tea is way too much for Cairo. I com5pletwly lost my appetite after finding a hair in the pancake, meaning I am not coming back.

Thank Ok D
Reviewed 10 May 2016

A small pancake shop that serves delicious tasty pancakes both savoury and sweet. My favourite is the crispy sugar ones. Very cheap. You should give it a try if your around.

Thank Egyptianmimi
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A small restaurant in the heart of Islamic Cairo, with the most delicious pancakes in town. The menu has a wide variety of salty and sweet pancakes. The portions are big and tasty.

Thank Yomna I
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This restaurant is located in the Khan el-Khalili bazaar and is not for those wanting elegance. But the food and experience is, indeed, unique. While they do have indoor tables, we chose to eat outside and the huge tour buses came within a few feet...More

Thank jean31338
Reviewed 9 March 2015

A very nice place to eat in the Khan el-Khalili souk. The pancakes are delicious, the people are very nice. I couldn't finish my enormous pancake, so the waiter had it wrapped for me. I would gladly go back!

Thank shelVVV
Reviewed 4 November 2014

In the hart of the Islamic Cairo, this place is very nice. If you wanna have a bite with an truly Egyptian flavour, then this is for you. If want you can sit on the next-door cafe and they will bring you the menu and...More

Thank hishmoh
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Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 01097147392
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