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Abou el Sid

) #118 of 4,043 Restaurants in Cairo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Middle Eastern, , Mediterranean
7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
380 5050
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“egyptian food” (18 reviews)
“maadi branch” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a real find. Firstly it was hard to find a licenced restaurant and it was New Year's Eve. Didn't disappoint. The food is authentic Egyptian and it was delicious. Service was prompt and friendly. Very happy.

Thank BCameron5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the chicken with walnut sauce that was rich and delicious. My husband had the state dish of Egypt with chicken. We can't say if it was authentic but it was certainly different which is exactly what we were looking for. The people around...More

Thank smitha135
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Horrible food in ramadan Food is cold and I made many complains and food stayed the same So I paid and left and will never come back

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This place is authentic and beautiful. Located in the beautiful zamalek area, the venue has a very oriental and Egyptian touch when you first enter. The ambience is beautiful. The service was excellent and the food was very good. We had mouloukhieh, mahashi, fateh w...More

Thank NadNas
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Best authentic restaurant in Cairo. Enjoyed the local choices. Very delicious. Not good for non smokers though, since smoking is allowed.

Thank ramia865
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurants is recommended for tourists who wants to try the real tasty egytian food. .. but take care. . My advice is to have double your cardio afterwards

Thank Youssef M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My first experience with this chain. Nice "oriental" decor and ambiance, very friendly staff and the best Mloukheyah I've had. The chicken on the other hand was a bit dry! There is outdoor seating which would be nice weather permitted. This location in Maadi is...More

Thank Louay
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Abou el Sid has a reputation for being one of the few must-visit restaurants for travelers visiting Cairo. Its reputation is well-deserved, I thought the meal I had there was very good indeed. The restaurant serves a nice variety of Egyptian and pan-Middle Eastern dishes....More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I ate koshari and molokheya at this place. i liked the molakhayeh very very much but the koshari was so washed to the extent it has no flavor. the staff are so kind and helpful. i advice u to eat om ali as sweets and...More

Thank nouhad1324
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If you wamy a great restaurant for business lunch or dinner,that should be your first destination.. Very oriental decorations..old Egyptian music, real home taste for the good,service 5 stars and they serve alcohol drinks Prices same like 5 stars hotels

Thank Mo B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 45 Street | Maadi, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 380 5050
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