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26th of July St, Zamalek | Intersection of 26th of July and Shagaret El Dor, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 16082
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (45 reviews)
“juice” (27 reviews)
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Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
26th of July St, Zamalek | Intersection of 26th of July and Shagaret El Dor, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviews (312)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Clean and safe way to sample cairo's cuisine, the place offers a great variety of food at very reasonable prices, their falafel is a must try.

Thank George A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a good restaurant with Egyptian food , you can try a lot of options of nice foods .. I visited city stars branch , they have a nice decoration

Thank Abed A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am giving this place 4 stars because their food is good and it has great quality. However, you just pay more for some of the cheapest food on the planet: foole (beans) and falafel. The food is nice, pleasant atmosphere, and overall a nice...More

Thank Karim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place! I always recommend it to people who are visiting Cairo for the first time and want to eat street food without having to endure the agonies of stomach sickness. While most of the dishes don't have the authentic taste of trash...More

Thank LanaSoufy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday we had our shoor in Zooba ( Downtown mall branch ) and it was a nice experience. We ordered normal ful plate with oil and lemon, ful plate with tehina, stuffed taamia, omlette with bastermi. Beside that, we took dips; "Hummus with pickeled lemon"...More

Thank m0khm0kh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our favorites places in the Mall to have a quick, cheap yet good meal. Try the Kochari and chawarmas to get your plate fast.

Thank VeroniqueT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small local restaurant serves delicious food and is a favourite among young locals. The bread is baked on premises and is absolutely delicious. Excellent vegetarian food. There is not a lot of seating so coming early and in off hours is advisable.

Thank LCCanadian
Reviewed 14 May 2017

If you feel like having a great Kouchari, and other traditional Egyptian street food, this is the place!!! Traditional food in a modern restaurant, with very nice and generous staff!!! Excellent Kouchari!!! Excellent Taamyah!!! Yet clean and cheap!!!

Thank AsmarFady
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Very cozy,food is testy but the served amounts per person is small for an adult .at the end it's a food cooked like Egyptian houses do not like commercial food stores do;they have a taste.

1  Thank Dalia Aly K
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It was our first time trying this place, went for breakfast ,its one communal table sharing with other customers,space is very tiny but in a good area of zamalek ,popular street ,clean and amazing service from staff however food is not the greatest ,I honestly...More

Thank Princess_Huda
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Giselle B
How much should a reserve in my budget to enjoy a good dinner at Zooba without taking any alcoholic drink?
1 July 2016|
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Response from DrDalia | Reviewed this property |
Zooba doesn't serve any alcoholic beverages so for a good plate of Koshary and perhaps a salad or a sandwich with some fresh juice and some dessert, you can go up to 80 or 90 including service and taxes. I would recommend... More
Giselle B
How much should a reserve in my budget to enjoy a good dinner at Zooba without taking any alcoholic drink?
1 July 2016|
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Response from Seiffahmy | Reviewed this property |
They don't serve alcohol. You will be stuffed for under 100 Egyptian Pounds.
Penny M
Does anyone know if this place is near the metro?
22 December 2014|
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Response from Ahmed G | Reviewed this property |
Very But to maadi station not sakanat elmaadi station But also sakanat elmaadi station is near but not like maadi station
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 6
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26th of July St, Zamalek | Intersection of 26th of July and Shagaret El Dor, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 16082
  • E-mail
Here at Zooba, we turn familiar Egyptian street food on its head (and dress it up a little, too). We use only the freshest local produce to create simple, flavorful, gourmet dishes.We don't just use locally-sourced products in our food; we also reclaim local materials and found objects to create an eclectic dining space that pays homage to the creative
resourcefulness and colorful spirit of the Egyptian people.
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