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Egyptian Pancake House

Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
+20 109 714 7392
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pancakes” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
“crushed nuts” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

We recently visited Egypt. Our guide took us to this Egyptian Pancake place. He ordered 3 pancakes - one filled with mushrooms and onions, one with spicy chicken and third with just cheese. All of them were super duper yummy. We were sooo full. Then...More

Thank SukhadaGore
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This was the last meal we ate in Egypt and I became ill after. Traveled 30hrs home and arrived in severe pain. Bloating cramping. After 3 days of no food and being in pain I was tested for a parasite and it was confirmed with...More

Thank Natasha F
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We tried the Egyptian Pancake and it was delicious and very cheap. We tried a Rummy Cheese Pancake. Although it is slightly oily, it is very tasty. There was different flavors and the chocolate one looks very delicious. It is a must-eat dish in Egypt...More

Thank Fabi0F
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Food here is good and amazing also and best place to have breakfast with tea in the morning time , good service

Thank Anant K
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Not really needs to be said about pancakes, had a savoury cheese one which was delicious. Moved on to a banana pancake after that and even though I was pretty stuffed by that point I couldn’t resist finishing it off, probably enough for 4 people...More

Thank Chuck T
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was our last meal in Cairo before we left for the airport and what a meal it was. Pity we didnt go there before. If you are in Khan el Khalili market then this is the place to eat. The place has a signboard...More

Thank ankeet_sinha
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
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Midan Hussein, Cairo, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 109 714 7392
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