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Koshari al-Tahrir

#77 of 4,028 Restaurants in Cairo
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Sharia Abd el-Khalik Sarwat, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 19719
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A koshari towe is an interesting concept. I loved the fact that they kept the traditional taste and the authenticity of the place.

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Thank Bianca C
Canada
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89 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I enjoyed the food , quantities are reasonably large , quality is good ,typical local dish koshari and taste is nice and and can make it spicy by adding the spicy hot sauce at the table

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Thank Princess_Huda
Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious Koshari and have many branches in City center Their natural Hot sauce and garlic vinegar sauce are tasty 😋😋😋

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Thank raed86
Scotland
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98 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Great value , tasty food, good efficient service and clean. If you are on a budget you get a full filling meal at a very reasonable cost.

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Thank Brian1313
Jackson, Mississippi
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best, macaroni and noodles were firm and tasty, fried onions on top were crispy, the sauce was good, though not thick. they have 3 sizes, the large size is enough for big earners. There are two bottles of sauce on each table, one is vinageri, the other is red and HOT, only a few drops should make... More 

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Thank Khalid M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Its a decently clean place to eat, I went to a branch near sharif street. very quick meal, very cheap EGP 15 for a medium bowl size :) The wait for a table was 5-10 minutes, a fast paced restaurant, don't expect anything fancy. the taste was very good, try the hot sauce if u can eat spicy. The place... More 

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Thank Hiren G
Cairo, Egypt
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nasr City branch. It was not rush hour. I waited for 10 minutes but nobody came to take my order. I asked one of them. Again, they ignored me. Moreover, there were 2 nails in the chair which ruined my trouser.

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Thank TheClown
Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I usually gonthere with my wife and little boy to eat famous koshary, the service isnfine, the food quality is good, and my wife and kid love it and never complained about it, if you are not an Egyptian and want to try the famous Egyptian koshary find the nearest branch to where you are and I promise you a... More 

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Thank Amro B
Kassel, Germany
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90 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Not the best Koshary place, but not really bad. The service is good, the prices are a little more than other Koshary restaurants. But still, I am going there once in a while

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Thank ahmedrouby
London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A restaurant for locals and travellers alike the food was very tasty and the service quick and efficient. Very cheap indeed and the food is served in nice plates. Downstairs seating is only for men but the upstairs is much better.

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Thank Kezban H

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharia Abd el-Khalik Sarwat, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 19719

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?