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Khan El Khalili Restaurant

Khan El Khalili | Part of the Mena House Oberoi chain, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 25903788
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Khan El Khalili | Part of the Mena House Oberoi chain, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Nothing really to write about. Better to eat at 139 Terrace restaurant at this hotel (Mena House). This is pricier than the Terrace restaurant but the food is not any better. In some cases, the menu items are similar. The dining room is beautiful but...More

2  Thank mbellastyle
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

The place is very authentic yet renovated in a very nice way while keeping the oriental touch. Food is served fast with a great taste. We had ducks and it was delicious. It is not a cheap place so expect to pay a slightly higher...More

1  Thank Mahdy C
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Excellent choice after visit to the market, full menu including seafood and vegetarian dishes explain in English in detail what you are getting. I had local fish in burgul was very nicely spiced probably the best combination I ever had in the region. Appetizer was...More

Thank racuch
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

As we started taking a bite here and a bite there tasting the multiple oriental flavors ,while it was hard to focus on the food being so close to the pyramids with only a few meters away across the street we were just astonished by...More

1  Thank Traveler2lands
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

A unique classy place for oriental food and atmosphere. Amazing choices for dishes and great service. Prices are reasonable for what it offers.

1  Thank thanaseto
Reviewed 16 September 2015

When staying in Mena House you van have your breakfast in this restaurant. Good food, nice staff and a wonderful view at the pyramids. I was here and I will certainly go back.

1  Thank djeecie
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Brilliant introduction to Egyptian Food, the courses just kept coming and were absolutely amazing, The restaurant was spotless, the staff and waiters amazing. Do yourself a favour if you are in the Markets make sure you eat here

1  Thank Kezza361
Reviewed 1 April 2015

The view of the pyramids was excellent, the service was average, and the food was not up to par for the price we paid. I ordered the sea bass which was listed to be served with a tomato, onion and pepper sauce. I was served...More

1  Thank MutualFun
Reviewed 17 December 2014

This restaurant is located in the Mena House hotel thus prices reflect the location. This restaurant is open for, breakfasts which are of an international buffet style, lunch and evening dinner. The evening dinner is international Egyptian in style and the meals that we had...More

Thank longbsim
Reviewed 12 August 2014

the view is spectacular: eating your meal in front of one of the oldest structures in the world! the food is good. I was impressed by the appetisers (we had the Egyptian plate). vegetarians have a few options for main courses, but I was missing...More

1  Thank LTF_85
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khan El Khalili | Part of the Mena House Oberoi chain, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 25903788
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