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Tom & Basal

8 Talaat Harb St. Beside Piraeus Bank Egypt - ATM, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“staple” (2 reviews)
“inasal” (5 reviews)
“koshary” (13 reviews)
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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Mediterranean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
8 Talaat Harb St. Beside Piraeus Bank Egypt - ATM, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Koshary is now on my list if I ever had to choose a last meal! I had koshary at a few different places in Egypt, but something about the tomato sauce here really drew me in! Loved it and have been craving it ever since...More

Thank 40ozSublime420
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered koushari . It was the worst koushari meal I've ever eaten.. the delivery is too bad and not organized

Thank youmna k
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

In three short words One of best khoshary in Egypt They have something really good with the khoshary called Tomato Tatbila

Thank kandary767
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is the worst experience ever, they took the order on phone while being very very rude, after 1:30 hr they advised that order on the way. After 2 hrs they said no details for the phone neither the order. Don't you ever order from...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Our tour guide, Nevin, brought us here for dinner on the way to the airport, it was simply great. I would eat here regularly if I was in the area.

Thank Mickey J
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Nice and simple, fast vegetarian food. I loved it. Everyone has to try this budget meal. I'll definitely visit there again.

Thank Zoltán K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

One thing comes to mind when you dine here, really tasty kushari! A staple of Egyptian food, very common and affordable food. It's very Egyptian, very local, it's vegetarian and it's good for your health! Most of all, it's cheap. If you do get a...More

Thank la_speranza
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great introduction to Koshary, this was a nice break for us from the "tourist buffets" our agency had been scheduling.

Thank MaryBryan2011
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Simple quick and filling that is Koshary for me. Grab a midium size spice it up to perfection. Ask for bread they will get you some nice toasted crumbs. Finish it off in style with a sweet fetera with sugar. You can also have fetter...More

Thank Amr T
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a good cheap Egyptian meal then look for one of Tom & Basal's branches, the taste is very good and fresh and you will find a branch near your location as they have a lot, I recommend it as one of...More

Thank Kareem E
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 8 Talaat Harb St. Beside Piraeus Bank Egypt - ATM, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
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