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Felfela

#15 of 4,028 Restaurants in Cairo
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15 Sharia Hoda Shaarawi Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
23922751
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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I used to go have lunch or dinner there, but this time it wasn't a pleasant experience at all. Meat wasn't well cooked at all, though some plates were still done OK. Many dishes were not available. At last, and right after we have finished eating, they asked us to leave as they wanted to close!!

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Thank Marie M
Aswan
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

one of the famous Egyptian restaurant which offers the Egyptian popular food as foul, falafel, potatos, shawerma, grill, salad and soft drinks. felfla is famous by fast food or take away, also it has a several branches around Cairo as in the down town, pyramids street and more. the prices are cheap and good

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Thank Aiman_Madany
cairo
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130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Felfela is nice casual restaurant in Cairo with nice food, good service and reasonable price. There's variety of dishes.

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Thank aahendia
nashik
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53 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we went for dinner after the visit to the museum. its in the downtown close to the museum. the service is good and the food is excellent. the decor uses mosaic and the log tables are cute.

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Thank babuchNashik
Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is one of the symbols of Cairo. It is there for ages but keeping its style, good food & friendly atmosphere. For any visitor to Cairo, Felfela shld be one of the places to visit & enjoy a great time.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a clean restaurant that serves very good food and nice cold beer. I ate there three times, which is recommendation enough. The service was a bit variable but it was never less than satisfactory (and sometimes was very good).

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Thank Ken N
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is close to Tahiri square. The atmosphere, service and food were excellent. It was relatively inexpensive.

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Thank Peter J
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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235 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hole in the wall has a lot of typical Egyptian dishes. My favorite is their standard Ta'ameyah (Falafel) sandwich which sells for EGP 2.50 ($0.15 cents)! You get a sandwich that is tasty and filling! When you pay, cashiers will take payment, tell you that they have no change to give back and ask that you check back with... More 

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Thank Louay
UK
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591 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Felfella has been consistently good over the years, perhaps the best restaurant in downtown Cairo. The menu offers mainly middle eastern specialties with the odd western dish, always freshly prepared and served in good sized portions. Service is attentive, efficient and friendly. Don't miss the vanilla ice cream! Highly recommend!

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Thank LucyCarvalho
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

High quality of food,offer nice Egyptian food with not over costly,locatiiont very good so close to down town and has as well beside same chain take away sandwiches and dishes which I prefer it more super reasonable price in Cairo, very Frech food best of the best

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Thank Nevin M

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Sharia Hoda Shaarawi Street, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: 23922751

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