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64 Abou El Houl El Seyahy St., Giza, Egypt
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had one big portion of koshary and one small portion. We had no clue what it is. I suppose its common Egyptian food. But it tastes good with the sauce and some spicy sauce. Extremely cheap price. If your hotel is near the pyramids, it's recommended to go eat there.

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Thank hao c
Jackson, United States
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

A neat little shop just of the main road. Owner is delightful and very kind. Koshary is a local carb based mix of lentils, pasta,macaroni, fried onions, garlic, and tomato sauce. Addictive and cheap.

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Thank Frances L. B
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We visited this rest. After the show of light & sound in pyramids, we were very hungry & choose Hikaya rest. to eat dinner. There are a very kind boys & girls working inside, everything are cleaning like tables & spoons..the cost is very accepted.

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Thank Sa'ad A
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Loved the food quality and the rooms were perfect and i was pleased with the services and the luxuries of the restaurants .

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Thank John S
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Koshary is sort of the national dish of Egypt! This tasty dish is something you must try while here! This is one of the nicer, cleaner places. Generally speaking, you're going to need a strong stomach no matter where you eat in Egypt, so if you are planning a trip make sure to take your probiotics for a few months... More 

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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Well prepared Koshery (local food) for dining or carry out. It is close to Pyramid attractions and worth a visit. Try the creamy dessert with the Koshery served with hot sauce. Clean and low price.

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Thank Timothy R
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The best thing about the place is the view from the second floor. The did was good Egyptian fair, the pace was clean, and everything was reasonably priced. I'd eat here again. The rice pudding was amazing!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
India
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This place service good koshary and a very good price. It was my first koshary in Egypt so it is placed high in my reviews. The establishment speaks limited English and the largest serving of the dish should not be more than LE7. Beware... if you don't speak Arabic and you obviously look like an outside, be prepared to be... More 

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Thank Kawasakiguru
San Jose, California
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134 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed some Koshery recommended by our awesome tour guide Leila from Egypt Tailor Made. The food was really good but I would warn discerning guest that it's not super clean or a five star diner. It's a local spot. But the food is all cooked and looked to be handled with care. I put lime on my food as... More 

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Thank MissCasanave
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Kosher is tasty, simple and cheap at 10LE including drink. The menu is simple and consists only of koshary in one variety. Beware of the hot sauce which they offer on the side, should be doled out by the drop !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Abou El Houl El Seyahy St., Giza, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Giza Governorate  >  Giza

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