8 Foodie Hotspots in Cairo To Try in 2018



Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 04:55 GMT


Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 04:55 GMT

Photo Via Olivo Pizzeria Facebook page

Photo Via Olivo Pizzeria Facebook page

CAIRO – 15 January 2018: From homemade signature dishes to authentic recipes coming straight from their homelands to your tables, there is no better time than now to visit some of Cairo’s top-tier restaurants.

The White Owl

A homemade pasta hotspot in Maadi, The White Owl serves a variety of signature European dishes. Apart from its epic pasta and flavorful sauces, you can also enjoy an assortment of soups, salads, starters, freshly made juices and yummy desserts. The cozy interior is very urban, its unique vibes complementing the homemade specialties. Foodie flock here for the fresh food, quality ingredients and creative recipes.

17 Rd. 216, Maadi • Tel: 01211691699 / 01152811501


Passionate foodies and adventurers might think that in order to reawaken their palates and discover new flavors, they have to go all the way to Mexico and Peru. Mezcal is a much closer option. Original ingredients come straight from their homelands, whether Mexican chipotles and habaneros or Peru’s famous aji amarillo, panca and rocotto chillies. Mezcal’s perfect remix of traditional and modern techniques guarantees one of the best experiences of fine cuisine in Egypt.


The hotspot for intimate dinners and carefully crafted cocktails, Sachi has perfected the balance of casual and sophisticated dining. It offers impeccable contemporary Mediterranean fusion cuisine using local ingredients with original recipes. For meat lovers, we would highly recommend the special chateaubriand; there’s also a Japanese menu if you’re into sushi.

3 Cleopatra St., Heliopolis • reservations@sachirestaurant.com • Tel: 01280902028


Kazoku’s creative, award-winning Japanese cuisine is styled to perfection, with trademark dishes such as miso, new-style sashimi and many more. The contemporary restaurant is a frontrunner for Cairo’s top culinary venue, its attentively designed cocktails giving it a clear edge.

Swan Lake Compound, 1st Settlement, New Cairo • reservations@kazokuegypt.com • Tel: 0120004877


A perfect fusion of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine, Izakaya brings to Cairo a variety of local dishes combining the best of both cultures. Imagine the ultimate sensational dish of the freshest Asian delicacies, along with a touch of Peruvian, such as the famed sweet potato; and you get an Izakaya artistic creation. It all started when a migrant Japanese went to Peru and began to work alongside the locals. Nikkei fell in love with the local cuisine and added some of the essence of authentic Japanese. Luckily for us it’s found a home for this great fusion here in Cairo at Izakaya.

Al Guezira Plaza, Sheikh Zayed • Tel: 01271116223


This cozy little bohemian restaurant in Maadi is Cairo’s first destination for unique South African cuisine. Created by a South African expat who has been living in Egypt for 10 years, Zulu’s menu includes a variety of the best authentic dishes, from street foods like the famous bunny chow, a hollowed-out loaf of bread filled with curry, to some over-the-top gourmet favorites. The space is chilled, laidback and humble where you can step into a stress-free zone.

9 Rd. 100, Maadi • 0106 914 6208 • 02 2359 8328


Olivo has well deservedly earned the title of “Best pizza in town” and is the go-to spot for authentic Italian pizza and drinks. Loud conversations against a background of chillhouse and the occasional burst of laughter will keep you entertained as you enjoy your wine or beer with some best quality Italian pizza.

• Kattameya Heights Compound, New Cairo). Tel: 0106 8774233 • Arkan Plaza, Sheikh Zayed. Tel: 01220777680 • 18 Taha Hussein St., Zamalek. Tel: 01026444475


Serving the best quality premium beef burgers, crispy chicken sandwiches, good old hot dogs covered with melting cheese, BBQ pulled beef sandwiches and Mac n’ Cheese, Sliders will leave you with an unforgettable experience. And you don’t want to miss out on the wide variety of toppings like tasty chili beef, caramelized onions, mushrooms, crispy onion rings and much more!

2 Bahgat Ali St., Zamalek. For delivery call: 01013005090 • 38 Rd. 231, Maadi. For delivery call 01098060403.



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