Aggregating thousands and thousands of reviews to figure out the best restaurants in the city, can you guess who went home with the top spot?
The ultimate go to app/website for travelers and locals alike, have just announced their top list based on reviews for eateries in and around Egypt. While the list may come as no shock to many, it will almost definitely serve as a guide to many people going out looking to try some of Cairo's finest cuisine. So to your convenience we've listed Egypt's top 10, according to TripAdvisor.
The Grill Restaurant and Lounge
This french cuisine spot is located at the InterContinental Cairo Semiramis, Cournich El Nile in Downtown Cairo. Boasting live music and reasonable prices it's a no brainer why this is located at the top of the list.
Boasting all different kinds of cuisines from Lebanese to Egyptian to Mediterranean, the wide range of menu items and delectable selections will almost definitely guarantee that there's something for everyone. Also located at the InterContinental Cairo Semiramis, Cournich El Nile in Downtown Cairo.
It would be wise at this point to mention that these rankings are solely based on regular restaurant goers' reviews, seeing as it's also located at the InterContinental Cairo Semiramis. This has been one of our absolute favourite eateries in Cairo, and solely without competition our favourite Thai joint.
Night & Day
Well you guessed the location didn't you? We recommend you actually book a nice room for a couple of days seeing as to how a large percentage of these fine places seem to all exist under the same roof of the fine Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis. This time it's the Night & Day offering international cuisine.
The Shogun Japanese Restaurant is the first non-Semiramis entry but it's still at an InterContinental - CityStars this time. Shogun boasts a wide array of Japanese food, including but not limited to you guess it sushi.
Not only is Mirai located in the upscale neighborhood of Zamalek, it's also in Abu El Feda street, overlooking the nile where you can forget your city woes and have a nice relaxing meal as you watch the boats go by. It also happens to serve the best all around Asian cuisine in Cairo.
Located at the Holiday Inn Cairo Citystars, Windows is the second international cuisine restaurant on this list and the 7th best restaurant in a city that has 3,373 restaurants, which says quite a lot, with many if not all reviewers praising the food as well as the smiling, courteous, and polite staff.
This entry is also located at the CityStars Holiday Inn, and the first on the list to boast Indian cuisine which we all love, especially at the Indira. Head over and try some of their fresh baked naan bread and mango chicken dishes.
We're so glad a Greek/Mediterranean place made the cut, as it is one of our favorite cuisines, and no better place to get your Tzatziki fix than Santorini, Cairo's best, located at the Americana Plaza Sheikh Zayed,
Love Jazz? Love Harfoush? Love to eat some of the country's best Vietnamese/Japanese fusion, food while being in one of the country's best most romantic setting overlooking the nile? Then look no further as this entry on the list is definitely what you're looking for, located at the Fairmont Nile Towers.