Naguib Mahfouz Axis, Second New Cairo, Cairo Governorate 4732401, Egypt
Egypt has so many restaurants, but which one is best for you? Are you looking for a place with delicious food and a friendly atmosphere? There may be something specific on the menu that you are looking for. No matter what you’re looking for, these restaurants will satisfy your taste buds. Check out our recommendations for the most popular restaurants in Egypt if you’re looking for delicious places to eat! It won’t disappoint you.
Egypt’s capital city is full of culinary surprises. In Cairo, we’ve rounded up the best restaurants to book when you’re there, from Japanese cuisine to Egyptian street food.
- Sachi Restaurant
- Zooba Restaurant
- Izakaya Restaurant
- J&G Steakhouse Restaurant
- Kazoku Restaurant
1. Sachi Restaurant
Sachi Restaurant’s reputation as one of the most popular restaurants in Cairo is certainly well-earned. The restaurant’s opulent interiors are divided into a lounge, a bar, high tables, and comfortable dining areas in Heliopolis, Park Street, and Almaza Bay. While you’re there, make sure you try the chateaubriand. We serve 600 gm of South African beef fillet with grilled vegetables, corn, four sauces, and complimentary wine.
3, Cleopatra St., Heliopolis – Cairo
Park St, El-Bostan, Al Sheikh Zayed, Giza Governorate
Zooba is an Egyptian street food joint that you need to visit if you prefer a more casual setting. A must-try stop for tourists is the restaurant, which serves classic Egyptian street food such as koshari (pasta, lentils, and rice), tagines, and taameya.
Zooba has various branches across Cairo including at Zamalek, City Stars, Maadt, Korba, New Cairo, Sheikh Zayed, and The Corner Mall.
Izakaya is Cairo’s first Nikkei restaurant and is located in the heart of the capital city. A fusion of Japanese and Peruvian flavours, the restaurant’s “from the garden” menu offers delectable farm-to-table dishes made with fresh ingredients.
Palm Central, Palm Hills, Sheikh Zayed, Giza Governorate, Egypt
4. J&G Steakhouse
The steakhouse at J & G is considered to be one of the most impressive in Cairo. With a classy interior, it reflects the quality of its food, ensuring a memorable dining experience. Its grilled black octopus is another seafood option to complement its decadent steaks.
1189 Nile Corniche, Boulaq Num.5, Bulaq, Cairo Governorate 11221, Egypt
In a warm and inviting environment, Kazoku serves some of the best Japanese food in Cairo. Kazoku’s menu includes delicate octopus carpaccio with homemade yuzu kosho and pickled onions as well as oven-roasted lobster with chilli ponzu butter.