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Shishawi

51-53 Edgware Road, London W2 2HZ, England
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible45%
29 Dec 2017
“Big Old classic but worth a visit”
29 Oct 2017
“Pure Egyptian in every detail”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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51-53 Edgware Road, London W2 2HZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Minimal service, below or food and high prices. Had to request plates(!) three times and food was tasteless. Drinks served in cans and £1.50 for a cheap no brand bottle of water - really? Then a 10% service charge is added! Refused to pay this,...More

Thank lestamunda
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This is a big old place with loads of tables inside and heated tables outside on the street for shisha, Shisha is expensive, it was about £30 for 3 people for about an hour to share one. The staff are ok, not overly friendly but...More

Thank KRColeman
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Was out with family. Entered this place because it seemed busy. The food was ok but terrible I'm caring service by horrible people serving. They have no idea about customer service. Served us somebody else's left over olive plate. When asking them to change, it...More

Thank Ali R
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Love the people, love the food Nothing to complain about Favourite place to go after a night out and recommend it to all of my friends Best cheesy chips, best falafel Will confidently say this place has the best hummus ive tasted in my whole...More

Thank chlmcccc
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Went there on a recommendation. Went a bit mad in ordering food. No need for a starter and a main. My suggestion is the spicy sausage starter. Some hummus and a samosa. But enjoy this place, noting that you can’t get an alcoholic drink here.........

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

As an Egyptian citizen, I was trying to avoid these places. But my friends insisted that we go to have Shisha there. It has the same Egyptian way of dealing with customers in coffee shops; slow service, wrong orders, noisy, rude workers. I hated it...More

Thank Mostafa S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went here on 3rd September for lunch. The restaurant looks tacky and dated. Person who served us was okay . My friend had grilled baby chicken which didn't seem fresh. I had mix grill which was okay and my sister had shish taouk which was...More

1  Thank Basharat A
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Pros: - Good availability for a group of 7 'on demand' (we didn't book) - Greeted pleasantly - Tasty fresh pineapple juice - Freshly fried chips - Nice garlic sauce Cons: - Dingy and dark interior (shame when the weather is so lovely outside) -...More

1  Thank No_Nonsense_SKS
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

What a flippin anti climax. EXPECTED much, delivered little. POSSIBLY the worst restaurant that I've been to in a while. Tasteless burnt chicken, £4 for juice out of a carton, cold cheap pittas and waiters who didn't a damn. To top it all it was...More

Thank Asad U
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Been eating here for a couple of years anytime we're on Edgware Road. We always get the tried and tested mixed grill and whatever shisha we want at the time. Good atmosphere and always busy. The owners must be wealthy enough to change the carpet...More

Thank ZAnwar15
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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
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  • Address: 51-53 Edgware Road, London W2 2HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Marylebone
  • Neighbourhood: Marylebone
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