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Nagib Mafouz

$$ - $$$Cafe, Middle Eastern,
Khan il Kallil, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 2 27957377
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Middle Eastern, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Khan il Kallil, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location, food, ambience and all says history at its best! nice place to take out friends and rest in the middle of its chaotic background. local dishes are so tasty

Thank afriquita
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think that this restaurant is well worth a visit if your shopping at Khan Al-Khalili. It has great, Egyptian food, nice atmosphere and will provide you with a break from the busy bazar and shopping.

Thank Hanna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nagib Mafouz has both a lively coffee shop and a sit-down restaurant (down a few steps). We ate dinner at the restaurant in a group of 5 for a special occasion. The service was fast, but they made a few errors in our orders and...More

Thank KatherineTheGrater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From outside it looks like a small place but from inside it is very big with a nice traditional Arabic music, great food and great staff plus a very safe environment

Thank Abdul B
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The place has very good environment and atmosphere. The decorations are great. The staff was friendly and the food tasted good. However, the place is over crowded and you can’t find a table even if you book through phone before you arrive by long time....More

Thank Osman A
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nice place to have something light while walking in Khan Al Khalili. I best thing I liked was the air condition! something you need during summer!

Thank mtaheri
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

It's one of these cozy and neat coffee shops in Al-Hussain area that provide food with a music band. Good quality is good (not the best, but it is clean and edible). Atmosphere is the the one and only reason for you to be in...More

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 9 August 2017

first, dare to walk arround khan el khalili , go to the old side , specifically to Qalun mosque , then find NAGIB MAFOUZ restaurant inside khan el khalili and enjoy egyptian and oriental dinner , try to arrive when a live music runs. dare...More

Thank Damiana L
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

After long walk in Khan el khalili & old district of old Cairo. Very nice and safe place to have a delicious meal and drinks. The security controlling the gate waiters will welcome you with a real lovely smile, service is very fast fresh juice...More

Thank egaafar77
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

It was a wonderful night.. Tasty food , clean place , wonderful staff specially(Am Sherif)😍 Music 🎶 was lovely😍😍😍 Thanks a lot Naguib Mahfouz staff you made my day 🌹

Thank Chaimaa F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khan il Kallil, Cairo 11511, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Cairo Governorate  >  Cairo
  • Phone Number: +20 2 27957377
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