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Abou El Sid Restaurant

39 El Horreya Rd. beside Amir Cinema, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“kofta” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Egyptian, Halal
$$ - $$$
39 El Horreya Rd. beside Amir Cinema, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is possible to get an inexpensive tasty meal in pleasant surroundings. We had the mezze selection with one extra side dish and that was ample for two people. Accompined by a selection of bread. No alcohol on sale on our visit (during Ramadan). Would...More

Thank 589MichaelP
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous dining room & very good food. I am vegetarian & there was nothing on the mains section of the menu I could eat apart from a couple of fish dishes. This didn't concern me as I was quite happy having the mixed meze platter...More

Thank Patrece W
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It is an oriental style restaurant with pictures of known Egyptian characters. They serve traditional Egyptian food. Shisha is also available ( indoors!!). You can also have a glass of wine or a bottle of beer with your food.

Thank Amir B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

very good atmosphere. nice decoration. good cooking and service. no area not smoking you can drink beers and wines

Thank SMY83000
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I like having traditional Egyptian food , I had dawood basha kofta , white rice and molokya (green soup) , food was delicious and the desert have an awesome taste (om Ali) The atmosphere was great , wonderful decoration Nice experience and for sure I...More

Thank Mohamed G
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I visit Abou El Sid regularly as the variety and quality of food is great and very good value, I particularly find the atmosphere great. The team provide a quick and efficient service, nothing is too much trouble. The consistency of service and food quality...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I have been here with friends at the end of a Ramadan day. Restaurant interiors are a good taste of Egyptian way of life. Food is tasty, fresh but nothing especial. It is comfortable if you meet friends there for dinner and chat. Easy to...More

Thank Pianauro
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is an expensive restaurant by local Egyptian standards, cheap by foreign standards. It is not my cup of tea as I like to mimic local habits, and locals would be paying more for the decor than for the food. The food is normal, nothing...More

Thank Bader A
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The restaurant is well located and the decor is well done, The staff is well trained, The food was fine but highly expensive.

Thank Amr G
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

A genuine Egyptian restaurant with a cosy atmosphere and nice waiters. The food was very good and we left the restaurant feeling full and content.

Thank EllaPopstar
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 39 El Horreya Rd. beside Amir Cinema, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Alexandria Governorate  >  Alexandria
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