The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

Food trucks and carts are popping up everywhere on the streets of Cairo, and they’re getting more complex and creative with every new one.   There are several perks that make eating from a food truck or cart more appealing; they’re quick and hassle-free, you get to see your food while having it cooked in […]

There’s a New Restaurant in Cairo That’s Prison-Themed

There’s a New Restaurant in Cairo That’s Prison-Themed

  It’s not surprise that Egyptians love food. New restaurants and cafes open every week to meet up with Cairo’s huge demand. In such a competitive market, some restaurants nowadays use unique themes to attract their customers; as people got used to the ordinary way of presenting food.     Garemt Akl (Food Crime) is […]

Meet Maha, the Woman That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

Meet Maha, the Woman That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

by Rana El Hawary

  Whether you left Egypt to study for college, work, live, or basically any other possible reason, one thing is for sure; you’ll feel homesick, especially for mama’s cooking. Canada’s Maha’s Kitchen found a solution for this.     “My children, Monika and Mark, were completing their university degrees in Canada, when I told them […]

14 Middle Eastern Dishes That Defy Portion Control

14 Middle Eastern Dishes That Defy Portion Control

by Pakinam ElMahdy

Can you stop talking about portion control, because frankly, no one cares. Oh, and can we also just say that some Arab dishes defy the concept of portion control. Let us take you through a journey your belly will definitely appreciate it.     Like honestly, can you just eat one piece of mombar?    […]

10 Restaurants Everyone Must Eat at in Alexandria

10 Restaurants Everyone Must Eat at in Alexandria

Alexandria is known for its delicious fish and Instagrammable view, but there’s more than just those two. From Chinese to Greek, Egyptian and more. We give you the best eateries in the pearl of the Mediterranean that you can get your food game on at.   Chez Gaby       One of the oldest restaurants in […]

That’s a Wrap: 11 Best Shawerma Places in Cairo

That’s a Wrap: 11 Best Shawerma Places in Cairo

Grilled meat freshly shaved from the spit, topped with vegetables, wrapped in bread and coated with an addicting sauce, shawerma is your go-to comfort food when you’re listening to Adele’s new 25 album and aggressively ugly crying. But, which shawerma is the shawerma for you when the city has a new shawerma place opening up in every […]

Food Review: Bunz, Maadi’s Newest Burger on the Block

Food Review: Bunz, Maadi’s Newest Burger on the Block

Bunz, Cairo’s newest kid on the block when it comes to burgers, wraps and sandwiches, lit up our tastebuds last week with a delicious selection of its classic menu items. Offering everything from delicately breaded onion wings to its wicked Wild West Burger, Bunz left us pretty pleased. Located in Maadi, just off the Corniche el Nil, […]

Food Porn for the Sad Humans on Diets

Food Porn for the Sad Humans on Diets

I absolutely envy skinny and fit people – the ones who get away with eating a McDonald’s meal plus three extra sandwiches, the ones who love chocolate, yet never seem to show a muffin top, and above all the ones who only gain 7 kg during pregnancy and lose them during labor. Please, skinny people, […]

16 Desserts in Cairo that Will Sabotage Your Diet Plans

16 Desserts in Cairo that Will Sabotage Your Diet Plans

Almost two years ago, I had a baby and I’ve been dieting ever since. Every Friday, I get a cheat meal, so I have decided to only waste it on desserts so worthy, so special and so incredibly deserving of all the added calories. With all the options we currently have, the Egyptian dining scene […]