This Sushi Sandwich Recipe Is So Easy and Inexpensive to Make

This Sushi Sandwich Recipe Is So Easy and Inexpensive to Make

I love sushi as much as the next person (probably even more), but the one thing I hate about sushi in the Middle East is that it’s very expensive. Like seriously, why do 10 pieces of sushi cost a liver + my dignity?   It took me a while to realize that not only can […]

There’s an Actual Sushi Bike in New Cairo

There’s an Actual Sushi Bike in New Cairo

  Food carts and bikes are pretty much the new cupcake shops in Egypt, they’re everywhere. From batata (sweet potato) to Nutella carts, we’ve just seen it all and are actually really tired of them. Actually wait, we’ll take that back. We’re tired of every single one of them except one: the Sushi Bike!   […]

Steak or Sushi? When in Doubt Choose One Oak

Steak or Sushi? When in Doubt Choose One Oak

Cairo’s culinary scene is flooded with steak houses and sushi restaurants, but rarely both at the same place. But with word of mouth spreading like wildfire about 6th of October’s One Oak, we decided to head over to their newest branch and discover if the spot warranted all the praise it was receiving.   Nestled […]

Drop Everything Because the Sushi Burrito Just Arrived to Lebanon

Drop Everything Because the Sushi Burrito Just Arrived to Lebanon

By Souad Lazkani

😍👅 #SushiBurrito A photo posted by Proud Foodies (@proudfoodies) on Aug 25, 2016 at 8:19am PDT   Ladies and gentlemen, this is the unforgettable story of a marriage between sushi and the burrito. Two beautiful things have come together and bequeathed a creation that is too good that social media could not handle it. I’ve […]

13 Cairo Sushi Restaurants That Are Actually Worth Your Money

13 Cairo Sushi Restaurants That Are Actually Worth Your Money

By Amira Gamal

We all love sushi (NO I AM NOT TALKING TO THE SUSHI HATERS HERE, IF YOU ARE, PLEASE LEAVE)! Sushi is why I get out of bed in the morning sometimes. Why, you say? Because I know I live in a world with sushi. There’s one small problem though. SUSHI IS CRAZY EXPENSIVE, OKAY??? So […]

Why Is Shrimp Konafa Sushi an Actual Thing in Egypt?

Why Is Shrimp Konafa Sushi an Actual Thing in Egypt?

  Ahhh, Ramadan! You really get our creative juices flowing. Especially when it comes to desserts. In Egypt, a7na we take creative to the next level sa3at, sometimes resulting in masterpieces, but most times it ends up being bizarre; which is why we’re gathered here right now. We give you the shrimp konafa sushi.   […]

One Oak: Egypt’s First Ever Steak and Sushi Bar

One Oak: Egypt’s First Ever Steak and Sushi Bar

By Hady El Hady

  We all love sushi and steak, but what happens when you combine both in one place? One Oak has the answer! Located in Sheikh Zayed’s Tivoli Dome and soon to open in the 5th Settlement’s Point 90 Mall, One OAK (which apparently stands for “One Of A Kind” and has nothing to do with […]

Food Review: Sushi Set Menu at Upper Deck

Food Review: Sushi Set Menu at Upper Deck

  What makes good sushi? It all comes down to two main things: quality and freshness of ingredients. Last night, we headed over to Upper Deck at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza Hotel to try the set menu they offer every Wednesday. And after being stuck in traffic all day, having some good sushi was […]

Sushi Bazooka: A Happy Ending To Your Awful Homemade Sushi

Sushi Bazooka: A Happy Ending To Your Awful Homemade Sushi

How many times have you invited your friends over for a feast of homemade sushi and ended up as the butt of a culinary joke? Well, someone on the other side of the world thought of a glorious invention: a sushi missile. The Japanese gadget comes to your aid when in need of immaculately structured […]

Adventures of a Cairene in Sao Paulo

Adventures of a Cairene in Sao Paulo

“Oh, I forgot to warn you about Cachaça!” Well thanks, buddy, I sort of learned the lesson the hard way, having to wake up the next morning, my head throbbing, no recollection of the previous evening and still managing to make it to the office. While we Egyptians make “3aseer 2asab” from sugar cane, our […]