Food Review: The Medley in Zamalek

The hunt for a good salad or a salad bar in Cairo often ends in disappointment. Even if there are places out there that offer good salads on their menu, there is hardly a restaurant that offers an extensive salad bar with interesting ingredients and options. To my utmost surprise, The Medley scored a home run with their salad bar. The by the…
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Sequoia: The Exotic Mediterranean Cuisine

Every dinning place has its “hero,” whether it is a main dish, a setup, a particular drink, a location etc…  Sequoia never falls short of dinners because of its location and the way it sets itself in the market. There is a bunch of elements --other than the food--which make it a desired destination:1. You have to reserve. 2. No kids…
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Food Review: Gourmet Burger Cairo

“Gourmet” and “Burger” are two words that automatically incite excitement, curiosity and anticipation of a mouth-watering experience.  At first Gourmet Burger, a dainty little place on the corner of Zamalek’s infamous Brazil Street, meets expectations in terms of creativity and its stand-out brand of burger making that separates it from the…
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