Fodor's Expert Review Elkbabgi

$$$$ New Cairo Barbecue

Popular with locals and busy on weekends, this family-style restaurant specializes in Egyptian barbecue with the country's traditional staple dishes served on the side. The decor is a little kitschy, but the food is delicious, portions are generous, and the staff is friendly.

Barbecue Dinner Family Lunch $$$$

Quick Facts

N Teseen St., New Cairo
Cairo, Cairo  Egypt

Known For:
  • Aromatic, charcoal-grilled beef or lamb
  • Perfectly baked okra tajine with beef cubes
  • Gaudy black, gold, and red-velvet decor

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