Zamalek Art Gallery
A light-filled space showing work of contemporary Egyptian artists, usually figurative.
This vast, amber-lit lounge doubles as a restaurant, but it’s the long brass-top bar and original cocktails that garner most of the...
Abou El Sid
Cairo’s first hipster Egyptian restaurant (and now a national franchise), Abou El Sid is as popular with tourists as it is with...
1st fl, Baehler's Mansions, 157 Sharia 26th of July, Zamalek · interesting places nearby
La Bodega information
Make a reservation a few days in advance if you want to score a table at this perpetual hot spot – otherwise, go early in the week and take your chances at the door. The menu leans toward Italian and Greek seafood, and there’s also a vegetarian tasting menu (E£62). But given the eye candy that dines in this sumptuous colonial-style room, you might not notice the food.