Abu al-Hassan al-Haty
Shar Hashamaim Synagogue
One of the few remaining testaments to Cairo’s once-thriving Jewish community, this art-nouveau-meets-ancient-Egypt Sephardic synagogue...
Alas, most of the Windsor’s regular clientele has passed on, leaving a few hotel guests, a cordial, polyglot bartender and a faint...
Solid kushari in a gorgeous vintage-Cairo setting. But the real treat is the makaroneh bi-lahm, a baked pasta casserole with spicy...
3 Sharia Halim · interesting places nearby
Abu al-Hassan al-Haty information
With its foggy mirrors, dusty chandeliers and waiters who look older than the building itself, this is a beautiful relic of Downtown – it’s often used as a set for period TV shows. The food (mostly grilled items) is a bit secondary, but perfectly palatable.