Starting from the southern end, Sharia as-Souq appears very much like the tourist bazaars all over Egypt, with slightly less persistent...
The city's central administration, which was set on fire by Nubian protesters in September 2011.
Underground is a revival of a 1970s disco. The cool retro decor has been kept, and the venue will provide a much-needed space where...
Small but popular fish restaurant, a short walk from the train station into the souq. It serves fish from Lake Nasser and the Red Sea,...
Sharia Abtal at-Tahrir · interesting places nearby
Popular with meat-eating local families, this place is famous for its excellent fresh kebabs and kofta (mincemeat and spices grilled on a skewer), as well as pigeon and chicken. Everything comes with bread, salad, tahini and TV. It's opposite the Ramses Hotel.
Its sister-restaurant Al-Madina serves a similar menu.