Restaurants

Cafe in Alexandria

Trianon

Stop here to admire the 1930s grandeur of its sensational ornate ceiling and faded but still glorious wall panels. Grab a slice of something from the patisserie selection, order a juice or a coffee, and soak up the …
Food Hall in Alexandria

L Passage

This cosmopolitan food mall in a downtown mansion is very popular with young, middle-class locals. Several cafes serve coffee, cakes and shisha, including Brew and Chew, the Pottery Cafe and the Nutopia, where every…
Sandwiches in Alexandria

Awalad Abdou

With only minor concessions made to hygiene, this uber-budget place is nonetheless a smashing find, whipping up micro-sandwiches with the scrumptious, meaty filling of your choice. Just point to what looks good and …
Market in Alexandria

Hassan Fouad

This tiny and incredibly tidy market offers beautifully displayed produce, such as grapes from Lebanon and tasty Egyptian mangoes, and a good selection of imported staples such as digestive biscuits. There’s no sign…