Didos Al Dente

Italian in Cairo

Image by Karima Hassan Ragab Lonely Planet

Definitely not part of the trendy Zamalek dining scene, this tiny Italian canteen with just a few formica tables has been kicking around for years. It dishes up no-frills, big portioned dishes of pasta and pizza. Go for a tomato-based sauce on your pasta as the creamy-sauced dishes tend to be gluggy.

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