Noha Suleiman

4 Amazing Shawerma Spots To Try In Cairo

A street food that is enjoyed all over the Arabian peninsula and even across the globe, shawerma is widely popular and for good reason! The delectable sandwiches can be enjoyed for lunch, dinner, or even as a late night bite! Here are four spots serving delicious shawarma sandwiches in Cairo.

1. Shawarma Street

Have it in a box, in a bowl, or tucked into a delectable freshly-baked pita. The shawarma at Cairo’s Shawarma Street will ALWAYS hit the spot.

2. Shawerma el Reem

Known for being the original Syrian shawarma in Egypt, Shawerma El Reem has many branches in the country. With an exquisite menu and delicious filling meals, they’re open every day from 10 AM till 2 AM so make sure you try them out.

3. Iskander Shawerma

This spot is a carnivores dream, with heaps of succulent meat served in so many different ways. Perfectly roasted and juicy, Cairo’s Iskander tucks a hefty portion of meat or chicken into perfectly handheld buns to make your shawerma experience all the more pleasurable.

4. Shawermer

Meat, chicken, or even hawawshi! This shawarma spot serves this traditional favorite with a twist. Have it in a sandwich or on top of rice, either way, an exceptional experience is guaranteed.