24 Popular Egyptian Dishes We Love

Egyptian cuisine is food that is overlooked frequently.

Egyptian oriental Fettah with white rice and crispy bread topped

After a recent trip to the Middle East and North Africa, I fell in love with the culture and cuisine of the Egyptian people. Exotic spices and flavors made every dish I tried on my trip unforgettable.

I love to cook, so I immediately searched the internet for great Egyptian foods  I could make at home.

Join my journey in making these delicious Egyptian recipes by checking out the 24 Egyptian dishes below!

Which Egyptian Dish Will You Try First?

Try some or all of these delicious Egyptian foods and tell us which is your favorite!

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24 Popular Egyptian Dishes

Egyptian oriental Fettah with white rice and crispy bread topped

Have you ever tried Egyptian food? Check out these traditional Egyptian dishes to try on your visit or make them at home with the included recipes!

Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes


    1. Choose your favorite recipe.
    2. Gather the necessary ingredients.
    3. Prep and cook your recipe.
    4. Enjoy!

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Written by Rocco Smith

Rocco is a recent graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor’s in Editing, Writing, and Media. With seven years’ experience in the restaurant industry as a cook, server, bartender, and more, he is deeply passionate about intertwining his fondness for food with his love of language.