Historical Café #2: El Fishawy

El Fishawy Historical Cafe

At 60-years-old, Akram el-Fishawy s the seventh generation of his family to run he El Fishawy coffee house. El-Fishawy first opened its doors in 1797, only a year before Egypt was invaded by Napoleon Bonaparte. The café is named after the man who founded it, though his first name is lost to history.  Al-Fishawy started serving […]