Food prices in EgyptA liter of milk usually costs about $1.10 – $1.50. You will pay about $1.50 for a bottle of Coca Cola. A loaf of bread is usually between $1.50 and $2.00. A kilo of cheese and a kilo of chicken breasts run at about the same price – between $4.00 and $10.00.
Cigarettes are low-priced compared to the prices in Europe. For example а pack of Marlboro is about $1.80- $2.50. If you want to taste something local you can try to smoke shisha (water pipe) with melon or apple flavored tobacco.
But be careful to have everything you need till the end of the week, since on Friday, which is the equivalent to our Sunday, most places and stores are closed.
Sources: The information on this page comes from our own observations, the input of fellow travelers, and various online sources. We welcome any corrections and additional information.