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Mum and I

Museum Square, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 425 650
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
12 Apr 2018
“Incredible food”
26 Mar 2018
“Delicious Meal close to the National Museum”
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Museum Square, Beirut, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Went with colleagues. The food was spectacular and was paired with a lovely French wine. Try the osso bucco! You’ll thank me later. Their crème caramel was delicious with a surprise flavour twist. The owner was very kind and checked in on us throughout the...More

Thank Maddie K
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We ventured to 'Mum and I' after spending the morning at the museum. What a lovely surprise, the hostess was very welcoming, she helped us select a traditional meal that was beautifully cooked, well presented and tasted fantastic. The staff were all delightful, extremely polite,...More

Thank Blondy_11
Reviewed 29 November 2016

A place I visit again and again, due to nice / relaxing atmosphere, very good food and hospitable owners!! Highly recommended if you are in Beirut (Museum district) and are looking for local dishes

Thank The_Greek_Maestro
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The choice of dishes and the ambiance added to the friendly staff attitude makes me go back there again and again

Thank Garbo58
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Housing cooking. only one waiter. the lady owner does the kitchen. Pretend to be cosy but it is just not organized as it should.

Thank miberno
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We loved our lunch at Mum and I. On a Tuesday we ordered a delicious "Moghrabieh" and then had fantastic mhallabieh desert. I hate eating the traditional mezze when I go to restaurant serving Lebanese cuisine and I always dreamt of a place where I...More

1  Thank Mikhael G
Reviewed 10 March 2016

A lovely family style restaurant with real traditional Lebanese home cooking. This is as close to authentic as you get in Beirut.

Thank Metin M
Reviewed 22 January 2016

This place is very cool, "bistrot" style. Samia's mum surely knew how to cook traditional Lebanese dishes. It will remind you your childhood: Maacaroni bil furn and bifteak are not ancestral dishes in Lebanon but they are surely part of our 20th century's heritage.

Thank Beiruter
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I just love the concept of this restaurant with dishes not regularly found in restaurants. They offer real home cooking dishes deliciously prepared. The ambiance and the setting add to the uniqueness of this place.

Thank Ghada K
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A real gem of a restaurant. From the first moment when one is welcomed in to the dining area by the staff and the proprietress, this place has a lovely atmosphere. Service was attentive, punctual and courteous. The food is the old-fashioned plates that we...More

Thank Michael D
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Beiruter
5 July 2016|
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Response from Beiruter | Reviewed this property |
Ithe restaurant is in Badaro facing the small garden with the Roman colonnade and 50 meters close to the national museum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Museum Square, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 425 650
Description
owner's email mum&I@hotmail.com
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