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La Mama Ateneu

Episcopiei 9 | langa Ateneul Roman, Bucharest, Romania
+40 721 526 262
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“goulash” (45 reviews)
“polenta” (54 reviews)
“cabbage rolls” (27 reviews)
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European, Soups, Eastern European, Central European, Romanian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Episcopiei 9 | langa Ateneul Roman, Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Convenient, I visited la mama three evenings in a row. Each evening I was seated and waited for at least 15 to give my order. The wait staff could not care less. How sad.

Thank Arthur J L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

1. You are not greeted and seated by an employee. If you see a free table run for it. 2. I ordered a veal soup and soon realized that I needed a knife as the pieces of meet were still joined and not able to...More

Thank Dorina D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had asked our Tour Manager if she could recommend a restaurant near our hotel, after an unpleasant experience at the hotel restaurant. La Mama was an excellent choice....the staff were very pleasant and helpful, service was good and the food ranged from good to...More

Thank malholme
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is too bad because it has a very pleasant patio, a good looking menu, and pretty good service but the food is inexcusably bad. Whoever is running the kitchen needs to be fired. I ordered the mushroom stew and it was served within 10...More

Thank Rumskys
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in a beautiful location, very near the Atheneum and close to Piata Romana. The meals are ok and you may get a sense of Romanian food, but it is intended for tourists. If you'd like real Romanian cooking and better tasting food,...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner and although some of our party received hot food that they enjoyed, 4 of us received cold food. There excuse was that the hot plate was next to the air con. They heated them up but mine was still luke...More

Thank jo l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here whilst in Bucharest. Restaurant was recommended by our river cruise company and we were not disappointed. The restaurant was absolutely full and whilst the service was not great the food was absolutely delicious. I would certainly return.

Thank Aussietraveller1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went three times over 10 days. The Transylvanian goulash was fantastic, the house red superb and the service great. In particular our waitress Lilly was not only attentive, she was really friendly, took our photos for the group and provided complimentary dessert. Thanksyou Lilly...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to eat good traditional food, this might be a good location. We went 2 weeks ago and we spent some time on the terrace. The personnel is ok but the food will take a while to arrive on your table. Overall is...More

Thank Horatiud75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely outside area and good food. The service was pretty quick and our waiter spoke good english. We had a good time.

Thank sightingsarah
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1 November 2016|
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Response from GlobalExplorer | Reviewed this property |
There are three locations for La Mama. The one we visited was near the Athenee Palace Hilton, just around the corner.
1 November 2016|
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Response from Anca S | Reviewed this property |
Only 20 minutes by walking. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Episcopiei 9 | langa Ateneul Roman, Bucharest, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 721 526 262
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Since 1999 - La Mama is one of the best places in Bucharest where you can taste the Romanian Cuisine and drink the best local wines at really good and affordable prices! We also serve international food!
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