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El Tilo de Mami Lou

El Arenal N 1 | In front Arriaga Theatre, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 16 88 67
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (12 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
El Arenal N 1 | In front Arriaga Theatre, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great coffee and sandwiches. Very friendly and service minded staff. Pasteries looks good as well. Cute café.

Thank Ida M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has become our favorite place for breakfast in Bilbao. Fresh bakeries and warm atmosphere.

Thank Andres956Z82
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Cupcakes to die for, freshly squeezed juice, lovely coffeedrinks, croissant (also with ham/cheese/salad), cakes and more. I would gain som kilos if I had breakfast here every day.

1  Thank Tombre1
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Wife and I went for an afternoon snack to El Tilo de Mami Lou. I had a carrot cake which was very tasty. My wife had a black forest gateau which was made with cream cheese and was therefore a bit strange tasting. I had...More

1  Thank DMSCAD
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped here and had the special cheesecake, was fantastic and a huge piece. Nice little shop & friendly staff.

Thank Gemma_0001
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Premises extremely well decorated and clean, with piped chill out music. Homemade food. Salads prepared when ordered. The salmon and focaccia salad was out of this world likewise the pastry tart with creamed pear filling and speculoos biscui crumble topping. All cakes, pastries and buns...More

Thank Juanita E
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

If you have a sweet tooth I recommend this place for you. Everything is home made and delicious, the service is great and the decor reminds you of a French style cafe but in Bilbao. We had breakfast there on our last day in Bilbao...More

Thank Elona B
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

El Tilo de Mami Lou is a nice place to have a cake or a cupcake. Also breakfast is nice to have there, but the variety of snacks for breakfast could be better - it was pretty lean. Nevertheless, the croissant I decided for was...More

Thank Andre S
Reviewed 14 April 2018

My husband and I had breakfast here on our last morning in Bilbao, before heading out to San Sebastian. I regret not having breakfast there every morning of our stay. The place is beautiful - bright, polished, classy and with elements of modern and antiquity....More

1  Thank itsasmallworld
Alain L, Gerente at El Tilo de Mami Lou, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Excellent friendly and very helpful service. The lovely waitress/ owner spent time explaining the menu. Delicious breakfast and very good value. Would definitely recommend

1  Thank fionasharkey1964
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Arenal N 1 | In front Arriaga Theatre, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Vizcaya  >  Bilbao
  • Phone Number: +34 944 16 88 67
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Belgian bakery since 2011, NEW LOCATION since september 2016, in casco viejo in front of Arriaga Theatre. Offer for breakfast and lunch. Daily baked homemade cupcakes, cheesecake, carrotcake, brownie,... large choice of very good coffee, tea, smoothy, frappe, fresh juice, milkshake,... to enjoy at the place with a smile and good music or to take away.
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