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Mido Ristorante Arabo

$$$
Porta Ticinese
Vegetarian, Middle Eastern, Vegan, Halal
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Via Pietro Custodi 4, 20136 Milan, Italy
+39 02 837 5249
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Il "Mido" è un ristorante che, dal 1990 porta nel cuore di Milano, in...
Il "Mido" è un ristorante che, dal 1990 porta nel cuore di Milano, in Porta Ticinese, a due passi dai Navigli, la più autentica e tradizionale cucina araba. Uno dei primi ristoranti etnici italiani, si è negli anni affermato come punto di riferimento per i milanesi e non solo. Da sempre gestito dalla familgia Nassar propone prelibate delizie medio orientali in un ambiente accogliente e caratteristico.Dalle salsine di antipasto accompagnate dal pane arabo, al couscous con carne, pesce o verdure, fino ai dolci al miele, ogni piatto è rigorosamente fatto in casa.Ad accogliervi troverete Raafat che vi seguirà per tutte le portate con utili consigli, mentre la cucina è gestita personalmente dalla moglie Maha, che custodisce i segreti delle più prelibate ricette.Sapori, musica e ambiente sapranno immergervi in un‘atmosfera indimenticabile.
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  • 46
    Excellent
  • 105
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Try riso sceicco!

We were offered a good selection of appetizers that we enjoyed. We ordered falafel, riso sceicco, vegetable couscous. The rice with pistachios and other nuts was definitely the best dish of the night. It also came with a taste of potatoes filled with cheese and fried, which were also delicious. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2014
Greta I
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Milan, Italy
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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189 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Arabic first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Milan, Italy
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were offered a good selection of appetizers that we enjoyed. We ordered falafel, riso sceicco, vegetable couscous. The rice with pistachios and other nuts was definitely the best dish of the night. It also came with a taste of potatoes filled with cheese and fried, which were also delicious. The waiter/owner is a little insistent, it's hard to refuse... More 

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Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We absolutely loved the couscous and the maze platter. What I didn't like was the service. The owner is quite chatty, but he will sell you what he actually wants you to have and won't really help you go for something else rather than the set menu (this is why I rated it with 4 and not 5 stars). I... More 

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world
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

I used to live above the Mido for one year, but never been there during that period. And it's a big regret now that i'm living 150 km away! Mido has a great egyptian kitchen: very good starters will welcome on your arrival then you can combine various traditional dishes by yourself or choose from the various combined menu. very... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

well, the interior is okay, the service is well too. but we're like being push to choose the menu from the owner's side and it's feel terrible. i'm asian and don't really like the strong taste of middle eastern food. i went there because it's so hard to find halal food which is not indian style and i'm sick of... More 

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Milan, Italy
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

the guy barely speaks Italian but manager to make you feel comfortable and not puzzle by a complicate Arabian list. Food is heavy to digest but not the chef's fault: that is Middle-East food. In exchange you get very good service from a family-owned place that likes its job: mum's in the kitchen, dad serves and sonny is at the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Pietro Custodi 4, 20136 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Porta Ticinese
  • Neighborhood: Porta Ticinese
  • Phone Number: +39 02 837 5249

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 27 - 35
  • Cuisine: Vegetarian, Middle Eastern, Vegan, Halal

Description

Il "Mido" è un ristorante che, dal 1990 porta nel cuore di Milano, in Porta Ticinese, a due passi dai Navigli, la più autentica e tradizionale cucina araba. Uno dei primi ristoranti etnici italiani, si è negli anni affermato come punto di riferimento per i milanesi e non solo. Da sempre gestito dalla familgia Nassar propone prelibate delizie medio orientali in un ambiente accogliente e caratteristico.Dalle salsine di antipasto accompagnate dal pane arabo, al couscous con carne, pesce o verdure, fino ai dolci al miele, ogni piatto è rigorosamente fatto in casa.Ad accogliervi troverete Raafat che vi seguirà per tutte le portate con utili consigli, mentre la cucina è gestita personalmente dalla moglie Maha, che custodisce i segreti delle più prelibate ricette.Sapori, musica e ambiente sapranno immergervi in un‘atmosfera indimenticabile.
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?