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LaMu's House of Tibet

Jishan Lane, Xinyi Street, Old Town, Lijiang, China
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Ranked #9 of 193 Restaurants in Lijiang
Cuisines: Tibetan
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: right across the street from the Sanhe Hotel. It is absolutely amazing food with a neat bohemian feel.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: right across the street from the Sanhe Hotel. It is absolutely amazing food with a neat bohemian feel.
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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La Paz, Bolivia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Excellent value (in an area that can be quite expensive) very good Tibetan food, in friendly surroundings

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Holland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

They have a great choice of food, also western. We had the fried noodles with chicken. Normally food is very spicy in China, but here the tast was not spicy at all. The staff speaks a little english.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

A very nice place for dinner. We had the Yak momos, special potato dish and the noodels. The noodles and potatoes were the best plates. To only thing to improve is the oil amount in the food but thats a Chinese thing i guess. Enjoy!

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London
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Great quiet place to come for really good Western foodif you need a bit of a fix (I recommend the lasagne - but not the burgers which are freshly homemade but have a lot of grains and vegetables in the mix) or the really delicious yak momos. They have good beer too. The owners are very nice although they don't... More

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Hinesburg, Vermont
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I really wanted to love this place, since it has a wonderful atmosphere, good service, beautiful decorations, and fast wifi. In my opinion, however, the food just isn't very good. I've eaten here several times (for the atmosphere and wifi) and I'm always disappointed. The dishes I've tried were overpriced and not very tasty. The desserts taste like they were... More

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Shanghai
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

And really friendly staff! Yak meat soup and nazi burgers were my faves. Great place to tuck away from the crowds.

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Danang
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Not the cheapest option in town (especially if you're buying in the gift shop below) but a great place to relax and watch the colorful crowds on the street below. Western, Naxi (variations) and Tibetan food available.

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Rechovot, Israel
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50 reviews 50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We ordered a pepper steak that was surprisingly tender and tasty. We also ordered a sliced beef dish that was fried with peppers and came with rice. It was great.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I have a very sensitive stomach and anticipated some challenges in finding hygienic restaurants in China. In Lijiang, there was only one unanimous choice by all the people and sources we consulted: Lamu’s House of Tibet. Lamu’s is locally known for its cleanliness and sound hygiene practices, and it does not use MSG. Indeed, we were warned to avoid fancy,... More

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Cute little family run place that you have to look up at the upstairs windows to find. Staff are smiley and happy which we found rare in China! We went there one night just for drinks and the next night for food. I had the veggie lasagne which was really good and my husband had a pizza that looked fresh... More

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