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Cafe Lilou

Adliya area & Seef District, Manama, Bahrain
+973 1771 4440
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (94 reviews)
“mini burgers” (16 reviews)
“french toast” (18 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Adliya area & Seef District, Manama, Bahrain
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Reviewed today via mobile

I loved the place the ambiance the food display and food choices , thursday eve is one of the busiest nights , expect a waiting list if you ever visit on weekend . Great value for money. I can go back again and again ,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rraidan
Reviewed yesterday

clean, lovely staff, tasty house made feel food. cosy and very light atmosphere, amazing for family and friends outings.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ahmed S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to the one in Seef (Al Ali Mall). Had the chicken bolognese, a coke and the Mug cake. would recommend for the Mug cake which is pretty much a signature and very good (to be shared between 3-4 people!). Food is very nice however...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank balares12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a must visit on every trip to Bahrain for me as it's a culinary delight. Some of the signature dishes are just scrumptious and if you have a sweet tooth then this is THE place to be.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank anandkbhatia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My local colleague took us there for dinner. The interior decor is reminescent of a Parisian Brasserie. We ordered various dishes which were all excellent. An outdoor terrace is also available. The restaurant was extremely busy and rightly so as I would recommend Café Lilou...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TequilaPepita
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we took an afternoon walk down the interesting road full of cafes and restaurants we stopped for a coffee and cake. This is a very popular place with young and old. Lots of tourists and locals seem to favour this place. The dessert we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lovetotraveldubai
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just 3 min walk from the Gulf Hotel surrounded by many cafes and restaurants the Lilou Café has very friendly staff and the pastries I had where amazing. Great to sit in this restaurant watching people. Very enjoyable.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sigzag
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice warm morning with a lovely cool breeze @ downtown Manama. The perfect start of the day would be at this lovely and cosy French style restaurant. Best way to describe the food and service (and let’s not forget their coffee) is to experience it....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank isambella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cute and cozy cafe with delicious sweets that are worth indulging no matter what time of day. It's a nice place for a couples date or even hanging out with friends for a quick bit to eat. The atmosphere is nice, friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 460kendallk
AlGhalia, Social Media at Cafe Lilou, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We look forward to your next visit

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with family today to the Riffa location just before noon and enjoyed the variety of menu items, eggs, bakeries, smoothies, and some wanted lunch food which was also being served. Every one was happy and service was so friendly

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FoodFanManama
AlGhalia, Social Media at Cafe Lilou, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear FoodFanManama, We are glad you enjoyed our food, we look forward to your next visit.

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Questions & Answers
August 14, 2018|
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Response from AlGhalia | Property representative |
Hello, We do not have gluten-free options available - we apologise.
Mariah A
March 13, 2018|
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Response from jaderoswell19 | Reviewed this property |
I had it before. It’s not worth it.
May 22, 2017|
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Response from Q8LOST | Reviewed this property |
No its not available, its a restaurant and cafe but no shisha or hooka
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adliya area & Seef District, Manama, Bahrain
  • Location: Middle East  >  Bahrain  >  Manama
  • Phone Number: +973 1771 4440
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