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Ruettenscheider Str. 183, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 201 8742562
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UK
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427 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

If you like coffee and Italian sweets, this is the place for you. Good food, bites to eat - it is not cheap but prices are appropriate for the quality offered. There are actually 2 miamamias in Essen - my favourite is the one closer to Ruettenscheider Stern, in Ruettenscheider Strasse 74a. It hasn't got a garden and the only... More 

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Thank ACL3112
Paris, France
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I had forgotten how bad the coffee is in Germany and I have been struggling to find good, strong espresso and lattes. This is the only place I would recommend for coffee addicts visiting the Ruhrgebiet. There are two of these, and I only tried the one at 183 Ruttenschiderstr. The atmosphere is very nice and all the intellectuals in... More 

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Thank Frances G
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I have been to this place my times because they simply have the best salad! The brownie is also amazing. Staff is friendly, prices are fair, fully recommended to everyone!

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Thank Bluecy5120
Essen, Germany
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227 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

The chronologically first *and better of the two* Miamamia cafe in Essen. Nice location, garden in the summer available. Coffee and cake are really nice. Try the vanilla cake. The prices are ok, the staff is friendly an relaxed.

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Thank edmanikas
Dallas, Texas
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89 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Quaint, funky and personable cafe for s quick coffee, pastry or salad. They make a great latte and cakes! We were surrounded Mostly by students.

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Thank susanj1310
Budapest, Hungary
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

The place is very sweet, you get to sit at large tables with other customers. The food is very good and comes in generous portions. The cakes looked delicious and the bruschettas are really yummie.

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Thank NSeptfonds
Germany
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Mia Mamia is located on the "RÜ". RÜ is a street with a lot of restaurants, cafes and stores. I ordered Cappuccino and a cake called "Nusshoernchen". After I ate the Nusshoernchen and drank my coffee I bought three Nusshoernchen for to take at home. That was the most tasty Nusshoernchen I ever ate ! We will definitely come back.... More 

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Germany
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275 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

This is one of my regular all-day breakfast places. OK, they have more of a lunch menu, but actually a lot of things suitable for brunch. For indoor eating the restaurant at Rüttenscheider str. 74a has the best atmosphere (and the staff seem happier too). For outdoors try the other restaurant at Rüttenscheider str. 183 (they have a nice garden... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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47 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2015

This is one of the nicest locations I have eaten - it is so lovely that any girl would love to be invited to this small bistro... the only downside is that apparently they are, as it can be really crowded, especially in the weekend. Best omelette in Germany, they also have excellent bread (there is one party bread, over... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Trendy coffee shop popular with local students age group in quaint chic styled setting with piped music(speakers need repairing) with nice selection of cakes, cookies sandwiches savouries and food for breakfast snack meals etc. Pleasant ambience and convenient for a casual meet or stop over whilst shopping etc. or friends hang out in the evenings

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruettenscheider Str. 183, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Essen>  > Rüttenscheid
  • Neighbourhood: Rüttenscheid
  • Phone Number: +49 201 8742562

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