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Ze Mean Bean Cafe

1739 Fleet St, Baltimore, MD 21231-2918
+1 410-675-5999
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
9 Jun 2016
23 May 2016
“By "open on Monday" they mean closed!”
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Eastern European, American, Polish, Cafe, Central European
$$ - $$$
1739 Fleet St, Baltimore, MD 21231-2918
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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent 5 course dinner. Love beet salad. Jazz band is phenomenal. Mama's deserts are the best. Small restaurant with great ambience.

Thank k2ke
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Website says they are open Monday - Thursday until 11pm. Sad to arrive and find a closed restaurant, lights off!! Tried to call and they said they would be closed Monday September 23 and reopening the next day. Yeah, does not bode well since we...More

1  Thank nld99
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner with my daughter. The place is very small 5-4 people tables and 3-2 people tables. The upstairs can be used for a banquet. The owner was very nice and charming. We ordered the Slavic sampler appetizer and it was very, very...More

Thank kimsX7442XV
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This restaurant may have the best food in Baltimore, but we wouldn't know. The hostess/waitress on Sat PM Jan 16 sat us, gave us water/menu and then proceeded to completely ignore us. Didn't ask about drink order, if we had any questions, nothing. She spent...More

Thank jolleyzoo
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a place to have dinner before going to a nearby play, and decided to go here. We had not been here for many years. We easily got a table, and had a very pleasant dinner. My husband loved the goulash, and...More

Thank Carel27
Reviewed 4 November 2015

We have been several times, and the menu is always interesting. Nice vegetarian options. Excellent desserts as well.

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

It pains me to write this review because my husband and I absolutely loved our first visit. Due to financial issues my husband and I don't get to go out to dinner very often anymore. September 20 was my birthday, we put money away so...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We ate there 5 Sept 2014 the night before we got married. We had made the arrangements in June. The food was awesome plus this is where the locals go and we are all about that. They serve Eastern European dishes. Sauerkraut ,sausage, great hearty...More

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This recent visit has told me not to return,Most of the menu items were not available. Most of the wine selections were not available. Salads were fresh and good. Meals (four different items ordered) were perfunctory (read: microwaved). Service was, at best, adequate, considering the...More

Thank Gregchik
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Pirogues, beets, sauerkraut...very nice stuff! Reasonable wine list. I had the yellow beet salad, hubby had red beet salad. Imaginatively created.

Thank Maui2soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Eastern European, American, Polish, Cafe, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1739 Fleet St, Baltimore, MD 21231-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-675-5999
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