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Het Savarijn

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Stadscentrum
French, International
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Van der Brugghenstraat 14, 6511 SL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
024-323-2615
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 34
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A nice restaurant

Visited with friends as it was immediately below our hotel rooms, very convenient. Good choice, it has a short but varied menu and delivered well cooked and well presented food in pleasant modern surroundings

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Barrie G
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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, France
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located not far from the city center, this rather small restaurant proposes a good choice of carefully prepared courses that are served in a nice environment. Service is efficient and the wine choice rather broad. To be recommended!

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Thank catherine D
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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71 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

This restaurant is not bad, but it's also definitely not as special as it is advertised. I wrongly thought that I was in for a "fine dining" experience, but the reality is very far from this. This is just an expensive restaurant with average food. Nothing is special in there! I ordered the 5 dishes "Savarijn menu". Dishes are well... More 

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Thank EnergizeMe
Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Great and original food, great wines, together with lovely service and an amazing atmosphere. Prices are above midrange so we're not going here every month but when we have a special occasion this is one of my favourite restaurants in Nijmegen.

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Thank roelvdberge
Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Despite us arriving late, they served a nice diner accompanied by fantastic wines. The restaurant has a nice outside terras.

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Thank Theo D
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A very good restaurant, relaxing atmosphere, excellent wines. The hostess and the chef are the owners of the restaurant, which expresses itself into a very warm stay. There is enough choice in meals, also for vegetarians and people with special diets.

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Thank RepelsteeltjeHolland
Liege
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133 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This restaurant had the big advantage to be in the same building as our hotel Hertogplein. So no need to take the car out of the garage. The service was good and friendly. Our choice of wine was lucky and excellent. The dining room is small and a bit crowded with tables close to each other. The food was excellent.

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Thank fgrandjean
Victoria, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The presentation was lovely...different foods from home. Great selection of wine. Asparagus is in season & they had a lot of meals with asparagus, which was great

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Thank janie155
Tiverton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Visited with friends as it was immediately below our hotel rooms, very convenient. Good choice, it has a short but varied menu and delivered well cooked and well presented food in pleasant modern surroundings

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Thank Barrie G
Geldrop, The Netherlands
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95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner with friends and heard positive things about the restaurant. The atmosphere was reasonable but the rest was really middle of the road. As mentioned in other reviews the open winner list was very limited and the waiter forgot our drinks. When the plates were served there was not sorry explanation about the food. I know I can try... More 

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Thank FrankDoorenbosch
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

As a resident of Nijmegen we have eaten at the Savarijn dozens of times. With family, friends or business, Savarijn delivers always. I would describe the atmosphere as chique, but also warm and friendly. The winelist is a real treat for winelovers like myself and recieved the Award of Excellence from the Wine Spectator "for having one of the most... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Van der Brugghenstraat 14, 6511 SL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Gelderland Province  >  Nijmegen>  > Stadscentrum
  • Neighborhood: Stadscentrum
  • Phone Number: 024-323-2615

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, International
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?