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Gelkinghestraat 52, Groningen, The Netherlands
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Ranked #20 of 220 Restaurants in Groningen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Groningen, The Netherlands
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72 reviews 72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

after Christmas and New Year we decided to eat in De Pauw in Groningen and one conclusion is clear: from all the dinners we had in the holiday time this one was the best. We took the Pauw menu with 5 courses and the serving as well as the taste was excelllent. The waiter was very alert because of a... More 

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Calgary
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We had a table for 8. The restaurant is quiet enough for comfortable table conversation. We all enjoyed the food. I liked the presentaion and the service was excellent. There is an extensive and expensive wine list but you can choose some reasonably priced good bottles from the regular wine list.

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

De Pauw is my favorite restaurant in Groningen. I go regularly and every time I enjoy the offer. Portions are adequate given the number of dishes, presentation is fantastic, staff is super professional, and the dishes are beyond traditions without being outrageously weird. I really enjoy visiting. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming, though if the restaurant is full it... More 

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Netherlands
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Just some pro's and cons (as usual :-)) Pro's • Good appetizer and starter • Loved desert! • Wine was good • Good ambiance Con’s • The main course, pig, was rather raw • The number of bicycles outside, looks like a bicycle parking

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My husband and I had a lovely night out. The food (very small portions) was very good. The wine pairing was also a nice addition to our meal. The staff was delightful. We just wish that there was a little more substance to the main dish portion of the meal. Dessert was excellent!

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Holland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We had a very enjoyable evening with a party of 6. Everything in this place oozes quality, a nice relaxed "patron" serves a very good dinner with fine wines. Restrooms impeccable! Only thing is that after four hours the chairs are not very forgiving..(or is it the age) The trolley is famous and rightfully so, yum!

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Groningen
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This restaurant is a staple in Groningen: the starter and dessert trolley and cheese trolley concept is still alive and kicking. The Pauw Menu and the Menu of the Month vary appropriately and offer ecellent value for money. You can mix and match, and the restaurant is very flexible. The staff are friendly and kmnow what they are about. The... More 

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london
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

I hadn't been back for three years but last night in De Pauw we had a terrific evening. The menu 'De Pauw' was delicious, very prettily presented and it was all served with a smile. It was a great pleasure to be back in the place I have so many good memories of.

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Zug, Switzerland
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71 reviews 71 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Sipmathitic place in milk collors with the pretendous Metr and touch or stillish aperence. It's way to take one of the menues cose u will find lost youeself in the reach combination of ingredients of each single meal. Just follow the fix meny. They are for €37 and €52. Small sises of everything in the plate but quite innovative and... More 

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Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

To be fair, there was nothing that tasted bad. However, the food was extremely basic and simple. Only difference between this and any other restaurant is maybe the nice interior decor and service ( which was really good). Food was.. Mediocre and unoriginal. It is food that I could easily cook up myself minus the fancy presentation and useless decoational... More 

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Address: Gelkinghestraat 52, Groningen, The Netherlands
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Groningen Province  >  Groningen
Cuisine: French

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