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Plein 1992 12, 6211 GJ Maastricht, The Netherlands
043 321 3364
Today
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 140
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Once in a lifetime experience

For us it is/was; a once in a lifetime experience...normally Michelin star restaurants are not in our budget, but this was for a special occasion. The staff made us feel more than welcome and the food was...WOW, AMAZING...explosions in your mouth and treasuses on the plate!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Drella68
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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193 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Maastricht, The Netherlands
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

For us it is/was; a once in a lifetime experience...normally Michelin star restaurants are not in our budget, but this was for a special occasion. The staff made us feel more than welcome and the food was...WOW, AMAZING...explosions in your mouth and treasuses on the plate!

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Bonn, Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We spontaneously went on a Wednesday night and were delighted to be able to make a reservation. We were greeted with a lovely heart shaped sweet and were then sat in the lounge for an aperitif and the amuses. We had a six course surprise menu. All courses were lovely. But we have both eaten better. All in all lovely... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Once in a while we like to endure ourselves and eat out real chique. But the visit to Beluga was not the experience I hoped it to be. For one it was very noisy in the restaurant, added to that there was some "hip" music from which only the boom-tsjak was audible. A computer beamer projected patterns on a wall,... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We loved the attention to detail and the combination of traditional French preparations with molecular gastronomy. The home-brewed beer was quite nice as well. The apps and mains were quite small - with names like "salmon dragged through Asia" - but the dessert was too big to even finish half of! This was a nice restaurant to go to -... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I've been here with my girlfriend for a dinner and the experience worthed the bill . Good food and nice wine . The place is modern and nice even if i do not love the internal design. I think in italy the quality for 2 michelin stars is a bit higher but overall a very good restaurant.

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This was definitely one of the best meals i've ever had. The Ambiance is amazing the location stunning. Service Friendly and professional. A must for a foodie when you're visiting the lovely city of Maastricht. We had a tasting menu and where blown away by almost everything. The chef is really hospitable, and talented. We can't wait for our next... More 

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Grez-Doiceau
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

one of the best restaurants I saw in my life! The food was surprising and delicious ! The place was beautiful and the waiters sympathic!

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

As a special occasion we decided to celebrate our birthdays with a group of >20 friends. What a night we had. A welcome in the foyer with a gin-tonic, followed by some special 'cherry' bites before we went down to the stylish private dining room. Seated on 4 tables we had 6 beautiful prepared courses (langoustine, filet americain, etc...) which... More 

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Groningen, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We had in june gathering at Beluga restaurant and had opportunity to seat at the chef's table. As we consider us gastronomic tourists we were full of expectations.We were not disapointed. Alreday amuses gave us impression on delicacy and equilibrity of ood that would come. Fine salmon with just gentle tintling sauce of cucumber, chicken breast smoothly seasoned in horse... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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173 reviews 173 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great experience, fantastic food, relaxed and loungy atmosphere. Drinks before dinner enjoying the sunset with a river view are a fantastic start of the evening and closing it of with coffee/tea and sweets on the terrace again..... Loved every minute of it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plein 1992 12, 6211 GJ Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Limburg Province  >  Maastricht
  • Phone Number: 043 321 3364
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?