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69 Gierstraat, 2011GC Haarlem, The Netherlands
235421095
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7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: fabelous restaurant a one man show, kitchen and service in one hand. very...
fabelous restaurant a one man show, kitchen and service in one hand. very cosy interior, good wines and menu price around 40 Euros
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wonderful dishes accompanied with great wines and personal attention. Incredible everything is done by one person, a true guest and great cook!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Wonderful dishes accompanied with great wines and personal attention. Incredible everything is done by one person, a true guest and great cook!

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

From the first bite to the last , a taste sensation, every beautifuly served dish is a feest for eye and pallet, all lovingly prepared, cooked and served by the bloke who takes you coat and welkomes you , advises and pours the wine, water or wisky, all the very best of the best. be prepared to sit for at... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Owner does it all: prepare the food and wait the tables. He is a diamond in the rough which makes eating here so nice. High quality food, beautiful presentation, good wine selection and a good guy with Dutch humor. All in all, a good night out in the Gierstraat!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We happened upon this restaurant late one night, as we made our way back to our hotel, on the first night of our stay in Haarlem. Whilst there wasn't a menu on display in the window, one could tell that it would be well worth a visit during our remaining stay in the city. Sadly, as we approached the restaurant... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This place is a find and a gem. The owner is charming and welcoming. He cooks, serves, advises on wine, and at the same time gives you the privacy to enjoy a wonderful dining experience. His cooking is just superb, and the setting and ambiance a delight. The price was fair and reflective of the whole experience. We had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

A most excellent evening. We were welcomed by the chef/patron who was attentive throughout providing a welcome atmosphere, excellent cooking and good judgement. We were reluctant to leave! Highly recommended and we look forward to a return visit.

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We ate here with the four of us. I live in Haarlem and I'd cycled past this place on many occasions but it is very modest from the outside and it didn't really register that it was a restaurant. It was only by word of mouth that I heard how good it was. Stepping into the restaurant is like stepping... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

This is an extraordinary place. Ton is not only a very gifted cook, but also an immaculate host, waiter, sommelier. Cooking is very much in the classical style. Wine list is limited, but Ton always has something special up his sleeve. I always felt most comfortable leaving arrangements to him. You are treated as a personal guest and there is... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

Again we had a very memorabel evening at the Karmozijn. Ton, the host, chef and sommelier, took very good care of us. You have an excellent selection from the menu and you can choose courses to make up a 3 or 4 course menu. I went for the starter with parma ham and duck liver shavings, grilled scallops with a... More 

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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78 reviews 78 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

What can I say, sometimes restaurants still surprise you, and this was definitely the case here. The owner has made it his own challenge to do it all and to do that all alone. Somehow he excelled in it. As a result everything is just perfect. It takes up all evening and that's just part of the experience. Loved it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 69 Gierstraat, 2011GC Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: 235421095

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

fabelous restaurant a one man show, kitchen and service in one hand. very cosy interior, good wines and menu price around 40 Euros
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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