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Rijksstraatweg 433, Haarlem, The Netherlands
023-5492507
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Chinese, Vietnam and Thais kitchen

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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Close to Asia

Simply the best Asian food after we left Asia! OK the food was not as spicy, (hot) like in Thailand but I think the excellent service would serve you some extra chilly, if you ask. It´s a good place to dine with friends have a glass of wine and a nice talk in a pleasant atmosphere with a polite... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2014
Axel K
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Hannover, Germany
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Hannover, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Simply the best Asian food after we left Asia! OK the food was not as spicy, (hot) like in Thailand but I think the excellent service would serve you some extra chilly, if you ask. It´s a good place to dine with friends have a glass of wine and a nice talk in a pleasant atmosphere with a polite service.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

While the vast majority of Asian restaurants in the Netherlands are stuck on the age-old cliché of cheap (often dubious quality) food in huge portions, Sense of Asia looks much more stylish and upscale than the average 'Chinese-around-the-corner'. The Thai chicken soup that we had was fairly average; washy without much spices. The main dish of stir-fried chicken in chili... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This Vietnamese restaurant is a must do when looking for the traditional cuisine. The quality of food and service was excellent. Seating is spacious, tables are decked out in linen with nice tableware and cutlery, unlike most Asian restaurants.

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Wim van der Meer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

This is a restaurant we frequent regularly, and always to satisfaction. The menu is well balanced, with some very interesting options. The starters of pancakes with duck or the skewers of meat or shrimp are all excellent, and so is the mango salad. The main dishes similarly have enough variety. Generally I would say that the Vietnamese kitchen reminds quite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rijksstraatweg 433, Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: 023-5492507

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Description

Chinese, Vietnam and Thais kitchen
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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