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De Kale Pater

Centrum
International, Pub
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Schagchelstraat 19, 2011 HW Haarlem, The Netherlands
023-5512125
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 11
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  • 21
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 3
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice grill in Haarlem

Been there on the 5th of May for a casual dinner. The atmosphere inside is very cozy, the kitchen is open and the meat is grilled in front of the guests on a open fire. Once out you're in the heart of Haarlem. I've opted for the grilled beef and I can confirm that is their specialty, great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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Haarlem, Paesi Bassi
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Haarlem, Paesi Bassi
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Been there on the 5th of May for a casual dinner. The atmosphere inside is very cozy, the kitchen is open and the meat is grilled in front of the guests on a open fire. Once out you're in the heart of Haarlem. I've opted for the grilled beef and I can confirm that is their specialty, great quality. Only... More 

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

De Kale Pater in Haarlem, offers the best food in town. We always go here and have never been disappointed. They serve the best Carpaccio starter you will ever find. The restaurant is well known for it's grilled meat, I would recommend the mixed grill. If you come with a group, the staff and kitchen will always respond to special... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Been here several times, the food is always ok, especially nice grilled meats, the lamb is lovely! Wine list is simple, but you can find some good options.

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I always eat well here. De food is reasonably priced and tastes good. Good service, I'd never mind going back here

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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133 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Respect for the cook working in De Kale Pater, as the food is honestly amazing. Also the atmosphere in the restaurant was very good. It had a very 'bourgondic' Dutch / Belgian feel, where Dutch 'gezelligheid' is an imprortant aspect. Good beers and good wine, worth a try. Thanks, we will be back.

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kopenhagen
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Kale Pater is a nice small restaurant with an open kitchen. Dishes are pepared on an open fire. The cook stands literally next to the guests. The restaurant is situated in the center of Haarlem. Parkin is possible close by in an underground parking. The citu center is beautiful, especially the city square. I can recommend this restaurant to everybody.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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272 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

De Kale Pater is known in Haarlem for its generous portions and blue-collar(ish) atmosphere. The fish platter came indeed in huge portions with the unavoidable fried potatoes. It was fairly OK and reasonably fresh, but nothing special. The Dame Blanche that I had for afters was not to be scorned too, but plain average again. The service was slow but... More 

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Schagen, The Netherlands
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Nice restaurant in the city of Haarlem. No terras to eat outside. I would go again for a happy meal.

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Nice restaurant in the centre of Haarlem. The Kale Pater theme was continued inside with various statues, etc. Good food, standard enough steak and fish dishes. Service reasonable, I felt it was maybe a little overpriced for what we had but food was good, tasty, well presented. Would go back there.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

This restaurant serves decent food. I had the seasonspecial (3 courses) which was very reasonably priced and had good portions. The dessert was excellent. You can sit near the grill so you can see how your diner is prepared. They have a smoking area outside but it has heating.

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Additional Information about De Kale Pater

Address: Schagchelstraat 19, 2011 HW Haarlem, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 023-5512125
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem>  > Centrum
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: International, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Schagchelstraat 19, 2011 HW Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem>  > Centrum
  • Neighborhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: 023-5512125

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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