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All 195 Haarlem Restaurants

Restaurant La Forca

Frankestraat 19, 2011HT Haarlem, The Netherlands (Centrum)
0031 23 5322 500
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Ranked #74 of 195 Restaurants in Haarlem
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Centrum
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • Dutch first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We have been here numerous times. Don't be in a hurry, the service is not the fastest. But on the other hand the dishes are great traditional Italian food at its best. Combination with the lovely wines is great. The atmoshere is great and since the renovation two years ago lives up to the quality of the cuisine.

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Bonaire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We arrived at the restaurant about 7:30 and they were busy, so we didn't expect a fast meal. There were only two servers; one was sauntering around from table to table chatting up the customers, and the other was running around frantically trying to get the food out. We waited twenty minutes to get a wine menu and another 15... More

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Last year we went there for Restaurant week and the place was great, perfect food and service. So we thought we'd try again this year. Certainly not the same. I would think the food that is offered for Restaurant week would be exceptional in order to get clients to return. The food was average, nothing special, some sort of sausage... More

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Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We absolutely LOVED this restaurant! The food (especially the risotto) was a delight. We went twice in 3 days because it was soooo good. The service was perfect, the waiter was very very nice to us. The place is cute and clean. I would go back to Haarlem just to eat that risotto again!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Marvellous Food "Panzerotti Pugliesi, Animlle etc."; Excellent Service; Top Quality ingredients; Family friendly; Cool; Great service

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Stuck living in a hotel for the last 2 weeks, I've dined here 4 times. Wonderful service, fresh and delicious food, I love this place.

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Sittard, The Netherlands
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120 reviews 120 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
454 helpful votes 454 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

We had a great evening in this restaurant dining with friends, the young staff was very friendly though not super knowledgeable nor very professional, but adequate. The wine was fine, the food was certainly acceptable.

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UK
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

I visited here with colleagues of all nationalities. The food is excellent, the service is friendly and you leave smiling. My Italian colleagues are even prepared to eat here, which cannot be said of other Italian restaurants in Haarlem! Food is freshly cooked, so do not expect a fast meal. Just expect food of the highest quality, well presented and... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

We chose this restaurant based on the tripadviser reviews and were not disappointed. The service was excellent, the waiter was putting a lot of energy in having good conversations and explaining very lively the suggestions of the day. Food was nice and according to the standards you can expect in Italy, wines were nice as well.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Food, service, atmosphere all make this one of the best dining experiences in Haarlem. The standard menu is chock full of great Italian fare but the real excitement comes with the special menu (blackboard menu) that changes daily or weekly. From the freshest burrata to special pastas to truffle coated bisecta, each dish true to its special flavor and made... More

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Additional Information about Restaurant La Forca

Address: Frankestraat 19, 2011HT Haarlem, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 0031 23 5322 500
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem>  > Centrum
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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