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Restaurant Bis

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French, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas, Bistro
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Lijnmarkt 26, 3511 KH Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 231 5831
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Open for lunch, dinner and anything in between, including a high tea and...
Open for lunch, dinner and anything in between, including a high tea and tapas
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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food.

We stumbled across this restaurant and it was great find. We both had the aubergine caviar as a starter - it was delicious. I had the seafood salad - it had a good variety of fresh seafood and was wonderful. My husband enjoyed the lamb. The restaurant was very busy, the service was a bit slow... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
pate63
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Victoria, Canada
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Victoria, Canada
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96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We stumbled across this restaurant and it was great find. We both had the aubergine caviar as a starter - it was delicious. I had the seafood salad - it had a good variety of fresh seafood and was wonderful. My husband enjoyed the lamb. The restaurant was very busy, the service was a bit slow as there appeared to... More 

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Utrecht
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We had dinner on the small terrace on a hot summer day. The waitress was friendly but quite in a rush and not really helpfull. I had some fish, which was pretty nice, as well as the chardonnay. However, the prices are pretty high for what you're getting. And I really dislike that they only serve water in bottles. That's... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Everything is okay. The food, the service, the location, the atmosphere. But there is nothing what makes BIS a place to advise. For this price it should offer something special to step out the crowd

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Koutouloufari, Greece
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had club sandwiches which were very good!! I go there every year and I never get disappointed! Nice place with good atmosphere!!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I've been curious to try out Bis for a while now, as it gets good reviews online and always seems to be packed. This weekend I took my mom out there for what was supposed to be a quick and yummy lunch, but unfortunately we were both very underwhelmed by the experience. It took us 45 minutes after we ordered... More 

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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Nice interior and atmosphere. Waiters did not seem busy but were not very eager to make your evening unforgettable. Wine was served in a small glass but still costy. Cooks had their dinner inside restaurant when we entered at about 6pm, which I thought was nice. Bad side of this was that it took longer for the complimentary breads to... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

First let me say that we originally were going to dine at a restaurant I'm familiar with from my time in Utrecht called the Goedheyd. Due to a menu change the next day and a limited menu, we decided to forego the fixed menu and try something new. Popped out the mobile, pulled up TripAdvisor and looked for something nearby.... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Tap water is simply refused; bottled water is costly as a glass of wine. This is one of the bad sides of a number of Dutch restaurants. Tap water is safer, cleaner, better for your health and a factor 100-1000 cheaper than bottled water. The food is reasonable, but too expensive. Wa.iting times are excessive

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Every time I have visited Bis for a meal with friends, the food has been impressive and delicious. The servers are friendly and accommodating, too. Then there is the wonderful canal view from the upper floor windows... Fantastique!

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Tha Sala, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

Went to the Bis restaurant on the Oudegracht with colleagues for a Christmas dinner on Wednesday, 12 December. We had booked a table for 9, and we were a bit squashed together - instead of adding an extra table for the 9th person, they were squeezed onto the side of the table. The staff was very helpful when we were... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurant Bis

Address: Lijnmarkt 26, 3511 KH Utrecht, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 30 231 5831
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 35 - 43
Cuisine: French, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lijnmarkt 26, 3511 KH Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
  • Phone Number: +31 30 231 5831

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35 - 43
  • Cuisine: French, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas, Bistro

Description

Open for lunch, dinner and anything in between, including a high tea and tapas
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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