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De keuken van Thijs

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Coffee Shop, Healthy
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Biltstraat 83, 3572 AK Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 231 9070
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10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Delivery

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  • 33
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  • 5
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Escape the daily stress

Great breakfast and brunch place. Perfect coffee and tea. Tasty sandwiches! The service is very friendly and helpful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
DukeStylewalker
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Berlin, Deutschland
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Berlin, Deutschland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Great breakfast and brunch place. Perfect coffee and tea. Tasty sandwiches! The service is very friendly and helpful.

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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I was Utrecht for 4 days , I saw tripadvisor it was no1 ....,so I did go with my friend, when I realize that store I said I that no1? The sandwiches are very good , we took 2 sandwiches and 1 club sandwich ...it was delicious my friend drink espresso , and for me it was tea spice ....anyway... More 

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Rome, Italy
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Cosy, warm and well placed "bistrot-like" in Utrecht. All sandwiches we ate (8 people) were well prepared, quite big and with fresh ingredients. I ate the club sandwich and it was delicious and big. Then someone got the eggs with toasted bread , and we shared it: lovely even if so simple! This place won in the way they treated... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

5 friends and I decided to have lunch at Van Thijs from the great reviews on TA. The café itself was quite small so the waitress seated us outside until tables opened up for us, which is pretty standard at most cafés. However, the real difference at this café is that the waitress gave us a round of complimentary coffees... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I found this place randonly as I was walking around with my friend. It's really nice and cozy restaurant. The quality of the food is superb. It was worth of spending the whole afternnon with my friend there. As I go to fitness very often, I really pay attention to my diet and I have to admit the food is... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Very nice little restaurant on Biltstraat in Utrecht. Sandwiches are to die for! :) I'll be going there again.

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Senior Reviewer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

It's excellent place to have brunch. The personnel is very very very friendly. The bread were delicous. We will surely going back there . Frans&Sevim

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Friendly service even while very busy. Excellent coffee and toasted focaccia sandwich on homemade bread. Great value for money.

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Padua, Veneto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My girlfriend and I really enjoy this organic and complete caffetteria. It has been our most amazing brunch in our multiple lives. We suggest to everybody coming to visit Utrecht to enjoy a meal here. I think also tomorrow "here we go again". The personnel is really kind and helpful. People come here to grab only a coffee or a... More 

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weimar
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

the place is cousy the bread is superb the waiters are very friendly but they are a standing in a place to prepare stuff where only 2 people can stand so we needed to wait 1.5 hour for our bread and two coffees each so for everyone who visits Utrecht and has time , dont miss this place !!

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Thijs R, Eigenaar at De keuken van Thijs, responded to this review

Hi Jef, Thank you for the recommandation. Good to hear that you enjoyed our bread. We're very sorry you had to wait that long, that's not the service we want to offer. At the moment, we're busy expending our kitchin so our routing problems should be solved in short term. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Biltstraat 83, 3572 AK Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
  • Phone Number: +31 30 231 9070

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 8
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?