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Springweg 64, 3511 VT Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 2342463
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Well deserved rating

Very good food! I loved Sateh of goat and the beef wonton was exceptional Would not be surprised if they will get a Michelin star soon! The diversity of flavor is almost mind blowing. Definitely not cheap but worth it

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Business meetings
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English first
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very good food! I loved Sateh of goat and the beef wonton was exceptional Would not be surprised if they will get a Michelin star soon! The diversity of flavor is almost mind blowing. Definitely not cheap but worth it

Thank Dave_utrecht
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216 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We definitely enjoyed our dinner here. The rijstafel was excellent and the wine recommendation was absolutely great. Service was very friendly and fast. Can't wait to visit again and can definitely say that the food was even better than in many places we visited in Indonesia. Maybe we were just unlucky there but really says a lot about Blauw, too!

Thank Kristiina83
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely not a good experience for the six of us. The Indonesian rijstafel was not authentic looking nor tasty. The student waiter freaked out when we video taped our table with food for fear her face would be exposed. Big turnoff, we didn't care for desert and left the place promptly. I wouldn't recommend this restaurant to tourists nor anyone....

Thank Louis K
Groningen, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

I went here with my girlfriend during our visit to Utrecht, and after reading all the positive reviews in Dutch. We didn't have a reservation but there was still a place left for us at the bar. The restaurant looks really cozy. Nice interior, comfortable seats, nicely designed restrooms. Based on my restaurant experience, the tables are not too small... More 

Thank Piotr Q
New York City, New York
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140 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Better than the Blauw in Amsterdam. Go for the rijsttafel of course! It looks little but plenty of food! Reserve well in advance for weekend or dinner time. It gets packed easily.

Thank pmulia
Alexandria, VA
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99 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

The crab and shrimp biscuits starters were a portent of the good things to come. I was dining alone and thought that a rijsttafel would be too much, so I ordered fish in red curry sauce. It was excellent, and came with about 6 of the sides that would come with rijsttafel. Each little side was perfect with the fish.... More 

Thank Mewsic
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

what a great 2 hours tasting all those tasteful foods :) loved it and great atmosphere to go with friends BUT beware.. if you do NOT like Ginger, do not go! i love it. almost every dish has it!

Thank Luis C
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

I visited this restaurant twice. Both times, the food was very good. Authentic Indonesian. Try the home-made sambal.

Thank Marco D
Terrassa, Spain
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We love the service, the great dishes, typical Netherland food, the ambiente, the placement... The decoration was comfortable, we eat croquettes, a wonderful soup, dutch beer and relax a little after walking the dom up with it's 435 steps.

Heidelberg, Germany
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We enjoy all Asian food, but had never tried Indonesian. This restaurant was highly rated in TA, so we decided to give it a try. We were very pleased. 1st - the service was awesome. It was the weekend of the Tour De France, so most of the good restaurants were fully booked, and the restaurateurs were very snotty dealing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Springweg 64, 3511 VT Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
  • Phone Number: +31 30 2342463

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 175
  • Cuisine: Asian, Indonesian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings


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