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Blauw

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Springweg 64, 3511 VT Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 2342463
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 84
    Excellent
  • 61
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Never disappointed!

I have eaten at Blauw more than once, and I was never disappointed. I love spicy food and they are good at it, I especially love all the "side dishes" that come with your main dish order, diverse, exciting and tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Simaiee
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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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160 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I have eaten at Blauw more than once, and I was never disappointed. I love spicy food and they are good at it, I especially love all the "side dishes" that come with your main dish order, diverse, exciting and tasty.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Blauw is of the beaten track in Utrecht and attracts mostly local. The food is really amazing, a feast of tastes attacking your palate. My recommendation is not to bother with the menu but order the "rijsttafel Blauw". Your table will be filled with a wide variety of different meats, fish, vegetables, and rice.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Great food, nice modern atmosphere and friendly service. Come here often to enjoy the various rijsttafels.

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deventer
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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We had a very very good dinner at this good looking restaurant and would rate it very good but..... the men's bathroom was a mess: the toilet was leaking. 26 euro's for a bottle of house white-wine I think it's expensive.

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Maubourguet, France
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went here on the recommendation of Trip travelers and weren't dissappointed ..Far from it ..the staff were friendly, the place buzzing, the food a lovely surprise . We like many others had the Rijsttafel..16 lovely tasting dishes gives you a good intro into Indonesian cooking . Luckily we decided to book..would definitely visit again and again

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paris
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Great location!Friendly staff and good service!!The food is amazing!We will go back soon.My advice if you go for a rijstaffel don't take a starter otherwise you will feel bulking and won't be able to enjoy dessert.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

this is definitely one of the best restaurants in Utrecht. Terrific indonesian food. Try a 'rijsttafel' and you get a table full off small snacks. Literally there is no place left on the table (ok its a small table:)

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Modern, informal atmosphere, not a conventional Indonesian restaurant in appearance or in the choice of dishes. It all tasted excellent. A busy place, you need to make a reservation.

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Netherlands
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I come here every year and it's very enjoyable. Best is the "Indonesian Rijsttafel" which is literally tens of dishes on the table for everyone to share. Taste is fantastic. One downside: the place is popular and reservations are always necessary. Haven't been able to get a table without one. Nice touch: they take pictures of all their guests (if... More 

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Paris
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you eat here. The food is just very good and there is a nice atmosphere. For an Indonesian restaurant it's not comparable with ordinary Indonesian restaurants. Better service, atmosphere and food.

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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: Indonesian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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