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Hoge Gouwe 23, 2801LA Gouda, The Netherlands
0182-518979
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5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Consistently great! Excellent value.

This one of those places you could just walk past. The best meal we have had for a long time. Service is excellent. Every item on the menu sounds great and tastes fantastic when it arrives. Could not fault this place in any way. Will be going back soon.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Holly76543329
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This one of those places you could just walk past. The best meal we have had for a long time. Service is excellent. Every item on the menu sounds great and tastes fantastic when it arrives. Could not fault this place in any way. Will be going back soon.

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Thank Holly76543329
Wells, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

This is consistently our favourite restaurant anywhere. Chef delivers consistently excellent food and we always schedule a visit when we are in the Netherlands.

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1 Thank Theovanhensbergen
scotland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Over in Holland on a business trip. This superb restaurant was advised by a Swedish lady. We had the fish dish with curry sauce and vegetables. Best food I've tasted in a long time. George and the other staff were very friendly and attentive. Thank you for a great evening.

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Thank sharonbarker
Gouda, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

here you can eat for a low price, made by one of the best persons in the Kitchen of the neighbourhood. in summer you can have dinner outside, there where the fisherman brought their fish.

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2 Thank wijnartistJacques
London, United Kingdom
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808 reviews
420 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 339 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

This is a very old style brasserie/restaurant with very friendly service, good atmosphere and a great menu. Everything is recommended, but specially de Grilled Albacore tuna was exceptional. One of the best I tasted. Recommended

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Thank Ricardo B
Limerick, Ireland
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104 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

The starters of beef carpaccio, sweet potato soup and the scallops were excellent as was the homemade breads accompanying them. Mains of beef tournedos and sea bass were again top quality rounded off with a lovely bottle of Viognier wine that was very reasonably priced at €22.50. Coffee and desert was also very good and the staff were very friendly... More 

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Thank Youngy61
Gouda
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Good food, nice location, good service. Good place to go when your budget allows you a bit more sophisticated dinner. The terrace outside in the old fish market building adds atmosphere.

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Thank Frank W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

Perhaps the decor could be a bit softer bit a nice restaurant nonetheless. Food was good and well presented. My meet was requested "well done" but was still a bit pink - maybe that is cultural. Service discreet but efficient. Recommended.

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Thank Timbobean
Helsinki, Finland
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134 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is located close a canal and has an interior with rustic charm. Service was simply attentive and friendly. We had a set menu and all courses were excellent. Simply tasteful. I would recommend this restaurant if you visit Gouda.

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Thank Tom S
Durham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

I visited with2 colleagues. We were greeted by very friendly and helpful English speaking front of house staff. We chose from the 4 course set meal menu. I was very surprised about the excellent value for money we received. The meal was very nice and presented/served professionally. In short it was excellent value, excellent service and good surroundings with a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hoge Gouwe 23, 2801LA Gouda, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Gouda
  • Phone Number: 0182-518979

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?