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Haagweg 81, 2324 ND Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 715222225
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beautiful location and very enjoyable good and service

We have been here a few times and food is delicious, service is attentive and very friendly. The restaurant location and decor and really special.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
anoukxxxx
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We have been here a few times and food is delicious, service is attentive and very friendly. The restaurant location and decor and really special.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We went last winter, my first as well as last visit to this place. Great location, lot of part-time staff who seemed totally unaware of the need of their customers. Waiting time between three tiny courses was at least 30 min, I felt utterly bored. This is why I do not like fancy restaurants. High prices, a lack of atmosphere... More 

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We had a four-course surprise menu from the chef. We forgot to mention that one of us is a vegetarian and we were all given meat for our first course. They not only replaced our vegetarian friend's appetizer, but they also replaced the rest of our group's, so we could all eat our appetizer at the same time. Everything else... More 

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Amsterdam
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This restaurant serves beautiful food in a relaxed atmosphere where there is also the opportunity to sit outside with views out over the water. The wine served complements each of the courses served. Attention to detail is what the food is all about. The restaurant is easy to find and there is ample parking at the location. Service is outstanding.

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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Coincidentally I had 2 different business dineers here within 2 weeks. I always find th elocation centrally located and practical to park. The view on the river is a definite plus. A good attribute is the small bar at the entrance where you can wait for all the gust to arrive and have an aperitif. The set menu is excellent,... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We visited this restaurant for Sunday lunch. We ordered the 3 course surprise menu for a set price. The starter was pieces of smoked salmon on a bed of quinoa with pumpkin and feta crumbles. The flavours were wonderfully combined, but the quantity little. Thankfully some bread and butter were on the table. The main dish was a beef stew... More 

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San Francisco, California
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

If you didn't know where to find it, you might miss this superb restaurant just out of the downtown, but within walking distance. Situated on a canal with swans, homes, and kayakers, this very modern looking restaurant is part of a large windmill overlooking it. That's the look. The best news though is the food!!! A 4, 5 or 6... More 

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

It may be have been the December lights, but the arrival, the scenery, the mill, so very romantic. O wait, I was there for business. Our group was large, the tables were set, the atmosphere was great, the service was friendly and efficient, the food was delicious. Balanced, with good accompanying wines. I was a bit concerned about the size... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Had a great night at Woods. Service a little slow to start, but the food was wonderful and the ambience great. Had a table by the window overlooking the water. Chose the 4 course chef selection menu, and every course was delicious. It is an expensive night out (the wine was particularly expensive), but overall reasonable value for money.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We did a group work dinner and canal cruise. We were warmly greeted and offered a refreshing drink, and departed on a pleasant 45 minute canal cruise. We returned to a four course dinner served with wine. The team really enjoyed themselves and the service was good. Price is average.

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Additional Information about Restaurant Woods

Address: Haagweg 81, 2324 ND Leiden, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 715222225
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Haagweg 81, 2324 ND Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 715222225

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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