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Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP Leiden, The Netherlands
071-5790216
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Verrassende kaart en prima eten

One would not expect to find such a "fine cuisine" in the suburb Stevenshof opposit of the commuterstation " de Vink". However for those who see beyond this rather offgrid location and who sit down for dinner, it will be clear soon this is not your typical Chinese restaurant. Table linnen and wine... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

One would not expect to find such a "fine cuisine" in the suburb Stevenshof opposit of the commuterstation " de Vink". However for those who see beyond this rather offgrid location and who sit down for dinner, it will be clear soon this is not your typical Chinese restaurant. Table linnen and wine glasses in a Clubmed-like restaurant and an... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Chinese Restaurant Alexander in Leiden-NL offers one the best, finest, and modern Chinese cuisines that can be found in the province South Holland in The Netherlands and beyond. Next to your gums, also your wallet will enjoy this excellent experience.

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

When with a group where some do not eat pork and others no beef... you can easily eat here because they just pul something else form their sleeve. Friendly, fast service, a variation of tastes and the typical Chinese round table to keep sharing, tasting and spinning the food.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This Chinese restaurant proudly having 12 Gault Millau points is in a somewhat tricky location in the poor(-ish) neighborhood near the station Vink, but the entourage inside is bright and well-kept. They offer several menus Chinese fine cuisine style starting from 32,50 EUR per person and upscale wines ranging to Burgundian Gran Crus. We took three main dishes and Heineken.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed a meal in this restaurant several times over a period of several years. Never dissapointed and always encouraged to come back for more. Visiting Alexander do consider to select the Chef's menu (4, 5 or 7 course meal) which is a bit unlike traditional chinese food but an excellent choice. Service is friendly and efficient.

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Leiden, the Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012 via mobile

Go here for the modern dishes. They are nice and subtly flavored, very different from what you will find at a typical Chinese restaurant in the Netherlands. Much better and very modern, run by enthustiastic Chinese-Dutch couple. Will definitely go back for more, suitable for business, friends and special occasions.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

This restaurant had a make-over about a year ago and wow, a fresh, modern atmosphere, but still very welcoming! The food is different than the average Dutch Chinese restaurant, you don't go here 'just to have a quick bite', no: here you really get to taste the food, the flavours, the hospitallity and the ambiance. You of course can taste... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2007

They offer special stuff that you can't find in an average chinese restaurant in Holland (the Peking Duck Salad is good). Doesn't come for free though.

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Additional Information about Alexander

Address: Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP Leiden, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 071-5790216
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: 071-5790216

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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