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505 Weena, Zidje Stationsplein, 3013 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
10 2132334
Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
There's something about this place.

Has become a regular haunt. Strange because the view is of the station and some of the food is 'interpretive' but the staff are charming and helpful and food always tasty. Sometimes a local interpretation of Italian but good. Pasta always pleased. Last weeks lamb cutlets delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Macl0205
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Fetcham
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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50 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Italian first
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Fetcham
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

Has become a regular haunt. Strange because the view is of the station and some of the food is 'interpretive' but the staff are charming and helpful and food always tasty. Sometimes a local interpretation of Italian but good. Pasta always pleased. Last weeks lamb cutlets delicious.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

first visit in Rotterdam and near the Manhattan hotel...we didn't book but luckily only had to wait 20mins for a free table :) food was so tasty (risotto), wine smooth & rich (a beautiful sicilian wine) in a very friendly service from a passionate brother and sister - over 20 years in Rotterdam. Will defo go back and can't wait.

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Rotterdam
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Local favourite for a long time. Hadn't been in at least one year, but service and food still great when I recently ate there again. Reservations a must as the place is always packed during lunch and dinner.Closed during the weekends, so be aware in order to avoid disappointments. Starters are tuna carpaccio, bruschetta or salad. Simple yet tasteful dishes.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I went there again this week for a business lunch, and the place remains my favorite. Very convenient to our office near the central station, this small, family run Sicilian restaurant is one of the few places I trust to have an Italian meal outside Italy, leaving very little to adaptation to local taste. Their selection of appetizers, first and... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Visited this place yesterday, because of the great recommendations on tripadvisor. But it turned out to be a very bad decision to go there! Had to wait for 25 minutes to get a table, even with a booking. We had carpaccio with tuna/radiccio as startet and a spaghetti/ravioli as main course. All 4 dishes were of bad quality(cheap ham, tomatoes,... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We really loved this place! They had great food and wine there with an incredibly nice, open, friendly service team! Had a great night there!

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Stavanger, Norway
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This place was recommended to us by The Manhattan Hotel and we were not disappointed. Very laid back atmosphere, great service from the owners and very impressed that they managed to find space for a table of 9 at short notice. We started with mixed antipasto followed by either meat or fish dishes. The food was good and the wine... More 

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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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142 reviews 142 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Was staying at a hotel across the street for business and my colleague recommended the restaurant. It's also right next to the train station. The place is small but is very quaint. The mention is handwritten on a large chalkboard that they drag to your table. I wanted fish and the waitress was very helpful at making suggestions. I also... More 

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Cologne
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Try to get a seat, better make a reservation. The place is always packed.... Great food... They don't do pizza, but real nice pasta and others.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We have had our lunch two times there during our three days business trip. The location is very very close to the train station and the Manhattan Hotel. The italian food was great indeed, pastas and cold starters were delicious, a family owned business, an Italian family who are hands on all the time. The prices were reasonnable, the decoration... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 505 Weena, Zidje Stationsplein, 3013 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: 10 2132334

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?