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Kip

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Nieuwe Werk
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Van Vollenhovenstraat 25, 3016BG Rotterdam, The Netherlands
104369923
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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fine restaurant, surprise menu is superb value, delightful rear garden

I regularly visit Rotterdam on business but somehow managed to miss this place. A very fine and delightful restaurant, it was a pleasant evening and we dined in the rear garden which is quite pretty. We went for the four course surprise menu, but it is still possible to specify some basic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2014
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Famagusta, Cyprus
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Famagusta, Cyprus
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I regularly visit Rotterdam on business but somehow managed to miss this place. A very fine and delightful restaurant, it was a pleasant evening and we dined in the rear garden which is quite pretty. We went for the four course surprise menu, but it is still possible to specify some basic preferences if required. Main dish was guinea fowl,... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I went in may, with another couple, my table ordered a la carte & the chef surprise menu, the quality and presentation of the food is very good, the wines they have are excellent, it is a pitty to see the service does not meet the standards of reached by the chef and his staff.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We read about this restaurant in our guide book to the Netherlands, as a recommended place to visit, so called up to make a reservation for Saturday evening. It was surprisingly easy to get a table, but once we were inside the place filled up quickly. The tables were well spaced, with enough room to scoot around to sit next... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Our hotel called to make a reservation 45 minutes prior to our arrival. We were lucky that we did for it soon was filled. Attention to detail was evident from the beginning. Wine selection was great. The meal was delicious. I had the chicken breast and my partner had the veal steak. Both were divine. Dessert and coffee following were... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We went there with a group of 6 people. During the evening the level of service, food and wine where excellent. We had the 4-course-suprise menu and every course was very good.

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dutch senior couple
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

Restaurant “Kip” (Eng: "Chicken" ) you must discover a bit. The name suggests a kind of "MacKip", while they don't even have chicken on the menu! And the appearance of the building (next to the restaurant cluster “Westelijk Handelsterrein” ) and the interior look more like a student association building than a restaurant from the above-average class. Thereby it does... More 

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Guildford
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Restaurant Kip means Chicken, but it is so, so much more. Our group of over 60 people was welcomed, fed and watered, and then watered again, for a superb evening. The staff were attentive and very much on the ball. Nothing was too much trouble, especially for those among us with food issues. The portions were generous, the service quick... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

we went with a group of 10 and used the room on the top floor, it was very private and great to have a good enjoyable dinner. both food and service were 1st class.

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

I went on my own mid week January. The dining room is stone/wood/fire cosiness - wooden tables, white napkins..very good taste! Things took a while to get started..I was brought some water..then nothing for about 10 minutes..then an amuse bouche of fish soup..and then a menu.. But things picked up. I went for the four course surprise - said I... More 

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Kusnacht, Switzerland
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92 reviews 92 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

I went here for a meal with my daughters in summer. We were able to sit outside in the garden under large old trees. We had the surprise menu which was really good. Service was very good, and the atmosphere was cozy and romantic. We had a great time and I would like to return with my husband too!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Van Vollenhovenstraat 25, 3016BG Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam>  > Nieuwe Werk
  • Neighborhood: Nieuwe Werk
  • Phone Number: 104369923

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 36 - 144
  • Cuisine: French

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