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Wijncafe "de rijke jansen"

Daalhemerweg 7, 6301 BL Valkenburg, The Netherlands
+31 43 601 4444
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Ranked #1 of 80 restaurants in Valkenburg
Price range: $25 - $31
Cuisines: French, Dutch
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Welcome! Our kitchen can be characterized as 'real cooking' according to the spirit of the Slow Food movement. Bread, cookies and everything inbetween is homemade with regional and seasonal ingredients. The atmosphere is friendly, a relaxed 'living room' where socializing just happens, making friends, even if it's just for one evening. According to our guests "de rijke jansen" is a unique experience in Valkenburg, best to be checked by yourself.
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Welcome! Our kitchen can be characterized as 'real cooking' according to the spirit of the Slow Food movement. Bread, cookies and everything inbetween is homemade with regional and seasonal ingredients. The atmosphere is friendly, a relaxed 'living room' where socializing just happens, making friends, even if it's just for one evening. According to our guests "de rijke jansen" is a unique experience in Valkenburg, best to be checked by yourself.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Any
English first
South Wales
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We booked in the morning, and we're told that the evening was quiet for bookings. We arrived at 7.15 and discussed what we would like for the four course meal with wine. We then sat in the cave with a glass of wine while the smoked trout salad was prepared. When this was ready we went to the table and... More

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Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe "de rijke jansen", responded to this review

We too had a great evening thanks to your good company! We hope you enjoyed the Rieu concert the following evening. Whenever you are in the Valkenburg area, please be welcome. More

Nieuwerkerk aan den Ijssel, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

After reading the reviews in Tripadvisor, we decided to try this restaurant. We were not disappointed, on the contrary we were very pleased with the food, the service, the atmosphere and the price. The restaurant is very small, I think it has place for a maximum of 20-25 people tops. The owner Hennie Jansen explains that you can order you... More

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Newcastle
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

We were in Valkenburg for a weekend in order to attend the Andre Rieu concert. While we were walking around we saw the Wijncafe. Not knowing what to expect we went in and talked to the owner who explained what the cafe was all about. We were interested so arranged to go that evening. We were really pleased with everything... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011

This restaurant is very special. The owner and his wife run the place. It only has place for about maximum of 20 to 30 guests. You choose your wine and the owner serves a menu (which suits your wines). The food is all from the local farms and shops (most biological). The owner has a superiour feeling for humor. He... More

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