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De Gelaarsde Kat

Hooftstraat 81, 2406 GE Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
0172-491401
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Cuisines: Belgian, Dutch
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Service is terrible, kitchen is out dated. I will not go there anymore. Recipe of the spareribs is not tastefull and when we complained the did not want to accept this or do anything about it.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

This is a big restaurant which has quite a few different seating areas over two levels. The décor could be called dark, with dark wood furniture and rafters/beams and lots of decorations crammed in. But to me it felt rather cosy and gave off a nice atmosphere. We ate dinner there and it was already dark when we arrived, so... More

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Nothing wrong with the food here but the prices are way to high!some prices increased with 40% in 5 years. The other minor point is that there are to much tables for th espace in the restaurant so you got little space. They have seats facing the river Rhine and that is very nice! If you go there take the... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Reasonable food, reasonable staff and reasonable price. Always packed full, that's gotta mean something, right?

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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168 reviews 168 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Not my favorite place. It is too dark. The food is reanably good for the price paid.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2012

We went with a group of 12. The food was good, if you got it warm. 2 of us got the spare ribs when the rest of us were done. Waited for almost 1 hour. Then when we wanted to pay they were fussing over the bill, and they had made some mistakes.

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Koutouloufari, Greece
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2010 via mobile

Best spare ribs I ever had. Great place, great atmosphere. I have been coming the last 15 years that I visit Alphen a/d Rijn. Peter is fantastic guy!!! Strongly recomended!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2008

Best restaurant in town! Great food!

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