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De Kastanje

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Grote Kerkstraat 12-14 | 8601 ED, Sneek, The Netherlands
31515422387
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5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The best restaurant in Sneek

I visited Sneek in March this year and reviewed this restaurant. So I went back this September to see if the March experience was an anomaly. It wasn't, again the food was spectacular. The service first class and the ambiance still firmly in place. It's a " must go" if you visit Sneek.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 12, 2015
John H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

I visited Sneek in March this year and reviewed this restaurant. So I went back this September to see if the March experience was an anomaly. It wasn't, again the food was spectacular. The service first class and the ambiance still firmly in place. It's a " must go" if you visit Sneek.

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Brussel
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

When staying over in Sneek in the north of the Netherlands, we also went for dinner in this restaurant. The service is very good and the food offered of excellent quality and in more then sufficient quantity... We were seated in the small garden outside as the weather was excellent. Lucky for us because inside the music was a bit... More 

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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

We are at this Restaurant the other day and probably had the best meal (and we had plenty of really good food) in Sneek. We ordered the Chateau Briande and OMG it was sensational, the sauce was prepared at the table and was exceptional. The service was equal to the food. You would do yourself a disservice if you visited... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

In Friesland vegetarians might have a bit of a harder time than in cosmopolitan cities. Finding a plate without meat / fish is always possible, but De Kastjane features are veg. starter and surprise veg. main course. It turned out to be an open lasagne, which was delicious! Their wine menu also featured some great wines, so all in all... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Review: Multiple visits confimed the 4/5 rating according to me. Every time splendid, fresh and tastfull dishes were served. Good housewines, nice & cos terrace (handy for smokers), tastfull interior, just enough space between table balancing privacy & cosyness. Negatives: staff should be trained better (wine knowledge, menu/product knowledge) in order to keep up with the high-standard of the kitchen.... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

Although there are many restaurants in more obvious locations in Sneek this one is well worth finding, tucked in beneath the tower of the church. We enjoyed our first visit so well that we returned for a second time before leaving Friesland. Our waitress was absolutely delightful - engaging, helpful and conscious of our every need without being intrusive. She... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Grote Kerkstraat 12-14 | 8601 ED, Sneek, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Sneek
  • Phone Number: 31515422387

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dutch, European
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?