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De Kastanje

Grote Kerkstraat 12-14 | 8601 ED, 8601 ED Sneek, The Netherlands
+31 515 422 387
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“chateaubriand” (2 reviews)
“church” (2 reviews)
“waiters” (2 reviews)
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Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grote Kerkstraat 12-14 | 8601 ED, 8601 ED Sneek, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

We had booked from England but our flight was 3 hours late arriving. We finally got to Sneek at 9.45PM but received a great welcome. Despite the late hour the kitchen was kept open and the owner cooked an immaculate chateaubriand at the table in...More

Thank Geoffrey R
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Probably the most "posh" restaurant in Sneek. Not the food off the wall you sometimes find in the Netherlands but French haute cuisine with a nice exotic touch. Very friendly staff and nice settings, there is even a small terrace when weather permits. We recommend...More

Thank Chris V
Reviewed March 27, 2017

It seems to be fashionable to eat in dark restaurants lately and the kastanje is no exception, we had to use the torch on the phones so we could see what was on the plate.

Thank Lord Daniel H
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Centre of Sneek (HIDDING PLACES/MUST-DO DINNING VISIT ; not cheap but excellent) Interior; very cosy alt fashion interior ; wood with candles/lusters. Not a big restaurant not too small either . P car parking advise = Martiniplein parking (Restaurant is located near corner Grote Kerkstraat-Galigastraat...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

We've been visiting Sneek for a weekend and enjoyed having dinner at this restaurant on both nights! Not because there were no other restaurants in Sneek, there are some! But because we wanted to eat this delicious food again. The place is nice, not tooo...More

Thank WeltenbummlerSchweiz
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We ordered the fish of the day, baked with a sauce hollandaise. It arrived well done and accompanied with baked potatoes. The Sauvignon wine was just right : dry and fruity. Friendly service, nice atmosphere, overall a very pleasant experience.

Thank Aipalovik
Reviewed August 14, 2016

I have been here one time. It's a bit expensive, but really worth it. The food was amazing and you could see the kitchenstaff really put an effort into it. It's a good place for a date or with close friends. Good service.

Thank EvaSneek
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I have been in this place 3 times: - first time with collegues, I had the best spare ribs I ever had, was a Monday and was a special offer; - second time with a friend, unbelievable food; - 3th time with my girlfriend, food...More

Thank Redmonster52
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Picked this place due to proximity and T/A reviews. Despite the menu being only in Dutch & German our waitress explained it all to us and was very patient.....as you'd expect. Service was prompt, perfectly charming and attentive, absolutely no complaints. Several of our party...More

Thank David R
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Visited the restaurant with a group of 9. The waiters were very, very, very kind. Besides that they were very knowledgeable about their menu and wines. The food was quick and good. They have a very nice garden were you can have lunch/ dinner.

Thank Tom V
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Kerkstraat 12-14 | 8601 ED, 8601 ED Sneek, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Sneek
  • Phone Number: +31 515 422 387
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