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Het Savarijn

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Stadscentrum
French, Dutch, Seafood, European, International, Central European
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Van der Brugghenstraat 14, 6511 SL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
+31 24 323 2615
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is very quaint and inviting. The wine list is one of the finest around and has been on the top of every least for over a decade..The menu is well presented and executed to perfection. The service was just as spectacular

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Thank Jeffrey M
Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, France
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016

Located not far from the city center, this rather small restaurant proposes a good choice of carefully prepared courses that are served in a nice environment. Service is efficient and the wine choice rather broad. To be recommended!

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Thank catherine D
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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75 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2015

This restaurant is not bad, but it's also definitely not as special as it is advertised. I wrongly thought that I was in for a "fine dining" experience, but the reality is very far from this. This is just an expensive restaurant with average food. Nothing is special in there! I ordered the 5 dishes "Savarijn menu". Dishes are well... More 

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Thank EnergizeMe
Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2015

Great and original food, great wines, together with lovely service and an amazing atmosphere. Prices are above midrange so we're not going here every month but when we have a special occasion this is one of my favourite restaurants in Nijmegen.

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Thank roelvdberge
Basel, Switzerland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015

Despite us arriving late, they served a nice diner accompanied by fantastic wines. The restaurant has a nice outside terras.

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Thank Theo D
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015

A very good restaurant, relaxing atmosphere, excellent wines. The hostess and the chef are the owners of the restaurant, which expresses itself into a very warm stay. There is enough choice in meals, also for vegetarians and people with special diets.

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Thank RepelsteeltjeHolland
Liege
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139 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2015

This restaurant had the big advantage to be in the same building as our hotel Hertogplein. So no need to take the car out of the garage. The service was good and friendly. Our choice of wine was lucky and excellent. The dining room is small and a bit crowded with tables close to each other. The food was excellent.

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Thank fgrandjean
Victoria, Canada
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2015

The presentation was lovely...different foods from home. Great selection of wine. Asparagus is in season & they had a lot of meals with asparagus, which was great

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Thank janie155
Tiverton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2015

Visited with friends as it was immediately below our hotel rooms, very convenient. Good choice, it has a short but varied menu and delivered well cooked and well presented food in pleasant modern surroundings

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Thank Barrie G
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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119 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner with friends and heard positive things about the restaurant. The atmosphere was reasonable but the rest was really middle of the road. As mentioned in other reviews the open winner list was very limited and the waiter forgot our drinks. When the plates were served there was not sorry explanation about the food. I know I can try... More 

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Thank FrankDoorenbosch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Dutch, Seafood, European, International, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van der Brugghenstraat 14, 6511 SL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Gelderland Province  >  Nijmegen>  > Stadscentrum
  • Neighborhood: Stadscentrum
  • Phone Number: +31 24 323 2615

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?