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Eetcafe Hemingway


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#20 of 59 Dutch in Venlo
Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


Dutch, European, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a good Eetcafe, so not haute cuisine more of a bar/restaurant that is so typical of the Netherlands. Food was fine, nothing particularly spectacular but they only had one person serving so it was a little slow. Some range of regional foods, such as...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 27, 2019

Hemingway proves a pleasant experience with each visit. The staff is wonderfully friendly and accommodating with suggestions based upon your personal needs. The atmosphere and ambiance combine for a unique experience that feels like a large family gathering. Meals, beverages and desserts alike are lovingly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
HemingwayXI, Eigenaar at Eetcafe Hemingway, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2019

Thanks for visiting us and nice review!

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Comfortable, friendly atmosphere. Welcoming with a nice menu for lunch/dinner as well as a stop for coffee and tea.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Popped in without reservation. Great menu range- reasonably priced for Venlo. Helpful staff to translate the menu. Tasty, fresh food served quickly.

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Venlo has a lot of great restaurants but this one has the best salmon salad! There is working a very kind couple willing to help in choices. Nice desserts like an apple pie or tart, or home made ice cream with cinnamon :) Recommended to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed August 29, 2017

if it is just a break during shoppin and you want a cup of coffee, or your hungry or a decent meal. You can walk in and enjoy it at Hemingway in a relaxed home like environment.

Date of visit: July 2017
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The outside is not particularly impressive, but the inside is. This café is what I would consider a very good example of a typical Dutch Brown Café. the inside is very inviting and comfortable, and you can sit and drink coffee and read the paper...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed February 12, 2017

When it is full and you are foreigner, you can expect to be yelled at. you must be very polite and cautious there, better not speak German. The menu is in Dutch language only. If they can they cheat you, they do it. This is...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Been there first in the nineties when I studied in Venlo. Just aside the shopping streets in the heart of the city, it almost feels like an insider tip. Greatest beers at draft. Perfect meals. Happy people. Nice staff. But nothing beats atmosphere. It's just...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Reviewed October 30, 2016

The restaurant is pleasantly decorated and has an unpretentious, relaxing vibe. The staff were cheery and quickly took our orders. They offer a couple of dishes without meat or fish, a seeming rarity in Venlo. Our two dishes arrived 45 minutes later. Although it was...More

Date of visit: October 2016
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