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De Karpendonkse Hoeve

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Sumatralaan 3, 5631 AA Eindhoven, The Netherlands
+31 40 281 3663
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Geldrop, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Nice 5 course diner. It was good food but not exiciting taste. Very much cathered to the Dutch taste and too the season. Almost all the dishes had some kind of mushroons in it. FIsh dish too plain. Almost not taste. Vegetables superb. Good service, but not excellent. We asked bread that it never arrive to our table. Location is... More 

Thank Mercedes C
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Very nice venue near a small lake, Karpendonkse Plas, just of the University Grounds. Excellent food, but as earlier commented by other guests, the serving is very slow. Did not matter to us as we had a lot to discuss.

Thank Jan v
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187 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Would have given this review 5 stars if it wasn't for the smoke that came into the restaurant from the open doors to the terrace... Beautiful building, friendly and attentive service, and great food!

Thank M0rrighan
Seattle, Washington
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We had the 4 course chef's menu with wine pairings and it was an amazing evening. We arrived at 7 and left at 10, but the timing felt perfect. Enough time to chat between courses, enjoy the wine and savor the food. The owner / hostess was a real pleasure to chat with and we felt like we were the... More 

Thank Allie D
Eindhoven, Paesi Bassi
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 25, 2016

The food was very special and, clearly, researched. It was nice to try dishes which clearly inventive was put in. The staff was nice and attentive. The only drawback is that it took almost one hour from one dish to the next. Tip: 3 courses are definitely sufficient to be able to leave the restaurant without being overfull.

Thank maxdeleoni
Antwerp, Belgium
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253 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We had lunch in this restaurant. This place feels outdated. I don't know when the last renovation was done, but for this kind of restaurants, it was far too long ago. The restaurant was rather empty, service was slow, food was ok. Overall experience wasn't good.

Thank Pats911
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Great location, superb service. All staff well informed about the culinary origins as well as the wine selection. We recommend to buy the wine pr glas suited to each tasty dish. Here you do not go wrong.... We enjoyed the evening with friends from abroad.... an excellent choice for a place to go!

Thank Lynghoj
Huizen, The Netherlands
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104 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Had occasion to sample the lunch-time offering on one of the warmest days of the year. This turned out the delightful as the table was outside with the spectacular view of the park. Lunch was light to match the weather, but each course was a festival of flavours with the lamb and raspberries being my favorite. The staff came with... More 

Thank JonathanMarks
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158 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2016

This restaurant has quite a reputation and with my visit it lived up to my expectations. The cuisine is fine, I had some classic choices: coquille st Jacques and foie gras and that were good options. We ate had diner in the so-called sun lounge, an extension from the original restaurant. My companion had swordfish which was an excellent option.... More 

Thank Gelderlander
Miami, Florida
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2016

this is one of the best places I have eaten in Holland. Great setting amazng food and the people are super friendly . I had an amazing bisque soup which was the best ever I have had. It was business but it seems that everybody enjoyed their food .

Thank gabys123216

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$49 - $92
French, Dutch, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sumatralaan 3, 5631 AA Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Brabant Province  >  Eindhoven
  • Phone Number: +31 40 281 3663

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