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De Saffraan

Kleine Koppel 3, 3812 PG Amersfoort, The Netherlands
+31 33 448 1753
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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All hours
CUISINES
French, Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Kleine Koppel 3, 3812 PG Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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21 - 30 of 191 reviews

Reviewed March 18, 2015

Outside the old centre of Amersfoort lies an old boat but inside there is a modern restaurant which is just a gem. We had a gourmet tasting menu with appropriate wines. Every dish was excellent and the wines really matched every course. Every course was...More

Thank RudieV3006
Reviewed March 11, 2015

We ate at De Saffraan with great pleasure. The creative food fits with the extraordinary restaurant. We'd go back whenever we're near to Amersfoort.

Thank Loïs P
Reviewed February 18, 2015

Lunch or dine in a boat at the Eem river very close to the Amersfoort center. Very good food and wines.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed February 18, 2015

They lost there star lately but that is not their foult, Michelin made a mistake! This is a litle strange place to eat, but if you like boats... Very nice and creative food, exelent staf, and perfect price/quality i.m.h.o.

Thank pietjepup
Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in a cosy antique vessel near the city center of Amersfoort, the interior has recently been decorated in a modern and stylish fashion. For warmer periods there is also a terrace on deck. On Boxing Day when we visited De Saffraan...More

Thank P456
Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had a 8 course surprise menu which was creative, diverse and made with fresh ingredients. The wines were also of a good quality. The only thing I found a bit average was their interior design. Though a ship has its limitations I think it...More

1  Thank Mirjam1403
Reviewed September 23, 2014

We had an eight course tasting menu which was excellent. The service was super. Would definitely go back!

Thank LindaITV
Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We went to have dinner on 20 June 2014. And I have to admit we did so on a Groupon deal. That said I also have to say I would have been really upset if we would have paid full price for what we had....More

1  Thank IlonaAmersfoort
Reviewed February 13, 2014

Down the years I have eaten in a fair sprinkling of Michelin starred restaurants. Of those I would say that the only one I would rate higher is the three star Librije in Zwolle and then only by a small margin. It surely cannot be...More

1  Thank brianc_li
Reviewed October 6, 2013

I recently joined my friends for a WONDERFUL meal at De Saffraan. First off, the setting was so unique; since when have you eating in a houseboat?!? The foot was also unique and deliciously prepared. I cannot have cow's milk and notified the restaurant of...More

Thank GroteAppel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kleine Koppel 3, 3812 PG Amersfoort, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Amersfoort
  • Phone Number: +31 33 448 1753
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