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Broers

Dutch, European, Bar, Pub
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Janskerkhof 9, 3512 BK Utrecht, The Netherlands
030 2 34 34 06
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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139 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

A typical cafe and brasserie, suitable for brunch and for drinks with friends in the evening. Service is a bit slow, but the location is central.

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Thank bugsnad
The Hague, The Netherlands
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172 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

Had dinner here with 4 colleagues. We were welcomed and seated at a nice big table and the waiter was easy going. We arrived at 21:45 and we were rushed to order as the kitchen closes at 22:00 - pity. Food was very nice and tasty. Plenty to choose from on the menu and special beers too.

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Thank Matthijs K
Vicenza, Italy
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

The food was great and the beer was good but most importantly the staff was able to handle the large group as we did our walking eating tour.

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Thank martymoose35
London, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Broers menu is authentic and practical, but that is about all there is to say, there is nothing that draws your eye or tickles your fancy gastronomically. It is in a nice area of Utrecht and well priced. I would say they make a pretty decent cup of coffee and their sandwiches seem to hit the spot.

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Thank Adam N
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

I'm not a huge fan of Broers, and yesterday was no exception to the rule. I was there with a choir after a concert. I got a coffee and a brownie I paid 7 euro's for (!!). The brownie was dry, like a cake leftover from the day. The coffee was ok, but I do feel 7 euro's is overpriced... More 

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Thank iiwitravel
Oxford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Had starter as light supper after long day's journey. Staff friendly, food very good. Typical Dutch cafe/restaurant but with book lined shelves. Several people reading - like a library.

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Thank IMSOxford
Melle , Belgium
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179 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The restaurant is located 350m from the Dom Tower and has a nice interior in Art Deco style. There is plenty of seating and it was necessary as we were with a group of 68 people. However, I doubt to go as couple or with some friends. The food was relatively limited in volume and went smoothly as we got... More 

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Thank IVE-Melle
st andrews
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I needed somewhere for lunch and a bit of study. This place was perfect, with a lovely atmosphere and awesome art deco decor. The staff were good when i eventually managed to get hold of one of them, the food was ok, the coffee awful (push button machine) but overall enjoyed but mainly due to surroundings being beautiful.

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Thank LisaZest
netherlands
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

beautiful place to sit and talk, drink something, having coffee. we had diner with a small group. broers burgers as a special, sateh and small soles. it was really bad food, the bread was dry and hard the hamburgers (€ 15,-)dry, served nearly without any sauce, no sides s.a. tomatoes gherkins very fat chicken and the soles were ultimate small... More 

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Thank nymvan
The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Once a year I visit Utrecht with my old study friends and almost automatically we go to Restaurant Broers, in the old historical building of Hotel de Pays Bas. It is conveniently located at the Janskerkhof in the centre of Utrecht. It serves European food, good quality and for reasonable prices. We always arrive between 7.30-8 pm, when it's not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Dutch, European, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Janskerkhof 9, 3512 BK Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
  • Phone Number: 030 2 34 34 06

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