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Noordeinde 23 | 2311 CA, 2311 CA, Leiden, The Netherlands
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Maastricht
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

I would definitely recommend having dinner at la Diva. I had planned a business dinner there with a group of 15 people (internationals). We were very welcomed. The surprise menu was fantastic and the staff took all the dietary requirements of our guests into consideration. Prices were really fair for the culinary meal you get. It has a very nice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

The food was original, made with a lot of creativity. But beware: the price indication of Seatme of 20-30 euros is very wrong. For three people we paid 159 euro (standard menu plus a couple of drinks). That was a very unpleasant surprise at the end of the dinner (they don't have menus with prices). The service was excellent.

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Thank Jetse de V
The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

This restaurant doesn't have a menu - you simply tell them how many courses you would like, and they ask you if there's anything you really can't have/don't like. Lot's of little dishes, so not for people who like a big solid meal, but I was absolutely stuffed after choosing the four-course option - I was actually planning on the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We had 4 entries and wine chosen by the chef. At the beginning we were scared of not having enough food, but after all the entries we were satisfied. Not too much food, just enough. Wine chosen was good except the second entry (a white wine) which wasn't great. Beside this,food quality was excellent (I don't like fish and they... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We really enjoyed the meal there. It's a small restaurant with only about 12-small tables and 3-people working. Set menu (no choice) but the food was tasty, well done and exceeded our expectations. Nice atmosphere with the service and place.

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Thank Maldo868
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

I had dinner at La Diva with a friend. There is no menu, you will get whatever the cook feels like, but they will ask you if there is anything you don't like or don't want to eat. The food was really good and portions are fine! We had the 4 course dinner, with salmon as appetizer, white fish as... More 

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Oegstgeest, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

La Diva is a wonderful small restaurant in the center of Leiden. There is no menu, you eat what the chef has chosen. We had a lovely venison menu for an extremely reasonable price. Make sure that you have plenty of time, as there is only one chef to take care of all tables; in our case this led to... More 

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Thank Karlijn V
holland
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39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Here you have excellent food for a nice price. There is no menu but dinner is freshly prepared every day. You can say what you don't like or allergies etc. It is a small restaurant for people who like a quiet but inspiring dinner.

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Thank dutchmanHolland
Leiden, the Netherlands
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82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

Where here on a quiet night but the service felt cold while the food was good. Some (extra) attention & enthusiasm would be appreciated.

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Thank Koudman
Leiden, The Netherlands
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49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

La Diva's concept is simple and effective; you have what the chef makes with his market's choice, and the menu differs daily. If you feel like being spoiled, take the wine menu as well, and just sit back and enjoy. I don't eat meat which wasn't a problem at all; they know their vegetarian cooking and it's up to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Dutch, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Noordeinde 23 | 2311 CA, 2311 CA, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
Description
071 566 12 98

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?