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De Bruine Boon

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Stationsweg 1, 2312 AS, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 512 1152
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“apple pie” (3 reviews)
“bitterballen” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Stationsweg 1, 2312 AS, Leiden, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed September 6, 2017

A fine plce to sit and eat dinner. You can sit in and outsite. Sate is my favourite, always a good quility.

Thank Gerda L
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Lovely place good good very good prices. Perfect place to have a coffee and people watching. Friendly staff good service.

Thank betfuller
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I stopped here for dinner tonight and had their Kip Salad and a beer. The chicken salad was quite good, but did not have the special seasoning that I experienced several weeks ago in Delft. Nice location next to a canal.

Thank John16752024
Reviewed July 11, 2017

nice menu. good, friendly service...reasonable prices. great location...this place is a leiden landmark and a great place to grab a bite or a cuppa while around the station...

Thank isaac m
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Great location, food and drinks are fine. Staff seems not to have customer as a first priority. Lack of attention upon arrival and it takes a while before someone willing to take an order.

Thank Michiel G
Reviewed May 23, 2017

I had a excellent lunch at a Saterday. The location is very nice nearby the Leiden Centraal. The vieuw is a canal or a windmill. You can sit inside or on a terras. The staff is friendly.

Thank Gerda L
Reviewed May 7, 2017

My Husband and I were coming from Flower parade on cold, rainy day and stopped in for some hot soup. The soup of day was Spinach Salmon which also had a bit of a bite to it. There was a thick spinach broth with generous...More

Thank hichelle
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here one mornings and the location is perfect for views of a canal. There is also a view from the outside seating of a windmill. I had the breakfast special. I noticed my breakfast was lacking in bacon compared to other identically...More

Thank John K
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Excellent food. We ate here during our 4 night stay in Leiden. Friendly staff and served with a smile.

Thank Maureen R
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

De Bruine Boon is just a 5 minute stroll from Leiden's central bus and train station. The atmosphere is very relaxed and the place feels and looks typically Dutch. The food is good here. They serve breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (try the warm apple pie...More

Thank ronnie149
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stationsweg 1, 2312 AS, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 512 1152
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