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Wijncafe de rijke jansen

) #17 of 122 Restaurants in Valkenburg $$ - $$$ , , French
Daalhemerweg 7 | Zuid Limburg, 6301 BJ Valkenburg, The Netherlands
+31 43 601 4444
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 28, 2015
“Surpassed our expections”
Dec 15, 2015
“Simply amazing”
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, Dutch, French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Daalhemerweg 7 | Zuid Limburg, 6301 BJ Valkenburg, The Netherlands
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Reviewed December 28, 2015

We booked this because we saw the previous reviews on Trip Advisor. Our expectations, therefore, were high! We arrived to a warm welcome from our hosts and went down to the small wine cellar for our first glass of wine. We were asked if there...More

Thank RubyandTawny
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2016

Thank You Verry much for You kind words. Hope to see You again in 2016. With regards, Hennie

Reviewed December 15, 2015

My daughter and I visited this little gem of a restaurant at the beginning of December . From the first greeting to our last goodbye the evening was amazing. Yes the place is small but that adds to its charm. Sitting in the cave whilst...More

Thank 446cath
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2015

Thank you, you have received the recipe by mail and I hope we hear from you next time we meet how it tasted. With kind regards, Hennie.

Reviewed September 22, 2015

My friends and I were in Valkenburg on a girl's weekend. We wanted to do something unique. I read about the wine tastings in the private cave on the Wijncafe's website. I made a reservation with Hennie via email and he was very happy to...More

Thank FitMom2
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2015

Indeed it was a very nice wine tasting with you all. Thank you for visiting us. Hennie

Reviewed September 9, 2015

I was just recommending this lovely restaurant to a friend and realised I hadn't written a review! My husband and I visited Valkenburg last December to enjoy the Christmas caves and decided an evening at the Wjincafe was a must after reading the reviews. It...More

Thank CanIGetSomeJazz
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2015

Thank you very much for the kind words on FB. Hennie

Reviewed February 9, 2015

We were guided here by Tripadvisor and we had a very great night overall! Firstly I'd recommend their special menu. Appetiser + 3 courses with 3 ( greatly ) matched glasses of wine + coffee. The rest is a surprise, I'd say trust the owner...More

Thank Davy D
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2015

It's Nice to het a compliment, but You make me blush. Thank You very much. Hennie Wijncafe Valkenburg

Reviewed October 13, 2014

My partner and I had a fantastic meal here on Saturday night. Hennie is a terrific host, welcoming us with a glass of wine in the cave before serving a delicious three-course meal with matching wines. The philosophy of the Slow Food Movement was evident...More

Thank 500Kitty
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2014

Dear Catherine, thank you very much for your compliments. And thanks for the walk along memory lane, New Zealand revisited :) Kind regards to your husband too. Hennie.

Reviewed July 14, 2014

We booked in the morning, and we're told that the evening was quiet for bookings. We arrived at 7.15 and discussed what we would like for the four course meal with wine. We then sat in the cave with a glass of wine while the...More

1  Thank SouthWalesMattie
Hennie J, Eigenaar at Wijncafe de rijke jansen, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2014

We too had a great evening thanks to your good company! We hope you enjoyed the Rieu concert the following evening. Whenever you are in the Valkenburg area, please be welcome.

Reviewed November 2, 2012

After reading the reviews in Tripadvisor, we decided to try this restaurant. We were not disappointed, on the contrary we were very pleased with the food, the service, the atmosphere and the price. The restaurant is very small, I think it has place for a...More

2  Thank Juan Carlos L
Reviewed February 6, 2012

We were in Valkenburg for a weekend in order to attend the Andre Rieu concert. While we were walking around we saw the Wijncafe. Not knowing what to expect we went in and talked to the owner who explained what the cafe was all about....More

2  Thank strakerbp
Reviewed November 9, 2011

This restaurant is very special. The owner and his wife run the place. It only has place for about maximum of 20 to 30 guests. You choose your wine and the owner serves a menu (which suits your wines). The food is all from the...More

3  Thank AnnaInDubai
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Louise3913
January 18, 2015|
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Response from Hennie J | Property representative |
Beste Louise, Honden zijn bij het wijncafe toegestaan indien ze niet blaffen, stinken of op een andere manier overlast veroorzaken. Dit geldt overigens voor al onze gasten. Indien er iemand met hond reserveerd bij het... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$22 - $27
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Dutch, French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Cash Only
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Daalhemerweg 7 | Zuid Limburg, 6301 BJ Valkenburg, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Limburg Province  >  Valkenburg
  • Phone Number: +31 43 601 4444
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome! Our kitchen can be characterized as 'real cooking' according to the spirit of the Slow Food movement. Bread, cookies and everything inbetween is homemade with regional and seasonal ingredients. The atmosphere is friendly, a relaxed 'living room' where socializing just happens, making friends, even if it's just for one evening. According to our guests "de rijke jansen" is a unique experience in Valkenburg, best to be checked by yourself. it is best to make reservations in time.
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