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In den Boekenkast

Stadsplein 3, 2903 HH Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
+31 10 442 0802
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good55%
  • Average28%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Sep 1, 2016
“Unique experience! ”
May 9, 2015
“Nice ambiance in 'In den Boekenkast'”
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, Bar, International, European
$$ - $$$
Stadsplein 3, 2903 HH Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Ever experienced eating in-between thousands of books?! Me neither! But now I did! It is just outside the city of Rotterdam

Thank Frank J
Reviewed May 9, 2015

More for the ambiance than the food, but worth a visit to have lunch or diner here. Waitress was polite, but not great service. Same owner as The Bank, and you can actually tell.

2  Thank Danny R
Reviewed April 28, 2015

Always busy, but every one has time for you. Take a drink at the bar before you sit down for dinner, you can drop the peanut shells on the floor :-) Order a dish to share, they are the best.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Just like De Bank (same owner) In den Boekenkast is a nice place toemat and drink. Again the waiters and waitresses are very friendly, the food is good value for money and the atmosphere is nice. Besides, there are Friday night jazz concerts that are...More

Thank Piet Q
Reviewed December 21, 2014

'In den Boekenkast' is placed in the centre, very convenient if you need to stop after shopping or have a drink. It is a bit crowded, but good on the average. It is not a place you go to with a purpose, but if you...More

1  Thank Davor R
Reviewed September 11, 2014

This restaurant in Capelle has really very good personnel at work. When we came there it was crowded so we were afraid the personnel wouldnot pay attention to us very quick. But no: within minutes one was at our table and ask what we´d liked...More

1  Thank Fred S
Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

Been at this restaurant in the weekend. We were early, but that was not a problem. Food was little salty but quality very good! And reasonably priced to.

Thank MaxPeen
Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

We ordered the deer and the gnocci, which both turned out to be tasty choices. Good selection of deserts; if you already had enough but still want to join in for the deserts there is a small "join in icecream" of two instead of four...More

Thank Laurens S
Reviewed August 18, 2013

A busy restaurant, but understandable. Good food and very friendly service.Even when it is crowded the servants stay calm correct and even pay attention to small details.

Thank omega563
Reviewed January 30, 2013

Lovely atmosphere - warm and cosy on a snowy night. Friendly service and good choice of daily specials. Unfortunately the accompanying vegetable were late in arriving to the table, resulting in main dishes being only warm by the time we started to eat. Wonderful deserts...More

Thank NanaAnne51
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, International, European
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stadsplein 3, 2903 HH Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Capelle aan den IJssel
  • Phone Number: +31 10 442 0802
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