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$6 - $122
Seafood, French
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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The natural vibe of this cosy restaurant will immediately put you at ease, especially when cheerful owner Suzanne comes to your table to advise you on ...
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Bib Gourmand: good quality, good value cooking
Simple restaurant
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Reviewed August 25, 2020 via mobile

After visiting Corpus my daughters selected this restaurant for dinner; what an excellent choice! The 4 course menu is well balanced and offers nice flavor combinations. Our favorite starter; Pork Belly with smoked eel and green apple. For main; the Picanha, perfect medium rare, well...seasoned and delicious snow peas. The girls loved the secret Iberico for main:). Time for desert; we all ordered a different desert; all good surprises! Don’t forget to ask for the coffees with chocolate as great finish of your evening:) Special thanks to the staff in managing my youngest daughter gluten-free diet and for the great experience!More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed April 5, 2020

Unfortunately, home delivery was not possible for South-Wassenaar, but the take-out dinner arrived still warm, thanks to the empty highway in these times of intelligent lock-down. The gamba appetizer was a delight of different flavors and the main dishes (zeewolf and tagliatelle with shiitake) were...both delicious. The pecan dessert could have done with more whisky, but was still satisfying. All in all a good formula! The way they packed the dishes made it easy to make up the plates at home in an attractive way. High quality dining at home is what you need in this period!More

Date of visit: April 2020
Reviewed February 22, 2020 via mobile

Our visit was great. From the moment we entered until we left we were in good, competent and professional hands. The menu is small but will please almost anyone with unique flavors and textures. Each dish has a whole list of ingredients which meld nicely...into cohesive and delightful dishes served on beautiful tablewares and paired with light and yet flavorsum wines. Ihighly recommend it if you are in the area. Make sure to book well in advanced as it is quite full, especially on weekendsMore

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 7, 2020 via mobile

Spent an excellent evening with friends. Relaxed and high standard. Portions are small, but four courses where just right - not too little and not too much. A real hidden gem.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Usually we don't go to the same restaurant, but since it's opening we have been here several times. The food never disappoints and the service is great. With a changing menu the food offerings is always a surprise. The quality of the food is always...magnificent. Many thanks again!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 26, 2019

I'm a hard-to-please foodie, but this place left me speechless with gratitude, from the excellent service to the wonderful food to the lovely garden setting. Try to sit outside if you can. This place is angling for a Michelin star. We actually made the trip...from Amsterdam by train just to eat here.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed June 22, 2019

Another wonderful meal at Suzie’s and van Aken. It’s our favourite restaurant. This time we dined outside on the terrace. We loved the intimate atmosphere and were able to eat outside all evening under the warmth of the patio heater. The food and attention to...detail was delightful. The food tasted delicious.and each dish looked like an art work. The staff are friendly and professional . They cater for food allergies. All in all, a lovely evening. We have been a few times yet still Tom’s food is surprising and exciting. Thankyou very much. We’llbe back for sure!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Looking for somewhere interesting to eat and out of town we happened upon Suzie’s en Van Aken. What a treat it turned out to be. The welcome, the food and the atmosphere were second to none. I’m not sure when I’ll be back in Leiden...but, the scallop starter alone will be worth the trip. Thank you for such a wonderful surprise!!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 20, 2019

Before to enter you can not imagin what are you going to get. Small and not impressive place, therefore what they serve is excellent and surprising. Good designed food.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner there...amazing food and fabulous service. We absolutely loved every single dish- had the 3- course special. The server was also very helpful and informative. Memorable dinner.

Date of visit: April 2019
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