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Lovely square. Lots of bars

This is a really nice square with lots of lovely buildings mixed in with bars and restaurants... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Snaith, United Kingdom
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A huge square

It's a huge square with restaurants and pedestrian shopping streets leading away. There's a market... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Essex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This is a really nice square with lots of lovely buildings mixed in with bars and restaurants. There was also a small market on the day we visited. This appears to be the place to hang out in Deventer.

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

It's a huge square with restaurants and pedestrian shopping streets leading away. There's a market (I think on Fridays).

Thank LateCooker
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Italy has the monopoly on squares which are "outdoor living rooms". Surely the splendid climate in Italy helps, the beautiful crumbling architecture, the outdoor cafe tables and the Italian way of life. But here in Deventer, on this Tuesday with pleasant weather, the Brink, the...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The Brink has everything for every mood. Shops, bars, diners, even a museum; you name it, the Brink has it. There was a market during my stay and I loved it. Lots of things to do here. If you ever visit Deventer, this is a...More

Thank aNGeL0FdEAth
Reviewed 8 December 2017

De Brink is a nice square for a lot of events but also a great place to relax, have something to eat or a drink. The square is lined with many bars, clubs and restaurants

Thank Eddy_Olde_Hanhoff
Reviewed 12 October 2017

good restaurants, bars and tea houses Nice walking in the old streets and with good weather interesting for photography

Thank Les-Jarres
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We decided to go to Deventer from Amsterdam to see another part of the country. It was a pleasant train ride, and we enjoyed seeing the downtown and having a nice lunch. It is older than Amsterdam, and has a lovely compact downtown area.

Thank paula c
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Make this your destination on arrival in the city. It's the centre of all the action in town and the VVV will give you all the maps and information you need to make the most of your visit. A beautiful historic square with something for...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 15 September 2017

De Brink, surrounded by majestic old houses, is the largest central square in the Neths. Each week(end) filled with one or another event/activity. Music, movie, market, street theater, etc. Never a dul moment.

Thank Fokke50
Reviewed 14 September 2017

At least once a week there is a market on the square. In spring and summer there are lots of events like art and open air cinema. Just a great place to sit drink beer and watch the scenery

Thank Rene K
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