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$$ - $$$, , Seafood
Putstraat 37, 6131 HH Sittard, The Netherlands
+31 46 451 5352
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sate” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
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Dutch, Bar, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Putstraat 37, 6131 HH Sittard, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Had been a while since we last enjoyed the ambiance and good food of PretZels. And again it was superb! Friendly reception and good food. For starter the union soup. Great! The angus beef was top! Owner Bert is very communicative and always good for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MJbChateauL
BertRutkowski, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you! Dry humor and wet drinks, yah man...….. See you soon!

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening at Pretzels, the best whisky cafe I’ve ever been to. With close to, or just over, 700 different types of whiskeys, and a great menu with fantastic food options. I can recommend the “Heerlijk Man!” as a starter, followed by...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 891ronj
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good atmospher, especially Nice for people who like Whisky. Very nice Saté. The owner sometimes thinks he’s funnier than he actually is.More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank walterdemandt
BertRutkowski, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks for your compliments Walter! Indeed I try to create a good atmosphere, trying to be spontaniously funny is one of the aspects, sometimes it works, apparantly sometimes not. Of course, I'm not a professional comedian, but I keep trying, if I may..... I take...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

When I asked Bert if it were possible to organize a dinner for 20 artists following their opening at Museum De Domijnen, he easily agreed. Upon our arrival, there were special placemats announcing our exhibition giving everyone a very welcome feeling. The service was impeccable...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank suespaid
BertRutkowski, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear Sue, thank you so much for this lovely review! Chef's are often compared with artists because of their creativity, however, cooking for a group of 20 is always a challenge. That makes words like "impeccable" and "amazing" even more special! Your custom placemats are...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This is a small resto just a few steps away from the busy market square in downtown Sittard. A special one that's for sure! Great ambiance and over 700 wiskeys to taste. But hey, don't forget the food: excellent as well! Friendly service from owner...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank MJbChateauL
BertRutkowski, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you very much for this excellent review MJb, I'm getting red cheeks reading it!

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Different... greatest whisky collection i've seen. Superb food an absolute to do when visiting Sittard!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Maarten L
Bert-en-Annelieke, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you very much for your great review Maarten, superb! Hope to see you again in PretZels, so we can get to know you and say thanks in person.....

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Finally got reservations and was worth the wait! We shared the tapas and they were just the perfect bite. Dinner was amazing, very well prepared! We had lamb and steak, so very good! Dessert was great too! Although we did not try them, the selection...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Bert-en-Annelieke, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Blush... blush..... blush....... such nice compliments, thank you so much for your great review. And do we love our American guests, we're proud to serve you all!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant is located in a side street of the central market place. But boy, is this a place to take a short stroll to. First of all, the reception. Very hearthy and open. Then, of course, there's the gargantuan number of whisk(e)ys on offer,...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank PascaldeMeyer
Bert-en-Annelieke, Owner at Pretzels, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastic review Pascal! Maybe someday, I will find some time to translate, next to our menu (already in English), also the toilet-items into English.

Reviewed 15 December 2016

As a whisky addict this restaurant was chosen to have a team dinner. An brilliant selection of whiskies. The food was great, due to the timing of the year there was a good choice of game on the menu. Having a dinner with 9 people...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank 338erikv
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I visited Sittard with my husband.We enjoy the nice weather on the terrace of the restaurant.Very friendly people. And good food. I started with carrot soup and my husband with onion soup.Sate will come soon.And a reach dessert with icecream. Nice way to celebrate our...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Daniela N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 31
Dutch, Bar, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Putstraat 37, 6131 HH Sittard, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Limburg Province  >  Sittard
  • Phone Number: +31 46 451 5352
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Small but nice and cozy living room decorated "eatcafe" on restaurant level. About thirty seatings for dinner, drinks only limited if there is a free table or on reservation for whisky lovers. Over 550 whisky's in stock, expert advice is always possible! Also very extensive range of other alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages. Illy coffee! Constant four beers on tap. Monthly whisky tastings. Extensive menu with Scotch (whisky) dishes, local and international, mostly Mediterranean cuisine. Ever changing vegetarian dishes. Asparagus, mussels, salads and rich choice of venison in the seasons. Diets and allergies expert chef always present. Environmentally conscious, biologically appropriate and fair trade are important. Training company for 20 years, working with handicapped youngsters.
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