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Restaurant Fris

$$$$French, European,
Twijnderslaan 7, 2012 BG Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 531 0717
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Central European, Dutch, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Twijnderslaan 7, 2012 BG Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended this restaurant as part of a group of colleagues. We ended up opting for the 5 course surprise menu - I thoroughly enjoyed it. Every dish, from the amuse-bouche through to the courses themselves were fascinating, good quality and very tasty. Although, as...More

Thank Richy1708
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Michelin star quality meal in a perfect, relaxed setting with very friendly and attentive service. Fantastic place for the lovers of fine food.

Thank Klaus A
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Yesterday we ate here for the first time and we will definitely go back. It is not a cheap restaurant but they pamper you, so it's worth your money, you are really a night out. We had the 5 course surprise vegetarian dinner. Every course...More

Thank Sanne T
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely one of the best meals I ever had! I brought my boyfriend here for his birthday and we chose the 6 course meal with wine arrangement. I can safely say that each meal was as exceptional as the following and we were not able...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a wonderful multi-course meal on Christmas Eve. The service was impeccable and food was delicious. Perhaps the best part was that they catered to our 2-yr-old's every wish--she got pasta, ice cream, cookies. They let her tell them about princesses and she happily...More

Thank Drstacyf
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I had dinner in Restaurant Fris last week. My initial impression was that it was a little pretentious but I was wrong. Before the meal nice little entrees are served and bread and the staff are extremely nice and very attentive. As per most French...More

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We went to restaurant Fris to celebrate my girlfriend birthday. first we started with a few little bites, not bad, then after about an hour got the starter "sea bass tartare which was quite nice, little bit underseasoned but good,the second course came about 45...More

Thank Jean Yves R
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We have been coming here for some years and are still enthusiastic about the quality of the food, the wines and the service. Excellent value for money. We understand that the Chef will take over the restaurant in September from the present owners. We trust...More

Thank ginadog
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Best place to have dinner in Netherlands, it's one of the most perfect place for nice dinner . Haarlem .. Best service .. Best food and best people

Thank Ibrahim M
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We've been to the restaurant on a busy saturday. Place was packed, and the host was very welcoming. We had a good table for two, so everything seemed fine. However, matters went downhill from here. We decided to go for dinner a la carte. The...More

Thank Maarten_M123
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 65
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Twijnderslaan 7, 2012 BG Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 531 0717
  • E-mail
WELCOME AT RESTAURANT FRIS! A modern restaurant with a classic French cuisine, with a touch of surprising influences from around the world. The restaurant is close to the city centre of Haarlem. Passion an respect for the product is one of the unique selling points of the restaurant and you can tast that. Whether you come for lunch or dinner, you can always count on the dynamic and enthusiastic team puts you completely pampered and ensures an unforgettable culinary experience. Owner and chef Rick May worked for years at Restaurant de Leuf ** in Ubachsberg. Restaurant Fris now been there for ten years and Rick May is in charge of the kitchen since 2014. Since September 2016, he is not only chef but also owner of this jewel in Haarlem. Fris has been awarded by Michelin for the second year in a row with a Bib Gourmand, this award represents an excellent value for money.
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