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Dutch, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
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Gedempte Voldersgracht 2, 2011 WD Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 533 4114
10:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Vijfhuizen, The Netherlands
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like beer, this is the place to go! Set in an old church the setting is already wonderful creating magical atmosphere. The beer selection is excellent (as are the other drinks). The beer is brewed locally and Jopen Bier is famous now throughout the country. The place also has a restaurant upstairs.

Thank Robert K
Haarlem, the Netherlands
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many varieties of beer for me to handle. Interesting place to visit, this beer-church. High ceiling, view of the copper kettles where the beer is being brewed, the possibility to have a meal, plus the waiters with aprons and buns (hair) make this a nice and hip place to visit. Only downside are the acoustics, because of the high... More 

Thank annewiend
Ventura, California
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit Haarlem two or three times a year. Our son in law is Dutch. I desire well made and interesting beers, and so do the Dutch. At Jopen Church you can sample them all and some short run specialities. The waiters are superb and will help you make a choice that will be in the mark. Have a bite... More 

Thank John W
The Hague, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Too many beers to taste! Just go to this place as a foreigner! Lots of local beers, IPA'S, stout etc.

Thank DHBreuer
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is an old church which has been converted into a brewery . Long wooden tables for the most part . Lots of beers , their own and guest, as you would expect . We were there for lunch so had some of the open sandwiches . Mine was rare roast beef with salad and onion marmalade and balsamic mayonnaise... More 

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The Netherlands
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The location is amazing, situated in an old church. They make their own beer, which is pretty good :)

Thank Pipaluk1
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Fine atmosphere, good service and most of all beautiful local craft beers on draft. All in a beautifully restored church where they still brew every weekday.

Thank Jennifer99999
Ashdod, Israel
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98 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is another location of the Jopenkerk. Great beers they made themselves (I recommend their IPA but other beer I tried are also good). You can also have food like burger and fries.

Thank Moshe_Kara
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559 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I'm not sure that the Jopenkerk should be regarded as a restaurant as I suspect that most who go there are not too interested in the food. The beer is, after all, the major attraction. If you're into independent beers it's likely that you will be happy here. However, if you're looking for a place to sit and enjoy a... More 

Thank 12Knocksinna
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

It is an old church, but now a bar! I love to go with my boyfriend and friends. Delicious beers and.. bitterballen !

Thank Julieta M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gedempte Voldersgracht 2, 2011 WD Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 533 4114
A regional Brewery with all kinds of beer from their own brewery. You can go for a drink, for lunch and dinner, all 'honest' products, Dutch cuisine with a nice authentic touch!

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