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Tapasbar El Pincho

Riviervischmarkt 17-19, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 553 0288
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (17 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Riviervischmarkt 17-19, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to Haarlem for the evening organ recital in the old church and wanted to have dinner before the concert. We walked around the town and settled on this place. The server was friendly and very helpful. The ordering of the tapas was novel...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Elizabeth. We hope to see you again. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 7 July 2017

I was traveling solo and arrived at this restaurant wanting a quick bite pretty late at night. Luckily their kitchen was still busy so I took a single seat at the bar and received very attentive service. Their outdoor patio and many of the tables...More

Thank CharBel68
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Char. It was nice to meet you. Thank you. Paul.

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We were passing through on our cycling holiday and staying in Haarlem for one night. We've eaten here before last year(again on holiday) and just had to go back. It was very busy but we managed to get a table inside by the window. Ordering...More

Thank PatriciaM7
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Fab crispy goats cheese croquettes in the shadow of the cathedral with the bell chiming and Dutch guys if all shapes and sizes and ages whizzing past on bikes, or kissing on the terrace beside the enclosed fires. Garlic prawns in chilli oil not at...More

1  Thank Marianne C
Management response:Responded 17 June 2017

Thank you so much for your compliments.

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Went here with a colleague for dinner. It's quite rustic with good service, and a very pleasant ambience. We had around 9 tapas dishes between us and most were very nice; with the Chorizo being awesome and the mussels being stringy / poor. The service...More

Thank Richy1708
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017
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Hartelijk dank voor uw mooie recensie. De volgende keer zullen we er persoonlijk op toe zien dat alles helemaal 100...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

we got very warm velcome from the staff, whish was very nice. Quic service and good choise of tapas. Most of them very delicious. Happy to find this place. thanks for us

Management response:Responded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your compliments.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had spent a couple of hours next door at In Den Uiver having a drink and decided the tapas place looked good for a feed. What a great choice. Excellent varied menu with some fantastic dishes. We didn't pick one dish that we didn't...More

Thank jackal8
Management response:Responded 10 April 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Not in favour of being sardined into an overcrowded place, the service was ok the food was mediocre in all one out of six dishes was satisfactory. Unlike other tapas restaurants there was no zing to the dull food. Was quite disappointed with the food...More

Thank brian c
Management response:Responded 21 March 2017

Dear Brian. What a pity to hear that all was not as desired. I hope that you mentioned this during your visit. Then we can still change sometings. Good to read that others have had their sentence. Perhaps our restaurant was too busy for you....More

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food and wine! Very nice atmosphere. You really feel in Spain. The staff is really kind! Yes!

Thank Fernando R
Management response:Responded 13 March 2017
Google Translation

Estimado señor. Gracias por sus amables palabras. Hasta pronto de vuelta en El Pincho.

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with my mother, three brothers & my wife. Food was excellent, so yummy and I loved the variety!

Thank Annesophie1989
Management response:Responded 24 January 2017

Thank you so much.

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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 12
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riviervischmarkt 17-19, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 553 0288
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