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Cafe Colette

Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 532 9357
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (7 reviews)
“rillettes” (3 reviews)
“charcuterie” (2 reviews)
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French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been at this restaurant before, and my wife wanted to go back. The speciality is the rotisserie spring chicken which we had again. We are from So. Calif. We don't understand why Americans desire large over grown chickens, which are not like the...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Friendly service, nice atmosphere and good wines. The menu was creative and the food well prepared but nothing memorable.

Thank MarijnHG
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Came here about 4 times in the summer and winter. The oysters were fresh, the chicken delicious and the wines fair. I also like the interior, real French bistro style. What I like less is the all too familiar Dutch-style service with an almost misplaced...More

Thank FoodieinSEA
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We went there to celebrate my Birthday. It was a great evening. The food was delicious and also the wine! The atmosphere and vibe was friendly, communicative and warm. Perfect for meeting friends!

Thank Katharina W
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Simple, but varied France-inspired menu. Starters outshone the mains (excellent rillettes de canard). Nice atmosphere, kind, attentive staff. Will definitively be back!

Thank timstrNL
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I've never found friendlier staff in Holland. Waiters were happy and friendly, and very accommodating. I was with a large group and though the restaurant was full, they complied when we asked to add another table. Food is ok for the value. I recommend the...More

Thank Paola R
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I came in at around 10:40 pm and I was starving after being out at a beach music festival all day. It was a Sunday night and I thought for sure their kitchen would be closed. But when I stepped inside I was greeted straight...More

Thank CharBel68
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

That's what brought us in. Bought a Brand pils instead at 5.80 euros for 0.5 L. Ravioli dinner with fresh grated cheese for 15.75 and a salad vinaigrette for 4.50 completed our light dinner (followed down the street with ice cream cones). Good food but...More

Thank kansasrod
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

TERRIBLE AS ONLY CAN BE!!!we were waiting for our dinner 1.5 hour. I even don't know about quality of food. Ruined evening. After such "dinner" I can't trust TA anymore. My husband, usually very friendly man, was extremely angry. When our order was served we...More

Thank Elina V
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We stopped by this restaurant one evening and had the roast spring chicken. The food was so fresh and tasty and the service was wonderful as well.

Thank jydyck
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 532 9357
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