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Effen Grijs - CLOSED

Lange Veerstraat 22, 2011 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 551 1881
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
8 Apr 2017
“Very slow ”
6 Jan 2017
“Delicious food & always friendly service ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lange Veerstraat 22, 2011 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We were 3 persons waited about one hour and half to get all our food served. Really hungry...The taste of the food is good though. It's not recommended if no booking is done.More

Thank Changhong X
Julian P, Eigenaar at Effen Grijs, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017
Google Translation

Beste Changhong, Wat vervelend om te lezen, het was deze avond erg druk. We hebben ons dan ook meerdere malen...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Food here is excellent, well presented, tasty and nice size portions. I have eaten here many times and never disappointed, go here with friends or romantic dinner, all works, atmosphere is just always nice.

Thank Riitta_2013
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited Effen Grijs again after more than a year. The food is delicious! Surprising combinations of ingredients. The dishes are made with care, love and look beautiful. Although the restaurant was full, we were able to get a last minute reservation after 20.30....More

1  Thank VydraNL
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We were recommended this restaurant by a local. The chef is Australian and prepared some unusual dishes. We had carpaccio of swordfish, samphire, dill and sauce, followed by barramundi fish filets with razor clams, then selection of cheeses.

Thank JohnN0113
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

To describe it with one word; SURPRISED. You can choose to select a surprise set menu but also a la carte. The combination of ingredients are so put together so nicely. I chose the surprise menu; tomato sorbet with parmesan and basil, sword fish with...More

Thank somy c
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We made reservation for a group of ten. We were in Haarlem and wanted to meet friends and have a great dinner. The crew at Effen grijs nailed it. We allowed the kitchen to prepare us a three course dinner; chef's choice. And we were...More

Thank MMBonaire
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This might have been an off-day at Effen Grijs, both for service and the chef. We selected it for dinner with some friends from abroad and ... just a big disaster. The service was slow and and indifferent. The food was poor, curious taste and...More

1  Thank MiamiKeyWest
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Very original nice beautifully served food in the center of haarlem with friendly service ! I would advice to anybody!

Thank pbelgo
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We stumbled on Effen Grijs and what an amazing restaurant we found! Food was fantastic - tasted wonderful and looked beautiful. Stylish setting. Great wines. The service was perfect - a great mix of attentative and informative but without being too much. The staff were...More

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Great food, exceptional service, all round a very impressive experience. My wife also has some food allergies which they were extremely accommodating for. We will definitely be back next time we are in Haarlem.

Thank tgarns
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 9 - USD 45
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lange Veerstraat 22, 2011 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 551 1881
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