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Eten Bij De Buurman - CLOSED

Dam 36, 1506 BE Zaandam, The Netherlands
+31 75 635 5181
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
28 Apr 2016
“Excellent food”
31 Jan 2016
“You have to eat here”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Dutch, European, Central European, Belgian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Dam 36, 1506 BE Zaandam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2016

Staff friendly and attentive, food delicious and good atmosphere, what more do you need. We stayed at the Inntel hotel nearby so only a short walk. Raymond who looks after the place kept us entertained!

Thank althebest1
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Amazing Food and great atmosphere. Staff were very friendly. Its not the cheapest place around, but well worth it. Very popular with local people.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Trendy place for Dutch who like to spend a little more than at the other places at the square. Staff is very friendly and the food quality is excellent I was at the place a numerous time while on business in Zaandam and I will...More

Thank landueli
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Three of us visited De Buurman, based on high praise and recommendations from a colleague of ours, who is a local. They must've had a bad night. The service was very friendly and helpful and the waiters spoke to us in both Dutch and English....More

Thank Mark_from_Thailand
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

All looked in order , after the apetizer meal (mixture of most) was great , so long waiting time to the main meal that I was ready to go, meal was ok But the sataysauce has the factory tast.

Thank Corelli S
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

The problem with the Dam area in Zaandam is most of the restaurants serve the same sort of food at the same sort of price.....the solution is to go to De Buurman. From the artisan bread you start with to the desserts, eveything is just...More

Thank KevTheClotter
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

This is a very well run restaurant, which is efficient and well organized with a well staff. Our choices were excellent. Mustard Soup, oysters, shrimp, cheese play, and goat cheese salad. Wine was excellent, but again, the setting and service was marvelous.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Atmosphere is friendly, front of restaurant is set up as a railway wagon which I found a nice setting. Service is attentive and forthcoming with good timing, not too fast, not too slow. The menu is extensive enough and choices are variant. The different dishes...More

1  Thank Iskra-70
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Good food well prepared and friendly, knowledgable waiters though sometimes the food is not quite what you expect!. Generaly a good choice to eat here but the wines are a bit expensive for what they are. Good atmosphere for coupes or groups.

Thank SouthCerney
Reviewed 7 October 2014

The eclectic decor of this eatery that occupies one of the oldest buildings on Zaandam's 'Dam Square' makes for a cosy, home-spun atmosphere that's chic without bein chi-chi. The food is excellently prepared without being pretentious, and the serving staff make you feel really at...More

1  Thank andrewmbnl
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Restaurant Details

French, Dutch, European, Central European, Belgian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dam 36, 1506 BE Zaandam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Zaandam
  • Phone Number: +31 75 635 5181
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