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Restaurant Alexander Leiden

Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 579 0216
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
12 Jun 2017
“High expectations were not met”
3 Dec 2016
“More please”
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Last night I had dinner with my wife at Alexander. This place has had very good reviews, so we went there with high expectations. The dishes were OK, but not fantastic and refined.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Rien W
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

It might be my only visit to Alexander's but I won't forget how good the food was. The menu is vast and the owner describes it as Western Chinese food. She recently won best Chinese chef outside of China ! We chose the Beijing Banquet...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank catherinemL8442JB
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Since the revamp the food had gotten better, This is the only place I can eat Chinese food without getting migraines. We love the variety of dishes and the prices are good.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Jesjoe13
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We've been here a couple of times recently and while the first time was excellent,we had a couple of small issues the second time. It was still a very good experience however. The food is outstanding - really well presented and everything we've tried has...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Aimee_Boyle
Reviewed 4 March 2016

4 friends having a cosy Saturday evening out and it was the company that made the evening. We had chosen the place because it for several years has been featured in the dutch restaurant magazine Lekker. We had a 3 course sharing menu served asian...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Kasper_Falke_Jensen
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We were a group of 8 hungry music educators, eating together after an international music festival. The food was very varied, tasty, and plentiful. Nice beers too. They speak excellent English, as well as Dutch, of course.

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank happy-reise
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Yes, you can eat the 'usual suspects' at this restaurant: meaning dishes that every typical Chinese restaurant might serve. And supposedly they are of excellent quality. They have a buffet, and that also is supposed to be excellent. I would not know, because I've came...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank GobboE
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Tonight I wanted to treat the family and took them to Alexander. We had been there before and really enjoyed our first stay. We arrived at 19:00 hrs and by 19:30 we were finally able to get the attention of the staff to take our...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank HubertJoep
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

One would not expect to find such a "fine cuisine" in the suburb Stevenshof opposit of the commuterstation " de Vink". However for those who see beyond this rather offgrid location and who sit down for dinner, it will be clear soon this is not...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Jandenooij
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Chinese Restaurant Alexander in Leiden-NL offers one the best, finest, and modern Chinese cuisines that can be found in the province South Holland in The Netherlands and beyond. Next to your gums, also your wallet will enjoy this excellent experience.

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Rene_van_Well
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
4:00 pm - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexandrine Tinneplein 96-108, 2331 PP, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 579 0216
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