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De Stadthouder

$$ - $$$, , European
Nieuwe Rijn 13A, 2312 JC, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 514 9275
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good59%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, Bar, European, Belgian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Nieuwe Rijn 13A, 2312 JC, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were walking down this street, looking for somewhere to have a simple lunch and came across this place. We sat outside on the barge terrace. We were seen to quickly for drinks and then I ordered the Club Sandwich and my husband ordered the...More

Thank VodkaQueenNL
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Good for lunch in a nice spot on the canal, dining in a canal barge. Service and food were very good.

Thank Gary027
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I have been a couple of times to this place but only for drinks (borrel) so I can not judge the restaurant but the terrace on the water is definitely a very pleasant place where to have a drink on a warm summer day. The...More

Thank Kelilans
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a average food this restaurant even can't give you average.we tried 5 different things in their menu and all of them were so bad! How a chef can manage to make everything that bad?Cesar salad with out Cesar sauce and smelly...More

Thank Arvand D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Very nice fish dish and steak, good selection of beers and pleasant, friendly service. Would return.

Thank TravellerToWest
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I like this place for two primary reasons. The first is better service than most restaurants on the same street; staff was quick and attentive, and had a positive and friendly approach. Other places in the surrounding area are plagued by lazy and unengaged people....More

Thank Damneurn
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Dutch style quality food for lunchtime .....Ham, eggs & cheese on toasted bread ....soup & toasted sandwiches etc.....good beer or coffee ....all good

Thank Kimmy1353
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This cafe looks very nice from the inside. If you fany the fancy, this is where you should hold on. The food is good, but quite expensive too. It seems like you have to pay the staff for a smile as well, cause they show...More

Thank Bartt88
Reviewed 23 September 2016

A group of five, we almost walked past De Stadthouder, but then decided that we were hungry and sat down on the canalised terrace. The waitresses were friendly and fast. Funny enough, everyone from our group chose the biological burger, which turned out to be...More

Thank SL_from_S_in_L
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch here. It's a nice location overlooking the canal. We had toasties and a smoked salmon salad. All were fine but nothing special. Salad could have used more dressing. Coffees were good. Staff friendly. Overall good but nothing to make it stand out.

Thank BMM01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, European, Belgian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwe Rijn 13A, 2312 JC, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 514 9275
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