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A very nice pub

This place attracts young and old, the atmosphere is always really relaxed and the service is good... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
LeonvM77
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Perfect place for a drink after a nice dinner

Perfect place for a drink after a nice dinner in Nijmegen. We were lucky to arrive and find... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Haest1963
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27 Nov 2017
“A very nice pub”
1 Apr 2017
“Perfect place for a drink after a nice dinner ”
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

This place attracts young and old, the atmosphere is always really relaxed and the service is good. A nice bonus is that they serve a wide range of special beers here as well, from local brews to the more classic Belgium beers. A great place...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for a drink after a nice dinner in Nijmegen. We were lucky to arrive and find immediately a nice spot in the middle of the pub. Diversity of people, young, older ( like us) blended all well together. We could have a good...More

Thank Haest1963
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Samson is a nice Dutch bar with an excellent selection of beers on tap. Nice terrace (but it stinks a bit inside...)

Thank Jo1965
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Unique, homey feel in this bar. The beer menu is great with local beers as well as many Belgian and German varieties. The waiters were friendly and very patient with my poor attempt at ordering in Dutch. 10/10 would return. Great to have a few...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This is one of Nijmegen's finest bars. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. They can tell you a lot about beer. They always have new beers on tap/bottle. Rated number 10 on the top 100 list of best bars in The Netherlands. Worth a visit! Cheers!

Thank Marco G
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

The most sheety place I have ever been. Bad and impolite service, bad food and dirty place. We have waited two hours for few things and the soup was really sheety!

Thank Gianpaolo G
Reviewed 21 January 2014

When traveling through Nijmegen this is one of the places you should visit. They have a large range of bottled beers and always a (changing) variations of draught beers.The atmosphere is wonderful and the waiters know their profession. Wether you're alone or with friends, this...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2013

When you are standing at the small front of this restaurant, you will be pleasantly surprised by the space after entering Samson Cafe. First there seats at the window, then the bar with many mouthwatering beers of draft, next seats in front of a huge...More

Thank Neuteboom
Reviewed 16 September 2013

When one is a traveller it is important to find a watering-hole that is friendly, has a sense of atmosphere, and can make you feel at home. At the Cafe Samson in the centre of Nijmegen I can tick all thse boxes. Currently I am...More

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