We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

De vrienden

RR - RRR, , European
Stationsplein 33, 5611 BC Eindhoven, The Netherlands
+31 40 245 0909
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (4 reviews)
“course menu” (3 reviews)
“beers” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30 Hours
Dutch, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Stationsplein 33, 5611 BC Eindhoven, The Netherlands
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (157)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Best meal so far. Do really good 3 course menu but we just had the pasta mains and dessert. All three meals were superb, reasonably priced, wine good and service brilliant. What more can you say

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank letmcy57
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We went to De Vrienden during our Eindhoven Tour, and it was very good. Food was correct, not great but it was good. It's not expensive at all! Service on the other hand was great! The guy was very nice with us, even offereing a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Val F
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Had to wait for over 20 minutes to get noticed by staff. The place was unpleasantly loud. No menu in English. Extremely limited choice of food. All unhealthy and fried. Wanted to order my national food. Food my country gave to the world. What a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jana B
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had wonderfull lunch loved my onionsoop And second was perfect Price desant Friendly staff Thank you

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rudi f
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here in 2013 (my review is down here) and spent quite a good time, not only because of the food, but also because their great staff and the amazing owners. Quite a pleasure to come back for lunch after 5 years, specially because...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Alberto R
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times this year. Good place for a meal and a few drinks before taking the bus to Eindhoven airport. They have a good selection of food and drinks. Outdoor and indoor seating. Staff is friendly. Good value for money. Sate...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank HarryHarry123
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Really good food and environment. Good service and friendly staff 😀 The rose and beers were also refrrshing

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Áshildur B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

With a very pleasant interior and atmosphere and a great location (right near the train station), De Vrienden is a nice place for a coffee and a lower-mid-priced meal. Beware that, as in many places in the Netherlands, the main meals (meat, fish, etc.) are...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Easy to miss, since there are no big signs with the name of the restaurant, not to mention that it is exactly opposite some of the best restaurants in the whole city. I had the fish soup, which was plenty and filling. Afterwards I had...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank vramuletadrian
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We were attracted by the sign stating "FREE BEER" but upon nearing, realised it said "FREE wifi and great BEER" - cheeky, so I gave them the benefit of the doubt. The menus have various languages so I scoured one to get an idea of...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank PreacherKane
Nearby HotelsSee all 27 hotels in Eindhoven
The Student Hotel Eindhoven
623 reviews
.10 km away
NH Collection Eindhoven Centre
279 reviews
.10 km away
Crown Hotel Eindhoven
1 279 reviews
.12 km away
Queen Hotel Cafe Restaurant
406 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Restaurants
1 088 reviews
.09 km away
224 reviews
.08 km away
635 reviews
.01 km away
Restaurant Giornale
366 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Philips Museum
816 reviews
.40 km away
Down Town Gourmet Market
195 reviews
.47 km away
De Blob
166 reviews
.31 km away
52 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from De vrienden staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stationsplein 33, 5611 BC Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Brabant Province  >  Eindhoven>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 40 245 0909
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing