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Bij Tholen

Kruisweg 70B, 2011 LG Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 531 9625
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  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dessert” (5 reviews)
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Dutch, European, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Kruisweg 70B, 2011 LG Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

Last night we had diner at Bij Tholen. The atmosphere was cosy, the service great and the food was delicious. The location is convenient, just in between the city center and railway station. I can really recommend this place for a good, not expensive dinner,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank estherlips2018
Reviewed 29 April 2018

In a way quite simple, and really not expensive, but yet the menu is interesting, varied and imaginative. Good choice of wines, very pleasant staff.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank wvdm2016
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We came across this lovely little restaurant by searching Yelp from our hotel across from the central station. It recommended that we make reservations (Saturday evening) so I first walked down the street to peek at the menu. It's a special place with bistro-type dishes--not...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Gartenkerl
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This was a chance find on my way to the station. The service is personal, the atmosphere is warm and the food is delicious. I particularly rate the vegetarian risotto. There are wines suggested with each dish, which is also a great touch. I'll definitely...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank TheGregA
Reviewed 3 May 2017

One of the best meals we've ever had - great interesting food, beautifully served. Fixed price menu or a la carte

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank elveston
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Good food and ambiance Nice service! Whorthwile to dinner I asked a red bass that was perfect The priceis fair!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank rgansl
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Delicious food, friendly atmosphere and super clean (even in the kitchen part!) plus good wine. And the owner or a waiter is able to advise the right wines to the kind of meal. You can have a beer as well if you like of course....More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Cyraga
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very well located restaurant (good to make a stop on a way for shopping) with excellent quality food. It's not fancy but sutble, which I prefer more. I recommend having ribs as an appetizer and meat of the day as the main course. The owner...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Klaudija D
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The place is very cozy, the service was very friendly, I tried a very different dish (Cuscus with eggplants), don't ever order it :) but my friends' dishes were amazing (Beef and Fish), I just chose wrongly. Their creme brulee is very very delicious, very...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Eman M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We liked that s restaurant so much we ate there twice. The owner/chef is very nice and the menu is original and all delicious.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank ExNewYorker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kruisweg 70B, 2011 LG Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 531 9625
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Bij Tholen is opened for wine and dinner. We offer our guests the things they are in the mood for; a good glass of wine with bites after shopping or our outstanding menu in the evening. Bij Tholen is located in the centre of Haarlem, between the station en 'de Grote Markt'.
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