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Cafe Colette

Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 532 9357
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (7 reviews)
“rillettes” (3 reviews)
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16:00 - 23:00 Hours
French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu here is quite short and has some unusual dishes. Husband enjoyed his raw beetroot starter. My seafood linguini was messily delicious and his steak well cooked. Someone there really knows how to make creme brûlée. The staff were very friendly and the service...More

Thank Lopsock
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Very central situated. Make reservation! Cosy atmosphere. Food is nice. Oisters are great. Plates are well presented and waiters are very friendly. A lot of people were turned down because restaurant was full. Ate with 7 people for abt. 350,-- incl drinks. So average of...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Instantly felt comfortable when walking through the door. Quality staff and therefore first class service. Great atmosphere, the place was buzzing. Food, cooked and served with flair. We like places where you can see the chefs perform.

Thank hmanicolson
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Just A wonderful place! A young lady called Kelly was serving us and she was super! We enjoyed the food and the athmosphere of Lovely Haarlem of Holland!

Thank ArjaS65
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is a perfect place for tatar lovers! Service and atmosphere 10/10! Super! Haarlem, Amsterdam took our hearts and we will be back for sure!

Thank JouniJ29
Reviewed 1 July 2018

met friends at this convienient cafe in center. The waiter was extremley friendly and helped mus with the beers and wine selection. The owner/manager came to our table to say hello also which added a special touch. It seemed mainly locals ate their which was...More

Thank helen k
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This is my to go to place when I want a good quality french bistro dinner. The menu is not very experimental, but exactly what you expect when you go to a french bistro. Wines are great and the service is good. Always available for...More

Thank 827krisv
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We have been at this restaurant before, and my wife wanted to go back. The speciality is the rotisserie spring chicken which we had again. We are from So. Calif. We don't understand why Americans desire large over grown chickens, which are not like the...More

Thank johnwventura
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Friendly service, nice atmosphere and good wines. The menu was creative and the food well prepared but nothing memorable.

Thank MarijnHG
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Came here about 4 times in the summer and winter. The oysters were fresh, the chicken delicious and the wines fair. I also like the interior, real French bistro style. What I like less is the all too familiar Dutch-style service with an almost misplaced...More

Thank FoodieinSEA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oude Groenmarkt 22, 2011 HL Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 532 9357
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