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Sense of Asia

Rijksstraatweg 433, 2025 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 549 2507
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
1 Apr 2017
16 Dec 2015
“Great meal”
Closed Now
Asian, Vietnamese, Seafood, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rijksstraatweg 433, 2025 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

I visited this place about three times and the quality was consistent. The are serving Vietnamese food, and I'm not really familiar with that. But it was all tasty.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Lutya04
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Would highly recommend eating here. Really excellent food, different combinations good service all in all lovely meal would definitely go again.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank enswan
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The restaurant is obviously very popular in view of the number of occupied tables the evening we were there. Perhaps because of the number of guests, the service was very slow and almost non responsive in our attempt to order some wine and other drinks....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Jan M
Reviewed 23 August 2015

On the last day of our stay in Netherlands, we decided to eat some authentic vietnamese food. Google maps and the review in it made us decide to choose this restaurant. What a disappointment! The menu was limited and served stuff which I don't recognize...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Lit L
Reviewed 6 July 2015

It is not the cheapest of restaurants but the price quality ratio is still very good. The only minor things they can improve is to have a better music installation. And have better ventilation when it is a warm day.

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Sjors T
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Simply the best Asian food after we left Asia! OK the food was not as spicy, (hot) like in Thailand but I think the excellent service would serve you some extra chilly, if you ask. It´s a good place to dine with friends have a...More

Date of visit: January 2014
2  Thank Axel K
Reviewed 24 November 2013

While the vast majority of Asian restaurants in the Netherlands are stuck on the age-old cliché of cheap (often dubious quality) food in huge portions, Sense of Asia looks much more stylish and upscale than the average 'Chinese-around-the-corner'. The Thai chicken soup that we had...More

Date of visit: November 2013
2  Thank Venneper
Reviewed 17 June 2013

This Vietnamese restaurant is a must do when looking for the traditional cuisine. The quality of food and service was excellent. Seating is spacious, tables are decked out in linen with nice tableware and cutlery, unlike most Asian restaurants.

Date of visit: July 2012
2  Thank Jan M
Reviewed 25 October 2012

This is a restaurant we frequent regularly, and always to satisfaction. The menu is well balanced, with some very interesting options. The starters of pancakes with duck or the skewers of meat or shrimp are all excellent, and so is the mango salad. The main...More

Date of visit: September 2012
1  Thank wvdm2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rijksstraatweg 433, 2025 DB Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 549 2507
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