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Merlot - Wijnbar & Restaurant

Grote Koppel 16 | Parkeren bij parkeergarage het Eemplein, 3813 AA Amersfoort, The Netherlands
+31 33 455 7614
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Wine Bar, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Grote Koppel 16 | Parkeren bij parkeergarage het Eemplein, 3813 AA Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a gap of more than 5 years, we went to Merlot again; a group of 4. The gap had been because we were disappointed the last few times and went to some of the other excellent restaurants in Amersfoort. We are glad we decided...More

Thank Reinsan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent meal here, the food was good and the wine pairings interesting.The staff were efficient, patient and helpful. It was not cheap but a bit of a treat!

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We were in a larger group and had the tasting menu. Several really nice and elegant dishes, special flavours and good combinations. At one point they ran the risk of going overly poncy, but, to my mind, they did not go over the top. All...More

Thank Yoastie
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

When in Amersfoort and looking for a great place to have diner: go to Merlot! The staff, the food, the wine: everything is amazing. Book your table and enjoy a wonderful evening of fine dining.

Thank Evert S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Worked through the full tasting menu over a number of hours. Everything cooked with care and imagination. Excellent wine list.

Thank ExperimentalistDiner
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

As a family we enjoyed a very nice evening with a 6-course surprise meal. Very good service, personal attention, and surprising dishesThe chocolate as dessert was a little too much of chocolate to my taste. Will come back and recommend!

Thank Range_Rover_1974
Reviewed 29 September 2017

They were quite a few of us. the waiter went around individually asked us what we couldn't eat. We had the wine to complement each course. Excellent service excellent wine, didn't like one of them, for me is had too much tobacco flavour, the wine...More

Thank Raymond P
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful evening with great food in a wonderful atmosphere. The food was really really good and the wine arrangement went very well with the courses. The staff was very polite and knowledgeable. When you want an evening where your dinner is perfect:...More

Thank Evert S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here with a work colleague and we chose the 3 course. The food was excellent and our waiters explained each course. As we were on a business trip we did not take Up their offer of selecting a good wine to go with each...More

Thank Barnowls22
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We went here as part of a large group and were pleasantly surprised by Merlot. The service was outstanding form the moment we walked in. Genuinely friendly and very smiley staff that had drinks in our hands within minutes. We had ordered a fixed menu...More

Thank markjholloway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$116
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Koppel 16 | Parkeren bij parkeergarage het Eemplein, 3813 AA Amersfoort, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Amersfoort
  • Phone Number: +31 33 455 7614
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