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.

Brownies & DownieS

€€ - €€€, European, Cafe
Korte Tiendeweg 15, 2801 JS Gouda, The Netherlands
+31 182 605 695
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“brownie” (6 reviews)
“cozy place” (2 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
11:30 - 17:00 Hours
Dutch, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Korte Tiendeweg 15, 2801 JS Gouda, The Netherlands
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in here in urgent need of coffee and sugar and were not disappointed on either front! Sat in the sun we rested whilst shopping and were treated to the sounds of a wedding in the square. We ordered a Blondie and another one...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of soups, handmade warm or cold sandwiches, salads and sweet treats. Plentiful portions and great flavours!

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I wandered into Brownies and DownieS for a coffee and was pleasantly surprised by the similarities between this establishment and Bitty and Beau's, which is where I'm from. Had a lovely chat with the owner and greatly enjoyed the respite on a rather cold day....More

Thank Kim H
Bas G, Eigenaar at Brownies & DownieS, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thanks so much. Talking to you was nice and we loved the fact that you come from the town of Bitty and Beau's. Say hi to all the great Workers there. Hope to see you again one day X

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We stoped by during our trip to Gouda. It was market day and after a long time wandering around the various stall, it was time for a quick bite. Great service and attention in a good and welcoming decor. If you wish a quiet place...More

Thank negrimb
Bas G, Eigenaar at Brownies & DownieS, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for your visit, we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We had a light lunch there and the food was good! The service not that fast but okay, you can enjoy the place while you wait for your plate. The restautant is really charming!

Thank Ana Cecília A
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were absolutely delighted to come across this wonderful cafe on a day trip to Gouda. The looseleaf tea was awesome, and the food was deliciou (we actually visited twice in a day!). I cannot rate this place highly enough and we are very keen...More

Thank Mara L
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Warm welcome bbc friendly waiter who took time to talk with us about our trip (cycle touring) v wet day and we came in dripping water but they didn't mind toilet isn't easy to access downstairs if you have a disability or frail but typical...More

1  Thank woodford9
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Truly scrumptious brownies😁 I went in here soaking wet during cycle holiday and the staff welcomed us in.Lovely range of loose tea and the food was excellent .located just off the main square

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant but hardly anyone there on a Sunday. We had the high tea and it was very nice, the staff was very friendly and helpful.

Thank Niels D
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I have met this place by chance during my short visit of Gouda. We had our brunch. And unintentionally, this cozy place fulfills me with the good food and sincere service. Feeling awesome to be in this restaurant, also the town is quite small with...More

Thank Anthony S
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Gouda
Hotel de Utrechtsche Dom
89 reviews
.17 km away
Hotel de Keizerskroon
52 reviews
.35 km away
Best Western Plus City Hotel Gouda
578 reviews
.52 km away
Campanile Hotel Gouda
136 reviews
2.87 km away
Nearby Restaurants
David's Gelato
158 reviews
.08 km away
Bij Ons
141 reviews
.04 km away
Grand Cafe Central
296 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Church of St. John
442 reviews
.13 km away
Stadhuis (City Hall)
369 reviews
.09 km away
Plaza Markt.
186 reviews
.09 km away
Gouda Cheese Market
338 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Brownies & DownieS 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
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korte Tiendeweg 15, 2801 JS Gouda, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Gouda
  • Phone Number: +31 182 605 695
  • 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