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€€ - €€€, Cafe, European
Stationsplein 45, 3013 AK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 411 9550
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good48%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Dutch, Cafe, European, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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Stationsplein 45, 3013 AK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Service was not the best as was the food we ordered. We had lunch only and enjoyed sitting outside in the sunshine. It is close to Central Station.

Thank Jayne J
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Stay for a lunch or diner at BB Engels. We stayed there several times for various reasons and left with a good feeling. Service and meals are good. The last time we tried a "kroten" salad. A nice delicious surprise for a quick small bite....More

Thank Nieuwaal
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This was literally a "pit stop" - we stopped in Rotterdam to have lunch with a relative - so the location across from the Central Station is ideal. We had a brunch, and my Eggs Benedict was perfect. Very friendly service, clean and shiny decor....More

Thank AvuncularAmerican
Reviewed 14 March 2017

So close to Central Station in the old, iconic Groothandels Gebouw and a great meeting point with friends from out-of-town. Spent a whole afternoon, nice lunch, excellent service, great ambience. The old revolving door is still there and the bathrooms had this old world feel,...More

Thank AWCostless
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A very nice place to pass time if you have, as I had, for example, a business meeting or you need to talk and meet people. The service for bar and tearoom is excellent and there is an appreciable choice of tea and herbal teas....More

Thank federico f
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I was here with a larger group of colleagues and this might have influenced the quality of the food. It was a buffet without any imagination and particular taste. The cook was a nice person and helping out with dietary requirements, but the quality was...More

Thank YK-Urbino
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I went here for a drink the chairs and tables are very modern and quite comfy and the whole feel is modern and open, the staff are very friendly. Sadly the bar closed too early and lacks a little atmosphere or buzz around the place

Thank Faceyreviews
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stopped here on the way back to the bus terminal before we caught our return ferry. Staff were courteous and polite but not overly friendly. Restaurant area is very smart and the décor is gorgeously modern. Food looked nice enough and there is a...More

Thank Drumaqueen_MW
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Been there for evening food and drinks. Inside it's quite pleasant, however staff is absolutely unprofessional - you have ask for menu for 3 times, waiter is helpless and what they call French onion soup is anything but it (cheese is on the bread aside!!!!)...More

Thank AndersUA
Reviewed 16 October 2016

When I've asked for drinks menu the lady at the bar quickly said that they dont have any. I asked if they were serving coffies teas etc and she said of course! Well so if you do you would have menu so we can see...More

Thank maryhha1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$53
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stationsplein 45, 3013 AK Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 10 411 9550
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Located in the heart of Rotterdam Centre, right next to Rotterdam Central Station. Rooms for conferences, meetings, courses, presentations, weddings, birthdays, meetings and receptions for many occasions with a capacity of 1200 people. Parking under the building and 4 in the immediate vicinity.
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