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De Zaak

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Dutch, European, Seafood
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Rijnplein 17 | 2405 DB, 2405 DB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
+31 172 493 097
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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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311 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Visiting some friends new home we decided to look at the surroundings and enjoyed a nice lunch at the waterside. We all had some nice drinks, they did serve my favorite fruitbeer and the serve a very nice salad as a maincourse. Nice terrace, friendly staff and good food so the perfect combination. We will visit this place more often... More 

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Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

A great place to have lunch when you are on a shopping trip in Alphen aan den Rijn. Good location near the Rijn. The Café Latté is one to remember.

Thank Barbet K
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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121 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

That our experience is better that many of the negative impressions that made us a bit nervous when we check TripAdvisor after ordering. It was a rainy eve and the service was great. We selected daily menu's (below 10€!) and the quality was not haut-cuisine, but one need to balance price versus quality. Therefore our very positive reporting in this... More 

Thank FlyingDutchmann
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

De zaak is a cafe/restaurant in the center of Alphen. You can drink a coffee and get a lunch. At the evening they serve a simple dinner. It's ok if you don't demand a star restaurant.

Thank Frank H
Alphen aan den Rijn
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Service here is very slow. They don't seem to notice when new guests are coming in. They don't greet, don't bring the menu etc... You have to ask for everything and when you finally get the chance to order anything, it takes ages......They just don't care about their guests. It seems like they think that WE should be happy that... More 

Thank steefje79
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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212 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Just because of its location one frequents often, but the restaurant is not clean, furniture old and the food mediocre

Thank mountainst

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, European, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rijnplein 17 | 2405 DB, 2405 DB Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Alphen aan den Rijn
  • Phone Number: +31 172 493 097

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?