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Restaurant BEAU

French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European
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Driehuizerweg 285, 6525 PL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
+31 24 355 3949
12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for diner with my Parents and a 8 year old. We came in at 8 and got our main course at 10.15. After we asked to pay. Hè gave us the bill and he went to clean tables, so That took even 30 minutes. The food was Nice but not after waiting So long. How can they Let... More 

Thank ikke36ja
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Beau is not the type of restaurant you visit every day. Set in an old manor with decor to match you can enjoy an evening of fine dining without feeling too pretentious. The staff clearly enjoy what they are doing and you can sense that throughout your experience. The food was decent with some courses better than others but I... More 

Thank Daniel C
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

I had organized reception followed with dinner. Everything was perfectly tasty and very well organized. I am a person that do not go to much to restaurants in the place where I live in, but I am sure I will treat my self with the occasional dinner/lunch here. It is perfect for organizing events like birthdays, weddings or promotions, and... More 

Thank Sara800120
Cartagena, Colombia
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59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014

Plus points - Restored into a modern villa, in the heart of a wooded park, this restaurant is a true "pearl" - Food is not only gorgeous on the plate but delicious to the palette - They have a great selection of food, wine & liquors - Outdoor seating on warm summer days is a true pleasure Minus point -... More 

1 Thank LifeinCartagena
Copenhagen, Denmark
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

The place is simply amazing. We had dinner in the veranda because it was raining, but still it was beautiful. Service was a little slow but in line with Dutch standards. Food was great: meat is fresh and very well cooked and so the rest of the dishes. Overall a very good impression, except that maybe is far too expensive... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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153 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2014

The place is beautiful. I was curious to find out how the restaurant is, after the name change. The menu is ambitious. We just went there with a few members of our club to have a meeting, a drink and a small bite to eat. That was not a problem. We had a table near to the bar, which was... More 

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129 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

The restaurant, in the past Chalet Brakkestein, is a beautiful villa in a nice park. Our expectations were high, new name, another menu .... I must say I expected more. The food was from a good quality but ....

Thank Paul A
Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2013 via mobile

This is the place where we had our wedding. The food back then was amazing and the staff was so very helpful. This year was our 5th anniversary and we decided to spend it again at Chalet Brakkestein (aka Beau). This place is quite expensive but it is money very well spent. The food is amazing and the atmosphere is... More 

Thank roelvdberge
Frankfurt, Germany
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2012

Great restaurant, amazing atmosphere, the room we sat in was like a winter-wonder-landscape, everything was white. Everything. I've never seen something like that. The food is just great as well. Fresh ingredients, wonderful make-up and great flavors. Quite expensive, but worth every cent.

Thank M-Z-Photography
Kranenburg, Germany
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46 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2012

The location in a park is nice, the interior has a nice atmosphere and the food varies from average to very good. The fact which spoils it all is the bad service and the arrogance of the management. Example: we spent the evening eating dinner in the garden on a summer's evening, but wanted to drink our coffees inside because... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Driehuizerweg 285, 6525 PL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Gelderland Province  >  Nijmegen
  • Phone Number: +31 24 355 3949
Restaurant Chalet Brakkestein can be found in the Brakkenstein district, which was once a village along the edge of town, with direct access into the green and forest from two sides. Heumensoord on one side and the Brakkensteyn Estate on the other.

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