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Zussen

$$ - $$$
Neude Janskerkhof en Domplein
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
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Korte Jansstraat 23, Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 233 3633
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Today
11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu 11:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Very interesting and tasty cocktails. I was missing some standard and classic drinks but you had enough choices which resembled the original drinks. Definitely the best cocktails in the city!!

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Thank Yel D
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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138 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Not everyone knows, but there are some street tango lessons just on the street in front of the Zussen cafe

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Thank Ines S
Truro, Cornwall
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130 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

I'm not a cocktail fan. Those in our party who are raved about it. The food was above average and the dessert was excellent, but it's an odd feeling when a place is quite full and you're the only people eating. It's very much a place to meet for drinks, especially cocktails, and none the worse for that. They don't... More 

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Thank CrinklyTraveller
Scotland, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

We have passed this bar on a number of occasions and never gone in, but decided to give it a go, two in the company tried the cocktails which were delicious the Indian tea party a must and was pleasantly surprised the sever fever tree tonic. A iced strawberry daiquiri was lovely but a warning the prices are not for... More 

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Thank traceh69
Brighton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

We had a meeting in this trendy bar and it was very noisy. We could hardly understand eachother. The echo in the bar is tremendous and the music is rather loud. We only had coffee, tea and red wine and that was average. The personnel is very quick with cleaning the tables and taking your order. I did not like... More 

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Thank Hillsland
Boom, Belgium
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109 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

A very tasty interior and surprising, new cocktails. The 'Dionysos' was a new discovery to me, based on Greek mastica; very well balanced. Very nice staff and a qualified bar tender. They'll see us again, for sure.

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Thank Gustaaf C
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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150 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

A large range of cocktails and finger points available to choose from! Once a week, at least, there's live music (salsa, dj, etc.) and it can get quite crowded at times.

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Thank bugsnad
london central
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84 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

We needed to find somewhere quickly to feed the kids on a busy Friday night and chose here. It looks like and probably is a trendy cocktail bar, but it also includes a kids playroom in the lower floor, with table football and video games and a ball-pit - it wasn't flash but it kept ours happy for long enough!... More 

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Breukelen Ut
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603 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

The restaurant closes early and then 'Zussen' is just the place to be seen when you're young and chilling out in Utrecht. We had pre-ordered as part of a walking dinner tour and were served a delicious dessert (after first being brushed away with: 'sorry, the kitchen is closed'). The place has been really nicely decorated with natural elements (wood,... More 

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Thank WorldTravelOne
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Although the cocktails are described more colourful then they're served and it takes quite a while for them to arrive, it's worth the wait! For fans of cocktails I definately recommend this place!

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Thank Menno007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korte Jansstraat 23, Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht>  > Neude Janskerkhof en Domplein
  • Neighbourhood: Neude Janskerkhof en Domplein
  • Phone Number: +31 30 233 3633

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