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Belgisch Biercafe Olivier

) #32 of 240 Restaurants in Leiden $$ - $$$ , ,
Hooigracht 23, 2312 KM, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 512 2444
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (9 reviews)
“belgian beer” (7 reviews)
“great beer” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Hooigracht 23, 2312 KM, Leiden, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped by to have a beer with some friends after we heard a lot of good stories about this place. At first sight it doesn't look too spectacular but inside you'll find an authentic cafe atmosphere which might or might not be to your taste....More

Thank Gerbii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in leiden and need a good beer and some fun atmosphere this is the place to go to. The offer good advice and great belgian beers ,,,

Thank Herman S
Eric B, Manager at Belgisch Biercafe Olivier, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Herman! If you ever need any more beer advice, you know where to find us ;) ^Stan

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times now and eaten here twice. It's great for drinking, has a good variety of beers and a lovely garden for when the weather's nice. However when we decided to stay put and order food rather than going somewhere else...More

Thank WoodEl
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I went for one of the Sunday/Monday roasts they have here and really enjoyed it. The staff were very nice and the inside of the building and the courtyard at the back are very pretty. Would return.

Thank traveller2017449
Reviewed 5 May 2017

As it is a beer cafeteria, the main emphasis lies on (countless) Belgian beers. Housed in part of old hospital with lot of wooden decoration and historical pictures, the place has a great atmosphere. Choice of food is limited but has also on the menu...More

Thank Janoshka
Eric B, Manager at Belgisch Biercafe Olivier, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thanks for the positive feedback! Greetings, ^Thomas

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, good food and wide selection of beers. Not cheap but I guess you pay for quality...

Thank Stefano R
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Lovely local bar with a great selection of beers. Staff spoke excellent English and it was a lovely place to relax after walking around the city. A bit off the main tourist drag which made it even nicer.

Thank Isobel L
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Easy walk to the cafe. Set in an old . hospital ! Excellent beer selection and not an extensive menu it was good food.

Thank Gabrielle A
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Good wide beer selection, nice atmosphere and ambiance, seating could be a little better perhaps as feels somewhat crowded

Thank Faceyreviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The slowest service in the Benelux. 1h waiting for fried eggs and fries...Never will come again to eat here

Thank Eduardo B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hooigracht 23, 2312 KM, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 512 2444
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