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Southern Cross

Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
+31 23 521 9992
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
“fish fillet” (2 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
All hours
International, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I've eaten here many times to celebrate birthdays and what not, and every time it is a treat. The menu is very tasty, with some very Australian dishes (kangaroo, ostrich or crocodile anyone?), always prepared to a very high standard. The wine selection is amazing....More

Thank Kea_Elisa
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We are very regular visitors of Southern Cross as it has a consistent high quality and an excellent price / quality ratio. So what was new or different from last time (two weeks ago): I can't think of anything. Well the choice of dishes was...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The dishes look beautiful and taste good. Price menu E35 and quality is good. Staff is nice and alert. My Smoked hake fish fillet with a dashi jelly, tofu creme tasted good. The braised leek accompanying the Wild barramundi from the plancha on a rice...More

Thank X10Amsterdam
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We are regulars at Southern Cross, first and foremost because it serves excellent and creative food, and also because it is very close to home. Having said this, it Southern Cross has by far the best quality / price ratio: they score higher than 9.3...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 14 September 2017

From the moment we entered the restaurant and the owner welcomed us until the end of the evening and we went home, we had an amazing evening. The knowledge of the wines, the enthusiastic stories, the fantastic food and the brilliant attendance of the serving...More

Thank EdLazet
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

What a great pleasure to visit this restaurant! Delicious Australian mixed with Asian fusion food. Choose the 6 course surprise menu and every course is a huge pleasure to taste, see and experience especially with the well chosen wines! Excellent staff! Great professionals and very...More

Thank Nelly B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Southern Cross always delivers on quality in food and service. If you are into modern Australian with oriental influences this is a great place. After several visits we are always pleased to return to the warm and personal welcome of the host, of a level...More

Thank Alonso63700
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a 7-course menu tonight. It was fantastic. From the start with a sparkling shiraz on the terras until thw coffee with sweets. Beautiful entourage, super friendly staff and the food and wines are just perfect. We are looking forward to our next visit!

Thank Ries_Jo
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We discovered this fantastic restaurant thanks to friends of us who live in Heemstede, and we have been here many years over the last 10 years and we love it every single time. Fantastic food with great wines in a beautiful setting, and highly recommendable...More

Thank Jules D
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

It's often hard to reserve a table. I often tried but failed. This time I was lucky to book my birthday dinner there with family. The food is truly excellent and original. Would you have ordered soft shell crab? Take the surprise menu, it is...More

1  Thank Scotman_Holland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Heemstede
  • Phone Number: +31 23 521 9992
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Australian chef Peter Edwards, together with his wife Natasja and their team have been serving Modern Australian Cuisine for over 14 years. Qualilty seasonal produce both local and imported are of utmost importance. We have long standing relationships with our suppliers to Ensure we get the products we require. Grainfed Black Angus from the Clare Valley, Kangaroo from Western N.S.W tot Hiramassa Kingfish from South Australia are just a few of the ingredients sourced from Australia. The menu is constantly evolving to take advantage of each ingrediënt in its prime. Guests are invited to choose from our 3-course a la carte menu or take a culinary trip through Australia enjoying our 5-course degustation menu. Together with our sommeliers we have individual tailor made wine pairings with our food. All wines we have imported ourselves or come from one of our specialists suppliers.
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