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Dutch, Seafood, European, Contemporary
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AGORABAAN 14, 8224 JS Lelystad, The Netherlands
+31 320 239 248
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Lelystad, The Netherlands
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

A lovely place to have a quiet lunch out of the rush hour. I am sure it will be a place for businessmen to take their clients. Interesting menu & fabulous wine card.

Thank Bronwyn69
Level Contributor
30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice surprise in Lelystad. Service was prompt, efficient, and acutely aware of our needs Delicious gravlax salmon. Superb beef with pata negra gravy Highly recommended!

Thank Pascal H
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80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went there for a girlsnight out. The restaurant is situated next to the cinema so location wise very nice. Good parking. The deco of the restaurant is very chiq with a friendly atmosphere. The menu is small, but still very sufficient. Prices are oke, but i reccommend to order a course menu. The price is good. Service is nice. I... More 

Thank Anna888
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The food, the service and the atmosphere in the restaurant were very good. No fuss but pleasant service, not too fast or too slow. Tasty food and nice wine. Good for any occasion. Quality and cost are in balance.

Thank Barbara B
Almere, The Netherlands
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249 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This restaurant is adjacient to the theatre, in other words when you let them know you are going to a play they make sure you get served right in time. The food is of excellent quality given the price you have to pay. The staff is very friemdly and helpful in any way they can. It's a nice place to... More 

Thank Huurman1968
Singapore, Singapore
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120 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Reasonable evening dinner (not superb but above average) with well presented and tasty food that would not have been out of place in one of the larger cities, very good and accommodating service. Good selection of reasonably priced wines. Pleasant atmosphere.

Thank CH_globalview
Lelystad, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Dining in Applaus is a real treat. The service is good, the quality of the food is good, the ambiance is good and the price is right. I my opinion the best place in Lelystad to go out and have a good evening. Martijn (head chef) always puts together a good menu, I always eat the suprise menu with the... More 

Thank oscarvandijk
Lelystad, The Netherlands
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Not many readers may come to Lelystad but when you do, be sure to try this restaurant. Apart from a la carte choices they can prepare a 5 or even 7 course surprise menu with accompanying wines. I've dined here quite often and each time it is an absolute treat. The latest thing was a 13 course amuse dinner that... More 

Thank Stoks
Zwolle, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This is one of our favorite restaurants. Top quality food, beautifully cooked and presented. (I had a dish dressed with flowers!) Some "amuses" between courses which were nice. You can say what you like or dislike and they'll cook up something amazing if you go for the surprise menu. If you prefer to stick to the menu try the carpaccio,... More 

Thank Katgirl_2006
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2012

We came here with our friends who live in Lelystad. They had been before and had such a good experience that they decided to bring us when we came to visit from the UK. Our first impressions of the restaurant were good - friendly staff, subtle lighting and stylish decor. We decided to go for the 'surprise' menu and all... 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
Dutch, Seafood, European, Contemporary
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: AGORABAAN 14, 8224 JS Lelystad, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Flevoland Province  >  Lelystad
  • Phone Number: +31 320 239 248
great cooking, good atmosphere. high standard of service. winner of the dutch award "best theatre restaurant".

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