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De Betere Tijden

Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 589 2467
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good36%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (11 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
“dutch food” (5 reviews)
Closed
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Atmosphere and the service here was absolute top class. It might not be as "Professional" as you will find in a good Gourmet restaurant. But the enthusiasm, passion and Kindness you got from the waiters, was really worth the visit. The food was nothing...More

Thank Anders S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Truly wecoming and friendly, with a great atmosphere, food is authentic, portions can be on the small side, but are delicious, the atmosphere here is local, and quitly buzzing, a really nice place in the day and evening, I enjoyed here, Hope this has been...More

Thank garylomas
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Cant complain about it - good food, good beer and the staff was super nice! If you want to spend a quality time in a nice atmosphere - this is your place!

Thank sszeri
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Service always very friendly and helpful. The food is good ant not too expensive, but there are other options if you really want to get spectacular food.

Thank RunTigerRun
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

11 of us descended upon Groningen for a MotoGP weekend. We wanted something traditionally Dutch. This place delivered and some!!! Melvin and the other staff gave great service and the food was fantastic. Every one of our party said they'd thoroughly enjoyed it. It's not...More

Thank 38overpar
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I visit this restaurant once a month to have a bite. The staff is always very friendly and welcoming. The menu is small but whatever is on the menu is well prepared and has enough variety. Usually they have a couple of authentic dutch meals...More

Thank RalphvdHoek
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My dad and I came by this place and it looked interesting, so we decided to pop in for dinner. Even though it looked like a nice place from the outside, we were surprised when we came in. There was music playing, audible from the...More

Thank Nikolaj M
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

My mom and I were in town from the states. We were looking for real Dutch food to match our heritage. What we found was the friendliest culinary guide anyone could ask for in a clean, hospitable, and local place. We had everything on the...More

Thank JillV288
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We were there a year ago, and I still remember that dish. it filled my tummy and it was delicious. Desert was heavenly. I also liked decorations as well on the plate, as interior design. Staff was very friendly.

Thank Emilia R
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

11 of us descended upon Groningen for a MotoGP weekend. We wanted something traditionally Dutch. This place delivered and some!!! Melvin and the other staff gave great service and the food was fantastic. Every one of our party said they'd thoroughly enjoyed it. It's not...More

Thank 38overpar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Groningen Province  >  Groningen
  • Phone Number: +31 50 589 2467
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Description
Please feel free to stop by for a cup of coffee or a first drink! After that, De Betere Tijden offers a small menu, but with very different dishes. Everybody is able to find something that suits them here. Check out our menu! In the evening you may want to stop by for our lovely selection of wines, a very brought assortment of beers and all kinds of delicious snacks. It is also possible to visit us with groups!
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