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Nieuw Heiligland 3, 2011 EM Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 531 1078
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good60%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
28 Apr 2016
“A fine restaurant for the small purse”
26 Nov 2015
“A combination of Dutch and French cuisine in an old-fashioned Dutch setting”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, International
$$ - $$$
Nieuw Heiligland 3, 2011 EM Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Student like restaurant where one can eat for a pleasant price. Decent dutch food with a fine choice of draft beers as well as bottles. Comparable to rest. Bruxelles.

Thank JanMeulenbelt
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Over the years, I have experienced this lively place many times. The quality of the food depends on who the cook is. While this used to be a top restaurant with value for your money, the food is now become bland and with much less...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 2 November 2015

De Ark is off the beaten path, away from the noise and the crowds in Haarlem. The food is fantastic - we never tried a dish that we didn't absolutely love - and the bar offers a great selection of everything, from spirits to wine...More

Thank XCrun12345
Reviewed 12 September 2015

A golden oldie, this cafe-bar. Relaxed, informal, small. Always popular. You can come just to hang out, have a drink, but they also serve simple but good bar-food.

Thank Tangobabe1
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Good food. Excellent attention. Close to the center. Typical dutch atmosphere. You have to book in advance due always is full

Thank fga1964
Reviewed 4 July 2015

I had what turned out to be fried catfish (thanks to Google translate). It was tasty. Everything was good. The menu was regular comfort type foods. The service was friendly. We had no complaints.

Thank TJCarb
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Squeezed into three floors of an old building in the city center, de Ark offers many choices at reasonable prices--including vegetarian. The ground floor has an extensive bar and a few seats for diners, but most people choose to eat upstairs. In addition to the...More

1  Thank Vilaineriverwalker
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

The food is great and service was excellent. Good diverse menu of meat and fish and a vegetarian option. The food is inexpensive considering it is in central Haarlem. Time for serving can be a little long during busy times so don't be in a...More

Thank macire
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Once found the Ark is like a tardis ,3 floors to chose each with its own atmosphere, The food is excellent quality for the price and the choice is good.. Fresh veg, all steamed, the salads are great too!

Thank 540sal
Reviewed 19 February 2015

When you find the Ark , in a beautiful small street in the center of Haarlem, it looks tiny on the outside but its got 3 levels, the dark brown interior is very tipical ,very Dutch , but once upstairs there is large light area...More

Thank sallie f
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  • Address: Nieuw Heiligland 3, 2011 EM Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 23 531 1078
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