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Oudt Leyden

Steenstraat 49, 2312 BV, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 513 3144
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (156 reviews)
“poffertjes” (7 reviews)
“dutch pancake” (4 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Steenstraat 49, 2312 BV, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Go to the trouble and visit this pancake house. You will not regret it. Pancakes with a large variety of toppings. You might find it difficult to choose between the sweet or the savoury.

Thank Derica2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am very disappointed. Found this restaurant in Trip advisor with good reviews. However after visiting it, I have to stay a bad review. We got a table next to the door, and because other clients was coming in and out it was really cold...More

Thank Greta C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a nice selection of savory and sweet pancakes with generous topping sizes also the pancakes are huge but will fill any size appetite. This is a restaurant I can strongly recomend and will defentaly be returning

Thank DutchTravelar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pancakes are huge, great tasting, and have generous toppings. Service was good despite large groups visiting at the same time each time we were there. We loved the place so much we came back for lunch the next day.

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 6 December 2017

When I used to study this was the perfect location to meet new people and celebrate Uni Success! (as the dutch would say :). Crepes taste just awesome and the place is cozy and quiet :)

Thank Giorgia R
Reviewed 25 November 2017

If we want to go for a Dutch pancake, this is our favorite place. Great variety, superb service, kids are welcome. Pancakes are huge and very tasty! You can choose from a huge variety or just improvise yourself.

Thank Ilya B
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I only have a short study visit in Leiden for three months, but this restaurant has always become my personal favourite. :) Oudt Leyden has always provided nothing but good service and good food throughout my visits. They are famous with their pancakes (which cannot...More

Thank Maria Satya P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very authentic Dutch restaurant in a very lovely university town, the beer choice was good, the savoury pancakes are very big, nice and filling. We will be back!

Thank Wothorpe
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The place is really cosy and has a super friendly staff. I recommend it for a once in a lifetime pancake experience :)

Thank Adriana A
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Good pancakes and a rich choice In a semi orginal environment Oudt Leyden has been serving pancakes as long as I can remember. Albeit it is not haute cuisine, you need to have certain experience to make them and have the right compositions on your...More

Thank Charles S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Steenstraat 49, 2312 BV, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 513 3144
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