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Vooraf en Toe

) #84 of 241 Restaurants in Leiden $$ - $$$ , Cafe, Soups
Botermarkt 9 | 2311 EM, 2311 EM, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
19 Apr 2017
“Terrific breakfast”
15 Nov 2015
“Good cake!”
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
Dutch, Cafe, Soups, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Botermarkt 9 | 2311 EM, 2311 EM, Leiden, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Restaurant on the canal in Leiden. Croque Madame was terrific. Very friendly nice waitstaff. Locally popular.

Thank bigjimcape
Reviewed 15 November 2015

A mish mash of everything to decorate, mixed signals on level of quality, service etc. at an average price level. I had coffe and a good conversation, followed by even better cake, more coffee and brighter conversation. What more could one wish for on an...More

Thank wardtmar
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

This cafe has good outside space alongside one of Leiden's many rivers and canals. We found the menu, service and food to be fairly basic. We both had two different types of cheese salads that came served in a bowl and smothered in and unappealing...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Vooraf en Toe is often crowded on the weekends but it's a nice spot for lunch or a cup of joe. As its wonderful sign in its main room says,

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Late lunch with my dearest. Simple toast with grilled cheese and ham. Plus a nice sandwich with avocado and other veggies. Two cappuccini made thi a perfect lunch for two in a very traditional pub. Nothing special but just such a nice laid back atmosphere.

Thank HubertJoep
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Nice pace, more a cafe with all kinds of sandwiches. Once or twice a week it's possible to have dinner. It's no "grande cuisine" but it's made with attention and served for a good price. I like to go there because they are always friendly.

Thank 7,300
Reviewed 23 October 2014

A very nice place, along on e of the canals but for some reason it was not as crowded as the other places where we tried to enter and could find a place. We had a terrific tomato soup and kangaroo meat (I know, it's...More

Thank LepoLepoLepo
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Nice coffees, good soups and sandwiches. Really nice location, centrally located. Great place for brunch.

Thank Yvonne O
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Went here for a Saturday lunch as this was the only place around with available seating. The atmosphere inside is artistic/ intellectual. It seems a nice place to read a paper or a book. I ordered a sandwich, my sister had the avocado salad. We...More

Thank Amsterdamster
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Let's go to 'our favorite cafe' we say - and that's what we call it. Friendly and small, has renovated to get bigger & nicer a few yrs ago. Nice people. Great coffee. Relaxing. Great place to hang out, right at the Sat & Weds...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Botermarkt 9 | 2311 EM, 2311 EM, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
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