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Southern Cross

Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
+31 23 521 9992
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (6 reviews)
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
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International, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

On a regular basis we have dinner at Southern Cross in Heemstede, like last Saturday with friends. Again it was a fantastic experience, the consistency of the very high quality is remarkable: whether it is on a very busy Saturday or a quiet(er) day during...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Great, innovative dishes, with a wonderful selection. Other reviewers have noted that it can be noisy and we found that to be true- even with just four of us around the table. Service was very friendly but really slow- we didn’t care because we were...More

Thank annarbortraveler55
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We went there, in this rather noisy restaurant. It has a really atmosphere though noisy. The restaurant is frequenter a lot therefore a reservation is necessary. The servants are professional and aquinted. The menu is australian based though adapter to the European taste.

Thank Ch B
Reviewed 4 July 2018

You may be wondering why I am writing a review again, as I have written many reviews of Southern Cross over the years. It is my favourite restaurant in ''town''. I had made a reservation and on arrival, we were greeted by a friendly "nice...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Southern Cross is located in Heemstede, just outside the city center. This makes it an accessible location for any transport. The interior of this restaurant is modern and trendy designed with comfortable seatings. The menu has some unique Australian and other experimental courses to offer....More

Thank FabianvanGellekom
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The fish is the best thing they have on offer, I would recommend this to anyone who is in the area. Even if it’s for a quick bite to eat.

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We decided to try this restaurant thanks to the positive reviews and we were completely satisfied, the staff was kind and welcoming, the 5-course menu in February was very tasty and creative, and wines were just perfect

Thank MarcoStefania210608
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I've eaten here many times to celebrate birthdays and what not, and every time it is a treat. The menu is very tasty, with some very Australian dishes (kangaroo, ostrich or crocodile anyone?), always prepared to a very high standard. The wine selection is amazing....More

Thank Kea_Elisa
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We are very regular visitors of Southern Cross as it has a consistent high quality and an excellent price / quality ratio. So what was new or different from last time (two weeks ago): I can't think of anything. Well the choice of dishes was...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The dishes look beautiful and taste good. Price menu E35 and quality is good. Staff is nice and alert. My Smoked hake fish fillet with a dashi jelly, tofu creme tasted good. The braised leek accompanying the Wild barramundi from the plancha on a rice...More

Thank X10Amsterdam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zandvoortselaan 24, 2106 CP Heemstede, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Heemstede
  • Phone Number: +31 23 521 9992
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Australian chef Peter Edwards, together with his wife Natasja and their team have been serving Modern Australian Cuisine for over 14 years. Qualilty seasonal produce both local and imported are of utmost importance. We have long standing relationships with our suppliers to Ensure we get the products we require. Grainfed Black Angus from the Clare Valley, Kangaroo from Western N.S.W tot Hiramassa Kingfish from South Australia are just a few of the ingredients sourced from Australia. The menu is constantly evolving to take advantage of each ingrediënt in its prime. Guests are invited to choose from our 3-course a la carte menu or take a culinary trip through Australia enjoying our 5-course degustation menu. Together with our sommeliers we have individual tailor made wine pairings with our food. All wines we have imported ourselves or come from one of our specialists suppliers.
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