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Restaurant ML

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Kleine Houtstraat 70, 2011 DR Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 534 5343
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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The Netherlands
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232 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Given the big group we had, we booked the separate dining room on the first floor of the restaurant. We were welcomed with a drink in an informal setting. The set menu we booked upfront was excellent as were the wines that came along with the menu. The service had the right touch / balance of formal/informal and was very... More 

Thank Tamaragw
Ilkley, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I have eaten at ML for many years, beginning with their small restaurant near Kerkplein. Been there with customers, colleagues and close friends. Delighted in them getting a Michelin star. Last night I returned with an old friend after five years absence. The cooking, the service - out of this world. A big step up from what was already a... More 

Thank Jens S
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I had dinner here.Reception was friendly and professional. We had a table in a corner, from where we had a view of part of the restaurant,which had a great atmosphere. We ordered a 6 course dinner, which we think most patrons of this restaurant do, mostly because the " a la carte" possiblities are practically the same.... More 

Thank Dutchrob01
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

the best dinner i have had in haarlem so far! It is a rare treat that every bit of a 6 course dinner is of equal superb quality and harmony. chapeau! I can mention everything we ate and loved. You can also just go there

Thank JeannieLa
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

All courses were just fantastic. The meat was unbelievably tender. I like the small portions, you just enjoy the taste more. Will definetly return.

Thank TaruGina
Zandvoort, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my boyfriend. We both loved the warm and relaxed atmosphere, though I expected the customers would bother to dress a bit fancier in such a restaurant. There were people sitting in their jogging pants and sneakers, ruins the atmosphere a bit. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. They explain everything they bring you... More 

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Halden, Norway
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Rather uninteresting food, and not worth a m.star. Some of the crossover attempts really didn't work. Generally good, but nothing to write home about. We also had a bad experience with the booking.

Thank Marte N
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108 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

It was meant to be a birthday present to our daughter and that is what it came out to be. A great birthday present. One of those presents that you will always remember and the memory of which will always bring warm feelings of joy and happiness. They do know how to cook and they really have a way to... More 

Thank haro
Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

We enjoyed a celebration dinner at ML. The restaurant has a warm and welcoming atmosphere and weather permitting one can enjoy dining alfresco in a lovely courtyard. They chef accommodated a glutenfree variation of his menu, which was great! We all enjoyed the selection of dishes in the chef's menu, they were delicate and wonderfully presented. With the exception of... More 

Thank 314Ko
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

The restaurant is based in one of the many historical buildings in the lovely city of Haarlem. Not as formal as we expected it to be, same goes for the service, pretty relaxed but very smooth. We've enjoyed a six course meal, all smaller bites but all together more than enough... highlight for me was the Snickers 2016 dessert which... More 

Thank Erikthelion

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Dutch, European, French, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kleine Houtstraat 70, 2011 DR Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 534 5343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?