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De Houtoven

Emmastraat 22, 1211 NG Hilversum, The Netherlands
+31 (0)35 623 9994
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (39 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“wood oven” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Emmastraat 22, 1211 NG Hilversum, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am Italian and love eating a good pizza. Unfortunately this is not a good one. And the service is too relaxed with not even many tables to serve. Prices for this quality are too high. Am sorry :(

Thank marghebiro
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite take away pizza. Fresh ingrediënts,( Basil rucola etc ) dedicated staff and steaming hot wood oven pizza's . Also small great restaurant. Love the place.

Thank remi v
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a small cozy place perfect for comfort food. The pizzas are good, sized in two practical sizes, and the salads rich ad satisfying. Service is friendly and quick - as long as you treat them nicely too..;)

Thank BeBoman
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Used TA to decide where to go. This was close to the hotel I was staying. Got there and saw many locals waiting for orders they had place to take away. Many locals is always a good sign. Went in to get a table. The...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Not great at all. Tiny restaurant which looks very cozy, staff is incredibly slow and you have to ask about 30 times for a glass of water (but they don't forget the wine...) Pizzas were not bad, but way way too salty. The pesto that...More

Thank burgertrut
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Quality & taste are very good....highly recommended....still, the size vs. price is not proportional....I find it expensive honestly.

Thank TinchoArgento
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went here together with a colleague because it was close to the hotel and got good reviews on TripAdvisor. The things from the menu I wanted to order were no longer available but the pizza I ended up choosing was very good. I will definitely...More

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The restaurant is rather small, so making a reservation is a wise choice. The staff was very kind and took good care of us. The food, of course the most important part, was terrific. Would definitely come back for another go at one of their...More

Thank Gaston P
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Mixed feeling: atmosphere is nice, relaxed, and staff super friendly. Easy to park outside and convenient. However..... Pizza isn't yet up to the italian standard. The wood oven is a good starting point (otherwise we're not even talking about pizza, but something else...). The biggest...More

Thank Stefano A
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Pizzas were great, but in my opinion a little bit too expensive (€15 ish for a large pizza). Fantastic wine list though and well priced (€3.50 for most glasses). Slight improvement would be to add some starters to the menu, maybe just olives or antipasti...More

Thank Bitterballenbruid
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emmastraat 22, 1211 NG Hilversum, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Hilversum
  • Phone Number: +31 (0)35 623 9994
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