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El Borne

Oudegracht aan de Werf 127, 3511 AL Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible19%
13 Sep 2016
“Ok for a weekday dinner with friends, staff is amazingly helpful”
7 Jun 2017
“Great Tapas, good service”
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Seafood
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Oudegracht aan de Werf 127, 3511 AL Utrecht, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 7 June 2017

A group of us ate here and on the recommendation of the friendly staff tried the two mixed Tapas options. Both had a good selection of different foods, and both were enjoyed by all. Staff very friendly and helpful, great location on the canal, thoroughly...More

Thank Mickg54
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great place for an friendly dinner with friends or family! Rich menu with lot of types of tapas!! To visit!!

Thank Elod B
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Terrible experience, service is poor, plates not clean. You need to ask twice to get ashtray. Also they don't serve tap water. the food was not bad but not good too. In conclusion I will avoid this place.

Thank bakencijus
Reviewed 16 April 2017

very poor restaurant. The location it is quite nice because you can eat neat the water, but the quality of the tapas was very low.

Thank Marcello N
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Poor restaurant, if you are considering to book a table/eat at El Borne restaurant I HIGHLY recommend you eat somewhere else! There are numberless restaurants in Utrecht city center… I suspect all of them are better. The food quantity was OK, however compared to the...More

Thank luuk2222
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is said to have the most authentic tapas in Utrecht. Don't know whether that's true. The food was nice, but not the top culinary experience I've ever had. The interior is lovely and a terrace at the canal is great of course when...More

Thank Martina_Emmy
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Place was a warehouse and those spaces have become a beautiful and original restaurant. Food is good and the service is the best.

Thank FABIAN D
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We went to "El Borne" quite casually. Beacuse in the centre there is a great number of places where you can eat. The atmosphere was right, typical Spanish. We wanted to taste spanish tapas (a little bit weird in hollad, but still...). A big problem,...More

Thank Josh_00
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

happened to stumbled upon that place with friends. nice location, nearby the canal. food was good, though way too little quantity and overpriced. plus, staff was not really friendly and seemed not to know what they were serving. must be a profitable business, as the...More

Thank Groningen1
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Went here using a groupon for a 3 course meal, with paella as the main. Sat by the waterfront right in the centre of Utrecht which is a prime location during the spring and summertime when the cafe culture really kicks off in Utrecht. Spinich...More

Thank Jason W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
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Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudegracht aan de Werf 127, 3511 AL Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht
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