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de Schaapsbel

Beestenmarkt, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 512 4650
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“poffertjes” (3 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Beestenmarkt, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Visited a few days ago with a few family from abroad. We ordered two plates of poffertjes, one basic with just the butter and sugar and the other with warm cherries and whipped cream. The cherries and whipped cream one ead finished before I could...More

Thank Gabriel C
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Hi The service was ok The salt dishes where not the best one The sweat one was good We finished our meals at McDonald's the next shop

Thank Henrik K
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I visited the restaurant with my family after a long Sunday walk in the city center. We sat down outside, approximately two third of the tables were occupied. After waiting 20 minutes I could finally make eye contact with one of the waitresses, she came...More

Thank frufru_ca
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

First of all, there is no air to breathe inside, the kitchen is open and the ventilation is simply off. Not only we were sitting there and suffocating with the smell of frying from the kitchen, but also after leaving the place all the clothes...More

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Visited on a Saturday morning in late September; after waiting 30 minutes to be served my wife went in to order. Discovered they had two people serving one who was learning and could take and deliver one order at a time and the other who...More

Thank wheelchairmike
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This was a lovely pancake restaurant near one of the main canals in Leiden and right next to the departure point for the canal boat trips. On the day we went there they did have a few problems in the kitchen, so food service was...More

Thank LeeCary
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is one of the best eateries in the whole of Leiden! They have the most amazing pancakes with a variety of fillings. Their technique makes it taste almost like a pizza and is absolutely delicious. And the best of all - they offer a...More

Thank Faansie T
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We finished work and just wanted something simple to eat without having to visit a formal restaurant. You don't have walk very far in charming Leiden old town as you are surrounded by choices of cafés, eateries and restaurants. The choices a are plentiful. As...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A great, central location to enjoy the traditional Dutch pancakes. Freshly made, hot and tasty with plenty of suggestions to choose from. Combine with a cold drink from the extensive menu and you've got a good hour to relax, take in the views, enjoy the...More

Thank Vicky E
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Dutch pancakes served about 50 different ways! Large outdoor area with great atmosphere. Menus in Dutch and English. Our waitress was very kind and helpful.

Thank Holland04
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beestenmarkt, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 512 4650
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