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De Ark, Haarlem: 3 reviews and 2 photos

  De Ark is situated at a unique location
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Dutch and French food but daily specials as well, like Portugese stewed beaf.

They have food like entrecote, beef, a childrens menu (Euro 7,00 icl. dessert) and some vegetarian dishes. Salad, warm vegetables and French fries are served with all the dishes. You'll get enough food. It's not culinair food but it's just proper and very nice food.

Ask for bread with garlicbutter (kruidenboter) as a starter. The bread is warm and very crispy and the butter has a very special and delicious taste. (at about Euro 2,00)

The waitresses are friendly and they work fast.

The location of the restaurant is unique. It's in the old center of Haarlem near the Frans Hals museum. The interior is a bit like a bistro. There are two floors.

This location is also appropriate to visit with a group. Reservation recommended (beacause lot's of locals eat here)!!

A 3 course meal will cost you on average: Euro 20,00.

Favorite Dish: My favorite dish is Portugese stewed beef. All the food is in one plate. Small potatoes, unions, mushrooms and lots of soft stewed meat in a tasty (wine?)sauce.

This is one of the daily specials, so you have to be lucky to taste it. After you finished this dish you feel very full and satisfied. The daily specials are cheaper then the dishes on the regulair menu. This dish for example will cost you Euro 7,00.

Address: Nieuw Heiligland 3
Price Comparison: least expensive
Directions: From Houtplein walk towards Grote Houtstraat and turn right on Raamvest, continue on Gasthuisvest. Turn left at Groot Heiligland and left on Nieuw Heiligland. It's a bit hidden. If you can't find it just ask a local in the neighbourhoud. They'll know.
Phone: 023-5311078
Price: US$21-30
Rating: 3
Theme: Other
Website: http://www.restaurantdeark.nl/

Review Helpfulness: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Nov 27, 2003
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