We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Kerkstraat 30, 5611 GK Eindhoven, The Netherlands
+31 40 243 4114
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“netherlands” (5 reviews)
European, Mediterranean, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kerkstraat 30, 5611 GK Eindhoven, The Netherlands
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (143)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved visiting Cooks! The place is really great, calm and relaxing, the people working are very nice and the food is really tasty. Had the "cod with prawn cracker coating" & "potatoe wedges, garlic, rosemary" and tasted really nice! Probably will return some day.

Thank Tiago D
Erik v, Manager at Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Tiago, Thank you kindly for your review. We appreciate to hear you enjoyed your meal, and we hope to welcome you back in the future! Kind regards, Erik

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I stumbled across this restaurant by accident - we were on our way to another restaurant further away when it started hailing. I’m glad we did: we had a lovely evening! I had the cod and the spaghetti with a chocolate cake...More

Thank Heather B
Erik v, Manager at Cooks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Heather, Thank you for your amazing review. I put it through to Anja and we are both glad you had a good time. Hope to see you agai in the future! Kind regards, Erik

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

A quaint little place near to Catherina church. Bit expensive kind and it's a good place for fine dining. The place is small like any other place in Netherlands and has only few seatings and can be crowded especially on weekends. Nice food and 'Lekker'....More

Thank Seena_Joy
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We had dinner during Glow, so many people in Eindhoven looking for food. Enough choice for our company (meat, fish, vegetarian) and we nearly forgot the time. Tasty beers and wine.

Thank Anton_PUM
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Unfortunately I'm very disappointed after having a dinner in this place. First of all, the staff was not too friendly but it wouldn't have been a big issue if that was the only thing. We (four persons) ordered starters and main courses. After 30 minutes...More

Thank Ola T
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Small and friendly place and our food was excellent. Lucky to get in as its gets very busy. Nice and friendly staff and we were well looked after all evening. Not a large selection on the menu but definitely enough choice for us. Good wines...More

Thank gchc_11
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Nice meal. very friendly place. good value to dine in. We were three and all were happy with the foods. can be a bit noisy as tables are close to each other but together with everything, this use of limited space also presents a warn...More

Thank Ozgur B
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Went here with a party of 6. Everyone had a great meal. Some of us had a kind of tapas. 4 small tapas-size dishes en some of us ordered the Ribroast. Nice meal! They allso have some local "Van Moll" beers. They are recommendable. Had...More

Thank Thijsmail
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

This is a Nice no nonsense restaurant with kind staff. Someone mixed up our reservation and they did everything they could to get us seated. The food was good and the choice great, lots of choice meat, fish and veggie. The atmosphere is good, but...More

Thank Hannekejag
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Eindhoven. Good menu and a good atmosphere. Not too fancy...just down to earth and good food.

Thank rikstaals
Nearby HotelsSee all 26 hotels in Eindhoven
Boutique Hotel Glow
247 reviews
.08 km away
Boutique Hotel Lumiere
279 reviews
.10 km away
Queen Hotel Cafe Restaurant
360 reviews
.27 km away
Crown Inn
240 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Restaurants
254 reviews
.04 km away
167 reviews
.04 km away
Meneer De Boer
172 reviews
.08 km away
De Burger
377 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
310 reviews
.07 km away
46 reviews
.22 km away
72 reviews
.24 km away
Holland Casino Eindhoven
71 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cooks staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kerkstraat 30, 5611 GK Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Brabant Province  >  Eindhoven>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 40 243 4114
  • E-mail
In the midst of the city centre of Eindhoven, near the Catharina church, is the cosy Eetcafe Cooks. Ever since 1999, we serve a mix of homemade tapas and a la carte dishes. A must go-to for meat and fish lovers and ample room for vegetarians. In addition, there is enough choice to share. Take a look on our website and contact us in case you have any questions or you would like to reserve a table. See you soon!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing