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Restaurant La Forca

Frankestraat 19, 2011 HT Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 532 2500
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Frankestraat 19, 2011 HT Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Missed salad/veggies, so went for Italian for lunch. Bread, salad and lovely pasta presented in a tart crust. Service was awesome! And great value for quality food.

Thank TangueraSF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed an evening here with friends. Italian food served is good and the menu is somewhat different from most Italian restaurants (which I think is a good thing). Service turned out to be friendly and efficient. Restaurant was quite busy and in that case the...More

Thank mrs7777
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

My family and a friend visited the restaurant at 19.30. The restauramt was quiet, we waited over half an hour to get a menu, when we asked for one the waitress was extremely rude, telling us we had just walked in and "if we asked...More

Thank Ross W
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Unable to review the food. Took 40 minutes to get a menu. When asked for a menu staff screamed in my face I was rude. Took further 15 minutes to get drunk bill to leave.

Thank Suzie K
Reviewed 6 May 2017

One of the best restaurants in Haarlem. The food is delicious and very nice presented. The staff were friendly and welcoming. The service it a bit slow but the food compensate for the waiting.

Thank Iris2Israel
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended, real Italian kitchen, personal touch, affordable prizes. The dorado in salt is top.

Thank Dauban M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We took the #300 bus from A-dam Schiphol Airport to Haarlem to visit the Frans Hals Museum for the day. We spent longer in Haarlem than we had intended and found ourselves looking for somewhere to eat. Our first choice was an Indonesian restaurant but...More

Thank jdc8mbc
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Cozy restaurant with great staff and service and even more amazing food. It's defenetly one of the best restaurants you can step in.

Thank Felipe M
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We visited La Forca on January 2nd expecting a quiet evening. Ironically the management had been expecting a similar scenario. It was packed and of course they were very short staffed. We were fortunate that the young waitress made sure we were kept up to...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch with our 2 kids ( 9 and 2 yr old). We had a warm welcome. The quality of food was perfect (good products in line with high Italian standard) just to say that the restaurant is more suitable for adults...More

Thank A P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frankestraat 19, 2011 HT Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 23 532 2500
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