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Gewoon Gouds

$$ - $$$, , European
Markt 42-44, Gouda, The Netherlands
+31 182 529 216
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“cheese soup” (7 reviews)
“schnitzel” (2 reviews)
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Dutch, Bar, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Markt 42-44, Gouda, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent the last month in Gouda and have been to ‘Gewoon Gouds’ many times while we have been here. There are usually three or four cafes open at night in the main market square and this place has the best atmosphere. It is...More

Thank lynette91
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fab place to meet up with friends and watch the world pass by. Had the trio Gouda cheese lunch, soup, croquettes, sandwich, it was amazing

Thank honolulu50
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My wife and I enjoyed lunch here so much that we returned the following day. Joost, (the Maitre d') seems to be the only such executive at any of the restaurants surrounding Markt square. He literally comes out into the street to drag people into...More

Thank Ynot R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visited Gouda while in Holland and ended up stopping here for lunch, the outside seating is nice with heat and blankets if you need them. The lunch menu has a good variety of food and snacks hot drinks and smoothies. We had the cheese...More

Thank jembleton
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I visited here on a busy Saturday evening with friends and I couldn't fault it. The location is ideal, the services was good considering every table was full and the food was great too! There are lots of choices so perfect for everyone.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

The location is great, in the middle of Gouda center and very close to church. The service is on average, we were there for spareribs- the food was terrible. Spareribs looks pretty dry, look like being pre-cooked and parked there for long time, not fresh...More

Thank susiechen11
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We've been there on a dinner time. Only one table was free and we're so lucky :-) Personal staff very friendly and helpful. We've been with child, one moment ago we got special chair for her and crayons for draw (without ask). Food delicious, I...More

Thank 321jac
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying over in Leiden but felt a trip to Gouda was a must. To buy cheese there just sounded so fun. We had lunch here as it is right in the town square. We had a couple great local beers and really good...More

Thank riverhouse103
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, staff very friendly and helpful(spoke English) reasonably priced for tourist area. Great selection of cakes. Fabulously positioned in Gouda centre.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My dinner, a seafood pot dish, was delicious and priced quite reasonably. The restaurant is located right on Gouda's Markt, the heart of town, and sitting on the terras you have a nice view of the marketplace and its fabulous City Hall (Raadhuis). The terras...More

Thank sjman41
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 42-44, Gouda, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Gouda
  • Phone Number: +31 182 529 216
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