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Restaurant Woods

Haagweg 81, 2321 AA, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 522 2225
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“cod” (2 reviews)
“oysters” (2 reviews)
“chef's choice” (3 reviews)
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French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Haagweg 81, 2321 AA, Leiden, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very relaxing, as usually, at lunchtime at least, its not too busy and the waiters are excellent. You can actually have a normal conversation without having to shout, something which is almost impossible in the usual popular restaurants. .Of course the food...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Very nice restaurant with a beautiful dining room. Service is professional and efficient. we went for one of the menus...and everything was really good, nicely displayed and with good different textures in your mouth.I always like to have a view over the kitchen, and "Woods"...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We came here with our son who has previously been twice to celebrate a birthday. On his recommendation we went with four courses of the chef's choice. It was no problem to personalise the courses as I don't eat meat but my husband and son...More

Thank dizzyb3
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our group of 3 returned here after our first perfect off the cuff visit for a 21st birthday. Both times the staff have been very attentive explaining their menu which was chefs choice of food of 3/4 or 5 courses.There is an à la carte...More

Thank . G
Reviewed 11 October 2017

But not for the dinner we had. A quite formal welcome, followed by jolly greetings from our waiter of the day. For 100e a head we ad some oysters, 4 glasses, 4 courses, no coffee. One is to expect those to be quite good at...More

Thank wardtmar
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The service and the quality of food was good, but the portions were tiny and not worth the money paid. So we stayed hungry in the end of our lunch. Plus we paid 6.75 EUR for a bottle of water that is usually provided for...More

Thank Nadiia G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Attended a wedding reception here and the 5 course menu was absolutely delicious. Staff was kind, helpful and attentive as well.

Thank LebaneseCreole
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice dinner with colleagues. By the water, greeted with all the boats passing, sun shining till 10 pm, very nice food and just so relaxing!

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nestled on the bank of a picturesque yacht club on the waters edge, this little gem is a real treat. The beautiful trees surrounding the property in this quiet neighborhood give it so much character - hence the name 'The Woods'. As a family visit,...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Suggested by a work colleague and it did not disappoint. It's on the canal and has a pleasant feel about the place as soon as you walk in. The service, my goodness the staff is fantastic. Food was very good, nearly every course we had...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haagweg 81, 2321 AA, Leiden, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Leiden
  • Phone Number: +31 71 522 2225
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