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De Beren Rotterdam-Centrum

$$ - $$$, , European
Karel Doormanstraat 300 | Theatre Square, 3012 GP Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 412 4741
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good28%
  • Average38%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“ribs” (9 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
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Dutch, Bar, European, Grill
$$ - $$$
Karel Doormanstraat 300 | Theatre Square, 3012 GP Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous little restaurant. Food was superb. Only had a salad and it was so tasty. Great value too. If we return to Rotterdam, we will defiantly be eating here again.

Thank Deirdre C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

When we were there last year it was called Billy Bear and one of our most visited eateries, but since name change it hasn't the atmosphere. The food not too bad but it is lacking hospitality...

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

In a cold Sunday afternoon we decided to enter one of the pubs in Rotterdam to drink something hot and eventually eat something. We entered de Beren and we saw some empty tables. In some of the other tables, people were just drinking. In a...More

Thank stefvot
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Had great NZ lamb ribs with corn on the cob and baked potato. Was soooo good! May come back to Rotterdam next time we are craving some good lamb. Just needed a little mint sauce but that is hard to find here. Our waitress was...More

Thank Fodinette
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Chaotic but friendly service. Food wasn't bad, wasn't spectacular either. Some combinations didn't really work. Wait staff was friendly, stressed and forgetful. Wouldn't recommend, wouldn't return.

Thank Nai-Ine
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have read the reviews on here and cannot believe it's the same place. I was eating alone and was given very friendly service with great waiting staff. It was Tuesday so had unlimited Chicken Satay which was excellent. Salad was like a coleslaw without...More

Thank mikemoulds
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Walking around Schouwburg area of Rotterdam looking for a place to have a beer and some food. Decided on De Beren and it served its purpose. Large mugs of beer and pub food that was good. The outdoor seating could have been a bit more...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We were with a group of 20+ which never is a good thing for quality dining. I must join most other reviewers in that the service was not the best, however some of the staff were really trying to stand out. The menu and the...More

Thank Go3
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Really bad service! No smiling face, no efficiency at all! You have to wait at least one hour for food. The worst restaurant ever!

Thank 韵嘉 梁
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Dinner was nice, burger was good but it wasn't the best I have ever eaten. Chicken wings good and spicy. Service was ok, but waitress missed our table couple of times.

Thank Paweł M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Dutch, Bar, European, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karel Doormanstraat 300 | Theatre Square, 3012 GP Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rotterdam>  > Cool
  • Neighbourhood: Cool
  • Phone Number: +31 10 412 4741
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De Beren Rotterdam Centrum is located at the Theatre Square in the heart of Rotterdam. This makes it the ideal location for lunch during a shopping trip or dinner before going to the cinema. In the summer months you can enjoy our dishes on the large and lovely terrace.
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