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Restaurant Elea

Herenstraat 83, 2282 BS Rijswijk, The Netherlands
+31 70 214 3860
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck” (3 reviews)
“surprise menu” (6 reviews)
“course dinner” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Herenstraat 83, 2282 BS Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Who would think that old Rijswijk can hide such a jewel?! The exquisite, Greek inspired cuisine is matched by a selection of very good winess and by a cosy and friendly atmosphere. While not in the low budget range, the prices are still affordable and...More

Thank GabrielM66
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

With friends we had a 5-course surprise menu including a 'wine surprise'. Except for the 5 courses we also got three amuses. Every course and amuse was a palet of different tastes. They all were surprises and they all matched perfectly. The wines were a...More

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We have visited this restaurant 2 times and both times it was a wonderful culinary experience. The food is AMAZING!!!! From the first to the last dish. Everything in each dish is carefully chosen, fresh ingredients, wonderful combinations. Words can't describe it. You just have...More

Thank evi_ole
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Another excellent visit to this delightful restaurant. This time chef Takis created another spectacular vegetarian 5 course meal for us. And it was again such a lovely surprise. The use of dolma, aubergine and zucchini in his meals. I hope he can forever continue with...More

Thank Sheroo_Singh
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with a number of colleagues. The service was friendly. As for the food too much mix of everything. While this can be enjoyable it's fine when it works well. Here the impression was a bit too much of everything drowned in...More

Thank Meyersson
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I had dinner with the family at Elea after a recommendation by friends of ours. The staff was quite helpful in finding a more suitable table, I find it annoying sitting next to the entrance. We had 4 dishes, consisting of octopus, ceviche, duck and...More

Thank Maikel J
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for dinner with business connections and had a great evening. Ordered 5 dishes but got 8 with the small surprises they served in between. Together with the splendid menu we got some very tasty greek wines which was quite affordable. Not cheap...More

Thank Stig M H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My co-worker found this restaurant on Trip Advisor and made the reservation. I was apprehensive of the "surprise" menu, but Our waitress Bebe did not disappoint us with the selections! She asked up front if there weee any allergies that the kitchen should be aware...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Visited Elea yesterday evening for the first time. We enjoyed a 6 course surprise menu! Every course was more delicious then the other, same for the accompanying wine. Superb combination of flavours and more then excellent service!

Thank mirjamrebel
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Why? Simply because only very few people in the world who can make a fully vegetarian meal so exciting, beautiful, tasty and delicious!!! Don't take my word for it. Just go and for the flavor of it, order vegetarian courses. 5 courses and each one...More

Thank Sheroo_Singh
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 63
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herenstraat 83, 2282 BS Rijswijk, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  Rijswijk
  • Phone Number: +31 70 214 3860
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