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De Betere Tijden

Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 589 2467
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited this cosy restaurant on friday night with my wife. She had burger and I had steak. The burger was very well seasoned, super tasty and the steak was just perfect, cooked to perfection. Honestly I was very surprised by quality of both dishes,...More

Thank Adam V
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The menu of the restoran is quite small, but it is doesn't matter. It was absolutely amazing dinner. Cozy atmosphere, good service, nice wine and wonderful main course. So glad to had an opportunity to visit this place.

Thank Elena R
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Going on a day trip to Groningen we visited the local tourist office for some tips on sightseeing and TripAdvisor for tips on food. We like fine dining but don't like to pay a fortune either. As it started to rain, we took shelter in...More

Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had a very nice evening with good food and an especially nice service. Even got interesting suggestions as to what we might do in this beautiful city. We will be back!

Thank 165KA_1966
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Cozy place and great atmosphere! Our waiter was very knowledgeable about the area and very friendly! The service was great, the food was fresh and the fries were very good!

Thank PatyPats
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Atmosphere and the service here was absolute top class. It might not be as "Professional" as you will find in a good Gourmet restaurant. But the enthusiasm, passion and Kindness you got from the waiters, was really worth the visit. The food was nothing...More

Thank Anders S
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Truly wecoming and friendly, with a great atmosphere, food is authentic, portions can be on the small side, but are delicious, the atmosphere here is local, and quitly buzzing, a really nice place in the day and evening, I enjoyed here, Hope this has been...More

Thank garylomas
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Cant complain about it - good food, good beer and the staff was super nice! If you want to spend a quality time in a nice atmosphere - this is your place!

Thank sszeri
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Service always very friendly and helpful. The food is good ant not too expensive, but there are other options if you really want to get spectacular food.

Thank RunTigerRun
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

11 of us descended upon Groningen for a MotoGP weekend. We wanted something traditionally Dutch. This place delivered and some!!! Melvin and the other staff gave great service and the food was fantastic. Every one of our party said they'd thoroughly enjoyed it. It's not...More

Thank 38overpar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 25
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gelkingestraat 21, 9711 NA Groningen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Groningen Province  >  Groningen
  • Phone Number: +31 50 589 2467
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Please feel free to stop by for a cup of coffee or a first drink! After that, De Betere Tijden offers a small menu, but with very different dishes. Everybody is able to find something that suits them here. Check out our menu! In the evening you may want to stop by for our lovely selection of wines, a very brought assortment of beers and all kinds of delicious snacks. It is also possible to visit us with groups!
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