We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Square

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , International
Grote Markt 10, 2011 RD Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 532 4531
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
All hours
Dutch, Bar, International, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Grote Markt 10, 2011 RD Haarlem, The Netherlands
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (69)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal of chicken sandwich and roasted chicken in a fun outside atmosphere on the town square. Friendly and helpful server. We highly recommend this spot!!

Thank karl f
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here in lovely Haarlem's square for a coffee first of all. We sat outside and enjoyed the peace and quiet after spending days in bustling Amsterdam. The coffee was great and cheap compared to Amsterdam prices. Later in the day we returned for...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Went here on a quiet Saturday evening, asked if it was okay if I took a table to work some on my laptop, enjoy a cup of tea. Asked for the Wifi password but they did not have yet, a colleague would come back to...More

Thank Eremie
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Good service and delicious food! Relaxing environment. The personel is attentious and kind. We were very satisfied.

Thank Luisa S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Grote markt is a great Dutch square with a village atmosphere & no crowds of tour groups We found The Square the ideal restaurant to experience an enjoyable lunch in the environs of the Markt

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My wife & I walked around the Square to look at the lunchtime menus and finally chose The Square. We were not disappointed. My wife choose the Dry Aged Hamburger with fries and salad. It was very good even though she had to leave most...More

Thank Baronscroft
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Cheap an not so cheerful. Staff did not communicate with each other and ended up in our entire order being delayed. Hopefully it was a one off for that. The toasties and chips (served at different times without a drink or cutlery) were below average....More

Thank emmathehut
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I popped into The Square for breakfast on my first morning. I expected toast with ham and cheese and got a cheese and ham toastie but it was good and the coffee was delicious.

Thank TheTheologian
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Go there in for lunc. the service was very friendly and ourfood was very simple and good. It was not expensive and lot of it.

1  Thank OHH-MHTH
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you love chicken and have a man sized appetite this is the place for you..excellent fries and garnish..all served in a cosy chic atmosphere by the pleasant staff.

1  Thank Eileen B
Nearby Restaurants
460 reviews
.07 km away
Grand Cafe Brinkmann
546 reviews
.08 km away
Tierney's Irish Pub & Restaurant
64 reviews
.08 km away
113 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Corrie ten Boom House
710 reviews
.12 km away
Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo)
695 reviews
.11 km away
Grote Markt
840 reviews
.04 km away
De Hallen Haarlem
68 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Square staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, International, European
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Markt 10, 2011 RD Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 532 4531
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing