Engel & Bengel is a cosy eetcafé with great lunches and dinners.
Prices are reasonable; a main course is € 15.50.
We: 5PM - Midnight
Th-Fr: 5PM - 1AM
Sa: 11AM - 3PM; 5PM - 1AM
Su: 5PM - Midnight
The Heeren op de Brink is a cosy place at the Brink square with a look onto the Waag building.
The café-restaurant offers great lunches and dinners and everything for in between.
On the menu are sandwiches, soups, pizza and 3 course dinners.
Tu-Th: 10AM - 1AM
Fr-Sa: 10AM - 4AM
Su: Noon - 1AM
Que Pasa? is a great BBQ restaurant where you can spend a cosy night with your friends.
There's a fix price for 2 hours unlimited eating and drinking. Tapas menu for € 27.50.
Tu: Only on appointment for groups of 10 people or more
We-Su: Noon - 11PM
The Dikke van Dale is named after the big dictionary of the Dutch language.
The historical building as been transformed into the grand café with much care and it's an protected landmark.
Inside you find the old book cases still filled with books, which gives some of the the rooms their unique character.
The central bar is a local meeting point and always busy and full of action.
Outside you can sit on the terrace and watch the traffic heading to or coming from the IJssel river ferry.
Inside, besides a drink you can enjoy the special seasonal menu's in one of the side rooms. One advice, make a reservation if you want to eat here.
Favorite Dish: Beenham met asperges.
Café De Buren van Schimmelpenninck is next doors to the house of birth of Grand pensionary Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck.
There are 6 different beers from the tap and an additional 25 different bottled kinds
The terrace has 80 seats.
Tu-We: 3PM - 2AM
Th: 3PM - 3AM
Fr: 3PM - 4AM
Sa: 2PM - 4AM
Su: 3PM - 2AM
Safak is a Turkish-Kurdish restaurant in one of the nice smaller in between straat in the inner city of Deventer.
It's located at a corner and the big windows provide a nice outdoor view.
The interior is warm with dark furniture and candlelight.
The restaurant is run by a family and during my visit I was happy to meet three generations.
On the menu are great starters like:
Their are several Main course options:
-Numerous meat menu's (Kebap)
-Yoghurt based menu
-Tomatoe based menu
-Specials like Karisik Izgara (Lamb)
-Several ice creams
Favorite Dish: Linzensoep - Kepal Special - Baklava
Café Floors started late 2011 as the successor of the wel-known Wapen van Overijssel.
Next to having a drink, you can have lunches and dinners here.
Popular is the daily dinner special "Wat de pot schaft" for just €9.50.
Mo-Th: 10AM - 9PM
Fr: 8AM - 10PM
Sa: 10AM - 10PM
Bierencafé De Heks is located near the Waag building in a building that already was an inn in 1300. De Heks has many beers; De Pyromaan is their home brewed beer, but the main beers come from Belgium.
There are beer tasting events; also to book for groups.
Mo-Th: 3PM - 2AM
Fr: 3PM - 3AM
Sa: 2PM - 3AM
Su: 3PM - 2AM
Ot & Sien is a child friendly pancakes restaurant serving great original Dutch pancakes.
Also soups, salads and other starters available.
The restaurant is housed in the former City Bank, a fantastic classic building from 1890.
Summer (April - October)
Tu-Su: Noon - 8:30PM
Winter (November - March)
Tu-Fr: 4:30PM - 8:30PM
Sa-Su: Noon - 8:30PM
A Taste of Honey is housed in a typical old city house with a hidden inner garden.
The food is fresh and the pies are famous.
But there are more goodies for you to discover!
In the eatery you will enjoy the old music coming from the jukebox and the paintings on the wall are from the local forger Van Meegeren.
Tu-Th: 11AM - 6PM
Fr: 10AM - 6PM
Sa: 9:30AM - 5PM
Su: 1PM - 5PM
De Vier Jaargetijden is a great restaurant at the Brink of Deventer.
The building is a classic Deventer house and the setting is wonderful.
Outside is a terrace; great for people watching.
Mo-Tu: 3PM - Midnight
We: 10AM - Midnight
Th-Sa: 10AM - 1AM
Su: 1PM - Midnight
Café De Waagschaal (named after the scales of the Waag building in front) is the oldest Deventer café. Besides having a drink, De Waagschaal offers lunches and plate service.
In 1979 the Waagschaal was moved to the present location, a former pharmacy and later vegetable store.
There are 70 seats inside and 80 on the terrace.
Mo-We: 9AM - 8PM
Th-Sa: 9AM - 1AM
Su: 10AM - 8PM
La Sardegna is a small Italian restaurant with good quality/price ratio. Don't mind the setting if you are out for a fast and good meal, La Sardegna is the place to go to.
Daily: 5PM - 10PM
The Volkshuis Deventer is an eatery where handicapped people work to integrate and participate in society. Each day 8 of them are coaches and guided to run the business.
On the menu are great pies, pancakes, sandwiches, salads and soups.
Furthermore there's tea, coffee and fresh juices.
On thursdays you can enjoy a simple but tasty dinner after 5:30PM.
Tu-We: 9:30AM - 5PM
Th: 9:30AM - 8PM
Fr-Sa: 9:30 - 5PM
JacKies NYC is a New York style restaurant with private dining rooms, a basement for parties and a common dining space at ground level. On the menu are steaks, hamburgers, sushi, lobster and oysters.
Daily: From 5PM