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Cafe Local

Markt 38, 6211 CK Maastricht, The Netherlands
+31 43 326 3855
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“bread” (3 reviews)
“small place” (3 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Dutch, Bar, European, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Markt 38, 6211 CK Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I ordered the carpaccio salade which was very delicious & I would absolutely recommend it. Unfortunately some people who joined me were not too impressed with their dishes, the “12-uurtje sjiek” was a disappointingly small portion. I should be noted though that the vast majority...More

Thank Roderik T
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Very well located, with a nice terracce and with very simple food. Don't expect elaborated dishes. They have mainly sandwiches which are tasty but nothing remarkable. The onion soup could be improved

Thank mmaripuri
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Went here for dinner before going to see Andre Rieu concert. Table reserved as requested, but there was still space available. Staff were great - ran through menu, which was all in Dutch, and had good bit of chatter. Food was excellent. Good beer choice....More

Thank welshboy007
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Last week we went here for the third time. The first two visits were ok; not bad but also not good. The third visit was bad. The staff was uninterested when we entered this bar. It was the waitress’s first day (I hope) because her...More

Thank alainl290
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

In my hometown on one of the nicest places in the center of town on the marketsquare. Nice ambiance and very good food with a local touch for a nice price.

Thank robertcoumans
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed beer there! Very kind stuff and not expensive. Also the view is beautiful and so crowded at night.

Thank DoraM1026
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

A great little cafe with excellent food. The view from inside is fantastic and gives a great panorama of the square.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Either I missed their resupply by 1 day or their cellar is rather small, but when I ordered any special brew (from the drinks menu) the waiter came back FIVE times to inform me that my selection wasn't there and I settled on a regular...More

Thank MrBrooking
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Coffee just amazing, like in Italy. Food as well, the had beautiful flamkuchen, what a taste (just don't take it as a meal as it is small, combined with beautiful soups they serve its a perfect match). Thank you, all recommendation.

Thank Ksenija M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

the place is in a really nice position, facing the place of Markt. the waitress was kind, but she didn't get which kind of beer I wanted. I had a home made hamburger: tasty! recommended

Thank eugeniaborgo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Dutch, Bar, European, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 38, 6211 CK Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Limburg Province  >  Maastricht
  • Phone Number: +31 43 326 3855
  • E-mail
Cafe Local, the name says it all: local location, local products, Maastricht people, but also the tourist will feel"local" here. To attentive service. In our respective accessible concept are price and quality; good food and drink at an affordable price. Dishes such as the Maastricht stew are musts. Come in for a nice meal or a drink at the bar, or enjoy the Sun on our terrace.
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