The Fiddler | Den Haag,
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The Fiddler
Good based on 34 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

Riviervismarkt 1
Den Haag, Netherlands 2513 AM [ print map ]
070 365 1955

fiddler.nl | facebook

Hours: Mon 17:00 - 01:00; Tue - Wed 12:00 - 01:00; Thu - Sat 12:00 - 02:00; Sun 12:00 - 01:00


Mayor: jmgreenuk (8) | Affiliated user(s) here MrPint | Taps: 16 | Bottles: 180+


The Fiddler

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Beer Available At The Fiddler (arranged by most recent)
Corsendonk Blanche 46, BrewDog IPA is Dead - Mandarina Bavaria 87, ABC Beers Haagse Harry Pogtah Bieah (Baltic Porter) 66, The Fiddler Redhead 35, The Fiddler Fuzzy Bear 43, The Fiddler Lionís Den 28, The Fiddler Sea Lionís IPA 41, BrewDog Dead Pony Pale Ale 91, Urthel SaisonniŤre 90, HasserŲder Premium Radler 5, 3 Fonteinen Oude Geuze 100, Corsendonk Tempelier 48, Vedett Extra Ordinary IPA 69, The Fiddler Black Mamba 45, Texels Bock Bier 78, The Fiddler Howling Wolf 2013- 39, Texels Springtij 50, The Fiddler Albino Fox 20, Jopen Johannieter 94, Texels Skuumkoppe 48
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34 reviews for The Fiddler
 Ambiance  76%
 Service  70%
 Selection  72%
 Food  61%
 Value  66%
 Overall  67%
 Rating  78%
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 10/20
3fourths  (1444) Boulder, Colorado | February 10, 2013
english brown bar feel. average british-style beer, one or two on cask. sports crowd watching television. never felt the need to go back after the first visit.
64
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
Boudicca  (949) London, England | October 12, 2013| Updated December 15, 2014
The Fiddler is a huge place in a prime location in the centre of Den Haag - a corner spot with large windows overlooking what I think of as a typically Dutch urban scene (a church, a cobbled street, tramlines, bicycles, geraniums and trees; only the canal was missing). It used to be a Firkin pub, possibly the only European one outside the UK. Itís still billed as an English pub and as these simulacrums of English / Irish / Scottish pubs go, itís not bad. Not unexpectedly, thereís a red telephone box; also a mannequin playing a double bass in a punt, a collection of wooden barrels and a little balcony set up for a small orchestra. You get the idea. They brew English style ales which are passable and thereís a very good bottle list as well as a fairly extensive food menu in English with Dutch translations. There was an advert for bar staff and we noticed that one of the requirements was fluency in both English and Dutch. (Last visited 25 September 2014).
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
BeerandBlues2  (816) San Diego, California | January 31, 2015
As I walked up to the entrance, loud sounds were permeating the walls and windows, but I continued inside. There are a few tables on the main level but when football (European that is) is on, those and the bar area are quite crowded. There is seating upstairs but no bar service until 8:00 PM. I loitered around a bit sampling various beers from the lengthy list (primarily Netherlands beers). As soon as a couple abandoned their small table I took it and continued on with my beers and then food. The food was fresh and I enjoyed the stuffed pepper alongside my beers. I tried a couple house beers and they were pretty good. The service was fairly prompt.
58
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 14/20
Sokolov  (677) Moscow, Russia | March 23, 2015
Cask ale specialists and good ones. 6 brews.
58
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 10/20
fiulijn  (670) Vancouver, British Columbia | July 15, 2013
It looks like what you expect from a (large) English pub, with a lot of wood (floors and walls, wallpaper, quite stinky, with pitiful toilets. Pleasant service. Their own beers are not very good, but at least they have a long bottle list.
68
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
rosenbergh  (590) Tampere, Finland | September 25, 2011
Nice interior, roomy and spacious. OK service. 7 taps: Jupiler, Hoegaarden, Franziskaner, Strongbow, Guinness, Hertog Jan and Palm. 113 bottles (says on the wall). No cask (at the moment). OK prices. Football on the big screen. Free Wi-Fi.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
sic1314  (478) Leiden, Netherlands | August 22, 2012
Hadnít been in here for over 4 years, what a change for the better. Back brewing again, and it tastes like somebody actually knows how to keep cask beer properly. Very impressive bottled beer range.
68
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
Brugmansia  (466) Jylland, Denmark | October 3, 2014
Visited in september 2014, with beery friends. Placed in the city center, rather easy to find. Huge place, lots of seatings, both inside and outside. They do samples ( very, very small ones ). The beers were not served in the best condition, but will give it a go another time, being in the area..
68
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 11/20
deanso  (361) the Hague, Netherlands | July 5, 2013
a decent selection of bottled beer with few surprises (yet). The selection keeps growing. They have 4 or 5 of their own beers on tap now.
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
JulienHuxley  (344) Trois-RiviŤres, Quebec | March 22, 2014
Very large place right next to the Grote Kerk downtown Den Haag. Typical English pub atmosphere, nice long bar and lots of seating. They serve their own beers, all English style ales on cask. They also have the typical macroís on tap and a 200+ long bottle list. The beers were OK, not stellar but Iíve had much worse. The prices for the food and for their own beers were average, didnít check the bottle list. Service was quite good, which was a nice plus. Iíd recommend it to travelers in town.

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