Bisque de homard
Lobster soup with lobster tartare and a foam of coconut, served with rouille .........17,70
Côtes de boeuf for two 600gr
Roasted tomahawk steak with Provençal vegetables with a sauce of your choice (red wine port sauce or armagnac sauce .........89
Joue de veau
Veal cheek confit with structures of celeriac, potato mousseline and a red wine sauce .........29
Linguines de mer
Linguine with fennel, confit tomato, fried prawn and shellfish sauce .........24,40

Bistro Francis – Restaurant Valkenburg

Let yourself be transported to the heart of French cuisine. The hotspot for a refined lunch, dinner, or to start your morning fresh with a delightful breakfast. An all-day dining bistro where classic and modern merge. Relaxed dining in a luxurious and comfortable setting. Taste the flavors we have carefully curated for your pleasure. Each dish tells a story celebrating the art of gastronomy.

Reserve your spot and experience it for yourself during your visit.

Hotel Kint – Valkenburg

Experience the heavenly elegance of boutique Hotel Kint. A reborn monastery in the bustling town of Valkenburg. Discover the perfect harmony between modern comfort and historical charm, where every detail is carefully crafted.

Situated in the heart of Hotel Kint is our elegant restaurant, Bistro Francis. Let yourself be taken on a culinary journey in our bistro, which is open all day, where we passionately create a creative interpretation of traditional dishes. Enjoy the perfect blend of classic French cuisine with a modern twist.

Dine at Bistro Francis and drift away at Hotel Kint, a monumental boutique hotel for everyone.

Private dining

Welcome to Bistro Francis, where we would love to take you on a culinary journey into the heart of French cuisine. Whether you are celebrating an intimate family reunion, an important business meeting or a festive occasion, at Bistro Francis we offer the perfect setting for an unforgettable experience.

For those looking for more privacy, we offer a separate private dining room. This exclusive setting is perfect for group dinners or can even be combined with business meetings and presentations. Our dedicated team ensures that every detail is taken care of, so that you and your guests can enjoy delicious dishes in a stylish ambience.

Interested in private dining or group dinners? Contact us at

*For a party of 7 or more, we serve a pre-arranged menu.

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General info

If you have dietary requirements, such as an intolerance or allergy, please mention this when making the reservation. When booking online, you can mention this in the ‘dietary requirements, allergies or other comments’ box.

The menu information we provide should not be regarded as any kind of guarantee. You should assess the level of risk based on your personal circumstances before eating our dishes.

You are welcome to bring your own wine that is not on our wine list. The corkage fee is €30 per 750ml bottle.

For parties of five people or more and during busy periods, we ask for a credit card guarantee when booking. We do this to avoid no-shows and not have to disappoint guests unnecessarily. The cancellation policy and no-show fee are listed in the booking confirmation.

We do not serve alcohol if you are under 18 or cannot identify yourself at the request of one of our staff members. Not even if you are with your parents or accompanied by an adult.

Our restaurant is completely non-smoking, but smoking is allowed on the terrace.

If you do not notify us of a cancellation, a fee will be charged to your credit card. The amount of this fee is stated in your booking confirmation.

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday
08:00 – 11:00

Thursday to Sunday
12.00 – 15.00

Bites                                                                                                                                                              Thursday to Sunday from 12.00 to 21.00

Thursday to Sunday
18.00 – 21.00.

The bar is open Monday to Wednesday until 23:00 and Thursday to Sunday until 00:00. (last round at 23.45)


Please do, we cannot guarantee a table without a reservation. Waiting at the bar is of course always allowed!

Pets are not allowed in the restaurant. On the terrace they are. There we have a nice bowl of water for the dog.

We appreciate it if you inform us of any changes in good time. If this does not happen or on the day of booking, we cannot guarantee your change.

Please contact us via

We will contact you by email, text or phone to reconfirm the reservation. We reserve the right to cancel your reservation if we do not receive reconfirmation.

Please contact us if you arrive late. If you do not notify us, we may release your table after 20 minutes

Of course, we take your preferences into account, however, a specific tables or location preference can never be guaranteed. This also applies to our terrace.

If you wish to book private dining, please contact us at

For groups, we can reserve private dining with a timely request. Any other requirements, a special occasion or would you like to book the entire restaurant? Then please contact us at

Bistro Francis is located in Valkenburg in the beautiful Hotel Kint. For directions, keep to Oosterweg 5 and park in the car park opposite the hotel or in the Oosterweg 18 car park.

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