Seasonal (à la carte) dishes or cozy family buffets

The Garden restaurant has a renowned cuisine and offers a choice of numerous national and international specialties. Every day we offer an international breakfast buffet, an à la carte lunch menu and a wide choice from the evening menu. During weekends and holidays we offer special themed buffets.

Children enjoy free use of the Jungle club with ball pit, slide, games, table tennis and games consoles. In summer you can enjoy your meal or drink on our spacious sunny terrace.


Our extensive breakfast with a wide range of fresh bread, juices, yoghurs, cereals, fruit, meat, cheeses, fish and hot dishes will be served on a daily basis. There are more than 115 items to choose from! 

There is no better way to start the day than with an excellent breakfast served with a smile! We use four principles to be sure of the satisfaction of our guests:

  • Quality
  • Service
  • Large range of products
  • Value for money

Do you prefer to enjoy your brekafast in the privacy of your hotel room? Our roomservice would love to serve a continental breakfast on your room on request.

Opening hours 

 Breakfast   Monday to Friday   Saturday and Sunday   Price per adult 

 January - June

September - December 

 06.30 - 10.00 hrs   07.00 - 11.00 hrs   € 19,95  
 July and August   06.30 - 10.30 hrs   07.00 - 11.00 hrs   € 19,95  


  • Children up to 12 years free, conditions of the Kids eat free offer apply.



For a diverse lunch you can choose from our à la carte lunch menu. For the business traveler, hotel guest or business meeting, we offer a wide variety of soups, salads, sandwiches, side dishes, desserts and vegetarian dishes. Every season our chef creates a special menu with seasonal foods.

We would like to welcome you at our lunch on Monday to Friday from 12:00 to 17:00 hours.

Curious? Download our à la carte lunch menu here.


From Monday to Friday we offer vegetarian, healthy and international dishes on our à la carte menu in the Garden restaurant. The cozy atmosphere of this large courtyard is an inviting experience for both business as well as families who are enjoying their holiday at our hotel. Please take a look at our special themed buffets.

Every Friday we serve a Mediterranean buffet, a delicious buffet with a mix from various South European dishes.

On Saturdays and Sundays we offer a popular Holiday Inn Family Buffet for the whole family. During this dinner you can choose from a wide variety of international dishes. 

Opening hours

 Dinner    Monday to Friday   Friday 

 Saturday and Sunday 


 18.00 - 21.30 hrs   18.00 - 21.30 hrs   17.00 - 21.00 hrs 
 menu   à la carte menu   Mediterranean buffet & à la carte 

 Holiday Inn Familiy buffet & à la carte 

 rates   from € 15,50 main dish   € 29,95 / halfboard guests € 25,00 per adult* 

 € 29,95 / € 25,00 per adult* 

* This rate only applies when booked during your reservation or check-in. Otherwise € 29,95 per adult.

Kids Eat Free!

For our youngest guests (up to 12 years old) we offer a free choice from our breakfast-, lunch-, dinner and weekend buffet. At Holiday Inn Leiden we want to make sure that you and your family eat well while on vacation without breaking the bank. Our meals are freshly prepared with the same care you are used to at home. The following conditions are applicable:

  • when staying overnight, children up to the age of 12 years enjoy a free breakfast, lunch or dinner
  • maximum of 1 child per paying adult
  • the children eat from the children's menu (or buffet)
  • the adults have to make use of breakfast and lunch or at least one main course during dinner, depending on what is applicable

The Kids Eat Free program can not be used in combination with other discounts, except for halfboard. During the summer holiday there are free activities for kids like making your own ice cream, decorating a chef's hat, drinking kids cocktails etc.

N.B. Packages may have different rates because of the extras included in the package.