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Sampurna

Singel 498, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Rembrandtplein)
+31-020-625-3264
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Ranked #661 of 2,323 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $0 - $155
Cuisines: Indonesian
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Rembrandtplein
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English first
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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126 reviews 126 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 NEW

Sampurna is located on the Singel alongside the flower market. We wandered in for a regional meal in their outdoor eating area. There were four of us, and we ordered only two ristafels (rice, two different kinds of chicken, one beef, and many salads (the waitress said that one each could possibly be too much unless we were very big... More

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Washington,DC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Good Indonesian restaurant at the flower market. Small restaurant but service was excellent. All the staff was very friendly. Had the Celebs Rijstafel, was a good mix of food with some of it being on the spicy side, so the green beans, mango salad and shrimp chips as well as a beer help balance that. Good range of chicken, beef,... More

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Scotland
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162 reviews 162 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We were recommended to this restaurant by our hotel. Located by the flower market, this simple restaurant offers good and wholesome Indonesian food. Tables are plain, and there is some outside seating. Service was slick, and the lunch time menu fairly small, with satays, Nasi goreng, Indonesian rice table etc. Our food was beautifully presented and tasty and made with... More

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Geelong, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Very yummy indonesian food. When we ordered they gave good suggestions about what to order so we didn't double up. Just need a bit more proactive service, hard to catch their eye. We didn't even get offered a second drink.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

When visiting Amsterdam having diner at Sampurna is a must if you like Indonesian food. I went there twice this week and had two different 'rijsttafels'. Both were delicious! Reserving in advance is recommended.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We have been previously, located as it is by the flower market and a great place for eating before exploring the local night life. We had the vegetarian rijstafel, as my partner is vegan, and they made sure that the dishes all complied, which was excellent, and I ordered a dish of mixed satay so that I could get my... More

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London, UK
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70 reviews 70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I went here for one night after strolling along heading for a different. They provide you with some dips and crackers to start with so you can choose how hot you want your meal, which was very helpful. We had the sharing taster, rijstaffel, and went for the mild one. The food was very good, the service very friendly and... More

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Bad Sackingen, Germany
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Welcome to Amsterdam…a tourist trap. And this place supports it. Food average at best and service -3 stars. Will not go back to Sampurna but rather take my chances on another place offering rijstafel.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We visited Sampurna for an early dinner, which seemed to be a good idea as we did not have reservations. It is quite small and quickly filled. We shared one of their menu samplers and were not disappointed. This allows you to sample many differing dishes, a few of which we hadn't tried before. The food is interesting, inventive and... More

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Paris, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Accueil avec le sourire. Les serveuses prennent le temps d'expliquer. On commence avec des plats doux, puis épicés, puis plus Fort ! Nice Welcome. The waitresses explain you clearly, because You ll begin this soft meal, spicy meal and strong (finally) strong spicy meal

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