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Bussia

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Reestraat 28-32, 1016DN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 627 8794
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6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 369
    Excellent
  • 98
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
From Bussia with love

Liked quality of ingredients, cooked to perfection, great table service. The chef's pre-taste appetizer was a savory delight, a welcome surprise.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Liked quality of ingredients, cooked to perfection, great table service. The chef's pre-taste appetizer was a savory delight, a welcome surprise.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed the four course dinner. Served great gluten free options with Risotto instead of pasta. The best gluten free bread I have ever tasted

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Panama City, Panama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This restaurant is very elegant, service really good and amazing food. You need to choose which menu you prefer between three kinds with different courses. We choose one with 4 plates and another one with 6. Every dish was made with so much care, delicious flavor and all them made with perfect ingredients! We really recommend!!!

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Amsterdam
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I went to this restaurant with colleagues. We celebrated the farewell of two very classy Italian ladies who totally approved this place. This place passes the authenticity test ;-) Pros - We got a several course menu, all the dishes were wonderfully prepared and served. - Wine menu - best in class. - Service was more than outstanding. I think... More 

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Aspley Guise, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

All the dishes looked exquisite but the only course of 5 to be very good was dessert. All the other courses were unerflavourd and disappointing - the recommended valpollicella was also no more than average

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Manila, Philippines
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We are now planning to come back to Amsterdam same time next year and this restaurant influenced that thinking - a lot! Pricey, yes but its our anniversary and the wine selection had something to do with that. I had the 4-course which included rabbit ravioli and corvina. Succulent! You could tell that ingredients are very fresh. My wife had... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Not a typical Italian, if you are looking for the usual pasta and sauces then this if not for you. If you appreciate great food , service and a great night out then this is the One! We had the taster menu for €49 each which is not the cheapest but is great value. Food is excellent and the flavours... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Very nice restaurant in the heart of Amsterdam, extra ordinery friendly service!! The menus are beautiful to looked and as well very tasty.. I found the dishes little over created... But I loved the evening and would come again for sure!! I didn't mind to show my appreciation with leaving much more money for the great service then usual. Very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I will keep this short.... I have eaten in some of the best places there are.. Bussia completely blew me away! Food was stunning, wine was beautiful, service was excellent and to top it off the Kitchen is open so you can see all of the action. So in short.... I will return to Bussia every time i visit Amsterdam!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

It's a shame when they try to reinvent a classic cuisine like Italian. It has taken thousands of years to get right, so why change a winning formula. Small portions with multiple ingredients in well loved dishes makes them different, rarely better. Service was good if a little intrusive, prices were high for what we had. I would not go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Reestraat 28-32, 1016DN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighborhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 627 8794

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?