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Lunchcafe Nielsen

Jordaan
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Berenstraat 19, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020-330-6006
Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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  • 20
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  • 35
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Hip, polite waiters and affordable

In de middle of this hip area The Nine Streets we found this perfect lunchspot. Polite waiters, somethibg went wrong so we got drinks on the house. Food was perfect, coffee was even better. Take a window seat if you want to see the city waking up on a sunday morning. Enjoy!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
kim0702014
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The Hague, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

In de middle of this hip area The Nine Streets we found this perfect lunchspot. Polite waiters, somethibg went wrong so we got drinks on the house. Food was perfect, coffee was even better. Take a window seat if you want to see the city waking up on a sunday morning. Enjoy!

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Had a fantastic breakfast here on our recent trip. Place was packed but the very friendly staff fitted us in after a few mins. Good choice of food on the menu, the BLT's are great. The staff are great, very friendly and lovely to deal with. I would highly recommend this lovely cafe for breakfast / lunch and I would... More 

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Manchester
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We were looking for a quick breakfast on a Sunday morning before a trip back home:-( Super Amsterdam laid back but friendly service. I had the breakfast platter: 2 super scrambled eggs, browns toast, butter and jam, a selection of fresh fruit, fresh juice and coffee and fresh juice all for less than € 10. My husband had a brilliant... More 

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Alesund, Norway
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Visited Nielsen on a Friday morning and were seated by the window. Here I could eat my breakfast and drink my coffee with the people of Amsterdam rushing by on their way to work. Kind staff, good coffee, nice atmosphere, tasty local breakfast and not to pricey. The perfect place to start the day before heading out to explore the... More 

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Asse, Belgium
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Friendly genuine service, nice spacious interior in the always busy "nine streets" area. Great food, fresh and tasty. We went there for breakfast and although the restaurant was full packed the service went fast and friendly. Great coffee Lavazza, eggs, bacon and fresh orange juice.

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Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We had a pleasant lunch here, sitting outdoors and enjoying the area. Our sandwich was large and excellent. It made for a nice afternoon in Amsterdam.

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london
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427 reviews 427 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Ok, it was only sandwiches, but they were well done, and not everyone knows how to make them well. Gets crowded at weekends especially, but if you can get a table I recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

We had wonderful breakfast here! Very quick, staff is very nice, food is fresh, everything is as i like. And it's only 10 euro) i'm going to come here every day of my four-days stay in Amsterdam. P.s. apple pie is ....fantastic!)

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London
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Ate breakfast here a couple times during my trip, prices not dirt cheap but vs hotel it seems a steal and it's good. Don't go if you are in hurry as the team here are more thoughtful and intent on serving good food than having crowds rushing in and out. They do a set breakfast or omelettes and sandwiches etc.... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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108 reviews 108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

We had lunch here on Saturday, very busy and a long wait to have order taken. Friendly people. We had tomato soup, which was delicious. Also, a chicken club which was ok. They have two floors and lots of tables.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Berenstraat 19, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighborhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: 020-330-6006

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dutch
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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