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Lunchcafe Nielsen

Berenstraat 19, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
020-330-6006
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Ranked #868 of 2,147 restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Dutch
Neighborhood: Jordaan
Most recent review
- Apr 25, 2012
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Neighborhood: Jordaan
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Stuttgart, Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

I actually wanted to have breakfast at Pancakes! Amsterdam down the road. I asked for a seat for one, and was told they don't have any seats, and this was 10:10 (they open at 10:00). Anyway, I saw Cafe Nielsen and it looked nice. It was a great second choice - their latte's and french toast was the perfect start... More

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Newnan, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2011

Excellent quiche, generous portion, good wine and beer. Service friendly but a little slow. Small seating area on street which is great for people watching.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2011

I have been here many times. It is the perfect place to have a crispy breakfast in the morning. They have variety of eggdishes and fresh delicious sandwiches. Try to aim for weekdays though as in weekends it can be rather busy. The open at 0800 so early is fine as well. it also perfect to sit down for a... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2010 via mobile

Only had eggs on toast and coffee but it was very good and the place was very atmospheric and interesting, pity that the waiter had such a personality bypass, no good morning, no smile, no pleasanteries whatsoever and sneering comments. If he doesn't like it then he should get a job that doesn't involve interacting with people. Oh yeah, no... More

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14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2009

Lunchcafe Nielsen is a small hidden treasure in Amsterdam for a great breakfast. We stayed at Hotel Pulitzer and tried Cafe Nielsen on a recommendation from a bellman. Just like many places in Amsterdam, they have fresh squeezed orange juice and keep a basket of oranges at the coffee bar - it was amazing! There are 20 or so tables... More

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