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De Vergulde Gaper

#754 of 2,502 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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Prinsenstraat 30, 1015 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
31(0)20 - 6248975
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Today
11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 30
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  • 13
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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
Relaxing cosy bar but avoid the toilets!

I have visited this bar before and we were there a couple of times last weekend. It is relaxed and cosy and there is no hassle to leave. The music is not invasive and the staff friendly. We were pleased with the food, the burgers are tasty and fries delicious. The salad last weekend was varied and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 6, 2015
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bristol
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I have visited this bar before and we were there a couple of times last weekend. It is relaxed and cosy and there is no hassle to leave. The music is not invasive and the staff friendly. We were pleased with the food, the burgers are tasty and fries delicious. The salad last weekend was varied and well balanced with... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Came across this place when looking place when looking for somewhere to lunch in The Jordaan. On a cool day this was a warm and welcoming find. The walls are decorated with some interesting anatomical prints, but not likely to put you off eating the hearty food on offer.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We were walking and we thought lets pop in. Waitress was very friendly and as we walked in there was this lady seating down with 2 little dogs they were cute. We sat towards the back of this lovely coffee shop, I had a Cappuccino and a nice piece of cake. Nice to relax from time to time. That is... More 

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Vail, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

My favorite burger in Amsterdam! Perfect spot for a beer in the sun. Check out their live music every last Sunday of the month. Good times, very friendly staff!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I stumbled upon De Vergulde Gaper while wandering the Jordaan area looking for a nice place to spend a relaxing evening. I hit the jackpot. The corner restaurant has a very cozy, but not overcrowded atmosphere. Interesting apothecary decorations still line the muted walls. Friendly English-speaking staff tend the seats and the bar. The quirky architecture lends to the experience.... More 

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Belgium
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We had some time to kill between stops and decided to stop here for some red wine as an aperitive. Nice atmosphere, friendly waitresses and a good bottle of Merlot made this one of the most memorable experiences of our trip. Would visit again.

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London, United Kingdom
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126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Found this place wandering around the Jordaan and loved the character of the place - great guy behind the bar and good choice of beers on tap. It was nice to sit and watch the world go by and could have sat otuside in January as it was sunny. Steps to the toilet are very steep and curve round so... More 

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Florence, Italy
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136 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Nice bar, would have been nicer if service was better, but they were really crowded when we went, so it can happen. Food and drinks were OK, nothing great but neither bad.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I stumbled on this place after visiting Anne Frank House (which is well worth a visit). I ended up people watching and watching the world go by from this place. Very cosy with a lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. If I go back to Amsterdam, would love to go back to this place.

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Boulder City, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We walked around the area looking for a place to eat and came across this place. It was so nice. Atmosphere was excellent, very cozy. Food was excellent also, and had good drinks to choose from.

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Additional Information about De Vergulde Gaper

Address: Prinsenstraat 30, 1015 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 31(0)20 - 6248975
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Cuisine: Dutch

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Prinsenstraat 30, 1015 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: 31(0)20 - 6248975

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dutch
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?