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La Perla

Tweede Tuinwarsstraat 14, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020-6248828
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Ranked #285 of 2,280 restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $18
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: In the heart of the Amsterdam neighborhood known as 'De Jordaan', there is a street popularly known as 'Little Italy'. This street owes its nickname to the relatively large amount of high standard Italian restaurants in the area. Only one of these makes pizzas: La Perla.We've built a large wood fueled brick oven, which is essential to baking a great pizza. You can take away our pizzas, or - when in the Jordaan, do as the Jordanezen do - eat in the pizzeria, have an espresso or a dessert and enjoy the lively in- and outdoor scene.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Stockholm, Sweden
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Staff seems to be absent most of the time and took ages to notice us and respond once there even though there only one other party there. Pizza was great though

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We were staying in the Jordaan area and stumbled upon La Perla. We couldn't get a table in the restaurant - you probably need to book if you want to be sure to get a table. We went across to the Takeaway and the staff there were very friendly and we sat in and had our wood fired pizzas. The... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

La Perla is a great place to have a pizza and some drinks in one of the nicer area's of Amsterdam that we found. The pizza's are a good amount for one person, cooked to perfection. Thin crust with excellent toppings. Prices were very reasonable as well.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We visited at lunch and none of us had pizza; all opted for baguettes. They were well filled with lovely quality ingredients. My friends opted for aperol spritz and were given a mighty glass full. Could not fault.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

After a busy day of sight seeing we googled pizza in Amsterdam and found this gem. Well worth the visit, great pizza and a delightful staff. Would visit again if in Amsterdam.

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Sat in the corner of the shop where they cook the pizzas. My wife who doesn't like pizza said 'wow this is amazing'! The staff were super friendly, even sharpened a pencil for us!!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Holy YUMMM!!!!! This place is tiny and reservations are a must for a Saturday night. If you are craving pizza while in Amsterdam, this is the place to go. The service is very good and the food is delicious. The pizza menu is a bit limited. I believe there are no more than 12 pizzas, but they are delicious. We... More

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Incredible pizza and I loved the place with all the windows. They were good with the kids. I would go again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We arrived with a reservation for four, the table was not ready so we simply decide to wait outside. When I entered to ask at the bar two cocktails, a girl ( think named Bibi) stopped me and asked me if i was need for something. So I say to her that I was waiting for the table but that... More

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Small pizzeria located in the heart of the Jordaan area but what a great taste. You can either order and eat as takeaway or sit at the restaurant in the corner and eat there. Thin crusty pizza with lots of buffalo/muzarella cheese and other toppings cooked in a big wooden oven.

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