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Mr Tongs

Stadsdeel Zuid
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Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 119-121, 1017 PZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Only decent restaurant in Amsterdam

Sad to see other traveler's had bad experiences with Mr Tongs, because our only positive food experience in Amsterdam was here. I ordered the 5 euro wok menu and was really satisfied (photo attached). My boyfriend ordered duck and also found it good and he is Asian so he is picky about Asian food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Beatriz M
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Cologne, Germany
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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Went here for dinner last night, and I have to say, this was most definitely my worst restaurant experience in ages! We ordered food in two rounds and had three rounds of beers, and on each and every occasion the order came out wrong. It was alarming - we weren't even trying to make it difficult for the waiters. We... More 

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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Three of us dined here for a quick bite to eat but they havepretty average food. The service was okay but pretty slow. If you can I would recommend going somewhere else!

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TELAVIV Israel
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

When roaming in the '9 streets' area in Amsterdam we came into an area full of restaurants of all nationalities. My lady companion was not hungry so I looked around for a 'bite'. The big add about dishes from the wok, beef, pork and chiken for 5 Euros including surounds to choose, made me decide to go for one of... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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118 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Sad to see other traveler's had bad experiences with Mr Tongs, because our only positive food experience in Amsterdam was here. I ordered the 5 euro wok menu and was really satisfied (photo attached). My boyfriend ordered duck and also found it good and he is Asian so he is picky about Asian food! Service was quick and we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

At the time we went they had a 5 Euro Wok offer on. So for only 5 Euros you got a giant dish with whatever your preference was. And the choices were pretty good. I for example had Pork, Curry sauce noodles, and I was a very happy man. A friend ordered Chicken, black bean sauce noodles and he too... More 

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Chicago
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Dreadful service both slow and messed up our order. We ordered one Peking duck and one shrimp dish. We got 2 Peking duck and sent one back and never had time for shrimp. This after discussion with waitress about what type of shrimp sauce to order with shrimp and her repeating the order, correctly. It is a cheap tourist trap... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We popped in this Chinese restaurant for dinner. Service was very friendly and attentive. The food was absolutely delicious and tasted like in an authentic Chinese restaurant. The best crispy duck and chicken fried rice I've ever had. The prices are very reasonable for its location. I would definitely recommend this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

The food was great, really tasty and felt Chinese, not like a chain of industrialized food. The service could be a little better, with more polite people, but don't bother with that.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Terrible experience! Foods took way too long, wrong meals came out, Chinese gal was really rude! Customer came and left never got the chance to order(waiter never went to get order). Did not receive tap water until asking the second time. In addition Coke never came out until asking again. Terrible customer service!!! Do not recommend to anyone!

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Strangely nothing feels authentic about this authentic on the outside Chinese Restaurent - menu outside not the same as inside - crispy duck speciality not that crispy and you know your in trouble when presented with soy not plum sauce and when plum sauce arrives its about as liquid - chicken dish with peanuts nice but sweet fried rice nice... More 

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Additional Information about Mr Tongs

Address: Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 119-121, 1017 PZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 119-121, 1017 PZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighborhood: Stadsdeel Zuid

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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