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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: Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Hilarious staff

Me and my fiance went here after a long day sightseeing and were not disappointed, the staff were very friendly (almost to friendly) the food was delicious and reasonably priced, however we chose our own dishes, there is a set menu also for those on a budget which looked quite tasty. Only thing we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
jonnyshaw22
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

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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Stroud, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

The atmosphere at first was nice but became very boring after an extended waiting time of over an hour for the main course. Food was mediocre, wouldn't recommend to others.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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260 reviews 260 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

I do not know if they had a specific problem with the sewage the evening we visited, but we hurried to lave after the main course and did not even try a starter. Food was nothing special and I suggest that if you want ton go for good chinese fare you visit the area around the Zeedijk in the redlight... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We waited for 30 minutes for a drink, despite ordering three times, after an hour the food hadn't arrived, I was told it was because the starter, chicken wings, was being thawed out, the starters came with the main, the main was two dishes of the same despite ordering two different ones. however, this was nothing compared with the manager,... More 

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Amsterdam
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

A lovely restaurant with a friendly staff and a nice menu with some surprises and very nice food. A little gem in a very crowded street,

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scotland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The staff here seemed to think that we did not notice how awful their manners were, or that they were even laughing at us with a couple of guys who were also customers. Why the hilarity is a puzzle to me. If management read this then please enlighten me. The chinese girl was simply the worst waitress I have ever... More 

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Bucksburn
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Quite the worst meal of any variety ever. Sent back the (cold) Hot &Sour soup. Even when reheated, returned again as sweet and vile. Was charged for it however & had to have it removed from the bill. Charming Indian waiter, but told the po faced Chinese girl this was the worst ever meal & she made no response. Half... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We went with 5 persons to eat and unfortunately 3 of us found some curly black hairs in the bami noodles.

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I spend a good moment with my friends at Mr Tongs, the food was so delicious, the staff very warmly, I highly recommend it.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Me and my fiance went here after a long day sightseeing and were not disappointed, the staff were very friendly (almost to friendly) the food was delicious and reasonably priced, however we chose our own dishes, there is a set menu also for those on a budget which looked quite tasty. Only thing we would change if we returned would... More 

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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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