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Snow Lion Tibetan Restaurant

#209 of 2,527 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Tibetan
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Haarlemmerstraat 50 | 1013 ES, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice and cosy

Friendly and welcoming. A duo job: Cook alone in the open kitchen and his wife is serving. Very at ease, waiting isn't a problem because the restaurant is cosy and small. Good good for a very good price.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
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Bruges, Belgium
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Bruges, Belgium
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Friendly and welcoming. A duo job: Cook alone in the open kitchen and his wife is serving. Very at ease, waiting isn't a problem because the restaurant is cosy and small. Good good for a very good price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Went there for a dinner with my miss, super friendly staff , really good food and good value. Highly recommend!

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Kortrijk, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This is by far once of the best places I've ever eaten. Nice (and at times spicy) Tibetan food, and friendly service. It's a small restaurant, so best to reserve in advance. And they cater for vegetarians as well. All in all nothing bad about it, just an excellent place to enjoy excellent food.

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Aljezur, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

One of the most original experiences I was able to have in a restaurant. Truly authentic Tibetan cuisine made by the kindest people. My highest recommendations

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Bruges, Belgium
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98 reviews 98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We love momo's and when browsing for places to eat while in Amsterdam, this was a must-do! We weren't wrong as the momo's were delicious and the service was great.The hostess was very friendly and smiley and her husband the cook also. Especially the meat momo's were delicious and it came with a homemade hot sauce. Everything simple but with... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Like going to Snow Lion for two reasons. One is, of course, the food. Second, the ever-smiling hostess! It's a small joint but cosy enough. There's a good variety to choose from. You can ask the dish to be made spicy or otherwise. Like the momo soup, vegetable dishes and spicy lamb curry. Wish they'd some Tibetan dessert! If you... More 

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Kiev
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13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

We ate here during a Christmas trip through Amsterdam. The place was small and not too fancy or stuffy. The restaurant is run by a lovely couple - a guy cooks in a small kitchen the back and a young woman hosts and serves. The food was simple and had wonderful, subtle seasonings. The dishes were spicy, but the spice... More 

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Balitmore, Maryland
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23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We fell on this restaurant and it was an amazing meal. A Tibetan couple runs it, the wife in the front and husband in kitchen. We did the prix fixe for 2. The food was perfectly spicy and delicious. Ginger chicken with a string ginger and sweet and spicy flavor. Beef curry that was was rich in flavor.we loved the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

this small tibetan restaurant is very well managed. the lady working there is so cheerful . when the food comes out of the kitchen its perfect match with the service, its awesome !! i had spinach momo, and prawn fried rice. and was delicious. is been a while since we ate there, will visit soon..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Four of us dined here last week, our first Tibeten meal. We all plumped for the set meal and every dish was delicious. The service was very good and with a smile! Definitely recommend this resatuarant

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Haarlemmerstraat 50 | 1013 ES, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tibetan

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