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New Happy Corner

Plantage & the East
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Plantation Middenlaan 30,, 1018DG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lovely food (Take away)

I have ordered home delivery food from here on many occasions (20+) and always found the service and food excellent. One of my favourite home delivery places in the city and far better than most.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2016
Ceri B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

I have ordered home delivery food from here on many occasions (20+) and always found the service and food excellent. One of my favourite home delivery places in the city and far better than most.

Thank Ceri B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We ate here twice as it was down the road from or hotel. I've now seen the mixed reviews, however we found the food to be of a good standard. The first time we visited it I would have described it as 5 star, on the second I would have reviewed it and 3 star. The fired rice that I... More 

Thank Nick W
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place after a lovely afternoon at the zoo and thought we would enjoy a take away Chinese back at the hotel. The lady who served us was most pleasant however we were utterly disappointed when we had our food. I ordered the chicken curry and fried rice which was disgusting and my boyfriend had the roast... More 

Thank smalltowngirl998
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

The owners of this place were lovely, the decor was traditional and the outside of the building was beautiful. The service was good and fast (drinks were a little slow) We were given English menus without having to ask and all the food came on time without much waiting at all. The staff were friendly and spoke perfect English. The... More 

Thank Demi H
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Dreadful. Just dreadful. We were enticed by the somewhat positive reviews after a long day and even in our ravenous state couldn't eat our food. Only made worse by sitting opposite de Plantage restaurant which had been fantastic the night before.

Thank jonnynixon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We were just looking for a place to have a quick late lunch in this area and were attracted by the menu in the window. Communication is a bit tricky - they have an English menu but didn't do well with anything beyond that. (I am not complaining about this, just reporting! After all, I dont speak Dutch or Chinese...)... More 

Thank fotobug
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Eventhough the staff was very nice, the food was not very good. They offer a very large choice of Chinese and Indonesian dishes...but taste was strange. We chose it because it was near our hotel and wanted to eat Chinese, but we were very disappointed.

Thank Mara C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Heard from a colleague that this restaurant has good food so we decided to have diner in this restaurant. There is enough to choose for vegetarian food on the menu but when the owner knew that we're vegetarian, she suggested us to have something ( she said it in chinese) so we asked her to serve us 2 vegetarian meals.... More 

Thank Solodam J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

we ate here on the first night of our stay and had a set meal for 2. all the food was very good, well cooked and very hot when it arrived. no issues at all.

Thank gillybean64
Jerusalem, Israel
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had an interesting selection of food - the standout dish was the Indonesia roast pork, which was excellent. Other food was perfectly fine, and definitely a good choice considering that there are very few restaurants in the area open for lunch.

Thank SharonJLM

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plantation Middenlaan 30,, 1018DG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighborhood: Plantage & the East

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 25
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides visitors with the chance to imagine the city that Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house) while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s oldest (and still best kept) zoos, and Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. It's also an ideal setting for the Dutch outpost of St Petersburg’s Hermitage.
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