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Ciel Bleu Restaurant

Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 (Hotel Okura Amsterdam), 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 678 7111
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Ranked #24 of 2,444 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $86 - $110
Mon - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: One of Amsterdam's most remarkable restaurants, situated on the 23rd floor of Hotel Okura Amsterdam, the Ciel Bleu Restaurant has been awarded two Michelin stars and, much like the adjacent Twenty Third Bar, offers a stunning panoramic view of Amsterdam's city centre. This breathtaking vista and the luxurious design, together with the personal hospitality, all combine to create a unique atmosphere. The Ciel Bleu Restaurant's ambitious kitchen staff serve a unique take on French cuisine, prepared with seasonal products and characterised by its innovation. The Sommelier's professionalism and close cooperation with Executive Chef and Manager Onno Kokmeijer results in a perfect harmony between wine and food. The Ciel Bleu Restaurant also offers three luxurious private areas: the Starlight Room, the Salon Panoramique, and the Chef's Table in the restaurant's kitchen.

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Bussum, The Netherlands
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We enjoyed a wonderfull diner at Ciel Bleu. The view is unbeatable, the food very tastefull and delicate, and the service special. We really felt special with the attentive and open way in which the staff served us. The staff has a great knowledge of the products, specially Berber and Jord who both took great care of us. We where... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Better to visit it in Summer or Early spring. You can enjoy the sunset and view of AMS Rai area. Enjoy good wine and good service,

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Hong Kong, China
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239 reviews 239 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Well, you don't get two Michelin stars without wonderful, creative food and excellent service. It was all quite good, The other 2* restaurant in Amsterdam is Aan de Poel which was much less expensive and more casual. This is definitely an elegant restaurant and quite expensive. But you only live once!

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Milan, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This two M stars restaurant is characterized by the long-run activity of the two chefs taht lead the combiantion between consolidated success and innovation. The menu changes according to the season. I had the opportunity to taste the autumn menu 2014. I opted for the seasonal one instead of the à la carte one in order to follow the chefs... More 

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I have diner in quite a few special places, primarily on business trips. I will never forget this evening. The main reason is that the food, or artwork, served here is without oo much posh and foams etc. just extremely pure excellent pieces of art, without the stiff under lip you can praise the lord that you can eat here... More 

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New York City, New York
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Did the course menu, it took over 3 hours, didn't even notice the time fly by. Overall wonderful dining experience.

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Heiloo, The Netherlands
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91 reviews 91 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I will not comment on the food; superbe of course! But so it is in Bokkedoorns, Vrienden van Jacob, Librije and so forth in many Dutch stars+ restaurants. Then why choose for Okura? Because it is Amsterdam, a table with a great view, the personnel is of high professional standards and at the same time relaxed & entertaining. That comes... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Real class: surprising and exciting food accompanied by a very professional service with lots of extras and treats. The sommelier was very professional and informing, even about the selection of glass shapes. Staff had many explanations as the dishes require them, and with it made us feel very comfortable. The view is great as well.

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Naarden, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We had a dinner at the Chef's table of the Ciel Bleu restaurant. We enjoyed the dinner with 4 people, due to a special, not very happy, but very good reason. Onno Kokmeijer, the chef of the restaurant, authorized this himself, showing great respect for people and life! The dinner - one word: WOW!!! All the time the Ciel Bleu... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went to Ciel Bleu Restaurant on a business dinner , luckily its not cheap...but what a spectacular restaurant with amazing food and view . We went for the 7 course meal with the wine menue to go with it.. everytime you think the meal can not get any better ,the next meal was twice as nice, the staff are some... More 

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Additional Information about Ciel Bleu Restaurant

Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 (Hotel Okura Amsterdam), 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 678 7111
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
Open Hours:
Monday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 86 - 110
Cuisine: International

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