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Alfonso's

#742 of 2,507 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Rembrandtplein
Mexican
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Utrechtsestraat 32, 1017VN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020-6259426
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 38
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  • 54
    Very good
  • 14
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic food, great drinks!

Visited last night and had a lovely meal. Free tortilla chips and salsa on the table was a nice touch, although it meant I really didn't need a starter! We both had burritos and what a portion size!! Absolutely brilliant, plenty of everything you'd hope for- sour cream, guacamole etc, from an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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Melbourne
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Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Visited this restaurant whilst on holiday in Amsterdam. We arrived back in Amsterdam late following a day-trip outside the city, so we arrived at around 10 pm at this restaurant... as it was mid-week and quite late so we had no difficulty whatsoever to to find a table for two available. We ordered our food (fajitas with chicken for two)... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Visited last night and had a lovely meal. Free tortilla chips and salsa on the table was a nice touch, although it meant I really didn't need a starter! We both had burritos and what a portion size!! Absolutely brilliant, plenty of everything you'd hope for- sour cream, guacamole etc, from an independent restaurant in a nice relaxed atmosphere. If... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

We came here on our first night in Amsterdam. It was a short walk from our hotel and we just came accross this place. It was the best meal we had over the 3 days. The restaurant was quiet but it was a rainy Sunday night. Service was fab. We both had the chorizo starter...would have easily have passed for... More 

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Castricum, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

After a long walk in the city centre of Amsterdam, my family and I decided to go to this Mexican place. We were placed in a cosy corner and ordered some tortilla dishes. They were amazing and huge as well! I'm a big man myself and don't easily get stuffed that fast. That's a big plus for me! We also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Yesterday I went with my family in Alfonsos. the food was yummy and delicious .Fajitas was so tasty and the crepes were also a good option for children , We are looking forward to going there again with children

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

My chimichanga was re heated. In the dead center it was still frozen. What a disappointment. The prices are a bit high in relation to the quality of the food in itself also.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I visited this place a number of times over the last few years, when I visit Amsterdam on business. The welcome is always welcome, the food is always tasty and the service is always friendly and fast. I would recommend this place for a lunch/dinner, for those of us who want a fuss free experience

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Tralee, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Good quick service here. Cocktails were good and food was good, portion size was more then enough. We had mixed appetizers and mains which I would recommend

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This friendly restaurant helped to meet some expat cravings for Mexican food. By European Mexican restaurant standards, this restaurant is probably a four start restaurant, but as it compares to Mexican restaurants across the Atlantic, it's a three star experience. The chips are not freshly made (but again, I wouldn't necessarily expect that in a European Mexican restaurant), but the... More 

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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

If you like Mexican this is a good place to go. Not our favourite restaurant in Amsterdam but I would recommend as it was good service. Lacks atmosphere but we were upstairs.

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Additional Information about Alfonso's

Address: Utrechtsestraat 32, 1017VN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 020-6259426
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Rembrandtplein
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Utrechtsestraat 32, 1017VN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Rembrandtplein
  • Neighborhood: Rembrandtplein
  • Phone Number: 020-6259426

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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