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Grimburgwal 7, 1012 GA Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
020-624-8230
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Ranked #739 of 2,445 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: European, Coffee Shop, Continental
Neighborhood: Red Light District
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English first
Jersey, Channel Islands
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109 reviews 109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here for a snack lunch and drink and to watch the world go by. We had some local croquettes, a toastie and fries (which were great!). Pleasant service and lovely to sit by the canal and watch the boats pass by.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Stopped here when we had time to kill before a late flight home. It's off the beaten track a bit which adds to its charm. We had a very enjoyable few hours enjoying some food and drink. Service was much better than Dutch standard; our waitress was quick to help and advise on food. The food itself was good simple... More 

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Perth, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Just round the corner from the rip-off Red Light district this bar/cafe offers friendly service, good food and a great range of beer. They have space to sit by the canal or inside where it's warm. Walk along Nes from Dam Square and turn left when you reach the canal. Very easy to find. It's fun on a Sunday to... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We had a table overlooking the canal, which was very nice as the weather was sunny and warm, the food was of good quality and reasonably priced for Amsterdam, the ambience was just what we were looking for. Be warned they only take CASH!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

Food was really delicious and affordable. Nice staff! We'll be back. We can recommend this place to whomever is looking for an affordable but good meal. We had the burger, tagliatelle, the wrap and the croquettes. Everthing was perfect.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Up for some good steak, spare ribs or sateh? Check this place in the heart of Amsterdam. Can be very busy. It's not that big. Nice terrace outside (little sun though).

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

If you want a basic meal at a basic price, this is the place. Tonight my group of friends had tomato soup followed by fish by some and spareribs by others - no complaints. House wine at 10-12 euros was drinkable. Coffee was good.

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Singapore, Singapore
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203 reviews 203 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful setting, right next to a canal on a quiet side street with very little motorized traffic. Tables and chairs are a bit on the simple side. But the great Bitterbalen and the perfectly temperatured beer makes up for that Service is friendly and efficient as in most places in Amsterdam.

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Gardone Val Trompia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

A really good and young place, with good food for good prices, and a nice happy atmosphere. Really suggested to all people that want to drink a good bier and eat something simple.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Went there last week a couple of times. Great food and great bar staff apart from one older barmaid who would do better working in an undertakers.

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Address: Grimburgwal 7, 1012 GA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 020-624-8230
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District
Cuisine: European, Coffee Shop, Continental

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