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Balti House

Stadsdeel Zuid
Indian, Pakistani
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Albert Cuypstraat 41, 1072 CL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020-6643038
Today
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Large groups
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 2
    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
Most recent review
best price/quality in town! Also tasty vegatarian dishes.

Traditional and really tasty! With children, you can choose for spicy or mild. If you love Indian food: this is still the place to be..

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Sietske_12
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

Traditional and really tasty! With children, you can choose for spicy or mild. If you love Indian food: this is still the place to be..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very cozy Indian restaurant in Amsterdam. A little far from city centre, definitely it's worth its grade! Been there with my wife. Candlelight and good food

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Used to the best of Asian cuisine in London this was just OK and nothing special - chutneys were poor quality and everything was a little "runny". Price was reasonable.

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I was amazed by the level of professionalism... As I wrote in the title, I'm new to Indian Cuisine, but I like spicy and flavored food. I'm on a business travel here in Amsterdam, and after the first hour in your restaurant, it already became my favorite (and not only in Amsterdam, it's on the top of my list!), and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Had the pleasure of eating here quite a few times during Aug.-Sep. 2014 during a business travel. The place was clean, the staff friendly and the owner is a really interesting guy with interesting stories to share. The food (pretty much everything from the menu and we have tried almost all dishes) was always amazing: perfectly spiced (not too overpowering... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have been in Amsterdam in 2012 and then in 2014 for an official purpose and was worried about what i would have for food.. And i had a chance to eat at Balti house and i liked the food the first day i had the food there. One of the best place with proper ambiance and the warm welcome... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Balti House is my favorite Indian restaurant for years. I go there to celebrate my birthday as well with a lot of friends. I am never dissapointed by the service or food. My favorite starter is the hot wings and mostly i order butter chicken as a main dish. I tried many other indian restaurants in Amsterdam, but I always... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I've been living in Amsterdam and sampling its restaurants for a dozen years. I can safely say this is the best Indian food in town in a friendly, lively atmosphere. The Dutch don't really have much experience with Indian food, so it can be hard to find really great, authentic fare. We stopped looking once we found the Balti House!... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Have been a regular here for a long time. When I moved to Amsterdam it took a while to find what I recognised as a real curry house and this is it. The food is consistently good - very tasty and with noticeably different spicing for the different dishes. It is not too hot but the level of spicing can... More 

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Amsterdam
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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We eat here every Friday night and it is always full of Brits who, let's face it, see curry as their national dish! We used to live in curry heaven (Bradford) and we just keep coming back to the Balti. The samosas are crispy and deliciously spiced, prawn puree is lemony and every curry has its own distinctive flavour. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Albert Cuypstraat 41, 1072 CL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighborhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: 020-6643038

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?