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Restaurant Envy

Prinsengracht 381, 1016 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
+31 20 3446407
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Ranked #411 of 2,414 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: International
Neighborhood: Jordaan
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Fifteen restaurant in Amsterdam is an exciting offshoot of Jamie Oliver’s famous Fifteen London, a great example of one set of dynamic, generous people inspiring others to act. In this case, the ‘others’ are Sarriel Taus and Coen Alewijnse who have created this combination restaurant and chef’s school in partnership with Fifteen London to benefit the struggling young people of Amsterdam. So what’s it like at the dining end of the equation? Very cool. The arty cosmopolitan style includes vibrant graffiti-scrawled sheet metal walls contrasting nice with the smart, sleek modern lines, designer seating and white table cloths. The restaurant seats up to 200, yet can still feel right for an dinner a deux. Each night a tasting menu is on offer, inspired by Jamie Oliver incorporating only the freshest regional produce. The modern Italian menu changes weekly and includes one of Jamie’s favourite antipasti to start, a first dish of fresh pasta, gnocchi or risotto, second course of meat, fish, poultry or game, and, we’re quoting here, ‘a wicked dessert’. A wine tasting menu is available to match the food tasting menu, or choose your own from the excellent list.
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 NEW

Really, really good restaurant! Can highly recomend this restaurant. I am quite a picky restaurant visitor, and I spend both a lot of money and time visiting good restaurants. The meny at Envy and the quality of the food they are serving is just excellent. Also the service levels is good.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Nice staff, great food. Like all restaurants in Amsterdam, don't be in a hurry, as dining is an experience not a race there. Great meat & cheeses.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

I love the way you walk in the restaurant.. Passing by the kitchen, saying hello the chef's and seeing them working with all those fresh ingredients. You get hungry straight away! I really like to share dishes so we took some small pieces of different meat, some specialities and we had some cheese at the end. I don't find it... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Ok let me start with this... The food is to die for!!! Very good quality vary yummy and attention to detail and presentation was fantastic. The restaurant itself was very well decorated, modern chic, contemporary and the fact that the fridges of the kitchen was the wall decor was so cool BUT...! The service was so slow... I understand that... More

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Rome, Italy
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77 reviews 77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This restaurant in the Jordaan district is in the heart of an area known for being trendy and yet laid back. I found the staff very helpful in suggesting foods and wines. I sat at their long bar and tried some of the salami, the chicken and a mango dessert. The portions are small, as is consistent with a small... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The restaurant itself is a very narrow long place where the availbal space is effectively used. Modern, treny, relatively dark interior with high and low tables,open kitchen, good atmoshere. The concept is of small dishes which can be shared, good menu and good winelist. We took the Chef's menu of Euro 59,- which offers most of the Chef's specialties. It... More

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Goudhurst, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

If you want a thrilling dinner experience, look no further. Envy has a very sassy decor, an experimental food format and enthusiastic service. The build up is such that you are led to believe that you are about to enjoy a culinary experience akin to a junior El Buli or Fat Duck. Unfortunately the food is not up to it.... More

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Madrid, Spain
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had dinner with my parents and it was simply perfect! everything we ordered was yummy! small quantity dishes but high quality! great variety of wines. We ordered sausages selection.restaurant decoration is amazing and waiters are super nice! best dinner in Amsterdam

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Brussels, Belgium
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75 reviews 75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Really, this restaurant is one of the best. Service top of the class, food delicious (we had the best fois gras ever). Excellent choice of wine. This place is a must.

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Berlin, Maryland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Wow --- walked in on a busy Saturday night, knowing we didn't have an invitation and the Maitre' D said he was full up - we made sad face :( - told him it was our last night in the city and he made it all work. It was early (6:45 or so). Really great - we did the set... More

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Additional Information about Restaurant Envy

Address: Prinsengracht 381, 1016 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 3446407
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: International

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