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“Cosy, relaxed, and generous portions” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Vliegende Schotel

Vliegende Schotel
Nieuwe Leliestraat 162-168, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
31 0 20 6252041
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Ranked #1,603 of 2,526 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Vegetarian
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Jordaan
Brighton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“Cosy, relaxed, and generous portions”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Although we had a bit of a walk from the centre of Amsterdam to find this place, it was definitely worth it. It was a very informal and relaxed atmosphere, with mismatched tables and chairs, but the service was friendly and helpful, and the food was lovely, with very generous portions. You can see the food being cooked and could tell that everything was prepared to order, so although it took a little while our food was fresh and tasty.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“It's cheap and easy and healthy.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Yeah it's a weird place and that's why it's good. Those bad reviews were from folks who just didn't understand. It's a studenty vibe but I like the food, it's cooked with care. It's cheap so the complaints aren't valid. ... is not the ritz.

Visited May 2013
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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“yummy massive portions”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Surreal it is like eating in a persons house delicious food with gigantic portions and half as expensive as other similar places

Visited April 2013
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Like eating at a friend's house”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Tasty home cooked food, cosy atmosphere, a little quirky, go there! Excellent value. Large portions.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Very good, a bit odd”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Very nice food and service, food like vegetarian home cooking, from the outside looks a bit from but appearances can be deceiving. Very cheap was around €90 for four people including drinks.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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