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“Just go!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx

Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx
Voetboogstraat 31-33, 1012 XK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 6 54787000
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Ranked #81 of 2,445 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $2 - $4
Cuisines: Belgian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night
Description: Vleminckx the Sausmeester (sauce master) is located in Amsterdam since 1957. Vleminckx sells Belgium fries and is specialized in 25 types of sauces. For over 55 years the Sauce master stands for quality, sells home-made fries and that nowadays is unique. Many locals and tourist visit this spot in the city centre of Amsterdam. We are known for the many different sauces which can be chosen at the paper cornet Belgium fries.
New city, ny
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Just go!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

There is always a line! But it's quick (they usually have 3-4 people working) and well worth the 8 min wait! The frites are cooked to perfection and the mayo and samurai sauces are delish! A must visit, especially if it's your first time having frites in Amsterdam! Their mayo is different than US mayo, so eat like a local and give it a try, your tummy will thank you for it! Check their times though! They close earlier than any of the other frites shops!

  • Visited December 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vleminckx, Manager at Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx, responded to this review, February 17, 2014
Dear guest,

thank you very much for your 5 stars ranking. Nice to read that you have enjoyed the frites with mayo and samurai sauces.
Enjoy your stay in Amsterdam.

We are looking forward to see you again.

Best regards,

Vleminckx Fries
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Bromley, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Best Frites Ever!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Fantastic hole in the wall serving some amazing fries served with your choice of sauce! served quickly by polite happy staff.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vleminckx, Manager at Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx, responded to this review, February 17, 2014
Dear guest,

Thank you for your review. We are known for the wide choice of sauces.
Nice to hear that the service are quick and the staff happy.
Enjoy your stay in Amsterdam.

See you next time.

Best regards,

Vleminckx Fries
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Best patat friet in years”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

I stumbled upon this place as I noticed the long waiting line. Born and raised in the Netherlands but living in the Us for the last 15 years, this was worth the 10 minutes wait. Best fries I have ever had.

Visited December 2013
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Vleminckx, Manager at Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx, responded to this review, February 17, 2014
Dear guest,

thank you for the 5 stars ranking. Nice to read that you enjoy the Fries.
We are looking forward to see you again at Vleminckx Fries.

Best regards,

Vleminckx Fries
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Seattle, Washington
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273 reviews 273 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 57 cities Reviews in 57 cities
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
“Damn good fries”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This place is damn good. The fries are cooked perfectly so that the outside has a great crisp to it while the inside tasted like a fluffy baked potato. I'm glad I was able to find this spot tucked away in an alley.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vleminckx, Manager at Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx, responded to this review, February 17, 2014
Dear guest,

thank you for review. Nice to hear that you enjoyed the Fries at Vleminckx.
Enjoy your stay in Amsterdam and till next time.

Best regards,

Vleminckx Fries
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 restaurant reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Perfect”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Crispy, hot and fresh fries. My favourite sauce is Oorlog (mayonnaise and peanut sauce with onions). A must try.

Visited January 2014
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Vleminckx, Manager at Vlaams Friteshuis Vleminckx, responded to this review, February 17, 2014
Dear guest,

Nice to read that you enjoy the fries with oorlog. Thank you.
Enjoy your stay in amsterdam and we are looking forward to see you again.

Best regards,

Vleminckx Fries
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