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“What a find!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Vlaming eten & drinken

Vlaming eten & drinken
Lindengracht 95 | Jordaan, 1015 KD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
0206222716
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Ranked #7 of 2,281 restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $39 - $53
Cuisines: Diner, Dutch, International, Bistro
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: A family owned (father Frans & son Bob) bistro where we serve nice dishes with a good quality - price relation in a friendly atmosphere. Like in "brasserie Vlaming" we serve here also the "worldfamous" (anyway in Amsterdam) Sticky Toffee Pie.
Oakland, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“What a find!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

We had the pleasure of dining in this restaurant 2 weeks ago. Wonderful service, very friendly staff and terrific food. The limoncello was fantastic and the tasting appetizer for 2 was amazing. Our waitress was kind enough to tell us that the sides were big enough to share and that we'd ordered too much! It was a 40 minute walk along the canal and worth every step!

  • Visited October 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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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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128 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
“Words can not describe how amazing this place is”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I can not even try to provide a review that will give this place the credit it deserves. It is not a beautiful place and one would easily walk by - but ignore that and make a reservation! We had a very friendly waitress who was extremely efficient and very good. We started off with smoked salmon and then moved onto the steak and seabass. The steak was so tender that my husband honestly cut it with his fork. It was delicious and perfectly cooked. My seabass was also perfectly cooked and packed with an incredible flavour. Our wine was beautiful and complemented our dishes perfectly. We also had a side order of green beans and peas that were crisp tender. Just when we thought it couldn't get any better we were brought out the sticky toffee pie which melted our hearts and has left us craving for it ever since. A beautiful mix of sweetness and warmth that I have never experienced. Espresso was also great and finished the meal off perfectly. Absolutely must visit this place when you are in Amsterdam!

Visited October 2013
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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“Not to miss”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful food, excellent friendly service, great atmosphere. We had a fantastic time would thoroughly recommend this place

  • Visited October 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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Pargas, Finland
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“The homemade limoncello was a superb closing for our dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I have to admit, I usually steer away from Tripadvisor restaurant top ratings. But situated in my favourite Amsterdam neighborhood, I just had to pop in.
The menu is homely and to the point, daily specials should get your tastebuds activated. Food is an excellent mix of Vlaamish home cooking with a twist of satisfying a hungry tourist heart. There's room for small surprises even, like my limoncello teaser.
Highly recommendable!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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“Anniversary Dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Read the reviews on trip adviser and thought we'd try a walk in. Arrived at 8pm on a tue night and couldn't believe our luck in getting the last table for 2. The staff are extremely helpful and welcoming and this little intimate restaurant just oozed appeal for foodies. We ordered the sharing starter which was delightful followed by 2 steaks which were perfectly cooked. The freshly cooked vegetables on the side complimented our steaks to perfection. The staff were attentive to our drinks despite it being so busy and we left feeling we experienced one of Amsterdam's little gems.

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