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“Great Find” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Vlaming eten & drinken

Vlaming eten & drinken
Lindengracht 95 | Jordaan, 1015 KD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 2716
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Ranked #10 of 2,552 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $39 - $53
Cuisines: Dutch, International, Bistro, Diner
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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.
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14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Great Find”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Did not book so expected to be let down, but they allowed us to sit at the bar (which suited us fine). Really well looked after and meal was superb, could not have asked for more. Only a small place but big welcome.

  • 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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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great hosts, delicious food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We went to this restaurant on a Saturday evening and were delighted with the ambience, the engagement of the hosts and the food was simple yet finished excellently.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Lovely Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Last week we dined here and had a wonderful experience. We made reservations in advance for two at 630 on a Monday night and ended up being the first patrons. The food was very good and tasty but what impressed me most was the welcoming atmosphere and cordiality extended to us. You could walk by the spot and not notice it but if you do not enter you will be missing a charming dining experience. My favorite dinner of the week that we spent in Amsterdam.

  • 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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Oakland, California
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17 helpful votes 17 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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125 helpful votes 125 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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