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“great value” 4 of 5 stars
Review of De Tokoman

De Tokoman
Waterlooplein 327, 1011 PG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020 421 56 36
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“great value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

This tiny toko opposite the Stopera and one of the Waterlooplein tube exits has been there for years. Locals often visit.

Go here for a sandwich or meal. Open 'till about 7/8ish pm (when the food is finished i think). Most people take away, but you can eat there as well (plastic cutlery probably)
This small toko has Surinam food. A plus is the food itself, good spices, great choice, quick... and very clean.
Negatives: when you buy a meal (meal or 'lunchbox') you can choose so many vegetables and meats/fish. You can't order, say, one portion of bali chicken and a portion of moksi meti. They don't do that.

Tip: I often order the lunchbox for dinner, because it is plenty to go by. It costs 5,50 euros and contains bami/nasi/etc and one veg + 1 meat/fish. The bali chicken is great, so is the curry chicken.

  • Visited December 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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