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“Recommend ” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Screaming Beans

Screaming Beans
Hartenstraat 12, 1016 CB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 0966
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Ranked #169 of 2,459 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $18
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: Located in the vibrant 9 straatjes we serve here since 2007, the best quality coffee. A place where locals, expats and tourists gather to enjoy casual manner of the personal attention that they are welcomed by our passionate baristas. Make sure to try once our delicious offerings breads and pastries!
Atlanta, Georgia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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“Recommend ”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

Pleasant and friendly spot for coffee, tea and delicious sandwiches (try the "healthy sandwich"). Less a tourist spot then local but don't let that put you off, in fact it's s reason enough to get away from the backpackers. Good value, nice people, elegant Amsterdammers and nice food and beverage.

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“Fab breakfast!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

We had the breakfast option and it kept us going for the 3 hour walking tour. Great coffee and excellent homemade marmalade.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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“Cool place amongst the 9 streets with lovely food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013 via mobile

Server was very pleasant and attentive with particular attention paid to our fussy eating

Coffee was strong and very good and sandwiches were a nice stop off refuel during our miles of walking the canals

2 OJs. 2 coffees and 2 sandwiches was €26 (without tip) which may feel rater pricy however we found the atmosphere and clientele consistent with our tastes

Our hotel receptionist mentioned it - thanks to Canal House (see my other review)

  • Visited December 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Amazing breakfast!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

It's months later and I still remember how great this breakfast was! I had eggs, ham, cheese, and croissants, with fresh orange juice and a cappuccino, all at a reasonable price. The croissants were the best I've ever had, fresh, light, and flaky. The marmalade is made inhouse and absolutely incredible too! I wish I'd been able to buy some to take home with me. The staff were friendly and provided good service. I look forward to going back next time I visit Amsterdam!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Great breakfast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

I enjoyed this nice and cosy place one rainy morning and had a wonderful breakfast with scrambled eggs, croissants, whole wheat bread, marmalade, cheese, fresh orange juice and coffee of course. Humane prices. Friendly staff. A perfect start of the day.

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