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“Nice beers in a nice place”
Review of De Prael Proeflokaal & Brouwerij

Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Ranked #195 of 2,141 restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Dutch
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Nice beers in a nice place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The brewery employs a lot of people that would not get a job in a 'regular' cafe/restaurant but who deserve a decent job nonetheless, for example people who have been in a psychiatric hospital for a while. Therefore some dumb people will post a review, complaining about the lousy service they got.
They are truly dumb! This place is a great in many different ways. It has great beers, good food, very friendly people and has a social function, both for the staff and the visittors.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Great beers”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013 via mobile

Well worth a visit + ensure you also try their liquors just round the corner.
The fish and chips were also amazing.

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London, United Kingdom
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“Good beer and food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

The Beers are good and fairily priced. We asked for all ten beers on tap and the waitress was very nice and explained all of them to us, one by one.
The food was a very good match.
Try the 'smoked' version of Andre (the name in dutch is something like 'cremated Andre'), it's a very unique smoky beer that goes really well with the cheese and meat board.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“See also review of the brewery”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

See review on the brewery as well. Very enjoyable for beer lovers. Good atmosphere. Nice snacks. Staff very friendly!

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Paris
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“Bad service”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013 via mobile

Nice place, confortable and big BUT the service was a nightmare. The waiter was very drunk, he made mistake whit beers and let fall glasses. He was very slow, he didn't clean his mess.

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