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“Great experience ” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Langereis

Cafe Langereis
Amstel 202, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 (0) 20 7850641
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Ranked #283 of 2,314 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Bakery, European, Coffee Shop, Italian
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1 review
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“Great experience ”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Waitress/bartender was so nice and friendly. Great food. Perfect first stop for our trip here in Amsterdam. Would definitely recommend as a nice place to stop and relax.

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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Bermeo, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Really nice little café”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We had a lovely cup of tea in this very nice café situated in the heart of Amsterdam. Nicely decorated, with a wide array of games to help you enjoy a quite afternoon. Of course, being all the games in dutch didn´t quite help us but that´s really not the point. Big thumbs up for the lovely lady who was tending at the time we arrived who, I must say, had the most excellent musical taste. There was not a single song she chose I didn´t like. Top marks.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“A Place of Character and Quality”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Our first venture from the hotel, we happened upon this wonderful little café, situated conveniently away from the bustle of Rembrandt Square, but not too far away when you need to head on into the maelstrom.

A warm welcome with smiles, enthusiastic service - from the lady in particular - recommendations for beer and food in house, great food, and selection of home-made cakes by the chef.

The place has an old-world character; an upright piano sits in the corner amidst an abundance of board games and photographs of local scenes. The decór is traditional; wooden tables and chairs with candles, small flowers and deep red, heavy curtains that keep out the winter breeze.

The bar is well-stocked with spirits and all the beer you need is right there either in the fridge or on tap. The coffee is as mainland European as you would expect; quality, fresh and served to your table with a smile. There is a fully English translation of the menu, should you be stuck for words, and the general nature of this city is that almost everyone speaks English so don't be afraid to ask. In the evenings the bar is said to become a small live music venue, though we were elsewhere and didn't experience this for ourselves.

We loved this little café so much we returned on our last day in Amsterdam, to mark the end of a successful trip. A game of chess, a final locally brewed beer and a goat's cheese and ham panini was a fine cap to an excellent weekend. I recommend it to anyone who needs to find peace and sanctuary in a vibrant and intoxicating city, and I shall certainly return in the future in hope of a familiar sense of character.

  • 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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London, United Kingdom
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“Nice café”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Very nice little café. We went there twice and tried some of their sandwiches and the delicious cake of the week.

Good service, nice atmosphere and a playful cat wondering around made for nice stop while visiting this beautiful city.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“An easy Bar to chill”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Nice service, many beers and drinks and good sound. A easy Place to spend a rainy afternoon. It has also some table games and books to use for free.

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