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“Enticing flavors” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Ashoka Restaurant Amsterdam

Ashoka Restaurant Amsterdam
Spuistraat 54, 1012 TV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 0066
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Ranked #218 of 2,435 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $13 - $23
Cuisines: Indian, Nepali
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We at Ashoka Restaurant strive to offer authentic Indian & Nepalese Cuisine. Traditional authentic foods in a romantic family atmosphere and modern professional service are the identity of Ashoka Restaurant. If you live in the Netherlands or are you visiting Amsterdam, visit us and let us serve you once. You will say, 'Once is not enough'! Discover Indian and Nepalese Cuisine in Amsterdam at Ashoka Restaurant.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
“Enticing flavors”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We have walked into this restaurant on a cold rainy evening and were instantly surprised by the youthful atmosphere, warm welcome and the savory dishes. Crispy papadums, a wonderfully crusty onion bhagi and the enticing flavors of the sherpa curries made it all an unforgettable evening. Highly recommended, this place is really special: nepali cuisine at its best!

  • Visited December 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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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Perfectly fresh and spicy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

While not powerfully enticing as you approach the door to this modest restaurant you must climb a few narrow steps to an equally, awkwardly narrow entrance. Let its mystery prepare you for flavors you'll want to bottle and take home. Tandoori was recommended by the host and the cauliflower was out of this world. We read reviews that Amsterdam
wasn't known for Indian. They haven't been to Ashoka.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“New but the best in the city”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We three friends were roaming in Amsterdam nearby by central station. Martin proposed to have Indian dinner and just saw an Indian Restaurant. Knew nothing about it before but had a best Indian dinner ever.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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