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“Excellent” 4 of 5 stars
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Cafe Zurich
Mercatorplein 2 B, 1057 CB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 7165933
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Ranked #1,094 of 2,322 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Café, Grill, Fusion
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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Excellent”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Stumbled upon it by chance, with no expectations. Looked cosy, service was genuinely friendly and efficient. Also turned out that the food was really good. Atmosphere was relaxed, like a bistro, the food even looked nice. Nothing extravagant, but plain good food. I will go there again.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
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English first
Johannesburg, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“A great slice of local in Amsterdam”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

When we asked our host for a restaurant he would recommend, it was Cafe Zurich.
I'm very glad we went and we were not disappointed. A cool feature of this restaurant is that they accept online bookings, ideal if you don't have the number.

It's a very cosy place in the winter (when we went), with a beautiful hearth/fire in the centre of the restaurant. It is a great atmosphere and. Th staff are very helpful and adapt to accommodate tourists with ease.

Food and drink wise it has an excellent variety, from grill to café style cuisine with decent portions for those that may be extra hungry ;) We were able to order wine by glass or bottle, but found the per glass option to be better value.

I can imaging this place is a gem in summer as it is set in a square with the opportunity for outside seating/dining. As it is, the exterior is cool & quirky and the restaurant looks like a mushroom - you won't miss it.

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