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“Best food ever” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Rive

La Rive
Professor Tulpplein 1, Amsterdam 1018 GX, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
020-520-3264
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Ranked #47 of 2,141 restaurants in Amsterdam
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Binnenstad
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Best food ever”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Hi , i took my wife there in our honeymoon ya it do cost alot but its worth it , evreything was great from the moment we enter until we left we were treated like kings , food was one if not the best i ever taste , you should try it

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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Oldham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Best restaurant in Amsterdam by far”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Wow, went here for our 5th wedding anniversary and could not have chosen a better place to eat. I did feel a little out of my depth as we walked in but we were soon put at ease by the professional staff who were very informative, meal was accompanied by a great choice of wines. The only downside was the price but hey we are worth spoiling every now and again.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Not very special at all”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

If I describe the food at la rive I say it's not quite unique. The chef made a few simple blunders at our food. I had a lot more expected due to the high position on TA. Doubt of this restaurant is worth the star. The price is a bit high.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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New York/CT Area
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9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Great food, great service, great room, great view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

What's not to like? Imaginative cooking that doesn't "torture" food; a very good wine list with good inexpensive bottles along with the great ones, a very knowledgeable staff that really wants you to have a good time, and a beautiful room with a beautiful view.
Best "blowout" meal in town.

  • Visited July 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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prague
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Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Perfect food, perfect service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

We tried a tasting menu (wagyu version) and could not be more pleased. The food was delicious and interesting. I feared such a posh place would feel stiff but thanks to the amazing and knowledgeable stuff we had so much fun. The food was great but there are many places where you find delicious food but the service was so good that the whole evening was an unforgettable experience. Best service in Amsterdam.

  • Visited June 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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