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“Superb” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Rive

La Rive
Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Plantage & the East)
+31 20 520 3264
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Ranked #69 of 3,031 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Plantage & the East
Hong Kong, China
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Superb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

The food is fantastic.

The wine list is to die for.

Staff are excellent.

Location and atmosphere is good.

Sell a kidney and enjoy one of your last meals there ... It's worth it ;-)

  • Visited September 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fabulous Location BUT.....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

La Rive was great the food was what dreams are made off "Fantastic" the staff was fabulous and position wonderful. It was expensive but it was worth it.

Visited August 2013
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Lisbon, Portugal
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Slightly expensive, but you will enjoy it.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Booking is mandatory. If you can, ask for a table in front of window.
Staff is very friendly and informative despite the very formal look.
Be aware that restaurant has only to menu choices, each one consisting of a preselection of 5 (you can adjust it from 3 to 6) dishes, but this doesn't mean you wil get stucked without choice as the food, including presentation, is very very good.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Katy, Texas
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great view, great food, a good place to splurge.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Ate here while on a business trip. There are basically two menu choices - the right side or the left side. My colleague and ordered the opposite sides of the menu so we could see the entire presentation. The wait staff was excellent and so was the food. My favorite of the entire tasting was the candied tomato. I could have eaten an entire plate of those. If you are in Amsterdam and want to splurge on a high end dining experience, this is certainly a good place to try.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank JayPDub
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Good food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Very good food , THE people are very kind , we enjoy very Much . Thanks for the Cook and Waiter. We Will definetly visit agian .

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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