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“Most amazing meal!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Restaurant Vermeer

Restaurant Vermeer
Prins Hendrikkade 59-72 (NH Barbizon Palace Hotel), 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
020-556-4885
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Ranked #26 of 2,314 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $32 - $38
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Red Light District
Wickford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Most amazing meal!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Visited Vermeer on the recommendation of a friend. We went for the 7 course from the land menu with wine matching. It was an amazing meal from start to finish, service was great and the sommelier was very informative and great fun. It was expensive but well worth it.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
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English first
Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Sublime!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Amazing food, fabulous service - not cheap, but you get what you pay for. Had a gastronomic adventure here - from the dry ice in the appetisers to the popping candy in dessert. Excellent wines perfectly matched to each course. A real treat!

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Cary, NC
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
“Absolutely stellar”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

One of the best meals of all time. Ordered the four course option and received four amuse bouche items before the first course. Then there was the pre-dessert and the petit fours after dessert. Best wine pairings I have ever seen, including a German red with a sea bass third course. Definitely has earned the Michelin star.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Amsterdam
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233 reviews 233 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 63 cities Reviews in 63 cities
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
“Expect the best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

For my birthday, we went to Vermeer, and were -again- not disappointed!

From the wonderful amuses in the lounge over special cocktails, to the surprise chocolate cake for (extra) dessert: it was all magnificent. We were even invited to have a look at their newly created roof garden with all kinds of herbs (with great views).

All dishes were excellent, the wines splendid. The staff is nice and attentive, the chef enthusiastic and friendly.

You could not ask for a more special (birthday) dinner experience. Highly recommended.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Simply Superb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This was a return visit for my friends and I (having previously visited Vermeer about 5 years ago). The food is excellent and in particular the 7 course tasting menu is highly recommended. The staff clearly have an enthusiasm for their food and introduce each course (and the excellent choice of accompanying wine) with what I can only describe as "informal formality". Its 5 star service without any stuffiness.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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