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Cafe Restaurant Heffer - CLOSED

Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 428 4488
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

If carlsburg made the perfect sports bar this would be it!!! 10+ screens, fantastic food and great staff & service! We visited here to watch the F1 whilst on a break in Amsterdam and had an excellent afternoon, the service was just perfect, well done...More

Thank Clarky7
Reviewed August 30, 2017

We (me and my friends) had a very nice evening at Sportsbar Heffer! Alot of big screens with the Boxing match "Floyd Mayweather en Conor McGregor.There was also cheerleader in front of the house! Nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. The next day we went...More

1  Thank Rik M
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2017

Dear Rik M, First of all, thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review! We are delighted to hear you and your friends had a nice evening at the Sportsbar Heffer watching such an intense match!! It is nice to hear you...More

Reviewed July 21, 2017

I went there for lunch yesterday, I chose to sit inside, most customers were outside, so it was nice and quiet in the actual restaurant. The restaurant, including the toilets were clean and tidy. The food was nice, though the service was not the fastest....More

1  Thank LauraLEK
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Dear LauraLEK, Thank you for such a lovely review. It is nice to read you had a nice and quiet lunch in the Heffer even though the service was not the fastest. We hope you enjoyed as well your boat ride! Kind regards, the Heffer

Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

we first went here for drinks just because it was so warm and we saw food being bought out which looked really nice. A few days later we found ourselves back but for food we have the Burger it was massive- really good, massive portion...More

1  Thank AshleighBradshaw
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Dear spookygirll, First of all, thank you for taking the time to share your tasty experience with us! We are certainly glad to hear you enjoyed the huge and delicious burger with all the side dishes! :) Thank you as well for the recommendation to...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

Went into the bar a few times during our stay in Amsterdam. Found the staff to be friendly and accommodating on each visit. We sat inside but there is a terraced area outside. Good choice of beers and other drinks.Prices roughly the same as most...More

Thank 924david
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Dear 924david, It is a pleasure to read you did enjoy the friendly service provided by our colleagues on each one of your visits to the Heffer. We are happy to hear you liked our variety of beers and different beverages. Thank you for the...More

Reviewed July 14, 2017

We stopped here after a long walking tour, simply because we were hungry and wanted to walk no further. We both had sandwiches which were fine. I wish something other than potato chips would have been offered as a side. Service was slow but we...More

Thank Rose T
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Dear Rose T, Thank you for your review. We are glad to read you enjoyed the overall atmosphere at our typical Dutch brown bar in the red light district ;) Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

I visite Amsterdam every month But this is my first time i have been to the Heffer. Nice terrace friendly staff we had a nice lunch. Soon the will open a big sportsbar. So see you next time!!!!!

Thank joselopez333
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Dear joselopez333, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and that the staff was friendly. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed June 27, 2017

Nice old building, but bad food and unprofessional staff. The beer was good, but there're better pubs in Amsterdam.More

Thank 604johnsmith
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017

Dear 604johnsmith, Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear the food did not meet your expectations. However, we do offer a variety of really nice beers and we are happy to hear you enjoyed it. We hope to have you back soon...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Nice to stop on the roadside but by the canal for a beer and they dident disappoint. Well done Food is serviced here and lots of locals were in here which is a good sign

Thank Lesley C
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017

Dear Lesley C, Thank you for your positive review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed a nice cold beer and some food surrounded by locals. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed May 24, 2017

We had just stopped in to have a drink and our server Mark was extremely friendly, prompt, and helpful. We wanted to go back just to see him. I cannot comment on the food.

Thank Emrdensow
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2017

Dear Emrdensow, Thank you for your 5-star review. We are very happy to hear you had a great time at the Heffer and that Mark was friendly and helpful. We will pass on your kind comments to him. We look forward to your next visit!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighborhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 428 4488
  • E-mail
Description
Café Restaurant Heffer is located in the heart of the city center within a 5-minute walk of the Central Station and Dam Square. We are also accessible by tram and taxi’s are waiting for you at the doorstep. Our team will gladly welcome you to our regular café and restaurant for a delicious breakfast, lunch, drink or dinner in authentic Amsterdam style. Take in the summer on our beautiful terrace, where there is plenty to see and to experience! In the adjacent location you will find the newest Sportsbar in Amsterdam. You can watch sports on no less than 10 big screens and we have the best pub food, music & drinks. Heffer Sportsbar is also an official Fox Sport location. The best venue for a visit with friends and family! Also for a private dinner or party you can join us! Check out our website for more information about our venues and arrangements. We would love to welcome you soon.
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