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Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 618 1879
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“rice” (83 reviews)
“rijsttafel” (142 reviews)
“satay” (18 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 862 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were lucky to get in without having to queue, and I suspect that at peak times there is often a long line waiting to get in. Not much choice here but if you have the rijsttafel you simply have to give way to the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BrotherLawrence
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely Indonesian food place, a set menu for €18 or €18.50 depending if you eat meat. Plenty of flavours and we had the vegetarian set with tofu which was great. Such rich flavours of lemongrass, coconut and peanut. The lady who served was very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 838jamesa
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were on a train from Prague to Vienna and met a family that raved about this restaurant to us. When we got to Amsterdam We could figure out the spelling and only had Indonesian Fusion to go off of when trying to find this...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank roald852
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to dinner with colleagues. We had a ”traditional menu”, one after another a bowl of indonesian delicious specialties was carried to our table. Very friendly and professional service.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank johanw253
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Kartika our first night in Amsterdam. It was a rainy Wednesday night, and the restaurant was not crowded at all. We got the traditional meal, which is not just meats, but also some veg dishes as well. It was all very good,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 07nan
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended from a friend. Full of expectations, we popped in and while still standing at the door, we were bombarded by a list of questions and impolite orders: “ How many of you?” “Only set menu: do you want classic or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank michela_depalo
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We went to Kartika during the really hot (ie, record heat wave) period. So, with no climate control it was beastly hot but the service was attentive and food was excellent. The website is a bit confusing (do they take reservations or not?) so we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

A small place. They don't take reservations and don't answer phone calls. We just showed up and were sitted. They have two options: traditional and vegetarian. In both you get a variety of dishes. We took the traditional. All dishes were very tasty. Spicy as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Eithan S
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We were strolling by with another couple and they happened to have a table, what luck for us! Fixed menu with meat or vegan options- can't comment on the vegan option but the carnivore option was very tasty with medium heat. Yum!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jasdoe3
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was short handed and had to open for dinner a few minutes late, which was no big deal for us because we weren’t in a hurry. Went and had a drink somewhere and came back, and the server (who I believe is the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Tate C
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Questions & Answers
May 23, 2018|
Response from Andrew K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Jacek! Unfortunately, we are not serving Mahabarata at the moment. We only offer Ramayana and Shinta :) Hope to see you soon! Thank you!
February 7, 2018|
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Response from MBC300 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the delay ... off the grid for a few weeks. Kartika is difficult to get info by phone (which they don't answer) or their website (which I didn't try). Regardless, just show up during dining hours and you will not... More
November 20, 2017|
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Response from TimothyF5 | Reviewed this property |
The rijsttafel, although many dishes, is very well proportioned - it is not too much food, even for a light eater. You usually order to the number of people who want to eat and they serve up a number of small dishes which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Vondelpark
  • Neighborhood: Vondelpark
  • Phone Number: +31 20 618 1879
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