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Tue, 10/26
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$6 - $20
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Cafe, European, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
0.3 miles from Anne Frank House
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Looked this place up on here as we were recommended it. They did not disappoint. Worth seeking out and having brunch. Would definitely come back

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We tried going 2 days in a row for brunch but it was always super busy with a long line waiting. The 3rd day we got up early and was there shortly after they opened, got a table right away but after we arrived the...restaurant quickly filled up. All the buzz and people waiting def shows how good this place is. The food was amazing! So delicious! The staff were also very friendly! I highly recommend checking this place out it is well worth the wait!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time in Amsterdam, and it was definitely on my to do list to come here for breakfast again. Not disappointed and every bit as good as I remembered. This place is a must for breakfast or brunch when in Amsterdam.

Date of visit: October 2021
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, we hope to see you again soon. Veronica :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was exceptional, we sent there on a Saturday with a group of 7. We couldn't reserve a table up front but we're there on time for the opening at 9am. Got served with drinks before the restaurant opened! Food is very good, nice size...of portion and very nice flair to it. Definitely understand why the restaurant is so highly ranked! 100% recommendation!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again. Veronica :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Greenwood’s Singel was an absolute delight in a rainy day in Amsterdam. It’s quaint decor, local aesthetic (as it is located just of the Singel canal), and personable hospitality made it a place we will definitely visit again! Oh…and the food! FIVE STARS! We had...the eggs royale breakfast and it was everything and more. Definitely give this place a visit when you’re visiting in Amsterdam.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again. Veronica :-)

Reviewed September 15, 2021

Arrived to be told to wait by the sign, cool... then after 10minutes we decided to ask was there a table inside as the terreace looked full, while sipping her drink she told us inside was closed so I had to ask her how long...would a table on the terrace would be.. she said maybe 20 minutes... First thing you should teach your staff to do is communicate with the people, the first impressions of your restaurant is my last!!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. I completely understand your frustration. Clear indication and communication is key, I 100 % agree. When arriving at Greenwoods you are welcomed and offered to go on a wait list if we are full, I apologize our waitress...More

Reviewed July 3, 2021 via mobile

One of the best place in Amsterdam for the breakfasts!! Everything was tasty, very fresh and good big plates! Great place to start your AmsterdamTrip❤️

Date of visit: June 2021
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2021

Thank you so much for your review. We hope to see you again soon. Veronica :-)

Reviewed October 25, 2020

We were walking past and the host drew us in with A promise of warm cookies and lovely coffee. It did not disappoint and we would seek this place out when we return. The

Date of visit: October 2020
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2020

Thank you so so much for your review. These are quite difficult times and seeing this lovely post is heart warming. We truly hope to see you again for that unforgettable cookie and coffee;-) Kind Regards, Veronica

Reviewed October 12, 2020 via mobile

I went here my first morning in Amsterdam and ended up going back every morning. Had the breakfast stack and full breakfast alternately. The breakfast is quality, worth the money plus the pot of English breakfast for two (but really for one) is the best...tea in Amsterdam. I also bought cookies to go and they were quality too. If I had to pick fault one of the mornings I felt super rushed as the waiter told someone waiting I would be 5 minutes more before I left. I paid for extra tea so I could enjoy a cup after my breakfast but that wasn’t a huge deal, he was just trying to do his job just was a bit off. Regardless he was a great waiter along with the waitresses too. I really did enjoy this place and I will go again next time I’m in Amsterdam.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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danielpost1, Owner at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2020

Thank you so much for your review. We hope to see you when we are open again;-)

Reviewed September 14, 2020

Best first: We had the luck to sit outside with sight on the canal. The service was nice, but that is something I would expect from every restaurant. The eggs benedict were okay, but the Rösti was a little bit too dominant. Unfortunately the vegan...breakfast was a flop. The egg-like tofu was served cold and way too mushy. The vegan sausage and the "bacon" were fried quite to long, so there was no taste left. Well, at least the beans were great. Tipp: less fried stuff, more fresh vegetables or fruit.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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danielpost1, General Manager at Greenwoods Singel, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2020

Thank you so much for your review. We take all reviews extremely seriously and each one is discussed at our weekly management meeting. We apologise that you did not enjoy your experience but I would love to know how the staff handled your feedback. I...More

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Greenwoods Singel is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5