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Purna Indian Restaurant

Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“nan” (4 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Unusual to find an Indian restaurant in the Netherlands -- except of course like Chinese eateries they are everywhere -- but Purna wasn't bad. We have eaten better Indian food elsewhere, but couldn't really find anything to complain about.

Thank Swaggie
Reviewed May 4, 2018

all a bit cheap and cheerful - service not great and food okay but nothing special - little bit like having a take-away but staying there to eat it.

Thank tapperst
Reviewed April 26, 2018

When we entered the restaurant, we were greeted by a friendly person who made us feel very welcome. We ordered chicken saag and chicken korma. The dishes were served with rice, a potato and pea dish and a salad, which were very well presented. When...More

Thank Abby K
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I hate writing bad reviews. I went on Friday night with my wife and we had to leave during the starter because the food was of such bad quality that it was not worth waiting for the main course. We were not charged for the...More

Thank stephen d
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

This is the best we have had in Amsterdam, and probably all of the Netherlands so far. Really great food, reasonably priced and excellent service. We come back regularly when we are in the neighborhood. Portions are perfect as well!

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed November 2, 2017

My husband and i first came here in 2014, we were so amazed by the amazing food that we have been desperate to go back to Amsterdam and specifically this restaurant. The food was just as amazing second time round as it was the first...More

Thank Megan T
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Worth trying the Indian taste in Purna. Good service and family atmosphere. 10 mins walk from Amesterdam central train station

Thank Harmeet s
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Ate dinner at this place because my preferred restaurant (near by) was full. The restaurant has modern ambiance. The food is good and has homely flavor to it. It seems freshly cooked. all the same, in our case, it seemed they put extra water in...More

Thank punitworld
Reviewed September 21, 2017

This place does not come across as a happening one, but the food is superb. We got the most authentic butter chicken there and on top of that there was complementary sabzi and rice. Overall experience was superb.

Thank Anjani K
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Second generation family run small restaurant tucked into a otherwise fancy street mostly selling clothes. If you like Indian food you will love eating here, the food is wonderful, the room is charming and the service is attentive and knowledgeable. We will certainly be back....More

Thank fredSeattle_Wa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
telephone: 020-623-67-72
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