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Restaurant Olijfje

Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 330 4444
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  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (20 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here last night although was busy a table was found for us. Food and service were amazing you need to go will definitely return

Thank _tpwhitehead1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant located across from hotel and stopped by for dinner. The menu has great choices, the staff were extremely friendly and helpful, and the food was great.

Thank Retiredtraveler65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner two times and would have been here a third night, but they were closed. Amazing tastes and gluten free too! Owner said almost all dishes could be GF. I am in heaven! Try any of the lamb dishes and don’t forget the...More

Thank Libba F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried Restaurant Olijfje because it was close to our hotel. It has a welcoming and relaxed ambience with a cheerful owner and helpful, friendly English speaking staff.Their grilled lamb tenderloin cooked rare was high quality and delicious. The “house special” lamb and vegetables oven...More

Thank mork10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting menu, eggplant terrific, loved the liver (not to everyone’s taste, but I loved it). Friendly staff, great suggestion with the wine.

Thank AnthonyPJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good dinner place in Amsterdam, with great tapas selection. The restaurant is busy, but we were able to get a table reservation in short time (1 hour before) on a Friday evening. We were with a young child and the host was very welcoming, accommodative...More

Thank Manju P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Amsterdam is overcrowded at peak hours. Restaurants are not necessarily good just because tourists fill them up. If you want to take a little detour in the vicinity of Rembranthuis museum and Vaterlooplein you may find just what you are looking for. Excellent servise and...More

Thank Paradiddleist
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Missed this little gem until our last night great food, friendly helpful staff and went to great lengths to give us a table without a bookiing

Thank casad673
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

You and your taste buds will be pampered with a fine selection of homemade Spanish tapas Mediterranean mezzos, grill specialties and more with pleasant surroundings. If you enjoy tender meat, fresh seafood and exquisite Spanish wines, this will be a great spot. Try flaky pastry...More

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is great. The food was delicious. The service was great. The menu had variety of choices. Will visit again

Thank lu l
Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, 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
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighborhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 330 4444
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