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Dragon City

Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Damstraat 18, 1012 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 1529
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a decent Chinese for dinner and stumbled across this at around 11pm, really nicely cooked food -huge portions and good friendly service. Would recommend.

Thank elmonty85
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a Chinese that didn't cost the earth like the rest of the places in Amsterdam and found this place and decided ti give it a go. Glad we did. The food was beautiful. Service was excellent. Price was very reasonable. Make sure you give the bigger places a swerve and go here, they were a lot... More 

Thank Ian W
Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant. Decor far nicer than photos show. Seems to have been renovated. Was clean and comfortable. Waiter was helpful and efficient. Food was nice but not amazing. Fried chicken was not very good quality chicken but chicken seemed fine in the curry and sweet and sour Hong Kong style. Would happily eat there again as it met our needs... More 

Thank Margaret C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Decent place. Real dishes look better than menu photos. Portions are enough big. I think the dishes wer e ready cooked, they came Fast and not hot enough.

Thank Cumhur A
Orleans, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We stopped in here for something a bit different than what we've been having throughout the Netherlands, and were very pleasantly surprised. The restaurant is small, and the food and service is excellent. We highly recommend you stop in here for some Chinese food.

Thank Patricia M
Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

I was really craving some Chinese but feel like we probably should've just went to the wok to walk or wok to go places that are next door. The space is clean and modern but the food is just meh. For the prices I was expecting more authentic yummy Chinese food be this was not it. We got: spring rolls,... More 

Thank Unicornicopia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Found this place as others were full and glad we did. The staff were so friendly and made us welcome. The food was plentiful and extremely tasty.

Thank ghostchild2
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Most places around were full so we managed to get in here. Not our first choice but well worth it. Tasty food fast service with smile. Recommended.

Thank NorthernTraveller53
Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We found this restaurant because there was such a line at the one we had planned to visit. The food was really good - fresh and tasty. The service was great and it was overall very enjoyable.

Thank Boomergirl202
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We ate 2 daily menus . We got 2 free homemade iced tea, 1 heineken, and 1 coffee . The bill was 30eur for 2 people. The place is clean, the food was fresh, flavored, and we had real big plates. the hostess was very wellcoming. Good place to eat chineese food

Thank Benjamin-sue

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damstraat 18, 1012 JM 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 20 623 1529

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Red Light District (De Wallen)

Neighborhood Profile
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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