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Snow Lion Tibetan Restaurant

#302 of 2,842 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
Asian, Tibetan
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Haarlemmerstraat 50 | 1013 ES, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31-20-422-7776
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A "simple" restaurant driven by a gentle tibetan couple. Very original food (quite different from a thai or a chinese !), so, something to discover/explore !

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Thank Jan F
Gladbeck, Germany
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

This is a really nice place to enjoy a good meal and relax. My waitress was helpful and friendly and I had a pleasent evening there.

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Thank Pamige
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

A brilliant place to eat out in Amsterdam! We were greeted by a lovely waitress who was very friendly throughout our whole meal. We were quickly given menus and drinks and our order taken. The menu itself was very extensive but I opted for the chicken noodles, whilst my friends chose steamed dumplings and sweet and sour chicken. Each meal... More 

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Thank alilli1
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

It was a rainy evening in Amsterdam and we entered in this place with curiosity to try Tibetan food. Our waitress was all the time very friendly and made us feel like if you were in the living room of her house. To eat we ordered a mix of plates from Chinese dumplings and noodles to Indian curry and tender... More 

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Thank Juan J
Salem, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Every time I go to Amsterdam I make sure to have at least one meal at Snow Lion. Simple, very fresh ingredients and excellent service combine to make a memorable experience each time. The husband and wife team who run the place work extremely hard, and it shows -- the quality of food and service is never less than stellar.... More 

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Thank Rachel P
Christchurch, New Zealand
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Great menu, able to choose strength of curries. Dumplings were lovely. Didn't book seated right away. Reasonably priced. Would definitely go again

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Thank cjmjs
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Was a bit disappointed with the food. We probably chose the wrong dish for mains, as the dumplings we had for starters were delicious. The host was lovely and very friendly. Glad we gave it a try though.

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Thank Rakhee P
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Great food, best curry I had after returning from Asia. This one is a save. You won't regret coming here. Cozy place, fast service, friendly staff, amazing tibetan food.

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Thank Ricardo B
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful dinner! From the moment we walked in until the door shut behind us, we felt welcome and taken care of. The cozy atmosphere and the beautiful smiles of the staff got us to a great start. We were three at the table and decided to order a starter of vegetarian momos, that would come in 8 portions.... More 

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Thank Gerardo V
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The best on the street. The lady from there is the best guest ever. Food is also tasty, and the prices are OK. I have been there 4 5 times. This is that kind of place where you want to go more times until you eat everything they have in the menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Tibetan
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haarlemmerstraat 50 | 1013 ES, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31-20-422-7776

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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