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Gollem's Proeflokaal

#237 of 2,931 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
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Overtoom 160-162 | 1054 HP, 1054 HP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
12:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 am - 3:00 am
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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice lunch. Tasty hamburger and a variety of beer. The pub has a house cat so if allergic, take care.

Thank Mats S
Crawley, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Then Gollem is the place to indulge it. This branch of the mini chain of bars serves food as well as beer. I have been coming here for over four years. The staff are welcoming, the beers are excellent and the food is an unexpected bonus. They have 20 beers on tap and about 130 in bottles. So you really... More 

Thank luke w
Manchester, United Kingdom
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1,105 reviews
508 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

The title says it all really. busy place; different staff; different times all give you a different experience. They do have a great range of beers and the food is very good too especially some of the snacks. My tip is that if you wait too long then simply go to the bar & order. They will then bring your... More 

Thank david n
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

I had a cod so excellent that made me cry. Stunningly good beer. Outstanding service, they actually care about you, amazing place!

Thank jpgPols
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

Food was OK but the service left a lot to be desired. We had to ask for things several times (like five times). Some of the wait staffs friends showed up, say down and got served right away. We had been there for 30 minutes and were still waiting for our drinks. Staff seemed more interested in smoking cigarettes with... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Has many different choises for beer. Hard to find place in busy hours. Very crowded and noisy every time.

Thank Gokhan A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Gollem has a good choice of beers (tap and bottled beers), with a good location and tasty steaks. It has two rooms (one for smoking and one not) and tables outside. It is a great stop after a walk in the Vondelpark

Thank Maja S
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

We have not eaten hear before - but have visited another Gollem bar. The selection of beers is incredible - with lots of friendly helpful advice on hand! Selection of snacks and meals was excellent (with advice on what beers to choose with each choice). I had the fish from the specials board - ended up with 3 beautifully grilled... More 

Thank Lesley C
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

this bar was just a few doors down from where we were staying on Overtoom and it quickly became our favourite on our long weekend in Amsterdam. super-friendly, efficient bar staff that still had time for a chat and to make you feel welcome. a great selection of beers available and i fell in love with Belgian Peach Beer. i... More 

Thank Antony S
Ra'anana, Israel
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Good food (even the snacks), friendly service and of course a great beer selection! Would be happy to visit again in the future

Thank Inbal R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $27
Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 am - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 am - 3:00 am
12:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overtoom 160-162 | 1054 HP, 1054 HP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: 31206129444

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?