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Surya

#332 of 2,860 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
De Pijp
Indian, Asian, Nepali
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Ceintuurbaan 147, 1072 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
020 6767 985
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My granddaughters are vegetarian so they found this restaurant they were over the moon with their meal said it was the best ever can't say I really enjoyed mine but as I say they were more than happy to eat there but didn't have to pay the bill.

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Thank jackielune
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Living in AMS for a while and finally found Indian cuisine worthy of this post. Expectations high..and were met. Very nice setting, great service and food top quality.

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Thank Denn0Denn
Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

By coincidence I stumbled on this restaurant in Amsterdam (Ceintuurbaan). From the outside you hardly see what a nice restaurant is hidden behind a purple marquee and dark window. On the inside you enter a somewhat dark, but cosy Nepalse and Indian restaurant. Staff is very helpful and the armosphere is relaxed. I asked if take away was possible, and... More 

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Thank Maurice Q Q
El Paso, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We ate at this restaurant after a long day of travel from London to Amsterdam. Was right in the neighborhood where we stayed, and was the first place that caught our eyes. What we didn't know was that we were in for some of the best food and service we had experienced anywhere. Wow! And the butter chicken will about... More 

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Thank David R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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74 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

delicious indian food for a very decent price, focus on northeren indian, so no thali's available. restaurant is nicely decorated but a bit dark. friendly staff too

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Thank Reza G
Montclair, New Jersey
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Really great food, service and atmosphere. One of the best curry houses I've ever been too and that is quite and achievement. Not to be missed if you find yourself in this part of the world.

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Thank craighanna
SuryaManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Surya, responded to this review

Thank you very much CraigHanna for the kind words. You're always welcome back to dine with us when you're next in Amsterdam. :) More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Very good food. Very good service. Price is very good too. Very pleasant decoration and atmosphere. Place to come back.

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Thank Menashebarnea
SuryaManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Surya, responded to this review

Thank you very much Menashebarnea for the kind words. You're always welcome back at Surya. More 

Marseille, France
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143 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I've been here and the standard of food remains very high. I was with a group who don't usually eat curry and they loved it. Mixed starters delicious as were: chicken Madras, Gurkha Lamb, chili chicken, butter chicken. All this with loads of cobra beer, rice, man breads and a few I screams came to... More 

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Thank Nicolas C
SuryaManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Surya, responded to this review

Indeed Nicolas, we've opened a new restaurant in Utrecht. We will look forward to welcoming you there. Thank you very much for your kind words. We're very happy that your friends enjoyed the experience, especially since they're not regular curry eaters. ;) More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Slightly pricey, but excellent food and service. Favourite dish is the chicken madras hot & spicy! The restaurant is a little dark but cosy.

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1 Thank Caroline52013
SuryaManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Surya, responded to this review

Many thanks for your feedback Caroline. We try to keep our prices reasonable (the market norm), in order to give you the excellent food and service you deserve, which some of competitors lag behind on. We hope that you'll visit us again. More 

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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

We had our farewell dinner here after our conference and at times it got a little tight. The staff, as usual in The Netherlands, are brilliant, the food was good but the promised widi for our Livestream was patchy. Good place though.

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Thank Lyn W
SuryaManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Surya, responded to this review

Many thanks Lyn for your constructive feedback. We'll get in touch with our wifi provider and make sure it's better next time! :) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Nepali
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ceintuurbaan 147, 1072 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Pijp
  • Neighborhood: De Pijp
  • Phone Number: 020 6767 985
Description
Surya - Amsterdam's Premier Indian Kitchen. Located in the trendy De Pijp neighbourhood of Amsterdam, Surya invites you to experience an exquisite selection of Indian, Nepalese and Oriental cuisines, presented with unexpected and adventurous flavours. With a broad selection encompassing vegetarian, meat and fish dishes, you'll enjoy culinary mastery and impeccable service within a contemporary atmosphere that reference hints of ethnicity. In addition we offer a superior and distinctive drinks list, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Some of which, are exclusively available in Amsterdam only at Surya. Surya is located within walking distance from the infamous Albert Cuyp market and the Heineken Experience. For the more information and to share your experience, join us on Facebook by searching, "Surya Restaurant"

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Staying in De Pijp

Neighborhood Profile
De Pijp
Bustling Albert Cuypstraat serves as the main drag through De Pijp and the location for Albert Cuyp Market, the largest and most famous of Amsterdam’s many outdoor markets. Beyond this sometimes-frantic thoroughfare, tiny lanes beckon urban explorers in search of the latest trends and hidden gems. Nearly half the residents living in De Pijp are foreigners and a good number of them are students. Here you'll find a multitude of ethnic restaurants, great cafes and bars, and a brilliant array of locally owned shops, all catering to a broad range of budgets and tastes.
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