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De Prael Proeflokaal & Brouwerij

) #718 of 3,318 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$ - $$$ , , European
Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“bitterballen” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“great beer” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 - 20 of 61 reviews

Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

This Place was a really good stop after walking the streets of Amsterdam for a while. Nice beer and the food looked ok even though we didn't try it.

Thank Tunhuken
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Beers were good until we got the tasting menu. They were ok but a couple ones in there that were dodgy. The food was like standard pub food nothing to write home about. They had one meatball dish that looked like a plate a vommitt....More

Thank Lemorte69
Reviewed February 19, 2016

I got the feeling we arrived a bit too early (mid afternoon), as there were only a few other people in there and we felt a bit like we were bothering the staff by ordering. Luckily for me the beer was great, and I love...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

We alway's make a visit to this wonderful tap room to sample some of the best tasting beer's you will find in this great beer mad city. I love going here,the wonderful canalside setting,the superb interior,great furnishing's and superb pubby decor , it really is...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

We went there with some friends for beers, the place was packed and it was difficult to find a free table. When we finally got one we ordered burguers and one rib eye, the food was good nothing to say about that but it took...More

Thank Xile1982
Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Lovely relaxed venue, nice decor, great craft beers. try the sample menu of beers if you are unsure, or just work your way through the full list

Thank Helen H
Reviewed November 1, 2015

Some excellent craft beers locally brewed in house for a very decent price! Lots of tourists mingled in some locals to create a great vibe

Thank sdenobel
Reviewed October 21, 2015

This place was hopping on a Saturday night, it was easy to get beer and they have a nice selection, I tried three different ones and they were all good. Getting a table for dinner on the other hand... not so simple. And once we...More

Thank Lizz H
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

De Prael brews a delicious catalog of beers and is large enough to find a seat even at busy hours. I've been here around 20 times so far, and the biggest downside is the service. It's bad beyond your wildest imagination. They are just unaware...More

Thank Arturo M
Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Great beer, good cheeseboard. Nice quiet location even in the busiest of weekends. Weiss beer is gorgeous. A fair few brewery places in Amsterdam and this is a good one. Cash only.

Thank Colts_tooth
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighborhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: 020-408-4470
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