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Agabi Santa Maria

$$ - $$$
Plantage & the East
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Waterlooplein 361, 1011 PG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 412 3183
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Rancho Mirage, California
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130 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

If you know anything about Mexican food or Tex-Mex you will hate this place. Totally weird tasteless just plain not right. Don't waste your time. If you have never have had Mexican food A'dam may not be the best place to try it for the first time. To each his own, I like to say about people's taste in artwork... More 

Thank April E
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I ordered spareribs. Priest 15.50u. After serving I noticed that I got 1 piece of spareribs with 3 kind of sauces. No fries Salat or anything else. The 2 cokes I ordered where old. No gas. They can't do anything about it but the restaurants neighbor is a coffeeshop. People go outside and smoke their joints while the guest are... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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153 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

No surprise, we experienced rain during our walk of Amsterdam. There is not a density of restaurants in this area like all other areas, but we were glad that we found this little place. There is both indoor and outdoor seating available. The service was somewhat slow but our waitress was very friendly. We only had drinks and a small... More 

Thank TracyTravelsOn
Chongqing, China
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Very good place, nice taste food . Have wifi and a good attendance. Near of ice bar. We order nachos, are very good.

Thank acofe007
Chiclana de la Frontera, Spain
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

We went inside to try some special menu offer but it was so small and after one hour waiting we were really disappointed about our decision to go in. It is nothing special but a poor mix of Mexican and Argentinian cuisine

1 Thank Agustin N
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

All three of us enjoyed the food and atmosphere of this cosy place. Dishes were plentiful with various sauces to fit your taste or experimentation. Atmosphere was welcoming just like at home. Typical Mexican music added to the feel of this place. Service was lacking a bit in responsiveness. Overall very enjoyable place to go with friends.

Thank Jakub L
Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015

Worst restaurant in Amsterdam. Complete and utter tourist trap. As an Argentinian living in the US and traveling on vacation to Amsterdam for the first time, I was excited when I saw what I initially thought was an Argentine restaurant in Amsterdam! My husband and my parents decided to try this place out, and we were lured by the special... More 

2 Thank Noe D
Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015

Despite only having two tables to cater, there was an hour wait for our relatively simple order. Calling the ingredients sub par is an understatement; they were vile. I ordered a steak (if you can call it that), and it was, without a doubt, the worst I have ever had in my entire life. Luckily I asked for it rare... More 

1 Thank richpanius
Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015

We stopped here for lunch yesterday (22nd July) and ordered chicken nachos for entree, 1 burrito and 1 fajita. It took about 30 minutes for them to bring out the nachos, which were just the plain ones not the chicken ones like we had ordered so we sent them back and had to wait another 15 minutes for them to... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

We went here tonight as a family: 2 adults, 2 kids. We had to wait for over an hour for our food arrived. We were not alone, everyone was waiting for their food. There were no apologies or explanation. We did see that there was only 1 person working in the kirchen. When it finally arrived, the food was mediocre... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Argentinean, Latin, Bar, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterlooplein 361, 1011 PG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighborhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 412 3183

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Plantage & the East

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides visitors with the chance to imagine the city that Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house) while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s oldest (and still best kept) zoos, and Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. It's also an ideal setting for the Dutch outpost of St Petersburg’s Hermitage.
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