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Senses Restaurant

Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 530 6266
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 - 20 of 826 reviews

Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

This restraunt is amazing, the food and experience provided was unbeatable, the staff and service were as good as any 5 star hotel I’ve been to, the food is an experience and a journey, they are also very accommodating to any allergies someone may have....More

Thank _101Anthony101
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi _101Anthony101, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. I am happy to read that the food and service have been as good as you have experienced anywhere! We look forward welcoming you back to the restaurant whenever you visit Amsterdam, Warm...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

This was an outstanding experience. my wife and I was blow away by the look, smell and taste of the food. We went "all in" and ordered the 6 meal course with 6 wines. It all came together and evolved to a higher level of...More

Thank TJohannsen
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tjohannsen, Thank you very for your lovely review! We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed our Full experience. We look forward welcoming you back whenever you visit Amsterdam, Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed November 20, 2017

A friend and I dined at this restaurant mid week (Wednesday actually) and arrived for our reservation around 21:00. We opted for the three course tasting menu with wine pairing, a glass of proseco and finished with a coffee (All told the bill came to...More

Thank Heather O
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Heather, Thank you very much for your lovely review, it is great to read you have enjoyed our experience. We look forward welcoming you again in the near future. Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

What a find! The food is really extraordinary. Small dishes looking beautyful and tasting delicious. You have to book in advance as this place is becoming a gourmet “must eat” venue fast! Service by Emad (from Egypt) was personal and very correct. Let him take...More

Thank CharlesHuijskens
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Hi Charles, Thank you very much for leaving us your feedback. I am delighted to hear that the food was delicious and that Emad made it a special experience for you, I will share this with our kitchen team and Emad. We look forward welcoming...More

Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are visiting Amsterdam for business. Before stepping out to an Industry evening Function, we thought to grab a bite at the hotel's restaurant. What a GREAT decision that was! The staff were very courteous and the dishes presented were fabulous. Beautiful...More

Thank BPO78
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Hi BPO78, Thank you very much for leaving you feedback with us. I am delighted to hear you have enjoyed our experience even though it was a brief one. We look forward seeing you for a longer dinner next time you visit Amsterdam, Warm Regards,...More

Reviewed November 12, 2017

I was at the Senses for a business dinner. There is no doubt that all dishes are very creative and beautifully presented, but I must say that not all of dishes really wow-ed me tastewise.More

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Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Ulrike284, Thank you for taking the time to leave you feedback. Would you be able to let me know which dishes did not live up to your expectation? That will help us improve and we would be very grateful. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

Very nice refind kitchen. Food is what you expect in such a restaurant. The amuses were also very tasty, which is already a nice sign. the staff were polite so everything was in balance. but i missed something There is an impersonal atmosphere. Feels like...More

Thank Harold367
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Harold, Thank you very much for your review, I am happy to read you have enjoyed the food and service was polite. I will work with your feedback, thank you for sharing it with me. Whenever you are in Amsterdam again, we look forward...More

Reviewed October 27, 2017

If you want to have an out of this world special surprise meal, this is the restaurant to go to. The whole meal was just wonderful and the wine parings were well chosen. Since your decided to splurge at this restaurant, go for the complete...More

Thank myriamc421
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2017

Hi Myriamc421, Thank you for leaving your review with us. It is great to hear you have enjoyed our full experience, form our beautifull plates, lovely wines to our front of house team. Thank you. We look forward to welcoming you again whenever you are...More

Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

The quality of food here belies its somewhat basic appearance from the outside. Every dish was imaginative, delicious, visually stunning and in some way challenging to the taste buds. It was also busy with a lively hum of satisfied diners discussing the food. The only...More

Thank Irayna O
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2017

Hi Irayna, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It is good to hear that you have enjoyed our dishes and the atmosphere. Your feedback is something we will take on board to keep improving ourself. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

We were in Amsterdam for our anniversary and I had booked this restaurant for the occasion. We arrived 10 minuted before our reservation and had a drink and I was immediately impressed with the service ambiance and cleanliness . I was a hotel manager by...More

Thank Joe O
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2017

Hi Joe, Thank you for you lovely feedback. It is great to hear that you have enjoyed our experience. I will also pass the beautiful comments on to Lars, Sami and Jose. We look forward to seeing you again next year, Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant...More

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Champagneandcake
December 15, 2016|
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Hi, All the answer above are correct. Just let us know in time what you don't like or if you have any allergies and we'll adjust the tasting menu so you can fully experience the tasting menu. You can send an email to... More
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Aline J
November 24, 2016|
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Hi Aline, The restaurant is open on new year's eve. Unfortunately it's already fully booked. If you would like to make a booking for any other day you can do this on the website of Senses.
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November 13, 2016|
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Margaret, Yes its possible to purcgase a voucher. Please contact us directly. The restaurant is a 15-20 minute walk, in direct connection with public transport. please feel free to e-mail me directly at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$32 - $85
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 530 6266
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Description
Senses by Lars Bertelsen prepares unconventional and creative dishes, made with daily fresh and, if possible, sustainable ingredients. The kitchen team prepares your dishes in an open kitchen within the modern and stylish restaurant. Let your senses be stimulated and opt for the unexpected. Choose from the weekly alternating 3 to 6-course tasting menu and embark on your own voyage of discovery. Tell us what you do not like to avoid disappointment and of course our chef will take your special dietary wishes or allergies into account. Choose the wine pairing, to create the ultimate Senses experience. Located in the vibrant area of Amsterdam, 'Senses restaurant' is just minutes away from the Rembrandt square and the art deco Tuschinski cinema.
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