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Lunchcafe De Spiegel

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Lijnbaansgracht 277, 1017 RL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 6904
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“panini” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lijnbaansgracht 277, 1017 RL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to grab a quick breakfast. Also water from the tap, i feel like that is a rarity here.

Thank mattzielinski99
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We decided to come only for drinks around 3PM but waiters said that at this hour you need to order a food, they did not allow us to order just drinks. Highly not recommended.

Thank Adam S
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to grab a bite before the museum and stumbled across this place. Friendly and fast service and tasty food.

Thank Kristian A
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We actually arrived at 5 PM and they were still serving "lunch." The kitchen shuts down at about 5:30 and the cafe closes at 6. We ate outdoors and had our first European fried codfish. Compared to what we are used to in America, they...More

Thank Jim Y
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We visited over lunchtime on a busy Sunday, given the close proximity to the Rijksmuseum, the area can get very busy indeed. Despite this, we managed to get a table outside facing the canal without having to wait too long. The service was swift and...More

Thank TimothyF5
Reviewed June 6, 2017

All four of us loved everything we ordered on our first evening that we returned for our last lunch before returning home. Great service.

Thank smc190737
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

I had dutch meatballs and Dutch mini pancakes for lunch. Great service despite the waiters/waitresses being very busy. The food was tasty and fairly cheap. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Gill T
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Can't say enough about this place. Tasty nicsose salad, Dutch meatballs, cheese sticks, club sandwich and apple pie. Loved splitting a bottle of rose and sitting outside on a beautiful day.

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Stumbled on this café whilst staying near to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. Staff were extremely friendly and courteous and the choice of food from Banana pancakes, Dutch breakfast and even a full English breakfast all of which were delicious. There are plenty of other choices...More

Thank Tezza1961
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Spotted this place whilst out wandering on the last day of our trip and thought it looked like a good choice for breakfast. The restaurant has a large seating area out onto the canal and it's really a very lovely place to sit and eat....More

1  Thank DiscoCatGiraffe
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lijnbaansgracht 277, 1017 RL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 6904
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