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Tales and Spirits

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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We love food, every second, every minute and every hour we think about food. Eating shouldn't be done only three times a day. We like to eat all day long. That is why our kitchen is open till late in the evening. In our kitchen we don't differentiate between starters and main courses. Just order what you like and if you want to eat more, you order another dish. Our kitchen combines the best of different international cuisines, using classic and avant-garde culinary techniques. Did we mention we love food? Hmmmm.... However we might love our drinks even more! The variety in drinks is so big, that nobody should stick to one drink in their life. At T&S we offer you a wide variety of spirits
$10 - $45
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Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Drinks
Bar, European, International
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Menu is huge but brilliant and it is amazing fun to enjoy the lovely cocktails and see the flashy ones of others that keeps coming and coming. Some complimentary snacks to compliment the drinks too, all made for a great late night cocktail session....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ankitsa17
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely, extra friendly staff. Greeted with amazing complementary items upon arrival and the cocktails taste soo good! Such a cool concept will definitely come again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank caits01
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little cozy bar is definitely worth being among the best in the world! It's located in a side road at the centre of Amsterdam. The cocktails are just amazing, I didn't know what to drink so after a small conversation with the barman about...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TaniaAkr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely outstanding cocktails, a great extensive menu, small cosy venue and lovely friendly service! Definitely a fantastic way to break out dry January! The Fallen Lady was truly delicious!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Katie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh.My.God. Stumbled upon this little bar by a chance and must say this was one the best cocktails bars I’ve been to. If you get there - please do try a Splish Splash!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joannapV2248ZU
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just wanted somewhere for cocktails and found this little bar down a side street. We were greeted on arrival and a gentleman took our coat and showed us to the table. He was very chatty and explained the menu to us and left us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Becks1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, massive cocktail selection as well as off menu drinks on offer, staff very helpful to recommend, we didn’t like one of the recommended and didn’t have to pay and had drink replaced!!! Couldn’t have asked for better service, will be returning!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jhughes95
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You hand your coat over when you enter (its a policy - they dont want the place looking messy with coats all over the place!). The complimentary crisps and bottle of water are a nice touch. Waiter knew his stuff and made some great recommendations!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MerCeyJRC
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This used to be a nice place for a good cockail. We will never go back though! ‘Mr. Manager’ thinks he can get away with his attitude but that does not work. We are very happy there are some very good, friendly places for cocktails...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Willemv596
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

This place is all about the experience!! We loved it here. We stayed for 1 cocktail each and bill was under 20 euros which I think is reasonable. Our waitress was lovely! The guy who greeted us at the door was lovely and friendly too....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CristalDennis
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May 14, 2018|
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Response from Fussy4areason | Reviewed this property |
We had a lovely dinner before we went for cocktails so I do not know what the food tasted like but it looked great.
January 14, 2018|
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Response from oldsurfie | Reviewed this property |
You will need to contact Tales and Spirits direct. Though I think outside they may be able to, ad in the right weather it is a great atmosphere street side, on a primarily walk through alley
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