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Nam Kee

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Marie Heinekenplein 4, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 6702336
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Cannes, France
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98 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those places I keep going back to whenever I visit Amsterdam. Their oysters in their "secret sauce" is to die for just like their salt & pepper shrimps. Yummm. Delicious food, not your average Chinese take out. Whenever I go, I make sure we have reservations because they are always full.

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Thank frenchriviera2014
surabaya
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96 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just average dinner with omelette, chicken, fish, beef and cooked vegetable. Nothing special about the food. The place was rather dark. But location is easy to find.

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Thank eljees
Depok, Indonesia
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75 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The soups are super, as well as the vegies & other menu. But the staffs are very grumpy. They can even move you when you already pick your seat. They don't like customers with baby stroller. But amazingly, the restaurant is always packed. Not only at the lunch or dinner time. Well, just enjoy the food, forget the grumpy faces!

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Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

We already order some take out in a different day before actually eating in the place. The food is decent and the portions are big but nothing special. The highlight of our visit on this restuarant is how rude the chinese waiter is (the one without eyeglasses) it's like we own it to him that we're eating there and that... More 

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Poperinge, Belgium
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Maybe their portions are much for dinner, maybe it is more suitable as lunch. But we enjoyed anyway. I wish we went here with more people, so we could share other menus. Because we were only 2, we could only order 2 kinds of dish. Tofu stuffed with minced fish and stir mixed veggies with squids. They served us with... More 

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Thank Natureahead
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Never expected this great food! We have been to Nam Kee with a group of 8 on one of the round tables and really enjoyed the whole evening. We had the tasty peking duck (yes, chinese style with bones), prawns, chicken, steamed vegetables, fried noodles,... A chinese friend of mine recommended the place for the steamed oysters with cantonese spices... More 

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Thank Dierk H
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65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

There are a couple of Chinese restaurants in Amsterdam wit this same name. Go to the one at Zeedijk and skip this one. I've been here a couple of times and the food is dull tasting. Most of the people working here are friendly but others are really grumpy. As if they really hate their work... Such a shame.

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Thank RodgerMettenday
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Decent Chinese but not the best. Was very quiet for somewhere with with good reviews. This is usually a turn off for any food place, the food arrived way too quick so I was sceptical on how fresh it was. In the end it had a decent enough taste but it will not be the best authentic Chinese you eat.

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Thank DipenBhatt
Yarm, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

this is an easy distance away but once you have had the easiest there is plenty more to go at to suit all tastes ... no need to hit the centre and pay top dollar

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Amsterdam
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Love the Dim Sum here! the main dishes I've tried have all been good too, but am addicted to the steamed dim sum. All very reasonably priced too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marie Heinekenplein 4, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Pijp
  • Neighborhood: De Pijp
  • Phone Number: +31 20 6702336

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De Pijp
Bustling Albert Cuypstraat serves as the main drag through De Pijp and the location for Albert Cuyp Market, the largest and most famous of Amsterdam’s many outdoor markets. Beyond this sometimes-frantic thoroughfare, tiny lanes beckon urban explorers in search of the latest trends and hidden gems. Nearly half the residents living in De Pijp are foreigners and a good number of them are students. Here you'll find a multitude of ethnic restaurants, great cafes and bars, and a brilliant array of locally owned shops, all catering to a broad range of budgets and tastes.
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