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The Bulldog

Leidseplein 15, 1017 PS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 422 3444
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Leidseplein 15, 1017 PS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the bulldog to try the space cake as most people say it's a must when visiting. I shared one with my boyfriend as they say they aren't recommended for non drug users. We had half each thinking it would have some sort of...More

Thank Emily Y
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I called in for a pint at the weekend. Within minutes of receiving our drinks the song 'simply the best ' was blasted out. As if listening to Tina Turner wasn't painful enough, the majority of morons in the place started chanting...More

Thank fanta2009
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

We visited the bulldog before a gig. It started off badly with the door staff being rude. We then ordered with a waiter who was also pretty unfriendly. They make you pay before you get your meal which is pretty smart as they are utterly...More

Thank erialcclaire
Reviewed July 4, 2017

We enjoyed small plates of food and each had a drink. The prices are very reasonable. It is good location. It is near H&M and the Apple Store. The service was very quick. The server was polite and spoke English well. We also chatted with...More

Thank Robert_Larson72
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Standing tall as one of the most popular cafes in the city, The Bulldog is a natural choice for first time initiates to the cities pleasures. It's busy. It's popular. Ifs full of tourists. You may or may not get good service. And they certainly...More

Thank Bernard G
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Really rude waiter pretty much ruined an otherwise cool place. Had a quick lunch and a few drinks and then were basically asked to leave by our waiter. Thanks, Arrigo, the waiter, we won't be back :)

Thank Gabimichel
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Great bar with a great atmosphere. Me and my girlfriend stayed until closing. The karaoke was good to watch and the staff were great Marcelinho the bar man helped a lot!

Thank misterdam420
Reviewed June 2, 2017

First let me start by saying, coolest security guard ever, nice guy great attitude. After showing our ID we were let in, where the bud-tender was a young guy, maybe 21, so rude, gave us 1 word responses to our questions, pointed at the menu...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Food was fine, and not expensive. Crew also friendly and ready for helping you, good music for young people.

Thank Xavier S
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Great atmosphere whether you are smoking or not, reasonably priced drinks. Ensure you have 50 cents on you as you have to pay to go to the toilet

Thank chloewhitexx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Cafe
Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leidseplein 15, 1017 PS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 422 3444
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