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Loetje Aan 't IJ


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Dutch, European, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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All reviews steak fries salad bread cakes free ferry central station nice piece of meat boats passing their specialty the food is great cozy place fast service nice atmosphere ndsm biefstuk gravy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family flew in to Netherlands to celebrate my brother's birthday and since he loves steaks I chose Loetje as many suggested it is amazing, also the location looked stunning. We weren't able to book in advance so we just came in and of course...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank NikolaS534
Loetje_Groep, Guest Experience & Care at Loetje Aan 't IJ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nikola, thankyou for taking the time and effort to share your experience with us. First of all, happy birthday to your brother! We are however, very sorry to hear about your experience at Loetje, this is definately not the experience we want to offer...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Loetje is were you go for proper Dutch steaks. Classic. They call it a “biefstuk”. And they have it in three variations and two sizes. The taste is amazingly good and so is the meat. Tender with good bite. They serve it when you want...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank PieterZaandam
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Great steaks, friendly staff, know what they are selling, but..... selling your table twice within 2 hours is a bit tight (our reservation was at 6:30 pm and we were asked beforehand to clear the table by 8:30 pm for the next lot), makes you...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank PieterOnBali
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Again a great Tenderloin steak at Loetje aan het IJ, great spot to sit and relaxed, enjoyed all the boats passing by. Service is good and fast and the food is great.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 527raffiec
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

In 1977 the first Café Loetje at the Johannes Vermeerstraat in Amsterdam-Zuid opened it’s doors. Loetje was renown because of it’s steak (It tasted the same way Grand ma would prepare it.) Delicious! Loefje didn’t need marketing. The brand marketed itself. From 2006 the cafe...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Loetje_Groep, Guest Experience & Care at Loetje Aan 't IJ, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2019

Dear Globaljoy, Thankyou for your extensive review and a summary of a part of our history. Thankyou for taking the time and effort to share your experience with us. We are sorry to hear that you are not a fan of our interior. It is...More

Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Our son has a boat parked at the marina and this restaurant was right there! The view is amazing ! The best location in the region! Great views! The restaurant was supper busy , since it was a very cold evening and no tables could...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

It won’t happen a lot but on this place is not much to improve. Ok it is maybe it bit crowded but that’s the consequence when you are a good restaurant. the view the service the menu and the prices are all very good ....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank patjatje
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Restaurant was super busy. We made a reservation at 20.30 and got our table around 20.50 after asking what was taking so long. And everything else also took a lot of time. But it was worth it! Waiters were friendly and the food was sooo...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ellubi5
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is a classic and is well-known for the steaks it offers. Last time I was there, was a bit saltier than before but still delicious.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marotlock
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant servers good steaks for a reasonable price. I personally love the Sambal steak. Sides have to be ordered separately. I usually have a green salad and toast to eat all of the Sambal sauce. The steak is their specialty and is baked in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Loetje_Groep, Customer Experience & Care at Loetje Aan 't IJ, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Hi Maurits, thank you so much for your review! With feedback like yours we can keep optimize our service and quality. See you soon! Kind regards, Team Loetje

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Yes you di, password us on menu or ask them:)
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April 27, 2015|
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Hi Amaya, Thank you for your interest in Loetje! We have options for private dinning. Could you send me your email adres so I can send you more information? For an impression of our privte dinning possibilities you can have... More
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