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Ku Kitchen Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Seafood, Sushi
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Buzzing yet intimate
1. Buzzing yet intimate
"meticulously curated"
SydneyTommy
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2. Dangerously Good
2. Dangerously Good
"Funky place with enthusiastic staff and lots of atmosphere."
Annie P
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3. Outstanding
3. Outstanding
"Excellent service"
Daniel W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a group of 7 for a work dinner. We opted for the chef`s tasting menu which I initially thought might be a bit pricey at 35 euros per person. I was proved very wrong. The food was fantastic! Fresh and delicious(and so...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Anke M
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Amsterdam and one I try to go back to any time I am in town. Friendly service, beautiful decor but friendly atmosphere, I love their fresh ingredients and the fact that you can request modifications to the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
4  Thank MartaLearningEscapes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked on the back of reviews on this site and had the most fantastic evening. The place itself is quite small and we were seated next to the kitchen. This was a great place to sit as we could see how hard the chefs worked!...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kowoski
hiromiura, Owner at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you ! Come back ❤️

Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

Amazing Japanese food that doesn’t break the bank. Loved all the dishes we ordered. It has a good vegetarian variety of options. Food was incredible, flavoursome, hearty. Would definitely highly recommend it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Foodie1707
hiromiura, Owner at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great feedback 🙏

Reviewed June 9, 2019

Had roasted avocado, sushi set, sashimi set, grilled sardines, with edamame and plumb wine with ice. It was simply perfect, with excellent service and great value for money.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Akxsel
hiromiura, Eigenaar at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2019

Thank you so much Akxsel, your feedback means alot to us !

Reviewed May 28, 2019

Excellent choice said my friend. Great variety of different food. Very nice ambiance and very friendly personnel. Look forward to have dinner there again.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jalekkerdaneenuserna
hiromiura, Eigenaar at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2019

Thanks for the feedback !

Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

The food here is good, and it’s definitely a fusion variety of Japanese in a surprising and interesting manner. You can order dishes to share, which most of the menu consists of, and there are also some mains you can choose to have on your...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mlj87
hiromiura, Owner at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Thanks for the feedback. Fair enough. Next time we’ll run harder.

Reviewed April 17, 2019

I read about this restaurant in a travel magazine in an article written by a local about what she recommends in Amsterdam. I booked a table on the strength of what she had written. She wasn't wrong. We had an amazing night - very relaxed,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank katkearsley
hiromiura, Owner at Ku Kitchen Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2019

Thanks for the nice review. We will set aside a bottle of Yuzu sake for your next visit!

Reviewed April 14, 2019

I love this restaurant! The service is very good and the atmosphere is nice. However, the really great thing is the food. Lovely nigiris and amazing eggblant nanban. I like everything here!! Also great place for drinks; nice japanese beer and cocktails.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Jade C
Reviewed March 20, 2019

A good place to drink and eat in this lively neighborhood. This spot is popular so you will see folks here all day long.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Thomas V
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