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Cafe de Klos

Kerkstraat 41, 1017 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 3730
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (826 reviews)
“baked potato” (130 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (82 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Dutch, Bar, Barbecue, European
$$ - $$$
Kerkstraat 41, 1017 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic ribs , large portions size , side salad was amazing . The jacket potato drizzled in some heavenly garlic butter . Bar staff were amazing especially Irene Food served very quickly . Not to be missed

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's basically a bar with a rustic feel and busy vibe, with a simple menu. We liked that and the staff were helpful and friendly. Food and beer were good, but overall it may not be suitable for some. Read on to find out why....More

Thank OnHoliday23
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been to Amsterdam a fair few times. Not once have i been and not visited Cafe de Klos. It's a lovely place and the ribs are absolutely magnificent, genuinely the best I've ever had. Yes, sometimes there is a wait, especially with larger groups,...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Simple: it’s seems they have a great food but they act in a very bad way to their customers from the start of a long wait more than promised through a rude and grumpy members of staff and it’s feel so clear they just taking...More

Thank Stana A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Steak cooked exactly as requested, very tasty and a good size, not a tiny portion like some restaurants. Ribs are beef, not pork, but beautiful, tender and tasty. Chicken was also excellent and succulent, not dry at all. French onion soup was delicious too. Service...More

Thank Creagh W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We to the restaurant last night and even though it was really busy we got a table in about ten minutes. Which was great. The hospitality is unbelievable, fast and funny. The ribs were so soft and tasty.

Thank Luiz C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy place! Expect to wait at the bar across the street... but very worth it. I’ve ate a lot of BBQ being from bbq/beef country in Canada and working frequently in Texas. This is right up there if not better than anything I’ve had. And...More

Thank cbabz10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

best place to eat full in Amsterdam without paying much. first thing to note: you should be hungry when you get there. secondly, you can wait for a while. Actually I was lucky twice, I waited 10 minutes upmost. third and the last thing is...More

Thank BarbaraHama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get there right when they open to avoid a wait. We ordered the rib combo plate and it was excellent. Wash it down with a cold beer or soda. Atmosphere is a dark nautical theme surrounding a central bar and the kitchen. Seating in limited...More

Thank idzilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended, great meat with great environment. Only con is the waiting time which can get up to 2 hours, but definitely worth it :)

Thank Digiloma
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Maggie C
April 16, 2018|
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Response from Stacy S | Reviewed this property |
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Claire R
January 20, 2018|
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Response from Dublin122 | Reviewed this property |
No they dont accept reservations but even at busy times your wait won't be more than 45 mins. they will take you across the road to their other bar and then fetch you when table is available. You are totally in for a treat... More
August 31, 2017|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Ciaran M has got you covered. Follow tat advice. For the record, my chicken was delicious!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kerkstraat 41, 1017 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 3730
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