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La Rive

Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 520 3264
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (44 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
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Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed February 20, 2017

We visited La Rive in the Amstel Hotel to celebrate our anniversary - as it was our first visit to the restaurant & it recently lost it's one Michelin star rating, we were unsure what to expect. We were not disappointed - the food was...More

Thank Bueller1961
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful review about your dining experience. It is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed the celebration of your anniversary at restaurant La Rive. I am also very happy to read to you savoured the food and...More

Reviewed February 18, 2017

We celebrated my husband's birthday at La Rive. We both had the tasting menu-which we thoroughly enjoyed. The restaurant were very accommodating with dietary requirements. Service was excellent- the waiters were very attentive. Definitely recommend this restaurant.More

Thank Bhavisha V
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are very happy to read that you thoroughly enjoyed the celebration of your husband's birthday. In addition, it is a pleasure to learn that the my team was very attentive and received excellent service. Thank you...More

Reviewed February 18, 2017

Treated my husband for his birthday. Absolutely wonderful experience. Beautiful table overlooking the water. Fabulous greeting and exceptional service in every area of our visit. Careful, knowledgeable, but unpretentious explanation of each course. Beautifully presented food with great attention to detail and creativity. Very imaginative...More

Thank jo d
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful review about your experience in restaurant La Rive. It is a pleasure to learn that you had a wonderful experience on the beautiful table overlooking the river Amstel. We are also very happy to see that...More

Reviewed February 17, 2017

Once again our dining experience at La Rive was excellent. The service, quality of the food and overall experience was as good as it gets. Probably the best Restaurant in Holland and certainly up there with the best in Europe.More

Thank robert264617
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy to read that your dining experience was excellent. In addition, it is a pleasure to learn that the service, quality and food was as good as its gets. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed February 13, 2017

great food and good service. Nice views on the amstel. If you are lucky you'll see some famous people hereMore

Thank jbeijerinck
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read to you enjoyed your evening in restaurant La Rive. We look forward to welcome you back soon alongside the River Amstel. Kind regards, Anita Bos & Ronald Opten General Manager and...More

Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The first impression has already tell everything we are at the right place. I found this place extremely friendly, fun, laugh, jokes everywhere. But what you have on your plate and what you have in your glass is remarkably serious! It was a short travel...More

Thank lendvisory
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your praising words about your experience. We are more than happy to read that you savoured the fantastic flavors of the food and also enjoyed the exciting accompanying wines. In addition, we will definitely share your great compliments...More

Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

We splurged on the full tasting menu and wine pairing, and everything was great. Don't make after dinner plans though, we got there at 7 thinking we could do a 10pm canal cruise after, but the pacing of the courses had us there until after...More

Thank ltmBoston
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing you experience about restaurant La Rive. We are happy to read that you savoured the tasting menu and enjoyed the accompanying wine pairing. We are looking forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed January 7, 2017

Very delicate design and high quality food. Loved this place. Would recommend this to anyone who wants high quality.More

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Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing you experience about restaurant La Rive. We are happy to read that you savoured the dishes created by our Executive Chef Rogér Rassin and his team. Also we would like to thank you for recommending our restaurant....More

Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

This is truly a dining experience and we got stuck straight in to the tasting menu with wine pairings. The food was excellent and the service was impeccable. My wife is a strict veggie and so her wine pairings were different to mine; this is...More

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Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for this great review. Your enthusiasm about your dining experience fills us with joy and that you speak so highly about both the food and wines makes us truly proud. We are also happy to read that our Sommelier...More

Reviewed December 29, 2016

This restaurant has lost its Michelin star. This is incomprehensible, since the overall experience is really at star level. The food is very tasty and attractively decorated. The service is impeccable, the sommelier gives expert and pleasant advise and the location is beautiful. Really worth...More

Thank PHCU
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for writing this review. It fills us with joy to read that you enjoyed your dinner in Restaurant La Rive and that you savoured the tasting menu created by our Executive Chef Rogér Rassin. We are also happy to...More

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Anniewrigh
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted & it's well worth the price.
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Kim T
March 4, 2017|
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Response from poppiesbrother | Reviewed this property |
I think smart causal is ok. We were in trousers and shirts but I also saw some people in jeans and shirts. The menu changes often but usually there are two menus and we were allowed to mix the menu if we wanted
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gskantzaris
December 21, 2016|
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Response from Anita B | Property representative |
Dear Georgios, Thank you for your reply. I apologise for the fact we didn't reply on your criticism about the restaurant. I will definitely pass your comment to our architect. We try to create the best atmosphere around and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighborhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 20 520 3264
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Description
Dine in style overlooking the Amstel river at restaurant La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality makes restaurant La Rive a class of its own.
Under the inspired culinary leadership of Chef de Cuisine Roger Rassin, Maitre Ronald Opten and Sommelier Ted Bunnik, every guest is assured of a culinary experience. La Rive is a member of the culinary restaurant association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers in combination with the creativity of our kitchen contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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