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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” (38 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“wagyu” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
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 March 26, 2016 via mobile

Amazing service and food. Great atmosphere and very personal service which is rare to find even at the best rated restaurants in the world. Food was aromatic and just stunning.More

Thank John B
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2016

Dear guest, Thank you for your compliment regarding the personal service our team provided you with. It is wonderful to notice that this exceeded your expectations and that you enjoyed our cuisine as well. We are delighted to share your kind words with our entire...More

Reviewed March 20, 2016

I found this hotel to the honnor of the Dutch culinary culture. Except for the wine for which we chose excellently aged French wine, the rest was very locally sourced yet international. I particularly liked the sous-chef's influence, which I understand is very asian. this...More

Thank Serge L
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2016

Dear guest, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your experience at Restaurant La Rive. We feel very honoured and incredibly rewarded by your generous compliments regarding the wines, Asian influences in our menu and the service the team provided you with. We...More

Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Went for a celebratory dinner with five of my colleagues. Despite the small number they let us fine in the gorgeous private room where we could really enjoy ourselves. Good was perfectly cooked. Very fresh and tasty. Service was impeccable. Very friendly and extremely professional....More

Thank ventry100
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2016

Dear guest, It is wonderful to read that you had a fabulous celebratory dinner and that you enjoyed our wine room together with your colleagues. Thank you very much for your warm words and the time you took to write this review, it is very...More

Reviewed March 3, 2016

Ate dinner here from the Rive Gauche menu - in line with michelin standards and would definitely recommend. Service and room is a little traditional (could be stuffy) but views out over the canal was great - hotel itself looked amazing. Definitely give it a...More

1  Thank TravellingBen
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2016

Dear guest, Thank you very much for writing this review. It makes us proud that the team contributed to your amazing experience that you had in Restaurant La Rive. It is a pleasure to read that the menu paired with the wines and the combination...More

Reviewed February 9, 2016

Dined at this nicely appointed restaurant in February 2016 and having been to quite a number of Michelin star places around the world, this place is surely amongst the top 2-3%. Located inside the Intercontinental hotel near a beautiful canal/ river, we tried at the...More

Thank Michael L
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2016

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review on TripAdvisor. It is an honour to learn that you rank us among the top restaurants in the world and appreciate it that you share this with us. We are glad that...More

Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Duck is not greasy, octopus is the best I have had and all the sauce are to die for. And then they have amuse dessert!!!! Who has that. Any one in Amsterdam should pay a visit. You won't regret!More

1  Thank 2012she
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2016

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful Restaurant La Rive experience with us. We are happy to learn that you enjoyed our culinary delights, carefully prepared by Chef Rogér Rassin and his team. With great passion they create innovative flavours and it...More

Reviewed January 13, 2016

This restaurant was amazing. I love every minute of it. From the moment we walked in we were welcomed with a smile and were taken to out table. Ambient and decor are nice, you feel at home. Food was great, we ordered the tasting menu...More

1  Thank Sirius_blk
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful words. We appreciate your kindness very much and we are very happy to learn that you had an amazing evening with us. Your compliments are shared with the team. Thank you once again and we look...More

Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here on Christmas evening with our 2 kids of 9 and 11. Normally we would not take our kids to a place like this but we had a fantastic evening and the staff was great for us and the kids. Our dinner...More

Thank Reeijm
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your Christmas experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is with absolute joy to learn that you and your family had such a great evening with us. Your compliments are shared with the entire team. Thank you once again and...More

Reviewed December 28, 2015

When we like to pamper ourselves in Amsterdam, Michelin star Restaurant La Rive (in the 5 star deluxe hotel InterContinental Amstel) is one of our addresses.It offers a great view on the Amstel River, has a great cuisine and fantastic service. It is decorated in...More

Thank hollandmill
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. Your compliments regarding the view, the cuisine and the service are very much appreciated and it was a joy to share them with the team. Thank you once again for your kind words and we...More

Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited for our first wedding anniversary and when I reserved the table I asked to be seated at a table with river views which they accommodated. They seemed to make a fuss of us and congratulated us on our anniversary which...More

Thank MrsMCorcoran
anita b, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor and congratulations with your first wedding anniversary. It makes us very happy to learn that you had such a lovely evening with us and that the vegetarian...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
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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
$46 - $81
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Local cuisine, 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 by the river in La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality restaurant La Rive in 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. It is a member of the culinary association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers and the specially commissioned porcelain and silver all contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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