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Lef - CLOSED

1 Wijde Heisteeg, 1016 AS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 620 5768
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 9, 2015
“Adorable cafe with great food at low prices”
Nov 12, 2014
“Good sandwiches”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1 Wijde Heisteeg, 1016 AS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed January 9, 2015

Stumbled upon this cafe earlier today and it is such a gem. It is tiny but has an upper floor seating area much like one in a playhouse and the cafe generally has a very friendly and cutesy feel. The waitress was friendly and the...More

Thank Keeley2014
Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

This would have been a 5 star review had the table upstairs been more comfortable and the service a bit faster. The standard sandwiches were bland...but the Tandoori Chicken and Roas Beef sandwiches were amazing! Those saved the day for us although we were divided....More

Thank LebaneseCreole
Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

In a moment of desperation my friends and I were nearing a state of 'hangry' (hungry/ angry) and we stumbled upon Lef. the owners were friendly and accommodating. we took our sandwiches and sat by the canal. they were delicious and turned our afternoon around....More

Thank alexandrag22
Reviewed May 5, 2014

This tiny cafe only has a few tables but serves a good range of sandwiches, all reasonably priced. I had a ham and cheese panini and my girlfriend had a delicious apricot, walnut, honey, lemon, rocket and goat's cheese ciabatta. Both were freshly prepared and...More

Thank Colin W
Reviewed January 27, 2014

After a long walk in the cold of Amsterdam we needed to rest and have a little lunch. And this is what we got! The sandwiches were delicious, although overpriced unlike the brownies or the muffins, which completed our tasty lunch. We really enjoyed our...More

Thank DonKeoki
Reviewed August 27, 2013

This lovely little place is tucked away in an alley between the impressive canals. It's a quaint little place which has a really nice feeling. Although the juices and sandwiches sounded delicious, I thought I'd give the omelette a try. Will definitely come back here...More

Thank OmarNL
Reviewed August 27, 2012

A tiny little clumsy lunch place in the 9 streets makes tasty but simple sandwiches. Great for a quick bite and some people watching this is a great option..

Thank AlethaandOle
Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

Me and my gf had breakfast here and we where delighted. Availability to dark bread, some smoothies and a fair espresso.

Thank Stefan Kotten A
Reviewed April 18, 2012

I discovered this little gem of a place while strolling the "nine little streets" area. Almost walked past, because it was so full of people, but SO glad I didnt! Both downstairs & upstairs were full, but within a couple of minutes a table opened...More

Thank 1highplainsdrifter
Reviewed October 22, 2011

Place looks nice enough, good coffee, but my requedt for extra mustard with the pastrami and cheese went unheeded and when the panini arrived it contained one wafer thin slice of pastrami and no discernable cheese. At least i didnt need the extra mustard as...More

Thank LDouble
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Wijde Heisteeg, 1016 AS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 620 5768
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