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Betawi

#548 of 2,996 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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$$ - $$$
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Admiraal de Ruijterweg 337, 1055 LZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 682 1885
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little Indonesian Restaurant run by Frank and his good lady who welcome people to their business. Situated on the outskirts of Amsterdam and convenient for those staying at the Golden Tulip Hotel Amsterdam West. Also on the 12 tram route. Closed Mondays. Take out also available.

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Thank bikingeagle
Toronto, Canada
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68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We were really looking forward to this meal, based on the reviews here. Unfortunately we made one mistake, we went to another Indonesian take out warung two days earlier. I will not mention the place here, but it gave us an idea. Compared to the take out, Betawi was bland and overpriced. For the 60 euros we paid here, we... More 

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Kloof, South Africa
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Fabulous family run restaurant and well worth the visit. Particularly tables in the garden out back - weather permitting! We had the Rijsttafel, which was excellent. My wife is Dutch Indonesian by descent and brought back fabulous memories for her. Also do take-away.

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Thank MikeOB54
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

I stayed one night close by this restaurant and impressed by the reviews I decided to give it a try myself. I was not disappointed. Although it was early evening the restaurant was busy and there was a brisk take - away trade too. Staff were very friendly, the food came in good time and was very tasty, I would... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

I am so fortunate to have Betawi in my neighbourhood! Since many years I frequently enjoy their great dinners. I often bring friends along and there has been nobody who didn't love the food. The family that runs the restaurant is very kind and involved with their neighbours; they really know their guests. That, together with great food, really makes... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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141 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We found this place because the hostel had their take out/delivery menu. Authentic Indonesian food at its best. Beautiful garden patio in the back. The ginger beer was delish on a hot day. We couldn't completely understand the menu and just ordered the seafood 3 course meal for 2. It ended up being 10 different dishes just for the main... More 

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France
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60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016

We rode the #12 tram across town to eat at Betawi, and we'll do it again next time we're visiting Amsterdam. We didn't have a reservation, but we were lucky enough to get the last available table on a Saturday evening. This was my first rice table (rijsttafel) and I really enjoyed the various flavors. We were made to feel... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

A great place to eat, it's a family owned restaurant, far away from the touristy parts of Amsterdam. Decent food for a great price. It's also a popular place to eat for the Indo population of the Netherlands. The menu offers a great choice, the staff is friendly.

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Thank LudgerZ
Tel Aviv, Israel
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Really good food! Very very tasteful and even baby girl liked it! Next to a tram stop so easy to reach.

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Israel
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

Far from the Center, but with tram 12 stop just infront Is not a big luxorios restaurant, not speciall Oriental decoration BUT THE INDONESIAN FOOD was very good, and this was the opinion of the four of us there were plenty of dishes, eact one with a diferent taste - which were served after a chicken soop We were not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Indonesian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Admiraal de Ruijterweg 337, 1055 LZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 682 1885

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?