We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
Barentszstraat 173, 1013 NM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 422 7880
Website
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

77 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 47: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy, friendly staff and fantastic food. Not on the cheap side but really worth it. Really recommended.

Helpful?
Thank Xabier I
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been for romantic dinners to Marius before and were again not disappointed. Service is excellent, food intolerances aren't an issue and the food is simply delicious. We went along with the wine recommendations and it matched each course perfectly. Dining at Marius doesn't only guarantee excellent food but also a whole dining experience as amazing flavours melt into a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Daniela B
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants I've been to anywhere. We had the 4 course menu and each dish was novel and delicious and portions perfectly sized. The nemesis chocolate cake was simply out of this world! The oil, meats, wine were all of the highest quality. The owner and staff were very friendly and welcoming. The bill was 100 euros... More 

Helpful?
Thank J9812
Berkeley, California
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

It started as a table d'hote by two Chez Panisse alums over a dozen years ago. It's now a little larger, and the menu a little more complicated than a fixed four course. But it's still like eating in a chef's home dining room, still smart and delicious, and now has an expanded wine list (they own the wine bar/small... More 

Helpful?
Thank LeviRizetnikof
Natick, Ma
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

Chef/owner Cees Helfring worked alongside the renown Alice Waters at Chef Panisse in CA. His menu and presentation are reflective of Waters' philosophy of truly fresh, local ingredients that blend so smoothly no one taste stands out. This small, white table cloth restaurant with just chef Helfring and a sous working the kitchen puts out beautiful dishes served by a... More 

Helpful?
Thank pbroekel
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant so do make reservations. It has a very down to earth atmosphere, which I enjoyed very much. The menu changes regulary and always represents the present season. We had the 4 dish menu, the portions not too big but just right. Wine suggestion excellent. Service was also on point. Didn't rush us and wasn't slow at the same... More 

Helpful?
Thank CarolienRozema
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food. Great wine list and fabulous service. The staff was very friendly and helpful. All food was very well cooked and tasty. Great dinner

Helpful?
1 Thank FabrizioBB77
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant as they would accommodate vegetarians although their regular menu, which changes daily, is meat and fish-based. It did not disappoint. The food was truly excellent, and clearly made with love and care, in an informal atmosphere. We had 3 different wines, all by the glass - one with each course- recommended by the waiter. Perhaps... More 

Helpful?
Thank duncanc21
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

It was a bit of chance that we found this place but it was really nice ! We had the soup and duck. The waiter was really nice. The wine list was impressive

Helpful?
Thank Anders H
Santa Cruz, California
Level Contributor
78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Portion and timing for each course was perfect to let you enjoy the next one...perfect blend of herbs, sauce and light on carbs...our bill was less than apps and cocktails in SF! Menu changes daily with produce and protein in market. We walked in and lucked out...we overheard people booked a month ahead!

Helpful?
Thank Jocelyn F

Travelers who viewed Marius also viewed

Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 

Been to Marius? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$37 - $50
Cuisine
European, French, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
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: Barentszstraat 173, 1013 NM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 422 7880
Description
Already more then 10 years Marius is a concept as a small table d' hote with a daily changing menu of 4 courses. We adhere the refined country kitchen: simply real food made from natural ingredients, maybe French, maybe Mediterranean, but surely our expression of what we like and oh dear... How much we love veggies. Since we moved to our new location March 2012, we are slightly more of a restaurant and therefor a bit more spacious and comfortable. But at the same time it is still cosy and sometimes crowded with conviviality and we still partly have our family styled shared tables. At Marius we always serve what we find on the market. Our 4 course menu changes daily en costs 47,50 euro. Next to with the menu we always have a few specialities like Bouillabaise and Vitello Tonato. Alongside the menu we serve, if you like, a appropriate wine suggestion. But gladly we invite you to study our extensive wine card and find you your favorite bottle. When the weather allows we have a little Parisien like, sidewalk terrace.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Marius staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?