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Brasserie Ambassade

Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 555 0255
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, Bar, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 663 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Staying in the hotel, we visited the Brasserie for both breakfast and Dinner. The food is excellent - if expensive (but then Amsterdam restaurants appear to be very expensive in the eyes of British tourists) - the wine list s very good, and t he...More

2  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a lovely restaurant in old Amsterdam, easily reachable from Central station by tram. We enjoyed the 4 course tasting menu with wine pairing. Each course was wonderful and presentation was excellent. Options include 3,4,or 5 course tasting menu with 2-4 glasses wine wine...More

1  Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner at this very appealing restaurant located in the Ambassade Hotel in a quaint section of the city across from a beautiful canal. The service and food are very good and the prices are reasonable. Definately would return if we are back in...More

Thank Quest2Go
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Ambassade and had breakfast in their recently renovated dining room. First rate food and service.

4  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in the door it was amazing. We came to celebrate my boyfriends birthday and were welcomed with a happy birthday and a cocktail. The service was great and the waitress was so attentive. The menu was so broad and we...More

2  Thank Emma N
patrickscheele, General Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ms. Emma, thank you for your kind words! We are joyful to read that you and your boyfriend had a great birthday celebration in our Brasserie. It gives us great pleasure that your evening was fantastic. Hopefully we may welcome you again in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the best service i've ever had in Amsterdam. I had steak as main course. It was juicy and tender, really delicious. The starters were also quite good. The price is also reasonable for this amazing food and service.More

1  Thank Aydıner T
patrickscheele, General Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Aydiner, thank you for your amazing compliment. We are delighted that you experienced an amazing evening in our Brasserie. Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience in our Brasserie. Hopefully we may welcome you again in the future. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is very good value -- wonderful food at the same prices you would pay for something of much less quality in many other restaurants. There is a well chosen selection of foods, so it feels quite wide, even though there aren't so many...More

2  Thank 416Traveller2013
patrickscheele, General Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sir, madam, thank you so much for your review. We are bvery happy to read that you had a wonderful time in our Brasserie. Obviously we will pass on your kind message towards our teams! Hopefully we may welcome you back in our Brasserie...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our anniversary dinner at Brasserie Ambassade and the place exceeded our expectations. Whilst the place was fancy, we had view over canal and the food was impeccable it was really the service that still managed to stand out. The service was very friendly...More

3  Thank FinnTraveller75
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear sir, madam, thank you for your review. We appreciate it a lot that you have taken the time to write about your anniversary dinner in our Brasserie. It gives us great pleasure to read that you have enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I chose Brasserie Ambassade expressly because they had an extensive ala carte menu vs so many of the fine dining Amsterdam restaurants with only fixed menus that may not accommodate the fact I don't eat meat or poultry. The restaurant's menu is really quite extensive...More

3  Thank AltGirlTX
patrickscheele, Eigenaar at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear madam, thank you for your extensive review. We are delighted to read that you have enjoyed your dinner in our Brasserie. We will pass on youir message towards our teams and hopefully we will see you again in the future. Kind regards, Team Brasserie...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An outstanding meal, very attentive staff. The library bar is very interestng. The walls are lined with a few thousand books. All first editions, all signed by the author . And all the authors have stayed in the hotel.More

1  Thank Thera M
patrickscheele, Eigenaar at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Thera, thank you for your kind words. We appreciate that you have taken the time to write about your experience with us. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed dinner and drinks in our establishment. Hopefully we may welcome you back in...More

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Response from Loes F | Reviewed this property |
I think it does! Enjoy!
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No jacket - smart casual will do
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Response from patrickscheele | Property representative |
Dear David, thank you for your question. We are delighted we may welcome you in our Brasserie. We recommend restaurant Rijks, Beulings, or Lastage. Looking forward to welcome you in our restaurant. Yours... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:45 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighborhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 555 0255
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Description
Come in and enjoy breakfast, lunch and/or dinner in our beautiful Brasserie Ambassade situated on the Herengracht canal in the center of Amsterdam, while being surrounded by colourful paintings from famous Cobra artists. French/International cuisine by chef Tommy van de Coolwijk and his team in combination with a wide selction of fine wines. Brasserie Ambassade offers an excellent balance in price/quality of food and wine, served by professional and above all, friendly staff. Delicious cocktails are served from our Library Bar which houses an impressive collection of over 5000 books, all signed by authors who have stayed at the Ambassade Hotel.
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