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Calle Ocho

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#1,685 of 3,737 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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The best late-night cocktailbar and Miami streetfood restaurant in the Pijp area in Amsterdam. Calle Ocho: a warm, fun and buzzy ambience with some “gekkigheid”. A place where you can take your tinder-date, grandmother or your volleyball team. From Cuban to Mexican and from Caribbean to Tex-Mex. Calle Ocho is all of that in a nutshell. Our chefs translated this to a small menu which changes regularly.
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Central American, American, Caribbean, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed February 7, 2019

Best cocktails, delicious food, great atmosphere! Love this place and go there as often as possible.specially good deL on Tuesday(taco tuesdays)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 27Ania
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Went here with a group of 6 other friends. Took half an hour to get our drinks brought to the table after asking multiple times. They still forgot two of them and we had to wait even longer. Then the food menu was limited for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Helenthealth
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We only went for a few drinks and weren't disappointed. Extremely tasty, very unique cocktails at reasonable prices. Bar staff were great, location is safe and off the main roads. Inside is really cosy and well lit. Try Fred the frozen margarita! Custom made and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Taco tuesday = brilliant idea. Nice service and very good cocktails. Fast et delicious. Recommend it!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank flob815
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We went to have dinner with my family. Honestly this place is more bar than a restaurant. The menu is very limited, the portions are small and the food prices are far to high for the offer. Drinks prices are reasonable. I won’t come back...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 497jorged
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Small Mexican restaurant in De Pijp. The food is thought to be shared, reasonably priced and with options also for vegetarians. I totally recommend the ceviche and the cactus quesadilla. Service is friendly and easy going. Recommended

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jerrycious
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

I’m from California and have traveled extensively in Latin America. Also, a couple of my friends are excellent cooks-one of gourmet Mexican food, the other of excellent home made Cuban food. We spent a week in Amsterdam and my mother ( elderly and difficult to...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank redcusic
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place and I am not even talking about the food and cocktails yet! We had a few delicious cocktails and our portion of nachos were gone quickly. Music and staff were the cherry on the cake of our visit! Definitely worth going.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank anjavg7
Reviewed November 23, 2017

The cocktails are a-ma-zing, the food is just the opposite: overpriced and bad. A pitty, the description of the cuisine on the website was super appealing.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank sarahL-AMS
Reviewed July 4, 2017

With Miami street food culture as its inspiration, the menu at Calle Ocho is one that should not be missed. As the daughter of a Cuban mother, I have been exposed to Cuban food my entire life. Calle Ocho adds an exciting twist to the...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Nearby
De Pijp
Bustling Albert Cuypstraat serves as the main drag
through De Pijp and the location for Albert Cuyp
Market, the largest and most famous of Amsterdam’s
many outdoor markets. Beyond this sometimes-frantic
thoroughfare, tiny lanes beckon urban explorers in
search of the latest trends and hidden gems. Nearly
half the residents living in De Pijp are foreigners
and a good number of them are students. Here you'll
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