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“Surprisingly good”
Review of Cafe Schinkelhaven

Cafe Schinkelhaven
Ranked #1,566 of 3,912 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Price range: $17 - $35
Cuisines: Diner, Dutch, Bar, Cafe
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: At Cafe Schinkelhaven enjoy a delicious lunch, dinner or drinks. Come and relax on our comfy couch, ma ak use of the wifi network and order a cup of Fair Trade coffee Bocca. Come watch sports or browse through one of the many magazines, or newspapers. In addition, we organize every Monday exciting pub quiz. Drum friends or colleagues and fight against other teams. We start at 20.30 And at 23.15 You know who is the winner. You stand also refreshed the next day. Goodbye, team Schinkelhaven! Kitchen is open from 11 AM to 10 PM. The bar is open every day from 11 AM to 1 in the morning. Friday and Saterday to 3 in the morning!
Ramsden Heath, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
207 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
“Surprisingly good”
Reviewed December 17, 2013

visited here while on business and was pleasantly surprised by the food quality and standard of service, which was attentive without being overbearing.

The steak was of very good quality and I would recommend a visit if in the area

  • Visited December 2013
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
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English first
Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
“Best steak I have had...and I've tried a few !”
Reviewed October 25, 2013

Wonderful steak in this great restaurant/pub in Amsterdam. After a walk through nearby Vondelpark I drifted into this pub early on their Trivia night but the staff were great and seriously the best steak, perfectly done on a small bed of al dente veg, with 'friet' as a side, just wonderful. Complimented the chef and the bar staff could not be more helpful...a lasting memory in Amsterdam.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Keesie65
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level 5 Contributor
43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Nice crew & location, bit expensive”
Reviewed September 5, 2013

Located next to the park and the crew is friendly. Mostly shade though, and a bit overpriced. A nice selection of various beers and a decent place to sit if you don't feel like being surrounded by kids (on the other side of the street in the bar in the park).

Visited August 2013
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Thank Emma H
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Stockport
Level 5 Contributor
44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Good food, well presented, value for money”
Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

Last night my friend and I both had a lovely meal each here. She had fish, cooked beautifully and served on asparagus, green beans, tomatoes and carrot with new potatoes and vinaigrette. Very tasty. I had steak served with same vegetables except for lovely chips instead of the potatoes. Friendly service, a pleasant ambience and all for less than 40 euros. Would definitely go back.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank Rgoo
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London
Level 5 Contributor
74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Affordable and family friendly”
Reviewed August 27, 2013

We loved the alfresco casual dining. The food was fresh and plentiful. The waiters spoke good English and were able to translate the menus for us.

Visited August 2013
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Thank anita s
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