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.

“Tasty Food, Relaxed Atmosphere, Excellent Service”
Review of Umami Amsterdam - CLOSED

Umami Amsterdam
Price range: $3 - $19
Cuisines: Chinese, Japanese, Fusion
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Centrum
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Having read the reviews on here we decided to give it a try. The restaurant was busy but we didn't need a reservation. It doesn't look much from the front but when you walk down to the main restaurant you get the feeling of a relaxed atmosphere and nice ambience. Being in the height of tourist season we expected it to be busier than it was (no complaints) considering its location.

We only managed three courses from the menu. It was really good with lots of varied options. Be prepared to have lots of fun with the chopsticks.

The drinks were a bit pricey but overall our meal and drinks for two was €88. Well worth it.

Would definitely recommend and visit again if we are back in Amsterdam.

Thank comfy78
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviews (92)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

11 - 15 of 92 reviews

Reviewed July 20, 2014

You order 2 dishes pp for 4 servings(€25), and after the third serving we were so full we had to throw in the towel. Very good food.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Mjaken
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We went there and didn't know what to expect not what the concept was really about which I can help you understand now. Basically it's all you can eat for 3 hours. Its 25 € pp and each person chooses two courses per round. You have as many rounds as youd like. We had three rounds and a dessert (not included). The food is absolutely amazing and I'm almost drooling just thinking bout it. The prawn tempura and the salmon sashimi is WOW! 84,6 € in total with wine and beer. Atmosphere was great whether you are a family, couple, friends or even for business. Service was excellent and we've actually talked about going to Amsterdam again just to eat there again.

Thank cbircow
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a wonderful restaurant. I live in the area amd had walked past it a few times but finally decided to try it out last night. Wow, the interior is amazing, nothing like I expected from the outside.
Food selection is great, I cant wait to go back to try more of the dishes.
The service was outstanding. I'll now be a regular at Umami!

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Cocosherbie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great restaurant! looks really dirty from the outside but its fabulous once you enter. Food was lovely! menu was a bit difficult to understand; could do with being in better English. Basically is £25 per person and each person choses 2 course per sittings, every course has to be eaten before you can then order your next course. Unlimited course for up to 3 hours.

Thank Roberts1308
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Umami Amsterdam 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
 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

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

Claim Your Listing