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“Great omelettes!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Omelegg - De Pijp

Omelegg - De Pijp
Ranked #23 of 3,727 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: Dutch, Cafe, European, Healthy, Central European, International
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: De Pijp
Description: We are specialised in omelettes being the first and only omeletterie in The Netherlands.
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great omelettes!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2013

If you want to start your day the best way possible, pass by this place. You'll get a great breakfast to start your day in the best way possible: we naturally got the omelettes with a cup of coffee. The relaxing jazz music in the background was a perfect addition to this wonderful sunday in autumn. A+++

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“Omelegg unique little place in Amsterdam”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2013

Must visit, super friendly personnel, great variety of choosing, excellent food, espresso, fresh juice. You should try and find out what the secret ingredients are to their bread, it has quite a unique taste.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“A substantial brunch that kept us going until dinner”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2013

Omelegg was just a one-minute walk from the hotel we were staying at (EasyHotel). We had been given a 15% discount voucher for staying there, to use at Omelegg. The place is very quaint, all in wood and with an open kitchen. It is very cosy and the staff are very professional.
The Big Ben breakfast was an English breakfast. The coffee and fresh orange juice were also very good!
Lovely atmostphere with jazz playing in the background.
Good Wifi for our morning catch-ups.
We went there 3 mornings in a row as we figured that a 12euros brunch that kept you going until dinner was a real bargain! Plus it tastes very good!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Kamloops, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great "egg"mosphere”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2013

Considering breakfast is the easiest meal to prepare it seems risky to focus an entire menu on only one type of breakfast but the omelettes were great! The space is fresh, clean and the staff kind and attentive. Internet is free too!

Visited September 2013
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“A twenty minute tram ride from my hotel but well worth it”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2013

We read a review on another site that said Omelegg was excellent and that they were coeliac friendly so we decided to travel down from the Movenpick near Amsterdam Centraal to try it out for ourselves.

Was it worth it - yes it was. With my daughter being on a gluten free diet we were keen to see how they coped with this - especially as you can watch the chef actually cook the omelettes. The waiter assured us that her dish would be cooked with gluten free oil. As cooking oils are generally gluten free we were unsure that he fully understood what was needed. Needless to say our fears were unfounded as we watched the chef carefully clean and prepare a fresh omelette pan with fresh clean oil and utensils and change his gloves to prepare my daughters omelette.

All three of our omelettes were fresh and tasty and the coffee was very good too. In all it was particularly good value and so much better than the pricier though more extensive buffet at our hotel. Certainly well worth a visit if you are in the area or don't mind a detour to get there.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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