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“Fantastic Vegetarian Food”
Review of Betty's

Betty's
Ranked #515 of 3,912 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fantastic Vegetarian Food”
Reviewed March 19, 2014

If you want a very very good experience with food, I suggest you go to Betty's in the Rijnstraat in Amsterdam. There is a regular change of dishes and every time you go in you come out with yet again a new experience. The food is always freshly cooked, never frozen goods. If you are not a vegetarian Per Se, even then will you not miss your meat at all. All sorts of spectacular flavours titillate your tastebuds and you'll leave a happy person. Book days beforehand as it is that popular to go to!

  • Visited February 2014
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Weymouth
Level 5 Contributor
85 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Amazing”
Reviewed March 9, 2014

Betty's is an amazing vegetarian restaurant. We happened to be there while they were celebrating 25 years at the restaurant. the food - described as street food - was incredibly tasty with an interesting arrangement of flavours which were exciting and full of flavour. The owners really care about the produce they cook and the recipes they use.Booking is essential but possible online. We managed to get a table even though we only booked the evening before.

Visited March 2014
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Glasgow
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Best vegetarian restaurant ever”
Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

I have been to many good vegetarian restaurants in many countries, but this small restaurant is the best. I would be surprised if they ever got a star from some pretentious organisation for the food they prepare with great care and attention, because they are not that sort of restaurant. What they do get are five Mary Johnston stars and that says a lot. This is not a quick pit stop on your way somewhere else. This is your destination for an evening of stunning food, great ambiance, lovely surroundings and good conversation. If by any chance, you read a review titled 'hit the road Jack' I have one thing to say. This is a very rude review from very rude people who didn't have the common sense to realise this is a restaurant where you have to book in advance. It's reputation goes before it and it is a place where you plan to spend a delightful evening. It was my 60th birthday dinner and I booked it a week in advance and I had a delightful evening. Thank you Guido and Caroline. You are the best.

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“Hit the road jack!”
Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

We turned up early, as we had not had a opportunity to book in advance.

We phone but nobody picked up and it didn't go to voice mail.

When we got there at 18:30, although empty apart from two tables, he did not even consider accommodating us and send us back into the pouring rain.

I have been to many restaurants all over the world and never have I received worst service.

AVOID AT ALL COST!!!!!

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Leiden, The Netherlands
Level 5 Contributor
92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
“Vedgie heaven”
Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

The love for veggie cooking and great tastes is the heart of Betty's.. We had the 'anniversary' menu which was lovely from start till finish. The accompanying wines are selected thoughtfully and compliment the many different 'bites' on the plate. There was a mix of Asian style cooking greek mezze, south american tapas, and everything goes brilliantly together. Just go there and enjoy the food, drinks, ambiance and company!

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