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The Stork Tasting Room

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Absolute gem!

Great little pub with a real Amsterdam feeling. Skilled and friendly bar staff. Fantastic old day... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Pieter H
Great bar.

Come to amsterdam 4 to 5 times a year and love this place. Always feel welcome by staff and locals... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Rob M
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21 Feb 2017
“Absolute gem!”
22 Jul 2016
“Great bar.”
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Sint Olofspoort 1, 1012 AJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 20 420 8004
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great little pub with a real Amsterdam feeling. Skilled and friendly bar staff. Fantastic old day decor, please ask a local or bar tender to translate some of the riddles on the beams!! Can highly recommend the Jonge Jenever with a couple of beers. We...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Come to amsterdam 4 to 5 times a year and love this place. Always feel welcome by staff and locals. The only regret is its not in my home town.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped off here on our way back to the hotel. Had a nightcap of old gin. Last time were here I had a young gin. Even though it's small it never seems too loud or intimidating. Very cosy and friendly. The...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2013

After scouring the trip advisor app for somewhere to drink after dinner we chose this pplace based on previous reviews. Great selection of genever - Gin based drink. We adore gin so decided to give it a whirl. The bar man is as friendly as...More

2  Thank HannahLB
Reviewed 1 April 2013

First saw this on trip advisor and walked up to it by accident, look for the picture of a stork. It actually a cafe/bar. The bar was full of locals and the atmosphere was great. It has a good selection of beers and liquors. It...More

1  Thank pethiesingreece
Reviewed 2 March 2013

One of the smallest bars right in the center of Amsterdam. If you're not much of a beer drinker, try Genever (traditional Dutch gin).

2  Thank jarred h
Reviewed 13 May 2012

This great little Jenever tasting bar is a little piece of heaven in what is sometimes an overwheming city. If you appreciate good gin, you will appreciate the wonders of this little bar, the owner Rene is only too pleased to tell you about the...More

1  Thank sxc2007
Reviewed 22 March 2012

de Ooievaar ("The Stork") is one of the most traditional and oldest still operating proeflokaals (tasting houses) in Amsterdam. Opened by the Van Wees distillery back in 1782, this establishment to this day brings you world class jenevers and liqueurs, and they now even brew...More

1  Thank Doodyjazz
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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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