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Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 618 1879
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice” (79 reviews)
“rijsttafel” (139 reviews)
“satay” (18 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Indonesian Rice Table. This is our third Indonesian restaurant since we came to the Netherlands. It was very good value for money and more importantly very good food. Busy and friendly staff. Just a small thing but this was the second restaurant in the NL...More

Thank fiona w
Reviewed yesterday

My family of 5 ordered two vegetarian and three traditional meals. Some of the ten dishes were tempeh ( fermented soya cakes), stewed beef, tofu, hard-boiled eggs, satay chicken, soy-sauce chicken and stir-fry beans, which came in small plates. The best dish was the Gado-gado...More

Thank y2e
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many travel websites recommend Indonesian food when visiting Amsterdam, so we put Kartika into our itinerary since it has good reviews. First impression; not the warmest reception. At the door, the waiter told us that there are two set menu choices, traditional or vegetarian, and...More

Thank Ashley B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good rijstafel (first time for us). No problem with their telling us by when we would have to finish eating since they gave us about 1 1/2 hours.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tldr: go for it, and choose the traditional courses. Got here with a friend. The waitervtold us they are closed, and from there it only got better. He felt sorry for us, so he let us in. On entrance his question was "traditional or vegetarian?"....More

Thank Ira P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having eaten Indonesian cuisine during previous trips to Amsterdam, my wife and I came upon Kartika in the neighborhood where we stayed. Small, very casual with basically two set menus of 10+ small plates--meat and vegetarian--provides a journey through the many dishes and flavorings of...More

Thank almare_dc
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went with my Mexican friend friday night for diner. It was not possible to make a reservation by phone, i tried the whole week, they don't pick up the phone. This was once a great restaurant with good flavours and food. Now they offer...More

Thank MelusineW
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came into Amsterdam craving Indonesian foods. Blauw looked good by Yelp reviews and was open the night we were there, so we walked in, were seated, and enjoyed one of the best meals on our 3 week vacation. We loved it so much we...More

Thank suegj14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two friends with whom I was travelling had dinner here on one of our three nights in Amsterdam. I chose the place for its high ratings and proximity to the Museum district, where my friends had spent the day. I had been advised to try...More

Thank MassCatnap
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for dinner with my wife. Delicious food, good atmosphere, easy to get there by tram # 3. Interesting and authentic menu, reasonably priced. Choice of meat or vegetarian Rice Table. Thumbs up from us.

Thank Siam-Orchids
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Questions & Answers
24 May 2018|
Response from Andrew K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Jacek! Unfortunately, we are not serving Mahabarata at the moment. We only offer Ramayana and Shinta :) Hope to see you soon! Thank you!
Robin B
8 February 2018|
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Response from MBC300 | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the delay ... off the grid for a few weeks. Kartika is difficult to get info by phone (which they don't answer) or their website (which I didn't try). Regardless, just show up during dining hours and you will not... More
Sonia M
20 November 2017|
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Response from TimothyF5 | Reviewed this property |
The rijsttafel, although many dishes, is very well proportioned - it is not too much food, even for a light eater. You usually order to the number of people who want to eat and they serve up a number of small dishes which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Vondelpark
  • Neighbourhood: Vondelpark
  • Phone Number: +31 20 618 1879
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