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₹₹ - ₹₹₹, European, Delicatessen
Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 779 7450
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (35 reviews)
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Dutch, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love a restaurant like this. Small with the owner making sure all is well. Friendly staff who appreciate conversation and asking their opinions on what to order. The Beef soup had wonderful flavor with tiny bits of carrots and green onion. The special appetizer...More

Thank MarisaRob
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had booked this restaurant to taste the classic Dutch dishes. We chose this restaurant because of the good reviews. For the frame: maybe typical but the door was open and the air conditioner worked (18 °) and fans send the air very cool .....More

1  Thank johnrobert112017
Greetje020, Eigenaar at Greetje, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear johnrobert112017, Thank you for your effort to express your experience at Restaurant Greetje. I am sorry to hear that your expectations at Restaurant Greetje were not met. I am grateful for the fact that the majority of people that visit Restaurant Greetje are extremely...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a late reservation and we were so glad we waited as this was an absolutely delicious evening. My companions enjoyed the cod and chicken dishes and I had the house speciality, the pork. All were outstanding, perfectly prepared with wonderful service. The appetizers...More

Thank Lindamccat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to taste traditional Dutch food make a booking ( it's essential to book) and sample the amazing food and wonderful service. We decided on the Tasting menu. All of the hot and cold starters, a choice of mains and all of the...More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

After we had "landed" with our yacht in one of the Amsterdam marinas we asked the harbormaster to recommend a good restaurant that serves good, traditional Dutch food. His immediate response: "You must go to restaurant Greetje and you will not regret your choice". My...More

Thank GloryViking
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Greetje is a restaurant that is the loving creation of the chef/owner (unfortunately did not get his name). We arrived on a rainy night and found him tending bar and happy to engage in conversation about his restaurant. The menu is Dutch, with both fixed...More

Thank RoyboyIII
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small restaurant not too far from the main canal region. The food here is phenomenal. I had the pork and my partner had the veal, both were amazing. The staff were fantastic and friendly. The meals are very well priced and the...More

Thank Alex216810
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An exceptional eating experience! Located in a traditional Dutch building which has combined 6 'houses' together to form one restaurant. Doorways leading from one room/house to the next on three floors. The staff were amazing as they swiftly moved throughout the building through narrow pathways...More

Thank Cara M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a great place and well served. The food is really good and it worth trying the 7 dishes, the portions are small but it's great to taste a veracity and delicious food. Highly recommended place in a very poor Amsterdam quality of food.

Thank Roman P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were really excited to enjoy this meal and ended up having to wait 45 minutos for the main course, with additional items charged to our check and and after taste of very mediocre food. Do yourself a favor and avoid this place....More

Thank Arántza C
Rene L, Owner at Greetje, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir & Madam, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at Restaurant Greetje. I sincerely apologise for the fact that you had to wait too long for you main course. The experience that you had is not representative for the...More

Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 779 7450
  • E-mail
At Restaurant Greetje you will enjoy traditional local cuisine imbued with a modern, upscale twist. Using local, eco-friendly, and organic ingredients, our menu beings to life the best of Dutch cuisine throughout the centuries. Our staff loves to look after you. They have tried every dish on the menu and can recommend their favorites while regaling you the history surrounding each offering. The restaurant is situated in a quiet and beautiful area of downtown Amsterdam, right between the Montelbaans Tower and the Nationale Maritime Museum. Our interior is cozy, with gentle lighting, hardwood floors. and wainscoting. Our tables are set with first class custom made Villeroy & Boch table ware and cutlery. If you are looking for a memorable Amsterdam experience, filled with fabulous food and drink, Restaurant Greetje is your best choice.
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