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Restaurant 't Zwaantje

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , European
Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 2373
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef stew” (16 reviews)
“mussels” (18 reviews)
“stewing steak” (7 reviews)
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French, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stumbled on this restaurant as it was near to our hotel and although we intended to walk in to central Amsterdam it started to rain so we made a snap decision. The first positive was that it was very busy but we managed to...More

Thank 216BigAl1958
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very tasty comfort food in warm relaxing atmosphere. Huge portions, so go hungry. We booked which took any stress out of the evening, and there were a few couples turned away while we were there. I had the Suddervlees, very velvety and savoury, and husband...More

Thank midgiemaid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a friendly, relaxed place! No attempts to be trendy - just good, well-cooked, rather old-fashioned food at reasonable prices served by efficient but laid-back waiters.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Happened on this delightful restaurant by chance , and then learned how popular it is from other reviews. Food is very good, portions are generous, prices reasonable and the atmosphere charming. See the "bouquet" of napkins on each table in others' photos -- an unexpected...More

Thank Dorothea30
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Amongst many, certainty the best restaurant during our trip in Ams. Friendly service, quality meal and great atmosphere! I will come here again for sure !!!

Thank Luka W
Reviewed 19 October 2017

'Traditional' (?) Dutch restaurant in one of the 9 streets. Carpets for table cloths so rarely seen these days but an old Dutch thing. Excellent food - try the calfs liver with bacon and onions its superb. Good service but I always eat early as...More

Thank Roger_Swindells
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a small restaurant tucked in a little street, easy to miss and hard to find. The setting, although not high class and not the cleanest, is very cozy. The portions are very large and filling. I would recommend the American ribs-those are amazing....More

Thank Kaylee D
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Was passing and decided to stop, Cosy and eclectic inside with lots to look at. In the end it is about the food, good portions tasty and well presented. Had the rack of ribs and enjoyed it a lot. Reasonable price and not the standard...More

Thank TCinci2015
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Go in and love it. The decor is cozy and warm, the staff is superb and super attentive and personable. May need reservations for>6 groups. We are still ranting and raving about the: liver pate, cordon bleu, fish dishes, escargot etc. There is nothing on...More

Thank ICUR
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Even though the food is not really special (it's ok, don't worry) we do take our foreign friends here since it has that real Dutch feel. It's usually very crowded (it's in all the guides so the people eating there are mostly tourists) so make...More

1  Thank larissakorporaal
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Response from Dianne I | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you are passing just drop in. Otherwise we had no problems with getting a table for 4 . we were there early by European standards (6.00pm ) but it did not fill until say 7.30 /8.00ish. I don't think you will have a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 27
Cuisine
French, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 623 2373
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Description
Cosy traditionel Dutch restaurant in the Nine Streets in the heart of Amsterdam. From stamppot and stewing steak till steamed mussels tand spare ribs and so much more..
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