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Cafe de Oude Wester

#1,524 of 3,534 Restaurants in Amsterdam
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Cafe
Rozengracht 2, 1016 NB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 7502
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“pancakes” (58 reviews)
“goulash” (8 reviews)
“pea soup” (13 reviews)
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rozengracht 2, 1016 NB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this great cafe with a small group of friends. We were served some really nice food by a really friendly waitress. I’d recommend this as a great place to eat.

Thank Mendip_Man_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place by accident, just walking by, but it was a great find. Sitting outside along the street added to the experience! We were kindly welcomed and enjoyed eating Dutch pancakes for the first time! YUM!!! Excellent service!

Thank Diane V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had savoury pancakes and it was delicious. Service was average and it is nicely located. It was a good stop for a quick lunch.

Thank Josiceli T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Astounded the Manager still said we needed to pay even though we had only one mouthful of each dish. Please do not go to this cafe/restaurant they operate by knowing that tourists will probably not return so have no concerns about the food they serve...More

Thank 58lindyloo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here recently with a couple mates on our first day in Amsterdam. Cozy little place, we were seated quickly. I opted for the apple and cinnamon pancake which was very nice, if slightly overpriced. Ordered an Amstel as well, they asked me if I...More

Thank olihenryy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had pannekoken and beer. Not great, not bad. Frankly I think one can do better in this part of the Jordaan, but if you're looking for a quick bite with a view, you could do worse.

Thank as219
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Cozy little place where you can take english breakfast like we did or just sit there and take a cup od tea after you finish reviewing Anne Frank house!

Thank Finnegans W
Reviewed 31 March 2018

A couple of beers after supper. Small bar with good relaxed atmosphere. Limited seletion of beers. Staff good. Music varied but mosyly ok. Didnt eat but the food looked good.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The Hachee was delicious there and my wife's half chicken with fries look pretty good too. The big negative was the service which was lacking attention and personality. They seemed more interested in chatting with each other if I'm brutally honest. It was half empty...More

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The best dish from all our order was beer! Pizza - bad, pasta - usual, salat - nothing special, cod fish - super dry with cold fries.. I don't recommend this place!

Thank fefanna19
One of Amsterdam’s most preferred outdoor markets and
some of the city’s favorite watering holes are but two
of the many reasons to save ample time for a stroll
through this especially convivial warren of narrow
streets with its unfair share of quirky shops and
quality galleries. Historically a haven for the
working class and emigrants, these days the Jordaan is
better known as an enclave for artists and designers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rozengracht 2, 1016 NB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighbourhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 7502
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