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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, , Asian
Ceintuurbaan 147, 1072 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 676 7985
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 24 min
Indian, Nepalese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Ceintuurbaan 147, 1072 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This mellow, calming restaurant on a busy street warms the soul. We went with no expectations but read some good reviews. Creative gin cocktail menu - though I wish they'd resist the temptation to price drinks so high. We would have easily ordered a second...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Found this by chance on-line and as it was within walking distance of RAI we went along in a small group. Superb vegetarian food, lovely Indian wine, friendly service. What more could anyone want?

Thank davyb1944
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visit Surya. The service was wonderful and the food was amazing. Fernando and his college were wonderful to talk to and great at explaining everything! Both my friend and I are vegetarian, and the food was absolutely wonderful. Such quality food...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Pros: Indian food tasted good. Loved the samosas. Nice ambience. Cons: Very slow service due to limited staffs.First our dinner came late, and then we ordered dessert and cocktail, which took such a long time,apparently the waitress forgot about it.So we waited after dinner for...More

Thank Astha S
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I have tried indian food in several countries (UK, Ireland, Germany, Portugal in several restaurantes all over the country, Spain, etc) as I am an indian food lover. This was the best food I ever tried. Nice space, friendly staff, good service. Even though everything...More

Thank Margarida C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My boyfriend and I truly enjoyed the food. However, the service was incredibly slow as the staff was not paying attention at all. Our drinks (some wine and a martini - not even a cocktail) took about 30 minutes to come and they did not...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had the vegetarian samosas, onion bhajis, okra curry, panier with peas curry. The samosa and onion bhajis were obviously frozen, floury, dry and lacking in flavour. The panier curry was super salty and the okra super bland. Our meal between three people came to...More

Thank Tanya L
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

First of all they should upgrade the exterior and entrance , looks quite shady . Interior is fine and the bathroom was very clean which is great. They have a good menu and wide variety to choose from. Good for vegetarians as well. The food...More

Thank Aemon R
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Was traveling on business and staying in hotel nearby and read about the restaurant on Trip Advisor. I arrived, with no reservation and was seated in nice part of the restaurant. My meal arrived promptly and very tasty. Very decent prices. Would certainly recommend.

Thank NikitaMeems
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Good Indian taste. Nice good starters and snacks. Main course be careful to select the spice level. Madras Checken etc are very very spicy.

Thank Venu77
De Pijp
Bustling Albert Cuypstraat serves as the main drag
through De Pijp and the location for Albert Cuyp
Market, the largest and most famous of Amsterdam’s
many outdoor markets. Beyond this sometimes-frantic
thoroughfare, tiny lanes beckon urban explorers in
search of the latest trends and hidden gems. Nearly
half the residents living in De Pijp are foreigners
and a good number of them are students. Here you'll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ceintuurbaan 147, 1072 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Pijp
  • Neighbourhood: De Pijp
  • Phone Number: +31 20 676 7985
  • E-mail
Surya - Amsterdam's Premier Indian Kitchen. Located in the trendy De Pijp neighbourhood of Amsterdam, Surya invites you to experience an exquisite selection of Indian, Nepalese and Oriental cuisines, presented with unexpected and adventurous flavours. With a broad selection encompassing vegetarian, meat and fish dishes, you'll enjoy culinary mastery and impeccable service within a contemporary atmosphere that reference hints of ethnicity. In addition we offer a superior and distinctive drinks list, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Some of which, are exclusively available in Amsterdam only at Surya. Surya is located within walking distance from the infamous Albert Cuyp market and the Heineken Experience. For the more information and to share your experience, join us on Facebook by searching, "Surya Restaurant"
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