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Nieuw Peking

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Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
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van Baerlestraat 166, 1071 BH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 679 1691
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Nieuw Peking demonstrates that they specialize well in various Chinese specialties including Cantonese, Szuchuan, and other styles extremely well and freshly prepared. Their wonton filled with shrimp soup is so good that we can back a couple days later to enjoy it again. By their name, you have to guess that Peking Duck and varieties thereof are specialties of the... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We were staying in a hotel in the Museum Quarter and wanted to eat near to the hotel for a change. Found this restaurant on trip advisor and pleased we did. The menu is quite big and it took us a while to make our selection and then the waitress told us we had ordered too much. We listened and... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Absolutely fantastic service. The best we had in Amsterdam. The food was quite good. Lots of interesting choices. I would definitely eat here again.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Mediocre food. I had the bami and my husband had spicy chicken. We ve had better. Both were bland. The starters were better.

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Thank dekerotti
Keystone, Colorado
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77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

Wife and I stopped in for an early dinner and this place was great. The service was outstanding and food was great. I can't remember what we ordered but it was good and the tables around us had some amazing food as well.

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Thank aka3ring
Atlanta, Georgia
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225 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

We stumbled on this restaurant when we were wandering the streets deciding where to eat. Not far from our hotel, and we thought we'd take a chance. The food was very good and the wait staff was good. Prices were reasonable, for 4 entrees, 2 beers, and 3 desserts the bill was 101 euro.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014 via mobile

After placing my order I asked for regular tap water. For logical and ecological reasons I avoid bottled water in countries where I can. This has worked all over Amsterdam except the "friendly" lady told me they don't serve regular water! She got us all ultra mini bottles and charged us 3 Euros a piece! Food was average at best.... More 

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Thank MaluAanu
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014

Have been there a couple of times and got only positive impressions. Fast and polite staff, tasty food, good music. Prices and design remind you that you are in a restaurant, although not in very expensive one. A cute thing: they have an old computer which runs some text-mode system in Chinese. Check it out!

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United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2013

It was a nice friendly chinese restaurant not too dear, near where we were staying, but we were shocked one evening when the lady coughed, presented us with the bill while we were eating and said they closed at 10 p.m.! Luckily not everywhere did but you live and learn.

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Thank Fredo12
Bristol
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013 via mobile

My husband and I came here based on the reviews here already (5 out of 5) and it being close to our hotel. I can honestly say it is not a 5 out of 5 restaurant. The staff are friendly enough and the place is a comfortable setting. The food however is average at a push - we had sizzling... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: van Baerlestraat 166, 1071 BH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
  • Neighbourhood: Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 679 1691
Description
one of the best and friendliest chinese restaurants in Amsterdam. Not expensive and good food

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Staying in Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)

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Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark, the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping destinations of PC Hooftstraat, Van Baerlestraat, Cornelis Schuytstraat, and Jacob Obrechtstraat, where even the shop window displays are of museum quality. In the evenings, when the museums close and the daytrippers head home, the area becomes a quiet oasis of calm with a sophisticated and urbane tone.
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