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La Rive

Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 520 3264
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (38 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
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French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 298 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

"La Rive" is the formal dining room in the palatial Amstel Hotel in Amsterdam, located on the bank of the Amstel river. This prestigious place dates from the 19th century and is a truly magnificent palatial piece of architecture. The Hotel services are the highest...More

1  Thank 989max
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, We appreciate the fact that you took the time to share your words of praise with us on TripAdvisor. Your review makes us truly proud and we will definitely pass it on to our team, as both the kitchen brigade and serving staff...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place floats on the river Amstel and has a great terrace. Reasonably priced good place for lunch when its nice weather! Terrace is really the main attraction and makes me come back. Been there for Diner but when you can't sit on the terrace...More

Thank andre319
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to restaurant La Rive, especially the terrace and the view over the River Amstel. We look forward to welcome you back on beautiful summer day. Kind regards, Anita Bos &...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ended our 1 week family holiday with the treat of dinner at The Chef's Table in the kitchen of La Rive. Chef Roger offered a 7-course tasting menu for the 5 adults with a special "on request" main course of prawns with spaghetti and...More

Thank Richard O
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, We appreciate it very much that you shared your dining experience with us on TripAdvisor. How wonderful that you spend the last evening of your family holiday dining all together on the Chef’s Table. We are happy that you enjoyed the experience and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service was incredible. It was a great place to spend a significant birthday and the staff made it a great experience. We did the 6 course meal with a great bottle of wine and sat by a table along the river. I...More

Thank CarloMTravel
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. It fills us with joy to read that you enjoyed such as special birthday celebration at our place and that we have been able to contribute to a great evening. We are pleased that you speak...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again Amstel staff excelled ..both in application of service and quality of food. The variety may have been lacking but what I had was delightful.More

Thank Cheryl J
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are very happy to see that you savoured the food the friendly service you received. We look forward to welcome you back. Kind regards, Anita Bos & Ronald Opten General Manager and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like food. A lot. La Rive did not disappoint. Dinners like La Rive are experiences. It’s food, wine, service, ambiance all rolled up into one event. Skip all other choices and select the 7-course tasting menu with the wine pairing. Each course was delicious...More

1  Thank RBM_Travelers
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at Restaurant La Rive on TripAdvisor. It has been wonderful to read your praising review and we could not be happier than to know that we were able to provide you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for dinner meeting and we spend great time. I can't forget the foods and how the friendly staff doing there servicesMore

Thank Walid A
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are very happy to see that you savoured the food the friendly service you received. We look forward to welcome you back. Kind regards, Anita Bos & Ronald Opten General Manager and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary on our first night in Amsterdam. It was nothing short of a perfect evening! The food, the presentation, the service and the lovely view of the Amstel River were all top-notch. It is rare to have a great...More

Thank dream2005
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your enthusiasm about our restaurant. It makes us truly proud that you speak so highly about your dining experience. We will definitely pass on your compliments to the team. In addition, we are also very grateful that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!!! Over the top amazing! We did the tasting menu (left side) with the beef and wine pairing. Every dish has complex and build on the next!!More

1  Thank RoarsMcKenna
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you kindly for your review. It is a pleasure to see you had a great dinner at La Rive and that we could met all your expectations. We look forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Anita Bos...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had a wonderful experience on our last night of a European vacation dining at The Rive.From the beginning the staff was most attentive and friendly. We both chose the 5-course meal and were not disappointed. There were multiple flavors and textures...More

1  Thank MReyn
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your enthusiasm about our restaurant. It makes us truly proud that you speak so highly about your dining experience. Also that the staff was most attentive and friendly fills us with joy. We look forward to welcome...More

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Anniewrigh
10 May 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted & it's well worth the price.
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Kim T
5 March 2017|
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Response from poppiesbrother | Reviewed this property |
I think smart causal is ok. We were in trousers and shirts but I also saw some people in jeans and shirts. The menu changes often but usually there are two menus and we were allowed to mix the menu if we wanted
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gskantzaris
22 December 2016|
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Response from Anita B | Property representative |
Dear Georgios, Thank you for your reply. I apologise for the fact we didn't reply on your criticism about the restaurant. I will definitely pass your comment to our architect. We try to create the best atmosphere around and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 22:00
Monday
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 20 520 3264
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Description
Dine in style by the river in La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality restaurant La Rive in a class of its own. Under the inspired culinary leadership of Chef de Cuisine Roger Rassin, Maitre Ronald Opten and Sommelier Ted Bunnik, every guest is assured of a culinary experience. It is a member of the culinary association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers and the specially commissioned porcelain and silver all contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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