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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” (42 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (10 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have reviewed this fine restaurant several times, (my last was in 2014), over many years and always come away impressed and baffled as to why Michelin still misses the boat. It is my view that the once great and reliable Michelin Guide has been...More

Thank jjstives
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for writing such a detailed and amazing review about your experience with restaurant La Rive. We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for your great compliments towards our team and we are more than happy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Hotel, top class,High classic food,perfect location, cosy, super staff, great wines, always treated like you're a VIP. As a food and good life lover probably still one of the best in the Netherlands. Expensive but worth every penny, the main capital is expensive anyway....Ask...More

Thank Boerdam
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for sharing your amazing experience with restaurant La Rive. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed your dinner, accompanied by great wines so much. We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would never miss dining at La Rive when in Amsterdam! The food, drinks, and atmosphere are spectacular, surpassed only by the amazing staff!!!More

Thank johnniea123
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your great experience at restaurant La Rive with us. It is a pleasure to learn that you always come around our restaurant to have a spectacular and delicious dinner. Thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a very lucky boy to be taken to this great restaurant in Amsterdam for my birthday by my beautiful girlfriend. The restaurant is in a rather posh hotel and looks amazing. The service as you'd expect from an ex-Michelin stared restaurant was perfect....More

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

Dear Sir, Thank you kindly for sharing your lovely experience at restaurant La Rive with us. It fills us with joy to learn that you and your girlfriend have enjoyed the 5-course taster menu, accompanied by a beautiful French red wine so much. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though La Rive has 'lost' it's M-star, the service, the location, the food and the wine list have true Michelin level. They have two menu's which can also be served á la carte and the individual dishes were extremely tasteful and nicely arranged The...More

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

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your great experience with restaurant La Rive. It is a pleasure to learn that you have enjoyed the food, the wines, the location and the service or our La Rive team. Thank you for the great compliments...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

To celebrate my birthday I was taken to la rive for dinner. A restaurant I have wanted to visit for many years and finally I was given the opportunity, I was not disappointed. From beginning to end the evening was perfect. Every part of the...More

Thank NLPP_11
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. What a perfect way to celebrate your birthday! It fills us with joy to learn that your have enjoyed your dinner from the beginning until the end. We are...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

My wife and I had an excellent dinner at La Rive at end October when we were visting Amsterdam for the first time. We made a booking via email the day before. It was very on a Monday evening and most of the tables were...More

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

Dear Raymond, First of all, thank you kindly for sharing your excellent experience with us. It is a pleasure to learn that you and your wife have enjoyed the 5-course tasting menu so much. We are more than happy that you have received exceptional service...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

First off, it’s not inexpensive. But for a splurge this place is hard to beat. The service (greeted at the entry to the hotel) is unparalleled in my view. Team based and incredibly knowledgeable of the menu, the wines and the venue. I’ve not had...More

Thank surfingexec2001
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing such an incredible experience with us. It fills us with joy to learn that the service you have received was the best in your life and that your 6-course dinner was so spectacular in look and taste....More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

An intimate birthday dinner for two at La Rive is a joy for the eye, the mouth, the ear, the nose and all other senses. We selected the tasting menus: Droite and Gauche and pairing wine arrangements. It means we had six courses fish meat...More

1  Thank maasssie
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for writing such a loving review. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed a six-course tasting menu, including excellent wines and amazing service of our La Rive team. Thank you for the great compliments and...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Went here for the first time yesterday evening. It was a Monday, but the restaurant was busy, with a pleasant atmosphere. The staff, and I mean all the staff, were excellent. Helpful. Knowledgeable. Very professional. We decided to have the 7 course taster menu. It...More

2  Thank Taylor158
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your pleasant experience with us. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed an excellent 7-course dinner, accompanied by great wines and professional service. We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for...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
Average prices
US$ 77
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
Description
Dine in style overlooking the Amstel river at restaurant La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality makes restaurant La Rive 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. La Rive is a member of the culinary restaurant association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers in combination with the creativity of our kitchen contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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