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Tempo Doeloe

Utrechtsestraat 75, 1017 VJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 6718
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“rice” (70 reviews)
“rijsttafel” (151 reviews)
“rendang” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Utrechtsestraat 75, 1017 VJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 503 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Rijsttafel the Indonesia speciality is a dining experience you have to experience in Amsterdam and Tempo Doeloe is one of the best. Chose one of the Rijsttafel options and sit back and enjoy a truly delightful experience.

Thank James P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to come here by our host when staying in Amsterdam City. It is also highly recommended on Trip Advisor so when I read some poor reviews saying you need to take cash as they won't accept credit card payment - I thought...More

Thank Alida R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When dining here go for the Grand Rijsttafel and you will n0t be disappointed. Approx 25 small dishes served in courses of 6 or so per course, from mild to spicy at the end.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had made reservations for dinner but I made a mistake on my dates. There happened to be one table available and they accommodated us. It was very nice of them because they didn't have to. The service was good and the food was fantastic....More

Thank oliversacks1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here upon the recommendation from our concierge at the Waldorf Astoria and it was fully booked for the evening. We made a reservation to return the following night. When we did we were not disappointed! My husband and I shared the vegetarian rice...More

Thank Lindsay N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to have a great meal with Rijstaffel, and we probably could not have found and better place than this. We ordered the largest Rijstaffel tasting menu and we were not disappointed. There were so many great tastes and dishes. Some of the them...More

Thank Day88
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We ordered the rice banquet and it was delicious! A really interesting concept where you get to try so many different plates, ranging in spice. Really delicious! It's just a shame we got so full so quickly|!

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

You need to book. We had the small rijstaffael which was plenty of food for two people. Food was tasty and plentiful. Easy location on main eat street of Amsterdam. Great, friendly service even though it was very busy

Thank Brett T
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Service was poor, food over cooked and not very appetising after waiting so long. It was overpriced and the gin and tonic was overpriced with no lemon/lime offered. As a table of 12 the room was over crowded, overall very disappointing.

1  Thank susanbuchan
Reviewed 11 May 2017

One of my favourite things to do in the world is experience new food in new places. We had heard highly of this restaurant in Amsterdam through one of our friends who was travelling with us so we decided to stop by for dinner. There...More

3  Thank Samad S
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
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Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 26 - US$ 62
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Utrechtsestraat 75, 1017 VJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 6718
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