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Cafe Restaurant Heffer

) #2,393 of 3,326 Restaurants in Amsterdam ££ - £££ , , European
Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 428 4488
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
££ - £££
Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 - 20 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Loved this pub, great staff, good food and the decor is superb. When i do come back i will go back!!!!

Thank Kate T
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Kate T, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and the service provided by the staff was great. We look forward to having you back with us!

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

EN In the Red light district you can find this nice café. Our dinner consisted of a soup, a second course (generally French fries and a hamburger) and a dessert. Nice location. Friendly and nice staff. Recommended. IT In genere la nostra cena consisteva in...More

Thank yramoet
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear yramoet, Thank you for your kind review. We are very happy to read you enjoyed your meal and as well as the location and the service provided by our staff. Thank you for recommending us to future visitors!

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit. We over ordered a mountain of food we couldn't finish. Hot chocolate is delicious. The bitterballen, Dutch fries & Japanese skewers were lovely, the nachos very average. Nice atmosphere but could have done with more staff as was fairly busy and...More

Thank Sarah_Norwich85
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Dear Sarah_Norwich85, Thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your visit as well as some traditional Dutch food and the overall atmosphere. We hope you will visit us again soon!

Reviewed 25 March 2017

A little tight for a group of 45 people but we made do. The large meatballs and mashed potatoes with cabbage was very good. The atmosphere was also good along with the service.More

Thank Bucko007
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Restaurant Heffer, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear Bucko007, Thank you for your kind review. We are very pleased to hear you and your party enjoyed the overall atmosphere, as well as a delicious meatball and mashed potatoes meal. We aim to provide the best service possible to our customers. We hope...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely bar massively let down by the toilet facilities! Would have gone back here most nights for the odd drink during our stay in Amsterdam but we will no be due to the standard of the toilets.

1  Thank Courtney W
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Even though we purchased a meal and drink at lunchtime they still charged to visit the toilet because it was Saturday! Our food (okay) arrived before our drinks.

Thank Lushlamb
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had booked for 20 of us for a set 3 course meal including 2 drinks for 27 euros which we thought was a great deal. However when we arrived we were seated in the doorway on small 2 seat tables so we all had...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Typical Amsterdam brown cafe, good food and home brewed beer. Friendly service and reasonable prices.

Thank jean-pierre137
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here in a large hen party group, on a pre booked set menu deal (with stripper!!) Service was slow with us having to keep asking for drinks etc, the good tho, wow so so good!! Also the young man from the kitchen who...More

Thank EmilyPaulh
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

After reading some reviews I was a little apprehensive about this place but decided to give it ago. It was booked through a company as a package for a group of 10 on a hen party and we were not disappointed. We were taken to...More

Thank Sarah K
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Restaurant Details

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Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudebrugsteeg 7, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 428 4488
  • E-mail
Café Restaurant Heffer is located in the heart of the city center within a 5-minute walk of the Central Station and Dam Square. We are also accessible by tram and taxi’s are waiting for you at the doorstep. Our team will gladly welcome you to our regular café and restaurant for a delicious breakfast, lunch, drink or dinner in authentic Amsterdam style. Take in the summer on our beautiful terrace, where there is plenty to see and to experience!
In the adjacent location you will find the newest Sportsbar in Amsterdam. You can watch sports on no less than 10 big screens and we have the best pub food, music & drinks. Heffer Sportsbar is also an official Fox Sport location. The best venue for a visit with friends and family!
Also for a private dinner or party you can join us! Check out our website for more information about our venues and arrangements.
We would love to welcome you soon.
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