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De Spaanse Ruiter

#2,450 of 3,483 Restaurants in Amsterdam
££ - £££,
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 90, 1012 SG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 9857
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good24%
  • Average29%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
21 Sep 2017
“Cute bar”
7 Jan 2017
“De Spaanse Ruiter”
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 90, 1012 SG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

I stopped here for a beer one afternoon the service was very good with bilingual staff the bar area was clean and well presented will be back if in Amsterdam again

1  Thank Eddie020173
Reviewed 24 December 2014

Nice little Bar just down from The Citadel Hotel - Very Friendly Staff - Food is basic but good. Not everyone's cup of tea but it's what you make of it yourself.

1  Thank PerthTrueBlue
Reviewed 21 October 2014

In fact, this place just defrost food and serve it. Very tight, little space between tables. It features a slot machine that attracts gambling addicts. During our dinner a cat appeared and started to annoy customers. The staff did nothing and actually found the situation...More

Thank Roberto M
Reviewed 11 August 2014

This bar is a little grubby and pricey for where it is. We had a cup of tea and the cups were dirty. They did change them but didn't bring us any milk, so we had it black as we didnt want to make a...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 30 July 2014

I have been coming to this bar on and off for some 20 years. Good selection of beers and even better malt whisky if thats your bag. Food good too for snacky munchies, Tapas, toasties etc etc. Very friendly staff a really great Dutch Bar.

1  Thank Malcy1
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I stayed along the Singel canal during a business trip last week and visited De Spaanse Ruiter every day. A few days I enjoyed their food and at other just some pints of beer and interacting with the locals. I make it a point to...More

Thank jharbinal
Reviewed 25 November 2013 via mobile

We were checking out the souvenir shops before leaving and stumbled across this. .they had VH1 classics playing so that coupled with happy hour (1.75 wine and 1.50 beer) was awesome! Very intimate and intetesting....been there a while and suddenly out of nowhere a cute...More

Thank SwtPopcorn
Reviewed 29 October 2013

My husband and I were having a cocktail, at this restaurant/pub on the corner. Our feet needed a break from walking. Beside us were two older ladies, and they left rather quickly without paying. The poor barmaid didn't know what to do...

Thank Giraffes17
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Walked past here during a day of site seeing and remembered it to visit later for some dinner. My boyfriend and I had the steak, fries and salad and was lovely. Small portions but enough to fill us both up. The pub was very quaint,...More

Thank gingerbreadfred
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Went in here for a quite beer or two. It was a lovely little pub and the barmaid was really polite. I didn't eat here, but i wouldn't call it a restaurant. The cooking facilities were basic.

Thank AmandaC23
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
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: Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 90, 1012 SG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 9857
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