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Restaurant Blauw Amsterdam

Amstelveenseweg 158-160, 1075 XN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 675 5000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“rijsttafel” (267 reviews)
“rice” (81 reviews)
“rendang” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Amstelveenseweg 158-160, 1075 XN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was such an amazing restaurant to eat at! The food was so authentic and tasty. There is a good variety of dishes to choose from, they have all the tradition indonesian things like Rendang and Chicken Satay. If you like Indonesian food, you must...More

Thank Justine v
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waitress, a theatre major who spoke five languages, entertained us throughout our wonderful evening at Blauw. She explained the history of the ristaffel and encouraged us to splurge on the full extras. Not a mistake--you're already spending plenty here, so take in the full...More

Thank SusanNeubauer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Panda's Kitchen-Haarlemmerdijk 30: Its been open since April 2018/ The owner KING is a very good host and the food and WINE and BEER of the small restaurant is excellent. I would recommend the restaurant to everyone. It is a hidden gem. Have a look...More

Thank CJCH c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not eat here. I made reservations 3 months ago for dinner while in Amsterdam. Showed up and mistakenly had made the reservation for the wrong night. They told us there was nothing they could do and could not help in any way. Rudest people...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were told by an Amsterdam expert that this was a must-go. We made our reservation months in advance. It was busy when we got there but we were seated promptly. Thankfully, there were complimentary rice crackers on the table because that’s all we ate...More

Thank Lysa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is very friendly and the food is very authentic, fresh and good. Prices are in the higher segment, but worth it. Reservationis highly recommended!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After booking a table for 20.30 , it took 20 min to take our order , the first course arrived half an hour later and our meal half an hour later , the food was good but we were so hungry we did not savour...More

Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We came into Amsterdam craving Indonesian foods. Blauw looked good by Yelp reviews and was open the night we were there, so we walked in, were seated, and enjoyed one of the best meals on our 3 week vacation to Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Amsterdam....More

Thank suegj14
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Three foodies were looking for rijsttafel, and we weren't disappointed! The food was lovely and delicious, the service was delightful, the atmosphere was modern and chic, and the value was good. What more do you need? The goat curry was my surprise favorite. We went...More

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I ate here on the recommendation of google since I was visiting Amsterdam as a tourist. I booked a table for me and my sister. It was a pleasure. The staff were helpful and the food delicious. I'm not an expert of Indonesian cuisine but...More

Thank Chelsea R
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17 September 2016|
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Response from TheFiveTs | Reviewed this property |
Also when I was there in June the 5 tram was rerouted which meant you could easily take it to the restaurant from the Museumplein or Leidesplein area ( the 5 tram is a really good one for tourists as it goes from Central... More
5 August 2016|
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Response from BaldwinNL | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Indonesian food is spicy. Period. If you order a rice table at least half the dishes vary from spicy to very spicy. It's somewhere between a Thai mild curry and Indian vindaloo. Hope this helps.
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29 August 2015|
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Response from stropertre | Reviewed this property |
We paid about 31 euro per person. It is a lot of food for one person, but there is a 10 euro charge to split. Be warned, the servers have attitude issues! Best regards, Stropertre.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amstelveenseweg 158-160, 1075 XN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 675 5000
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