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La Storia della Vita

Weteringschans 171 | 1017 XD, 1017 XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 4251
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Weteringschans 171 | 1017 XD, 1017 XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We had a very nice meal at La Storia della Vita, Amsterdam. The spaghetti aglio e olio was delicious and the service was excellent.

Thank ambb2016
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We had the ravioli special and the salmon special and both were great. The spinach and roasted potato.sides were prepared well. Finally the tiramisu ans hazelnut ice cake were great. A fine meal.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting this place for the last 12 years on a 2 year interval. The food is getting better and better. The carbonara this time was out of this world, the lamb was yummy and the lemon ice cream with vodka well you...More

Thank Andreas P
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We were not expecting to eat Italian on our second night in Amsterdam, but circumstances found us at La Storia della Vita and we were not disappointed. The staff was extremely busy with a party of about twenty, and I'm sure the kitchen was operating...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Great pasta with lobster , super vitello tonato , rose wine , very good service and all of them at a very decent price

Thank VasileAdrian
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We had dinner on a Saturday night without a reservation. Food was excellent (Risotto) and staff were very attentive. Would definitely return.

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We luckily found this resturant on our first night in Amsterdam, we were tired from a read eye flight and just wanted a peaceful dinner. We had our peaceful dinner of comfort food, in pleasant surroundings served by a very cordial waiter. My wife and...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely Italian restaurant with indoor/outdoor seating. Good food and service. Reasonably priced menu.

Thank Chris31746
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived to discover this restaurant was obviously frequented by the local Amsterdamois The place was buzzing and we congratulated ourselves for fluking out and finding the In place The decor was old Amsterdam an Institution The food was delicious I had a mixed salad...More

Thank Lawrence F
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

In Amsterdam's city center it can be hard to choose a good restaurant between the thousands of restaurants especially Italian food varies from real bad to excellent. La Storia is definitely a great choice. Me and my family have celebrated many birthdays and anniversaries here...More

Thank Hanneke B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weteringschans 171 | 1017 XD, 1017 XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 623 4251
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Let us welcome you to La Storia della Vita and introduce you to our story of life. La Storia della Vita is an authentic Italian restaurant where you can enjoy tasty dishes, wines and live music. Located across the Heineken Experience, near Leidseplein, Rembrandtplein, Carre Theatre and Rijks Museum. Z6A2857 Hans-Peter Step into another time, a perfect setting for a memorable afternoon or evening. All for a good price and with a smooth, friendly service. The cozy restaurant offers space for individual and business guests and is also suitable for larger groups, for a birthday party, a wedding party or company event up to 120 people. Our terrace is sunny during the day. Taste the wonderful story of life, we love to see you in La Storia della Vita.
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