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#2,000 of 3,529 Restaurants in Amsterdam
££ - £££European
Metrostation Centraal Station, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 0131
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
8 Mar 2018
“Nice location en decoration average food”
11 Mar 2018
“Mother’s Day (England)”
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Metrostation Centraal Station, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We live in The Netherlands but speak English, so sometimes in Amsterdam we are treated like visitors (that want be back)this is also not good advertising for the Netherlands But today at this restaurant it was not good, we waited 18 minutes to get a...More

Thank jokerwin
Reviewed 8 March 2018

The location is practical if you have to waitn for a train as it is within CS. The decoration is old style. They want to offer a parisian brasserie like experience yet they far from deliviring on the food side. It is really average and...More

Thank Emmanuel F
Reviewed 2 February 2018

we turned up for lunch and were amazed to find great food,service and decor in a station. The menu is pretty extensive so you can find food for any taste

Thank Mary200064
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I wanted to go here as it is a throwback to the grand railroad /train station era when the train stations offered great food, service and grand waiting and dining rooms. I went on a Wednesday in the early evening, around 645-7 pm. I was...More

Thank Brian50Edmonton
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I was in Amsterdam centraal station waiting for a train. I waited at this cafe for 50 minutes before getting asked what I wanted, which was only a coffee. The server rudely demanded immediate payment and short changed me by 15 cents above the cost...More

Thank jadman
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is a truly first class restaurant....it has a wonderful period feel to it, complete with a parrot called Elvis who sits near the bar! Decor is delightful, the staff are excellent and dressed very smartly. The food is superb too...we had the 3 course...More

Thank Derek E
Reviewed 21 September 2016

1st Class can change your general opinion of "railway station restaurants." The restaurant is in a medium-large, very handsome room, offering classic Dutch dishes at quite reasonable prices. I had the duck which was excellent (far better, in fact, than the attempt at duck we...More

Thank Rick628
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We started and finished our day in Amsterdam here. Good coffee, excellent service and very peaceful, especially when we were waiting for our train after a busy day in Amsterdam. Good bathrooms too

Thank Jatvla
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Walk back into time. From platform 2 of Amsterdam Central Station where one can travel to as far as Vladivostok in the far distant east, or Istanbul to see the start of the lands we travellers call the Middle East, is a restaurant of dark...More

Thank Kentishtownboy
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Such a lovely place to find yourself back in an era that time was on your hand The waiters are for a change really helpful and pro active and all at your service There is authentic food It is a brilliant meeting point

Thank Puck Y
One of Amsterdam’s most preferred outdoor markets and
some of the city’s favorite watering holes are but two
of the many reasons to save ample time for a stroll
through this especially convivial warren of narrow
streets with its unfair share of quirky shops and
quality galleries. Historically a haven for the
working class and emigrants, these days the Jordaan is
better known as an enclave for artists and designers.
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Restaurant Details

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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metrostation Centraal Station, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighbourhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 0131
former first class waiting room, now restaurant, at Amsterdam's central station
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