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#74 of 563 Bar in Amsterdam
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When you visit the famous Rembrandtplein in Amsterdam, you must step into The Old Bell.Whether alone or with friends we guarantee a welcoming atmosphere and great craic that will make you feel at home.During the day you can relax from the hustle and bustle outside, then as the evening progresses enjoy the warm and cosy atmosphere.The Old Bell characterises all that is best in a traditional English Pub, from the decor and friendly service to the fresh food and of course, a great selection of local and imported beers
US$5 - US$23
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, European, British, Pub, Gastropub
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

If you like Irish or Dutch beer, if you like good food, if you like pubs, if you like friendly waiters, don't skip The Old Bell at the Rembrandtplein. Especially the Carpaccio surely is the best in town and that's a fact.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

Poped in as it looked like a proper pub. It’s an Irish pub. We didn’t eat here, but had a few drinks. Staff were nice & friendly, the place had a cosy feel to it. Plenty of stools & tables to sit st, drinks were...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 5 March 2020

We planned to eat at The Old Bell before we even arrived in Amsterdam. We arrived to find only one open table. (A good sign). The beer selection is plentiful. We had various dishes from meat pies, fish and chips, and the kids ate burgers....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 2 March 2020 via mobile

Went here on way to ice bar. Nice little corner pub friendly staff , quick service reasonable priced drinks

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 24 February 2020

We were 6 americans, it took us quite a bit to get served. The drinks were good, the atmosphere is loud and they do allow dogs.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 18 February 2020

Fantastic food and absolutely superb service. All good arrived to the table at the same ,hot and well presented . Definitely worth a visit .

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 8 February 2020 via mobile

We went in to watch the rugby and enjoy a few pints and a meal. The beer selection was good and our server was friendly. However the food was terrible. We had appetizers followed by a meal. Every bit of it was fast food quality...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 6 January 2020 via mobile

British style pub. Great central location. Loud, and very popular. Staff friendly. Cozy seating. Windy doorway.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 3 January 2020

Lots of tourists and locats eating and drinking in this comfortable pub. We had dinner of fish & chips and a burger & chips and both were ideal. Staff were very nice to us also.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 15 December 2019 via mobile

Good food, good beer and good atmosphere. What else need be said? Oh, it was also decently priced and friendly staff.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Response from s00 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Lisetravel | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea and I do not watch rugby
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  • The Old Bell is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5