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Downtown American Diner

) #1,568 of 3,241 Restaurants in Amsterdam £ American, ,
Nieuwmarkt 26 | 1012CS, 1012 CS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub
Nieuwmarkt 26 | 1012CS, 1012 CS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

There is more sitting outside than inside, because of the size of the restaurant, luckily for us it was quite empty when we arrived. We really likes the American style decorations. I enjoyed my vegetarian burger and tried four cheese pasta which was tasty as...More

Thank skwareek
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Downtown on a number of occasions whilst visiting Amsterdam for 4 days. We even referred to it as our "local". The prices of alcoholic drinks were incredibly reasonable, and the 300g burger was amazing, and so tasty. The thing that...More

Thank Jenna K
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We stopped here on our first night in Amsterdam. It was quite late and we couldn't find anywhere to eat as we hadn't found our feet yet, but we stumbled upon this place and thought it look appealing so decided to give it a go....More

Thank Shan K
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We went after just walking past when we first arrived in Amsterdam. We were just ready for food. The food was fine, nothing exceptional but it was fine. It took a long time to arrive but that is not unusual in Amsterdam. My honest feeling...More

Thank Jen A
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Came here on our first night in Amsterdam. The food was alright, the burger was good the chips had a strange sweet taste to them. The staff were friendly enough. The price was about reasonable. I would not want to put anyone off visiting here,...More

Thank Worlds_fastest_sheep
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We didn't eat here, just had drinks; but it's a great place to sit and watch the world go by, just past the seedy parts of Amsterdam so it's nice.

Thank Shortandstrange
Reviewed 28 December 2016

One of the many restaurants lining Nieuwmarkt square. They serve american style burgers on soft large sesame seed buns easily squeezed flat to fit into your mouth instead of the european style burger requiring a knife and fork to eat it with. They also have...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The food was ok, but if you would just keep walking about five more minutes, you can do better. This happened to be close to our hotel and we were tired, so we didn't put in the effort to find quality food in the area....More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We came here as a group one evening for drinks. We sat outside people watching and were served in quick time. Drinks were reasonably priced for the area.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Simple place but excellent food (we had omelettes and sandwiches) served very quickly from a very pleasant server. Very good value food. Even has wifi.

Thank Sarah N
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwmarkt 26 | 1012CS, 1012 CS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: 31650401090
  • E-mail
Opening times:

Monday through Thursday 09.00 Am - 01.00 Am
Friday and Saturday 09.00 Am - 03.00 Am
Sunday 09.00 Am - 01.00 Am

All our products are fresh and grilled on a lava stone grill.
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