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Restaurant Old School Amsterdam

#1,993 of 3,515 Restaurants in Amsterdam
££ - £££, European
Gaasterlandstraat 5, 1079 RH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 661 5929
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good17%
  • Average39%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
9 Mar 2016
28 Feb 2016
“I went there for the music”
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Dutch, European
££ - £££
Gaasterlandstraat 5, 1079 RH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Cold, old school. The personal is very friendly, but the environment is not very inspiring. We had a great meeting, the lunch was not very well, too little coffee.

Thank ebeekman
Reviewed 28 February 2016

I didn't know this restaurant and went there for to listen a friend who was signing jazz in a Sunday brunch. The place has a nice alternative informal environment. It was previously a school and it is possible to recognise the general structure of the...More

Thank JuPereira
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I've been here before, several times a couple of years ago when the restaurant first opened. I liked it then and I'm wondering why it changed so much. Evolution I guess. It's become too big - their large events kills the restaurant. We were 8...More

Thank Kasper_Falke_Jensen
Reviewed 18 February 2016

A fun restaurant in an old school building, hence the name. It has an "underground" vibe to it but is surprisingly stylish. Service wat attentive and relaxed. The food was ok but we felt well taken care of and well fed afterwards. A real night...More

Thank Jord O
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Unsightly building, well lit-up by X-mas lights, very basic interior. Service at bar and the table is fast, friendly and efficient. Food is quite good.

Thank William V
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

We ordered 2 main courses - fish and lamb. Both of them were delicious, but the lamb made us sick. Service, beer & wine were good.

Thank DomnicaJecan
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Hidden place near the Rai convention centre! Great place for original dining in a Old School building. You don't expect that there is a restaurant like this in this old school building. The service is perfect, and the lounge in the front of the restaurant...More

Thank Joeri W
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Off the beaten track. Restaurant on the first floor in an interesting location, industrial design interior.

Thank Ingrid03553
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Old School is located in a former school building close to the RAI convention center. It is not an easy find, nor very clearly marked, but once you find your way up the stairs there is a warm welcome from the staff. The menu is...More

Thank FernIze
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I've dinner at Old School a number of times and have always been impressed by the quality of the food and the originality of the dishes. I appreciate the locally sourced food and their amazing freshly baked bread. I love its location too, far from...More

Thank Chiara F
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Dutch, European
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  • Address: Gaasterlandstraat 5, 1079 RH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 661 5929
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