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Brasserie Ambassade

Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 555 0255
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck confit” (30 reviews)
“bavette steak” (9 reviews)
“onion soup” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Bar, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were very happily surprised when we entered the doors of Brasserie Ambassade. We almost walked right past the unassuming entrance off of a canal front lane, and then found ourselves meandering through a series of rooms that rivaled many art galleries we've seen. The...More

1  Thank jvloveren
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The menu is really diverse and nice. Food is well prepared and nicely presented. Nice selection of wine.More

1  Thank Bloodybunny
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sir, madam, thank you for your kind words! We appreciate that you have taken the time to write about your experience in our Brasserie. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed the food and athmosphere. Hopefully we may welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in the hotel ambassador and stayed in for a dinner one night. Lots of locals were eating here which is a great sign. Very good service, nice atmosphere and great food.

1  Thank Renie C
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Renie, thank you for writing a review regarding your dinner in our Brasserie. It makes us very proud to read that you enjoyed your time in our restaurant. Hopefully we will see you again in the future. Yours sincerely, Team Brasserie Ambassade

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very nice experience for our 36th wedding anniversary. Excellent service followed by a wonderful meal. We opted for the Chef’s selection which did t disappoint. Wine pairings were perfect Great neighborhood and a nice atmosphere.

1  Thank RickD593
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mr. Rick, thank you for writing a review regarding your experience in our Brasserie. We are proud and happy that you had a nice wedding anniversary in our Brasserie. Hopefully we may welcome you again on your next anniversary! Yours sincerely, Team Brasserie Ambassade

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast had many options, dinners were excellent. I liked also that there were three separate rooms, so we could talk with our friends. Staff is top-notch, too.More

Thank Meryl B
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Meryl, thank you for taking the time to write about your experiences in our Brasserie. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed breakfast and dinner in our Brasserie. We are looking forward to your next visit to our hotel and brasserie!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Amsterdam so we enjoyed trying Dutch food, but there is something special about French cuisine so we had to check out Brasserie Ambassade, adjacent to our lovely accommodations at Ambassade Hotel. The historic setting on one of the most...More

2  Thank Ernie S
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ernie, thank you for your kind words. We truly appreciate it that you have taken the time to write about your experience in our Brasserie. It makes us really proud to read that you have enjoyed your time with us. We sincerely hope we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a big group so they gave us a private dinning room, which was convenient. They were accommodating as I needed to change number last minute. I ordered the starters before to save time and confusion, but when it came to serving, they missed...More

1  Thank Zeina_the_Bee
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Zeina, thank you for your review! It makes us happy to read that you enjoyed your time in our restaurant and bar. Our apologies for the sloppy distribution of the starters. We will work our socks of to make sure we don't make mistakes...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Business dinner for five. Excellent attentive staff. Good selection of fridges for vegetarian and meat eaters. Wine list good - best wine we had was only 35 euro per bottle - so costs can be managed( you can spend more )More

1  Thank graham_international
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mr. Graham, thank you for your kind words. We are greatful that you have taken the time to write about your dinner in our Brasserie. It makes us proud to read that you had a good time in our Brasserie. Hopefully we may welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

6 x 40 something guys in our group went for a weekend in Amsterdam. We decided on this restaurant as the menu and proximity were amenable to all. We booked via trip advisor for an early slot and everyone was extremely satisfied with the menu...More

4  Thank Andy P
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andy, thank you for your amazing review! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to write about your experience with us. It makes us happy to read that you and your friends had a good evening. Btw. there is no...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my brothers birthday, so we booked this as a treat. This is a very nice restaurant, however, it is not the kind of restaurant that is so pompous you are made to feel uncomfortable. We ordered different starters, salmon, pate & steak tartare,...More

2  Thank Cheesy30
patrickscheele, Manager at Brasserie Ambassade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sir, madam, thank you for your wonderful review! We are delighted to read that you had a great evening with us, especially as it was such a special ocassion. Thank you for the compliments regarding the food and setting. We will pass on the...More

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julietailby01
27 September 2018|
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
Take a Uber and you will be there in five to 8 minutes. The best way to do this as parking is difficult and Tramway is five minutes away. Hope this helps and enjoy. Try the steak tartare and the duck confit leg which is... More
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No jacket - smart casual will do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herengracht 339, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 555 0255
  • E-mail
Description
Come in and enjoy breakfast, lunch and/or dinner in our beautiful Brasserie Ambassade situated on the Herengracht canal in the center of Amsterdam, while being surrounded by colourful paintings from famous Cobra artists. French/International cuisine by chef Tommy van de Coolwijk and his team in combination with a wide selction of fine wines. Brasserie Ambassade offers an excellent balance in price/quality of food and wine, served by professional and above all, friendly staff. Delicious cocktails are served from our Library Bar which houses an impressive collection of over 5000 books, all signed by authors who have stayed at the Ambassade Hotel.
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