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Elkaar

#241 of 3,112 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Plantage & the East
European, French, Dutch
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Alexanderplein 6, 1018 CG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 330 7559
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Today
12:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 21:30
Sat 18:00 - 21:30
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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427 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely little restaurant, where the love for cooking is apparent the moment you step through the door. Good menu options too, catering to most tastes, and friendly waiters. Highly recommended!

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Thank ChrBrd
Lisbon, Portugal
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Divine restaurant. Amazing food, Excelent Service. A Place to remember. Good for romantic dinner. The deserts are fantastic.

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and great service. The staff is lovely and very knowledgeable? Can absolutely recommend this place.

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Thank Heidi E
Vienna, Austria
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134 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice little resturant which is open on sundays when most others are closed, it is right next to the tram station 9 or 14, so easy to reach from center. They have a small menu and you can choose 3 or 4 course menu, or per dish, we had the 3 course which had 37 euro price tag, i... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

I have been wanting to go to Elkaar for years and last Sunday night I came here to eat dinner with a friend. I loved everything about this restaurant, from the genuinely warm reception I received from Isabel to the cosy ambience (think dim lights and candles) and stylish furniture and fittings (the walls are festooned with a colourful collection... More 

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Pretoria
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We to Elkaar for dinner the other night and was really impressed. Nice atmosphere and staff. Menu was small but interesting and the food was super! Nicely presented and really tasty. Found the Euro 37 for a three course dinner a really good price. Would definately recommend anyone to go. We left super happy!

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Thank MimmiPretoria
Helsinki, Finland
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We booked a table at the Elkaar, since wanted a restaurant close to our accommodation and since it was recommended by the Michelin Guide 2016. The atmosphere in the restaurant was very nice and classy. Most of the other guests were quite elderly, so as a young couple we felt a bit out of place, but it did not bother... More 

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Thank Laura J
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140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We had dinner with two couples in this cosy rather small restaurant. They offer three to five course dinners that you can compose yourself from the menu. Food is very tasty, but some portions are rather small. We drank the open house wine, also okay but not very special. Staff is efficient and friendly. Prices were fair related to the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

relatively limited choice but absolutely delicious food. wonderful foie gras, crab or lachs as starters, great risotto or fish all with beautifully subtle tastes; not cheap, but wonderful atmosphere.

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Thank Fedz2073
Bogotá, Distrito Especial, Colombia
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114 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is very warm and is attending by its owners who undoubtedly make the difference, the food is exquisite, the chef achieves perfect synchrony of colors, aromas and flavors.

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Thank Wendy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$59
Cuisine
European, French, Dutch
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexanderplein 6, 1018 CG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 330 7559
Description
At Restaurant Elkaar you are always very welcome for a relax lunch or romantic dinner. We have a cozy ambience and unique terrace in Amsterdam.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Plantage & the East

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides visitors with the chance to imagine the city that Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house) while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s oldest (and still best kept) zoos, and Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. It's also an ideal setting for the Dutch outpost of St Petersburg’s Hermitage.
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