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Kartika

Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 618 1879
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“rijsttafel” (135 reviews)
“rice” (53 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Kartika gives diners an alternative perspective on Dutch dining. Yes, Kartika is an Indonesian restaurant, but it serves a traditional Dutch rys tafel (rice table), which is something the Dutch imported back from their colonial days in Indonesia. Rice is accompanied with a lot of...More

Thank TimothyF5
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Kartika after reading positive reviews, as we wanted to try Indonesian food whilst on holiday in Amsterdam. It was a relatively quiet weeknight and we were told the restaurant were only serving their set menu (rijsttaffel) but this was no problem for us...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have never tried Endonosien food and we decided to do. The restaurant provides different local food and its OK

Thank Hassasiz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We found this place after walking in the park nearby. The staff were really friendly and explained the simple traditional set menu. My wife is gluten and dairy intolerant and they handled this well substituting dishes to suit. As others have noted they have a...More

Thank Grosvenors
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did not know what to expect but so glad we tried it. Had been told to try Indonesian by a friend and couldn't agree more. We walked in and were told we could have a table but needed to be finished by a certain time...More

Thank SFBzoo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My mom and I discovered this place on accident 2 years ago and had an excellent meal that was better than one of the best Indonesian restaurants in Amsterdam. We liked it so much that we introduced it to our traveling friends and family over...More

Thank Garbanzobean
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was good, so good that we would go back in spite of the terribly rude owner. After standing for 5 to 10 minutes in sight of an empty table we asked if we could sit down. " You have to wait," he barked....More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd read that it was difficult to get a table at this popular restaurant but took a chance and went there one evening. We were directed to a table but with the instruction that we would only have 1,5 hrs seating time, which was more...More

1  Thank Ellinor E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food that was a variety of 10 traditional indonesian dishes Very nice atmosphere, great service and friendly staff

1  Thank Rigas P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small restaurant serves delicious Rijstaffel, the multi-dish Indonesian meal that is a must in Amsterdam. But, they don't answer their phone and don't take reservations which is a bit silly in my view. Their problem is that they have mainly 4-person tables rather than...More

1  Thank Pcloutier
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Fersan2013
How much is the price range?
9 February 2016|
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Response from Aasim110 | Reviewed this property |
We took the set menu ramayana which was around euro 18 per person . Another set menu maharaja is around euro 26 A Carte dishes are from euro 6 to 15 Suggest you go for set menu ..ramayana was good
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DanWorrall
Do they have a high chair for a baby?
18 July 2015|
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Response from JennSingapore | Reviewed this property |
I did not ask for one, but knowing their service, I'm sure they would be happy to accommodate!
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emmabarLondon
Does the restaurant take credit cards as payment or is it cash only?
8 June 2015|
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Response from jaysoutherncali |
It definitely takes credit card as I used MasterCard to pay the night we went.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$42
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overtoom 68, 1054 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Vondelpark
  • Neighbourhood: Vondelpark
  • Phone Number: +31 20 618 1879
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