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Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 779 7450
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Dutch, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel staff. We were looking for something truly Dutch, and they sent us here. An easy walk from Central station, it appears to be transformed from an old house. Gorgeous crystal chandeliers hang above the rustic bar upon entering....More

Thank whereswaldonow
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived until we left nearly three hours later, we were treated as favored guests in a delightful home. All five of us tried the Deluxe Tasting Menu and agreed it was a great way to be introduced to Dutch cuisine. My...More

Thank grriz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful wood panelled dining room with wonderfully attentive and knowledgeable staff. The food was delightful. Particular highlights were the lamb and black pudding. Excellent wine list.

Thank Valleyone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just walking into and being seated in Greetje is enough to immediately feel "gezellig", the Dutch sense of a cosy atmosphere. We felt it more here than anywhere else. Having looked at the menu in advance and read some reviews on Trip Advisor we already...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The concierge at our hotel recommended Greetje for a taste of authentic Dutch fare. We visited Copenhagen, Brugge and Amsterdam and we agreed that this was our favorite meal of the trip. Greetje is a bit off the beaten path which we liked. The decor...More

Thank travellover300
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love a restaurant like this. Small with the owner making sure all is well. Friendly staff who appreciate conversation and asking their opinions on what to order. The Beef soup had wonderful flavor with tiny bits of carrots and green onion. The special appetizer...More

Thank MarisaRob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked this restaurant to taste the classic Dutch dishes. We chose this restaurant because of the good reviews. For the frame: maybe typical but the door was open and the air conditioner worked (18 °) and fans send the air very cool .....More

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Greetje020, Eigenaar at Greetje, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear johnrobert112017, Thank you for your effort to express your experience at Restaurant Greetje. I am sorry to hear that your expectations at Restaurant Greetje were not met. I am grateful for the fact that the majority of people that visit Restaurant Greetje are extremely...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a late reservation and we were so glad we waited as this was an absolutely delicious evening. My companions enjoyed the cod and chicken dishes and I had the house speciality, the pork. All were outstanding, perfectly prepared with wonderful service. The appetizers...More

Thank Lindamccat
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to taste traditional Dutch food make a booking ( it's essential to book) and sample the amazing food and wonderful service. We decided on the Tasting menu. All of the hot and cold starters, a choice of mains and all of the...More

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

After we had "landed" with our yacht in one of the Amsterdam marinas we asked the harbormaster to recommend a good restaurant that serves good, traditional Dutch food. His immediate response: "You must go to restaurant Greetje and you will not regret your choice". My...More

Thank GloryViking
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 779 7450
  • E-mail
At Restaurant Greetje you will enjoy traditional local cuisine imbued with a modern, upscale twist. Using local, eco-friendly, and organic ingredients, our menu beings to life the best of Dutch cuisine throughout the centuries. Our staff loves to look after you. They have tried every dish on the menu and can recommend their favorites while regaling you the history surrounding each offering. The restaurant is situated in a quiet and beautiful area of downtown Amsterdam, right between the Montelbaans Tower and the Nationale Maritime Museum. Our interior is cozy, with gentle lighting, hardwood floors. and wainscoting. Our tables are set with first class custom made Villeroy & Boch table ware and cutlery. If you are looking for a memorable Amsterdam experience, filled with fabulous food and drink, Restaurant Greetje is your best choice.
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