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Oriental City

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 177/179 | Oude Doelenstraat 1 - Near Damsquare, 1012 EV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 8352
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“dim sum” (158 reviews)
“prawn toast” (7 reviews)
“dumplings” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 177/179 | Oude Doelenstraat 1 - Near Damsquare, 1012 EV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good food and in the center of the city. i would just have hoped to see more welcoming faces and smiling ones.not a bad combination

Thank Omar N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm gluten free and the waiter Long was extremely patient and helpful. My ever suffering boyfriend was also very patient and irresistible 😘More

Thank harmalade
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely five stars review on TripAdvisor! We are glad to hear you liked the advise of our chief service Long for allergies. You described him als patient and helpful. Long works more than 26 years with a lot of...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

the place for eating real chinees dim sum (at lunch time) in Amsterdam. The place is filled with chinese so a sign of origine. Take the top floor for a perfect view at the canal and crowd.More

Thank Pascal M
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely five stars review on TripAdvisor! You described the dim sum as the best in Holland and you liked the table with the canal view on the top floor. We will share your review with our team. It means...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is just around the corner from the Radison Blu hotel - a great find. The food was delicious, the service quick and friendly. Only detractor is if you have problems with stairs as the restaurant is on the 1st and 2nd floors. We got...More

Thank Glors
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely five stars review on TripAdvisor! You described the food as delicious and the service as quick and friendly. You were with a group of 6 and ordered a range of food which were all fresh, hot and delicious....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved Oriental city fabulous traditional Chinese restaurant in the heart of the red light district. The interiors are slightly tacky the staff have all been there forever and they serve all the old Chinese favorites. The restaurant is set on five floors and is great...More

Thank David G
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for the four stars review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to send us a review on TripAdvisor. It is very good to read you came here with a group of 20 people and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a Chinese, this restaurant is great. Cantonese cuisine, very authentic. Quick to serve, and no service charge - of course if you want to pay a tip, it's up to you too. Food really great.More

Thank srsrsunrui
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are very delighted that you gave us a five stars review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to read you have described our cuisine as very authentic great Cantonese food and service as quick without charging you a tip. We appreciate it very much you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and i would pass here every night during our stay in Amsterdam so we thought we’d check it out. The staff were friendly and welcoming, we couldn’t really fault their service. For starters we had their aromatic duck which was lovely. For mains...More

Thank Esra P
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for the four stars review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to send us a review on TripAdvisor. It is very good to read you liked the food, particularly 'aromatic duck as a starter...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having lived in a number of cities in Asia we felt right at home in this large, central Chinese eatery between Dam Square and the start of the Red Light District. The decor, service and menu all offered unflinchingly standard fare. All perfectly acceptable. We...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for the four stars review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to send us a review on TripAdvisor. It is very good to read you liked the food, particularly 'the chicken fried rice' Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go here if you want to get authentic Chinese food that is sold found in Europe. Taste of the dishes really reminded me of my trip to China.More

Thank Torben S
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Thank you for the four stars review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to send us a review on TripAdvisor. It is very good to read that you liked our authentic Chinese food. Thanks again for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Chinese restaurant. Big. Many Chinese people eating there, which could be a good sign of quality. The food is good; nothing special. The environment is typical Chinese and service as well.More

Thank Danielontour
Sukhar123, Public Relations Manager at Oriental City, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Customer, Thank you for the four stars review on TripAdvisor! We appreciate it very much that you have taken the time to send us a review on TripAdvisor. It is very good to read that you enjoyed the environment and friendly service. You recounted...More

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
...More
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Joseph K
11 October 2017|
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Response from Sukhar123 | Property representative |
Dear Joseph, We have two dishes: sauteed crab with spring onion and ginger and sauteed crab with black beans. We hope we have informed you properly, kind regards, Oriental City
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fl0rence098
16 September 2017|
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Response from Yoyo W | Reviewed this property |
Better find another restaurant more like western food, because is more save for you if u have problem with MSG
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Gary H
29 July 2017|
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Response from Joshua K | Reviewed this property |
No. It is a la carte menu. They have starters and the menu is actually split by main food ingredient, so the sections are - Veggie, Rice dishes, Noodle dishes, chicken dishes, pork dishes, beef dishes, duck dishes, etc... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 177/179 | Oude Doelenstraat 1 - Near Damsquare, 1012 EV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 8352
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