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De Drie Graefjes

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Centrum
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Eggertstraat 1 | Hoek van de Gravenstraat, 1012 NN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 6787
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09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour guide recommended this cafe and we are so glad we went! Both cakes and open toasted sandwiches were delicious.

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Thank Shirley C
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit Amsterdam a few times a year and no visit would be complete without lunch here. Small menu with a good selection of lunches and burgers and amazing cakes and drinks. Big slices of cakes which are fantastic!

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Thank LucyElms
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205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on a cold damp spring day. Though the day was cold the setting was cozy and the staff warm and friendly. The carrot cake was very good indeed

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Surrey
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101 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely breakfast. Wish we'd found it earlier to have lunch/cake the precious day. Nice place, nice service.

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Barcelona, Spain
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72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a big and kinda noisy café full of cupcakes, cookies, cakes and other typical bakery stuff. I'm sure there are things there that taste great, or at least that's what I'd like to think, but I wasn't lucky with what I ordered. I had a New York cheesecake which tasted nothing like the typical New York cheesecake. There... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I was appalled at the look of their cakes. They may be huge but I saw a number of cakes sloping to one side and hastily frosted. Just because they're American doesn't mean they have to be sloppy. It looked as though a child had baked their cakes. The taste of their cakes were okay, the brownie undercooked, muffins were... More 

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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The place was crowded so we assumed it was good because there were a lot of cafés and restaurants around and they were empty. We didn't make a mistake! The food was quite nice and also the coffee.. my husband had a salad and i had the tuna melt i post here

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Thank Jeannette C
Bochum, Germany
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97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Really tiny place but best cakes ever ! Plus great sandwiches. We were really happy!!! Sehr kleines Lokal aber bester Kuchen. Zudem noch tolle Sandwiches.

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Thank Ch L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My dutch friends introduced me to this little gem and whenever I am back 'home' I always nip in to grab a hot chocomel and red velvet cake. I have now introduced it to my 6 year old daughter and she also now always requests to come to De Drie Graefjes with me now as she also loves it

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Thank RTWdizzy
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Great cakes and my club sandwich was decent. Girlfriends meal on the other hand was this cheese soup that was just awful and a bowl of oil. The waitress then decided to ask her if she liked the soup... after leaving the whole thing 😂 I'd go back for.the cakes alone.

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Thank Ant V

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Dutch, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eggertstraat 1 | Hoek van de Gravenstraat, 1012 NN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 6787

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centrum

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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe. Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring hardly more than a moment’s stroll away. With the well-connected Centraal Station as Centrum’s base, it's easy to travel farther afield via one of the city’s iconic trams.
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