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The Tara

) #2,271 of 3,267 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$ - $$$ , International
Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 421 2654
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  • Average18%
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Bar, International
$$ - $$$
Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a pit stop at the Tara for a drink and some snack. First, they mixed up our drink order (we ordered one beer, but they came back with two beers). When we commented that we ordered one, the waiter just looked at us...More

Thank LarsIngarogKaroline
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok but, for some reason I was made to pay for the food before I had actually received it. Then when I wanted an extra soda I was made to pay right then. Other tables were allowed to pay at the end of...More

Thank Jolene B
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Okay food and friendly service. Good spot to hang and catch up or do some work on your laptop. I would definitely go again sometime

Thank Nesje81
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This place survives on its location. Ordered the blt, a few slices of bacon and one slice of tomatoe. My friends who ordered the English breakfast was not impressed.

1  Thank Tarjei S
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Very nice place and nice people, we get some good food in there and some good redwin. We will come here again

Thank Poul P
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Positives.The serving staff that work here are without exception fantastically friendly people. The prices of food and drink are in our opinion OK given a city centre location. My wife enjoyed a very generous portion of Nachos for only 7.5 Euros. Negatives. The food takes...More

1  Thank Bob1998
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I really do like this place and visit a lot but serving standards seem to be going downhill. This used to be a place to spend some time and relax , now when I get here I pretty much eat/drink go Some (though not all!)...More

Thank richt24
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Beautiful setting outside seating on a very nice Spring day. But...service was very, very slow, the food was very expensive (4+ Euros for a short glass of pop with mostly ice), 13+ Euros for a burger. Asked for one cheeseburger plain - came out with...More

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Called here with friends for drinks and lunch outside. Staff were clustered together chatting but not serving. Had to go inside to order our drinks. Waited 20 minutes but still no service to take our food order. I asked to speak to the manager... there...More

Thank Donna O
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We spotted the place from the entrance on the opposite side from the terrace and went inside based on the menu for a lunch for two. First of all, noone gave us any menues, so we took some from an empty table to decide. After...More

Thank Isabelle Morstø... Ø
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$16 - US$23
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL 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 20 421 2654
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The Tara is an International pub, where you can have a drink at one of the beautiful bars or lounge on a sofa near the fireplace . Watch sports or play pool or to eat a tasty meal. It is also possible to reservate for larger groups.
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