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Ponte Arcari

Herengracht 534, 1017 CG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 0853
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  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Herengracht 534, 1017 CG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We were able to sit at a table along the canal, with the sunset, it was perfect ! We ordered saltinbocca veal and the truffle+taleggio meat meal, along with the house wine. Everything tasted great and the prices were totally ok. I think we paid...More

Thank FlorenceCasse
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant tonight on the basis of a review in lonely planet. Boy do I wish I hadn't! I went in - there were a number of free tables. The owner/waiter took one look at me (solo and pregnant) and told me very...More

Thank Eriz0
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A lovely little restaurant on a corner. Suggest you book in advance, especially at weekends. The staff were charming & the food excellent.

Thank Esperanto-uk
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Italian restaurants are rarely awarded top food billing awards because the food is not innovative, it is traditional. This restaurant is a case in point. The menu today could have been the menu 50 years ago. All that changes is what is fresh at the...More

Thank 422sallyu
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

In the canal district you will find this small Italian restaurant at the corner of one of the famous canal streets. It is a small restaurant with limited menu, but this assures you of fresh and tasty dishes. If you want to go for dinner,...More

Thank Maurice Q Q
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Good italian food in the centre of Amsterdam nearby "Rembrandtplein" The friendly and accurate Staff is from Italy and make your visit worthwhile!

Thank ithos I
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Just off the train, didn't want to eat on Rembrandtplein, looking for nice restaurant that would take us in without a reservation. So glad we stumbled upon Ponte Acari, charming little italian, small menu (always worry when you come across a menu that offers too...More

Thank supres6
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our return trip to Ponte Arcari exceeded our expectations. We had been anticipating it since we were there in January. We enjoyed it so much we went both of the two nights that we were in Amsterdam. Small, quaint (only 10 tables), great service, excellent...More

Thank bryan9661
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The title says it all. On a corner in a lovely part of Amsterdam is this small and cosy Italian restaurant with very friendly and informal staff. We had two great starters followed by good mains. The food is fresh and full of Mediterranean flavours....More

Thank DiBoS
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My friend and I were wondering the canal streets near Rembrandtplein when we literally stumbled upon Ponte Arcari. After a quick peek at the menu in the outside display I peered through the window and noticed that all of the 10 or so tables were...More

Thank bryan9661
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herengracht 534, 1017 CG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 0853
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