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Japanse Restaurant Genki

#403 of 3,120 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Reguliersdwarsstraat 26, 1017 BM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 3727
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13:00 - 22:30
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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69 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you like Japanese cuisine and have a good appetite, just try this one. The easiest and best option is to go for All you can eat with different kind of sushi!

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Playa Conchal, Costa Rica
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72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little apprehensive having read some of the negative reviews, but really enjoyed this restaurant. Very nice waiter explained how the ordering works, and service was very sharp throughout. Good sushi, very fresh, as were the salads and other dishes. Overall its a great experience to try some new dishes, and it really is a lot of food... More 

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Zaandam, The Netherlands
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trust me. Don't go to shabu shabu or sumo, genki is definitely the place to be for all you can eat sushi. It's fresh and rice and fish ratio's are great. portions are smaller so you can try more flavours! I also love their tofu dish! Nothing authentic about all you can eat, but so for my bias is either... More 

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Rossett, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, friendly and helpful staff to explain the rules of Genki eat as much as you want which is a great value for money and quality of food! Presentation is immaculate and elegant. Flavours are authentic and there is so much to choose from. Great for lunch or dinner. Wouldn't go anywhere else for my sushi!

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Bucharest, Romania
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179 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I attended an event that a Meetup group hosted here. It was an all you can eat affair. It was a nice sized group of 15 hungry expats and dutch people. The restaurant had prepared a nice long table for us situated in the center of the room. The all you can eat consisted of 5 items from their entire... More 

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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

One of the best sushi in the Netherlands. Wide choice, tasty food, great service. Excellent! Will definitely come back.

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Fuerth, Germany
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

first of all, the staff was very friendly!! food justifies the price of 30€. if you want to visit the restaurant with more than 2 people, a reservation upfront is highly recommended. we tried to eat all 5 rounds of foods, no chance... If you have appetite for sushi, Genki is a must visit in Amsterdam!

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Thank Crilewi
Oldenburg
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97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, quality of food was good, prices for Amsterdam reasonable. Reservation in advance highly recommended.

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Hunenberg, Switzerland
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Good for sashimi and sushi, but don't think about ordering other food like meat. All you can eat means five rounds each 5 choices - we could only do 3 rounds and were more then full...

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switzerland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We jave just wqlked in on a sutherday and per surprise we hade a table next to the aquarium. The personel where very friendly,the sushi super quick and super tasty and the atmosphare was very relaxt.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:30
Monday
13:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:30
Thursday
13:00 - 22:30
Friday
13:00 - 22:30
Saturday
13:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 26, 1017 BM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 3727

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)

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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 include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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