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De Vergulde Lantaarn

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Centrum
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Nieuwendijk 145 | 1012 MD, 1012 MD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 5413
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I rarely write reviews. Only for the very best or very worst. This one was the worst. Food was cold when it arrived, mine tasted nothing kind pasta bolognese but it did taste of soap. The red wine was fizzy and my partners pesto sauce was also pretty dire. We ate a few mouthfuls before feeling too sick. The manager... More 

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Thank Kamla L
Magherafelt, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate several times here, twice for evening meal which was delicious and once for breakfast which was filling and good value. Fish and chips were delicious. Waitresses were friendly and service was efficient

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Thank Heather S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to have a chilled out breakfast, we had the full English breakfast which was very good, good menu with friendly staff.

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Thank Nick B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Visited Amsterdam for the day and called in here for lunch. We had fricadellas and meatball with fries and both were very filling and reasonably priced. Paid around 25 euros including drinks. Great clean place with a friendly and quick service would definatley recomend and visit again if we were in the city.

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Thank cy d
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The Service was good but the food don't taste very good. my wife ordered the today tomato soup and i ordered the Hawaii pizza - both of them had taste of instant food or not fresh

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Thank Yaggel C
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We ate at least half our breakfasts here as our hotel breakfast was about double what we paid here. My favourite was the apple cinnamon pancake. Service was quick and the food was good.

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Thank Tulip64
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

After a long flight from the US and a decent nights sleep, we were famished for a great breakfast. We found it at De Vergulde Lantaarn. Glad we stopped. Omelette's were great and very large. Enjoyed them thoroughly. I thought the prices were reasonable and a very good value.

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Thank stevemarilyn2013
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

One of our meals came first then after a 30minute wait the other persons food came. Pathetic customer service, waste of time. When questioned was told there was a problem in the kitchen. Not my problem.

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Thank Anson A
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This place does breakfast, lunch and dinner and is a great option for hotel guests. Our hotel charges €25 pp for breakfast which is a bit of a rip off, so we came to this cafe and paid less than half the hotel fee. Use Google maps to find the place because it is not on the main transport route... More 

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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is very little but cosy place. You have very little choise of main course in the menu. We've ordered fish and chips and got a big plate with lots of code fish and chips. It tasted great for me, but seemed a little fat for my husband. The food was served quite quickly and the service was overall great.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwendijk 145 | 1012 MD, 1012 MD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 5413

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • 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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