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L'Express - CLOSED

Utrechtsestraat 29 | 1017 VH Amsterdam, 1017 VH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 620 5129
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
9 Sep 2015
“decent place”
2 Aug 2015
“Home style Italian food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Utrechtsestraat 29 | 1017 VH Amsterdam, 1017 VH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

Well, let me start with the good stuff. Ambience - The ambience is amazing, small but not too small, beautiful and cozy. Not too fancy or run down. just in the middle. perfect for a dinner for two. Food - we tried the steak and...More

Thank preeti s
Reviewed August 2, 2015

We had a lovely relaxing meal in this new Italian restaurant which was recommended by and just round the corner from our hotel. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food is prepared and served by Italian staff which gives it an authentic feel....More

Thank LAW64
Reviewed July 24, 2015

It was my birthday, so I was looking for something special. I tried to book a table for two but for some reason, I couldn't, so I decided to wait until I find something attractive. I was strolling along the street and L'Express caught my...More

Thank Chakal01
Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

Went to this restaurant to try new places in this nice part of town. We were friendly brought to our table. Brown dark interiour with mostly French music what i expected from this bistro. The restaurant is not modern and fancy what they do not...More

Thank Jan J
Reviewed May 5, 2015

We found this restaurant by accident, and the interior and the menu was attractive, so we walked in. We were lucky to get the one table at the window, so it felt light and spacious. The restaurant itself has a nice, simple wooden interior. The...More

Thank Martin_the_Dane
Reviewed April 24, 2015

We came across this in a street with several good looking places to eat. There was a good choice of dishes. We had Carpaccio of beef and prawns in garlic as starters, followed by sea bream and lamb shank. The food was excellent. A good...More

Thank Hampshirevoyager
Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Booked this place for a romantic meal with the girlfriend. Evening couldn't have been better , the atmosphere was great, the service was attentive but without being intrusive and the food was exceptional. Would definitely return if I visit Amsterdam again !

Thank James l
Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stumbled on this small gem walking the streets of Amsterdam. Was looking for an interesting place to eat and saw two gentleman (Frank & Steve) outside having a smoke. I started to talk to them regarding the menu and they had great reviews for the...More

Thank mcglam03
Reviewed January 30, 2015

I have been there after I wondered a little amond the canals and I find the menu of the day attractive. I chose the typical french onion soup to warm myself after the cold climate I found in the streets and then I tried the...More

Thank Giorgio T
Reviewed January 11, 2015

On Utrechtestraat there are so many restaurants to choose from, but this was a great place to find. We had no reservation and it was almost 9pm on a Saturday night but they found a table for us while we waited in the bar area....More

Thank speedbirdSurrey
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Utrechtsestraat 29 | 1017 VH Amsterdam, 1017 VH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 620 5129
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