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Cafe Stevens

#350 of 2,988 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Centrum
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
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Geldersekade 123 | Center, 1011 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 620 6970
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Today
10:00 - 03:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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Punta Cana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great neighborhood pub not overrun by drunks like some parts of Amsterdam. Quaint inside and great Bitterballen to go with good beer selection and friendly servers.

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Thank mdcote37
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A truly authentic Amsterdam bar with a fantastic mix of locals and tourists. Very friendly staff and of course great drinks. Wonderful atmosphere and well named!

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Thank Craig S
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away behind a very unimposing facade is this little gem of a bar restaurant. The decor and the ambiance is very unassuming and very much like an old style bar. But the staff and the food are just great. The menu is very short so you can be assured of home style food cooked with love and care. Just... More 

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Thank Pedram Z
Medway, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in Friday lunchtime and had good food and very friendly staff. Went back again Sunday night for drinks, it was lively and a good atmosphere. Service is quick

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Thank fionacolbourne
Bury
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We found this cafe purely by chance and as it was a nice day we sat at one of the pavement tables for lunch. My wife ordered the Goats cheese salad which she said matched the presentation. It was perfect! I, not feeling very hungry chose a cheese & tomato toastie which was quite nice. 2 large beers and 2... More 

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Thank Team_TaylorBury
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had a lovely lunch with family at Stevens, the sandwiches were delicious and the guy who served us couldn't have been more attentive! Strongly recommend it!

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Thank JosiJMatos
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this place for lunch as its nearby to where we were staying. They have a great selection of beers and the food is really tasty, amazing sandwiches.

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Thank Louise R
Charleston, South Carolina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

My friends and I stopped into this place as one of the first places on our night out on the town. We grabbed a small table and had some beers. Some of us went to the bar side also. This place can get pretty busy like most places in Amsterdam as the night goes on, but if you can get... More 

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Thank atlantessoh
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Perhaps the place looks better when full of people - it is tatty, messy all over. But, who cares about that sort of stuff, when in good company? Untill your coffee arrives. In best case, they reused yesterdays grindings, in the worst case... don't want to think. If the floor had been cleaner you could think they'd used that water... More 

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Thank Guest134
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I happened upon this little cafe/bar on my first day in Amsterdam. Sampled some wonderful beers with the help of a friendly barman and had a few local bar snacks. 4 days later I popped back in for beer and dinner. So delicious, still the same friendly service and lots of new beers. What more do you want????!!! Check this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geldersekade 123 | Center, 1011 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 620 6970

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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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