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Senses Restaurant

Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 530 6266
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
International, European, Central European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my partner here to celebrate her running the Amsterdam marathon that day, and it certainly did not disappoint. The atmosphere and ambience was excellent, the service was exceptional and attentive, and most of all the food was exquisite. We each had the four...More

Thank dfogliano
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have had dinner at Senses about 4 times in the last 2 years. Every time, each item has been simply excellent in terms of taste, texture, presentation. It is a fun place to eat! We always order the set menu, it...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the 5 course dinner with wine pairing. As with some of these 'surprise' dinners, there are sometimes dishes you might not have ordered. Which is why we try them. The items I would not have ordered were fantastically delicious. The dishes exhibited multi-layered...More

1  Thank Karen S
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen, Thank you very much for coming to our restaurant Sunday and leaving us your review. I am glad with the positive feedback in your review and this will help us improve. Furthermore I am delighted that you have enjoyed our experience. We look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is just unbelievable. The presentation, the intricately choiced ingredients and how they all marry together is just one big phenomenon. I’ll definitely come back for more when I visit Amsterdam next!

Thank Stephenpicci
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephen, Thank you very much for your review. I am very happy you have enjoyed our experience on Saturday evening. Whenever you are back in Amsterdam we look forward to welcoming you back. Warm Regards, Ivo

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the top restaurants in AMS. A few number of tables so make sure to book in advance. We took a 4 course meal with accompanying wine. The food was excellent and a lot of tasting teasers between the dishes. The presentation...More

Thank Roberth G
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robert, Thank you very much for your lovely and quick review. I am really happy to read that you have enjoyed our experience with your party. Whenever you are back in Amsterdam, we look forward to hosting you again. Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In Amsterdam one can find thousands of great restaurants but this is one of the best. The menu is wonderful. The presentation and the food is on point, and the atmosphere and services are excellent. Great place to enjoy a great dinner.

Thank Paul W
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paul, Thank you for your lovely review. It is really great to hear you have enjoyed our dishes and our service. Whenever you are back in Amsterdam we look forward to welcoming you back. Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went for a 4 course dinner. We are vegetarians, so we requested vegetarian meal. The food was excellent with great flavors. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Ashoka S
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ashoka, Thank you for a lovely review. We are very happy to read you have enjoyed our vegetarian dining option. Whenever you are back in Amsterdam we look forward to welcoming you again. Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is unbelievable. Last visit was not long after it opened and the standards are now even higher. The 4 course taster with wines was the choice this time. But that’s not all you get. Inter-course plates come out and they are a taste...More

Thank WatfordPete
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Watfordpete, Thank you for coming back again. I am very happy to read we have improved since your last visit and that you have thoroughly enjoyed our experience this time round. Whenever you are back in Amsterdam we look forward to welcoming you back....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am in love with this place Highly recommend. Amazing taste.good location. Perfect disign Perfect people work there

Thank alona l
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alona, Thank you for leaving us your feedback. We are delighted you have enjoyed our experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm Regards, Ivo Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

More and more hotels in Amsterdam offer a decent or even a good restaurant. It has become serious business to have a good hotel restaurant if you want to be competitive. Senses is an example of a good hotel restaurant. Luckily they promote it as...More

1  Thank Robert J
Taco v, Eigenaar at Senses Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robert, Thank you very much for leaving us your feedback. We are very happy to read you have enjoyed our experience with us and I am delighted you also included aspects where we can improve as this kind of feedback is very valuable for...More

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Champagneandcake
15 December 2016|
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Hi, All the answer above are correct. Just let us know in time what you don't like or if you have any allergies and we'll adjust the tasting menu so you can fully experience the tasting menu. You can send an email to... More
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Aline J
24 November 2016|
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Hi Aline, The restaurant is open on new year's eve. Unfortunately it's already fully booked. If you would like to make a booking for any other day you can do this on the website of Senses.
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Margaret, Yes its possible to purcgase a voucher. Please contact us directly. The restaurant is a 15-20 minute walk, in direct connection with public transport. please feel free to e-mail me directly at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$81
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vijzelstraat 45, 1017 HE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 530 6266
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Description
Senses by Lars Bertelsen prepares unconventional and creative dishes, made with daily fresh and, if possible, sustainable ingredients. The kitchen team prepares your dishes in an open kitchen within the modern and stylish restaurant. Let your senses be stimulated and opt for the unexpected. Choose from the weekly alternating 3 to 6-course tasting menu and embark on your own voyage of discovery. Tell us what you do not like to avoid disappointment and of course our chef will take your special dietary wishes or allergies into account. Choose the wine pairing, to create the ultimate Senses experience. Located in the vibrant area of Amsterdam, 'Senses restaurant' is just minutes away from the Rembrandt square and the art deco Tuschinski cinema.
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