We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Van Beeren

#269 of 3,180 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Centrum
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Koningsstraat 54, 1011 EW Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 2329
Website
Today
17:00 - 03:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 01:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 01:00
Fri 17:00 - 03:00
Sat 16:00 - 03:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

275 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 183: English reviews
Cape Coral, Florida
Level Contributor
17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found this restaurant by accident in the late evening. The owner seated us as the kitchen was about to close. We enjoyed delicious local favorites including White Asparagus Soup and the house Pinot Noir. We also enjoyed recommended starter dishes of smoked salmon and veal. The owner was engaging; he and his staff were very helpful. We will go back... More 

Helpful?
Thank Thomas S
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect food (Foodporn) and lovely staff. The location is near the center and although the place is quite small you've enouth space! I totally recommend this nice restaurant 👌🏼

Helpful?
Thank Nick N
CT
Level Contributor
77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Amsterdam this restaurant was recommended to us. My husband had the spare ribs with garlic sauce, salad and chips and I had the days special of chicken caesar salad. Presentation of both were very nice. His meal was very good, while mine was so so. The meat fell off the bone of the ribs and that garlic sauce... More 

Helpful?
Thank ruthieCt
Level Contributor
30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are real foodies and this place is the best meal we've had out for ages. Not just the pitch-perfect food, but the wonderful service, buzzy atmosphere, awesome dimly lit Caravaggio-esque space, and delicious wine. We can't fault it (and we can be really picky). We started with a delicious and truffly beef carpaccio and fragrant and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Yoav S
Nicosia, Cyprus
Level Contributor
66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

While strolling in the area and after reading some promising reviews on TripAdvisor, we visited this pub/ restaurant. We sat outside in the nice environment of the small yard. We ordered our dinner and waited, and waited for more than an hour. After our complaints, we were told that something went wrong with our order in the kitchen. Finally the... More 

Helpful?
Thank MariosP4p
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

It was recommended to us by the hotel concierge, which was brill as we probably wouldn't have found it otherwise. With friends in a group of 7 but they found us a table not a problems and staff very friendly. Great local food and also appeared to be full of locals- a good sign. I shared a starter so was... More 

Helpful?
Thank vixter2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Make a reservation. This is a local Amsterdam special restaurant. Off the track in the red light district. Spare ribs out of this world.

Helpful?
Thank Captaincoconuts
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

A really cosy restaurant with helpful and friendly staff and delicious food. My boyfriend had guinea fowl and I had a prawn and coconut curry and a lovely rosé.

Helpful?
Thank Alice B
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

It was our first night in Amsterdam and a pleasure to eat and drink at van beeren.. lovely seabass special and guinea fowl.. good service too- a very friendly welcome to Amsterdam!

Helpful?
Thank David R
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

After searching Nieuwmarkt for a restaurant on a recent Saturday night, we serendipitously came upon Van Beeren. Though the menu is meat centric, we had an excellent spinach soup to boot. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful, and the beer selection on tap is excellent. Do make a reservation, though we were able to walk in. Seating at the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Josh L

Travellers who viewed Van Beeren also viewed

Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 

Been to Van Beeren? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 03:00
Saturday
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koningsstraat 54, 1011 EW Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 622 2329

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Van Beeren and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Vermont
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Van Beeren staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centrum

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood