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Restaurant 't Zwaantje

Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 2373
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef stew” (14 reviews)
“mussels” (18 reviews)
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French, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the best restaurant that i visited in amsterdam. The food are traditional and great, delicious. The staff are very kindly and the price wasn´t too expensive. I visited this restaurant two times because is so gooooood.

Thank Bida F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was great, and so was service. Restaurant was small but cozy. Staff was friendly and prices OK.

Thank ville k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this restaurant, 5/8/17. Food was genuinely good, and our waiter was awesome, switching languages on the fly. Total cost was very reasonable considering what we had paid at more fi-fi fancy places (for a lot less food and not great service) and...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for an excellent traditional Dutch meal at an affordable price, this is it. Local residents recommended this restaurant to us six years ago. It was such an excellent experience then, we returned last week. Once again, we left with smiles on...More

Thank kneurer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this place a lot. This will not be the most refined food you have ever eaten, but the portions are hearty, the dishes are authentic and the staff are friendly. Three of us had a huge meal with alcohol and were unable to...More

Thank E-and-E-Iowa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been in amsterdam for 6 dats and visited this restaurant four times. Nice food had wiener snichel kip potjie mix grill and the fish and every time it were goooood.

Thank horffer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We lived around the corner from t'Zwaantje back in the 90's and ate there regularly. We hadn't been back to Amsterdam for years and were so pleased that's it's still there and still as excellent as always. The staff are friendly and the food is...More

Thank artistUsa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a bad dinner spot. We were sat in the back by the bathroom which is whatever, but it was kind of annoying to have multiple people squeeze by our table. I had the steak soup or "Oma's Recipe". It was good and reminded me...More

Thank Stephanie0988
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been recommended to have dinner there. The food is adequate, nothing special but typical dutch. The bill reasonable. The beer, as every where else in Holland very good. It is a place a I would recommend

Thank epifanio74
Reviewed 19 April 2017

So good we came here twice! Welcoming, cosy and friendly with fantastic food. Very busy over the Easter weekend which added to the atmosphere. On both evenings I picked the baked salmon with fries and veg. My husband had the veal schnitzel also with fries...More

Thank Deborah J
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$26
French, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berenstraat 12, 1016 GH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 623 2373
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Cosy traditionel Dutch restaurant in the Nine Streets in the heart of Amsterdam. From stamppot and stewing steak till steamed mussels tand spare ribs and so much more..