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Hoopman Irish Pub

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
Leidseplein 4, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 638 1408
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak pie” (2 reviews)
“bitterballs” (2 reviews)
“irish stew” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Leidseplein 4, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did not get to taste the things on the menu, as we left the place after approx. 20 minutes without any waiter collecting orders. We even waved several times; no response whatsoever. It wasn't even a busy moment, just uninterested staff unfortunately. Will not return.

Thank mberndsen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambiance, friendly staff and bartender, good beer on draught, reasonable kitchen. Footy on two big screens. Enjoyed an Irish steak with chips, with a Speckled Hen draught to wash it down, best 30 EUR I spent this week. Recommended.

Thank Rutgerek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub but expensive, good terrace on the Leidseplein. Waiters are ok but not specially. The snacks are expensive for what you get.

Thank slobke
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A proper Irish pub! We visited on three occasions; twice for lunch and once for drinks in the evening. The food was always lovely, especially the fish and chips. All of the staff who served us were attentive and happy to help. When we visited...More

Thank Ffion28
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We liked it so much we went again the night after. Good service, average prices, lots of outdoor seating available. We didn't get any food, but the food that passed us looked very good. Very friendly staff in a good location. Service can slow down...More

Thank Joe C
Kit d, General Manager at Hoopman Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for the great comments and we hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 25 July 2017

This was another of the places we stopped for a quick drink on the way back to the hotel. After sitting down at a table, we had to wait a long time for any service. We kept seeing a guy walking back and forth every...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 25 July 2017

My wife and I stopped in Hoopman's several times during our recent visit to Amsterdam. We enjoyed the beers and I appreciated the Redbreast whiskey! The bartender was a woman from Northern Ireland who had a great sense of humor and was a lot of...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted to grab some beers with friends, but the service was just horrible. It took forever to take our order and it wasn't even that crowded. So, basically, we were waiting for a really long time just to get like two beers. Also when...More

Thank Juul V
Kit d, General Manager at Hoopman Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for your comments, we will definitely look into this.

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great place to sit and watch the world go by. Beer is good, Irish bitter, lagers and european beers. Food was good and enough. Nice shelter and heaters when the rain comes. Staff were great, attentive, friendly and helpful.

Thank AJ W
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went here for lunch. The service was good and everyone enjoyed their food. We ordered the meatball sandwich, Irish steak and beef and Guinness.

Thank Alard001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leidseplein 4, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 638 1408
Description
Finding an Irish pub in the centre of Amsterdam as true as Hoopman is a difficult task. Hoopman offers a broad selection of Irish whiskeys, stouts and draughts. As well as Irish drinks, Hoopman offers a great selection of pub grub. Above all our Irish staff will always give you a feeling like you are at home. Hoopman is situated on Het Leidseplein in the bustling centre of Amsterdam where you will find that Hoopman serves as a warm and cosy haven from the busy streets. In the winter you can take shelter for a warm drink inside and in the summer you can refresh yourself with a cool drink on our terrace. Hoopman organizes a ton of events over the year. We always show all main sport events on our screen, from the 6 nations' rugby to the Champions league's soccer. Saint Patrick's Day is celebrated every year with a big party where we have Irish dancers to perform traditional dances throughout the evening. Hoopman is always decorated for special days, on Halloween everything is covered in webs and for Christmas we are covered in lights and surrounded by Christmas trees. Hoopman is sure to give you a good feeling: whether you are Irish or not, our staff will certainly give you a warm Irish welcome to Amsterdam!
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