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Cafe-restaurant Hesp

) #2,799 of 3,268 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$ - $$$ , , International
Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 665 1202
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Pub, Dutch, International
$$ - $$$
Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Hesp has been going for over a hundred years and sitting inside is like being a part of history. It is a large brown cafe with posters and even a glass etching on the walls. Very comfy. Great range of beers too.

Thank david n
Reviewed 21 April 2017

During last soccermatch 20-4-2017 personel was not willing to serve us any food....Half a pint for my girlfriend was not possible and they charged us 4,5 euro for some louzy peanuts.

Thank Gijs v
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I know that in Holland you charge money for the toilet, but I went to double check they did not leave a mess, so you should not go and clean it. Then the RUDEST person in the world start with comments against my nature country....More

Thank jimenafernandezm91
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Took a ride out here to see a childhood home of a friend. On the corner, stopped into Hesp for a beer. A very lively place, even on a weekday afternoon, lots of happy, in a good mood people enjoying their day. I loved the...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

During a fridaynight we decided to go here with a group of friends. We were very lucky that they still had a table for 12 persons without a reservation. They have regular dishes like burgers, chicken and carpaccio. Perfect for a meal before going out....More

Thank Aniek G
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is the ideal café: cosy decor, comfort food good beer offer and great location. It also has the café min points: a bit understaffed, can get quite noisy and the prices are a bit high for what they offer (one pays for the location...More

Thank sjrodriguez
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Lovely and lively pub with good selection of beers and other liquor. In summer they have an outdoor area right by the water. But don't eat there, food is bad even by the pub standards.

Thank andreasnederhosen
Hantaster, Manager at Cafe-restaurant Hesp, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

I wonder what you have eating, because we have not any complains about the food that we serve. Mostly if the customers complaine about the food, they complaine by the staaf.

Reviewed 11 November 2016

Had drinks and dinner with friends. Super good list of beers and a nice menu. The food was good and fresh - took a while to get served but service was friendly. They even offered a seasonal - game - list of suggestions. Prices are...More

Thank Marcinbrussels
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We went here on recommendation from a friend. It's just a short train ride outside of the city centre. The river was a nice change from all the canals in the centre, and our friend was picked up by boat from just outside the bar...More

Thank daam289
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Great decor inside though we did sit outside on the terrace. We ordered our drinks at the bar and were served pretty quickly so avoided the wait complained at by recent reviewers. Good range of beers though and a lovely sunny terrace. Worth the trip...More

Thank david n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Pub, Dutch, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 665 1202
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30 Different beers on draugth. Wine by the glass and bottle. During the winter-time on Sundays Live-Music from 16.30 Hr. Big terrace at the Amstel river.
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