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Marcusstraat 52B, 1091 TK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 463 2142
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“poussin” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (16 reviews)
“russian salad” (3 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Marcusstraat 52B, 1091 TK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

The food a Rijsel was without reproach and the special chicken is the house specialty. We had the chicken and the beef but was also treated with superb bread, salami and a small starter. What really made a difference was the almost flawless service. The...More

1  Thank Johan R
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Atmosphere great! Service great! Food great! Experience great! All my wishes were fulfilled before I had time to expect anything.

Thank kadrilaanes1
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Advised by a colleague at work this was the first restaurant of a couple in a fun weekend in Amsterdam. Where their other restaurant “schaapskameel” is found in top lists of Amsterdam this one is also very good. Will test the other one on the...More

Thank vannieuwstadt
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Having previously found Dutch food bland and uninteresting this restaurant was a huge surprise. Quite pricey but excellent. We had Goose liver pate starters with a sweet white wine, delicious, then we had Brill with Langoustine sauce and others had sliced beef. All was delicious.Wines...More

Thank SnowBrian
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is one hard reservation to get, but it is worth it. The menu is priced at 35 euros for 3 courses. This is a steal. The food was good to excellent. The spring chicken was really good, but a bit tough. You do get...More

Thank jamessW8845DN
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Service is super friendly and attentive. The atmosphere is festive and lively. The space itself is not interesting from a design standpoint. It's an older, tired looking place actually. The static menu is limited, but there were many specials available. The food was decent, but...More

Thank Blake V
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Attracted by the good rating on TA we had a walk to this place in order to have dinner. When we arrived everything looked dark and to our great surprise the Rijsel was CLOSED. On TA and on their own website they were supposed to...More

2  Thank soinic
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Perfect ambiance, very popular restaurant and the bavette is so delicious with the potatoes. This is one of the best restaurant of amsterdam.

Thank eveline11911
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

First class.Casual looking , trendy. Really good quality and value. Outer ring from city centre and amazing to find this quality . The chicken dish is the locals favorite but skip it as it's actually the least of the options available . Don't hesitate just...More

Thank Runaustralia
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Three different friends highly recommended that we dine at Rijsel. Omg were they right! It's like eating in someone's large dining room attached to an open working kitchen. The staff is super attentive and extremely helpful, especially in our circumstance of this being our first...More

1  Thank Whitney52
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19 August 2015|
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Response from hansdrenth | Reviewed this property |
If you take 2 courses and you order the house wine (which is good) I would estimate €60-€80
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marcusstraat 52B, 1091 TK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 463 2142
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