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Marco Polo

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Neighbourhood:
Centrum
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Damrak 31, 1012 LJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 0945
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Devon, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a very enjoyable meal here on our first night in Amsterdam, enjoyed it so much we came back for three more nights. Good Italian food served piping hot, with friendly staff. Thank you.

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Thank Lifes-Journey2014
Swindon, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Considering this restaurant is on Damrak the food was lovely. We had pizza, carbonara and spaghetti bolanese which was delicious. It's a shame that our waiter wasn't particularly friendly and really needs to cheer up, no need to snatch the menus. Reasonably well priced with great food!

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Thank gael20082016
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for afternoon launch with a big group of us. Food was average at best. Appreciate the city is busy however we were asked to leave literally two minutes after finishing our meal. Found this very offensive and totally un acceptable.

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Thank stephengwd
London, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Similar menu to many other restaurants and cafes this one looked busy so we chose here. Pleasantly surprised meat was cooked perfectly, sauces were tasty and food was all hot and fresh, 2 drinks and 2 mains and the bill was reasonable. Would recommend it.

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Thank Laesmith26
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband found this little gem on our second to last night. Very friendly staff and lovely home cooked food. The pizza was the best I have ever tasted. Would highly recommend

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Thank ceiraleanne
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner the service was great, very friendly and attentive. And the food was amazing the lasagne and pizza was beautifully cooked.

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Thank Jasmine V
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I was in Amsterdam for 4 nights between the 16 - 20 of march 2017 I had dinner in Marco Polo the first night I tried somewhere different on the second night and it wasn't a patch on Marco Polo needless to say I had dinner there on the 3rd and 4th night, absolutely amazing pizzas, pastas and the best... More 

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Thank donald a
Perth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Fantastic food today with started with an English Breakfast and returned for our evening meal. Service is great as is there food

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Thank JimBW36
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I found this place last minute as I was returning to the metro. It looked appealing from the outside so I gave it a shot. The seating was a little cramped, but not uncomfortable. They maximized the space available. I had the chicken and mushroom penne and it was amazing. The beer is nice and cold and the food is... More 

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Thank classymoose
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We traveled straight from the airport into the center so we're absolutely starving. When we saw pizza we thought it was an easy bet. Both ordered pizza with chips to share. In fairness, one pizza would do two people with side. But we were so hungry! Service was fast, pizzas were warm and clearly freshly made. Pizza quality was great,... More 

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Thank Beth S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damrak 31, 1012 LJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 0945

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centrum

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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.
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