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Restaurant Johannes

Herengracht 413, 1017 BP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 9503
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Herengracht 413, 1017 BP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We opted for the 5-course tasting menu with wine pairings. A good choice when it came to the quality and taste of the food as well as the wine pairings. Food and wine wise the evening was really nice. However, the evening itself turned out...More

Thank Johan A
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

If you are willing to take a small chance on the menu, this is one of the best culinary adventures you will ever have. You order wine, water and drinks...and then advise the staff what you don't like/can't eat...and if you prefer a 4,5, or...More

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Johannes413, Manager at Restaurant Johannes, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Joel, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your visit at Restaurant Johannes. It was a pleasure having you and we hope to see you in the future again. Kind regards, Sander Krijns Restaurant Johannes

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat down for the 5 course meal with wine matching and all i can say is wow! Just wow! Each meals out shone the preceeding dish every step of the way. It was an incredible culinary experience having the surprise menu also. The sommelier...More

Thank Ra88iT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely dinner. Enjoyed everything but the purees on every dish seemed redundant. Everything was fresh and well prepared otherwise with excellent service. The wine pairing was outstanding.

Thank happyertraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our surprise tasting menu for our last dinner in Amsterdam tonight! Exciting and innovative and wonderful tastes of many dishes we would not usually order. Let go and let the chef and staff take care of you. Kudos to Hotel Ambassade down the...More

Thank Sheafive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had dinner here almost a year ago - and brought my wife here for dinner last night. Lovely location on one of the canals. For some reason there were not many people in last night - odd - as the food here is fantastic...More

Thank Carla239
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for fine dining in Amsterdam, look no further. We opted for the six course meal, the food was exceptional, as was the service. One particular course, Johannes version of 'surf and turf' was to die for. I thoroughly recommend to anyone looking...More

Thank Damonjameseastoll
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Booked a reservation to the restaurant for my friend's birthday. We went for the seven course meal. The staff were amazing and well versed on all of the courses, the wine was spectacular and the courses themselves and the quirky surprises were definitely entertaining. I...More

Thank DJFauxFox
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Loved this place, great food with an excellent wine pairing. Fine dining in all aspects, except for the price. Friendly and correct staff with a great sense of humor, made our evening memorable.

Thank AnnaPancake
Johannes413, Manager at Restaurant Johannes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Anna, Thank you for the lovely review about your visit. Our service en kitchen staff appreciate it. Hope to welcome you back. Kind regards, Sander Krijns Restaurant Johannes

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

A delightful restaurant whose stylish frontage and table candles flickering in the fading light caught the eye within the impressive facades of Herengraght. Once inside we were greeted by friendly staff keen to make this a special occasion. The cuisine is first class and there...More

Thank Jon L
Johannes413, Manager at Restaurant Johannes, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Jon L, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about your visit at restaurant Johannes. Good to hear you noticed the restaurant at the Herengracht. Hope to welcome you back another time. Kind regards, Sander Krijns Restaurant Johannes

Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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14 June 2016|
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Response from Olejakob | Reviewed this property |
they serve on or two set menus (evenings).
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26 July 2015|
Response from Helen H |
The restaurant is open 7 days a week from 18:00 until 22:30
22 July 2015|
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Response from Lili1012 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, DEFINITELY, make reservations as we saw couples being turned away and the restaurant is fairly small. We had our hotel make our reservations and that might have been why we got THE best table in the house...the window... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herengracht 413, 1017 BP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 9503
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