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De Silveren Spiegel

Kattengat 4-6 | Centrum, 1012 SZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 6589
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CUISINES
Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Kattengat 4-6 | Centrum, 1012 SZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is in a lovely old building and the decor and furniture all create a beautiful ambience. We sat upstairs and ate by candle light, which was incredibly romantic. The four-course tasting menu was really good - all Dutch flavours, beautifully cooked and presented....More

1  Thank ClaireofDelft
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear ClaireofDelft, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Being from New York and a foodie I have very high expectations when it comes to fine dining...the experience was one of the best I have ever had in any country. Our waiter and som were both super knowledgeable about the cuisine and wine and...More

1  Thank onlythetruth23
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear onlythetruth23,, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very posh and delicious restaurant in central Amsterdam, highly recommended. Traditional Dutch ingredients reimagined as creative yet familiar tastes. Elegant, refined. The building dates from 1640’s and is tilting quite a bit. The wine list and suggested wine pairings are a treat. There are suggestions...More

2  Thank PotatoMasher
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear PotatoMasher, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our Chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was superb as well as the service. What a cultural experience when it comes to food art and a culmination of flavors that burst in your mouth. It was the best I ever had after traveling for the past 42 yrs. Definitely would...More

1  Thank salsakingjr
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear salsakingj, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mine and my husbands favourite place to eat! Highly recommend to all, friendly staff and a warm atmosphere!More

1  Thank sandrazootsonlel
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Sandrazootsonlel, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was the most perfect dinner. Starting from the decoration of the restaurant and tables up to the service (attentive but not intrusive) the food (fresh and very good, beautifully presented) to the wines. We celebrated my husbandry birthday, so it was a special occasion...More

1  Thank Claudia M
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Claudia M, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose this restaurant as the TA reports looked good and it was near to our hotel, there was no need to have had any worries as the food, ambiance and service levels were tremendous. We had a slight issue with the bill, but that was...More

1  Thank Steve5839
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Steve5839, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative Dutch...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived almost an hour early. The antient house in the quiet side street looked warm and promising. Inside we were greeted by the hostess and shown to a table under an oval silver mirror. The table was set in an artistic way. The plates,...More

1  Thank Helge J
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Helge J, We very much appreciates the fact that you took time to share your most recent experience in restaurant de Silveren Spiegel with us. First of all, we would like to thank you for the beautiful words of praise which makes us more...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined there in December 2017, and had an incredible good experience. Service was attentive and polite. When we booked I mentioned that my wife is vegetarian. All dishes were prepared for her to enjoy everything the Chef could offer. We took the 4 course...More

1  Thank Yaron B
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Yaron B, Thank you so much for your nice review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit in de Silveren Spiegel restaurant. Our chef Yves van der Hoff is responsible for the culinary works of art and for the creative...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

This restaurant is situated in a lovely old building and inside has plenty of character and atmosphere. The tables are well placed and the service very good. We had the 6 course tasting menu with wines, at a very reasonable price. The wines were very...More

1  Thank AstroKeith
Jim H H, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear AstroKeith, Thank you for sharing your de Silveren Spiegel experience on TripAdvisor. We are very pleased that you found your 6 course meal perfect and delicious, and that you received exceptional service. Our team take great pride in what they do and we will...More

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Yanni G
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Response from RWT10 | Reviewed this property |
Only had the 4 course plus 2 bottles of wine with 4 people figure 100 Euro per person
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Jim F
3 July 2017|
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I booked on the restaurant website with no problems.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$98 - US$122
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kattengat 4-6 | Centrum, 1012 SZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 6589
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Description
Elegance, tradition and hospitality are the core traits of one of Amsterdam’s finest restaurants, de Silveren Spiegel (the Silver Mirror). The restaurant dates from the Dutch Golden Age, the 17th century, so you can experience the ambiance of this time period. Breathtaking surroundings and a lovely diner. Private rooms for special occasions, parties or business meetings available.

AT THIS MOMENT THE RESTAURANT IS CLOSED FOR EXTENDED RENOVATIONS.
WE ARE HAPPY TO WELCOME YOU AGAIN IN THE SPRING OF 2017.
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