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Akbar Indian Restaurant

Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 15, 1017 PV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 2211
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (9 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
“rogan josh” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 15, 1017 PV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I've eaten here. The first time the food was below average, and the service poor. I came back with different people and had a feeling of deja vue. The food was average, all meals looked the same with no colour....More

Thank PeteJFraser
Sanjay P, Manager at Akbar Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I would like to response to Mr. Pete J Fraser. First of all if the first time was not good as you said why in hell did you came back ? Are you a fool or a idiot to get a average meal again. I...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were here last night, on the crazy night of Pride 2017! The food we ordered was delicious, much fresher tasting and less creamy than we're used to at our local indians. Service was good and speedy. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Julz862
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We had walked around for quite a while looking for decent vegetarian food. Came across the Akbar down a side street away from the crowds. The young man greeted us at the front door, while we checked the menu out. He was pleasant and assisted...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The food was good with alot of options the staff was very helpful and nice, the design was a little out dated

Thank Shlomi S
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

This place is like home. Love the food there. Samosa is must for starters and the nan bread is super good. Very nice setting and atmosphere plus service is excellent

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The food was yummi and delicate and the service was very good . Highly recommended! Also suits for vegetarian

Thank Sivan S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We checked out where this was the night before, and at that time it was empty, bit worrying. Anyway we went back the next night and it was quite busy. We had an excellent meal with papadums, two main courses, plain naan and a dish...More

Thank MadExpat22
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, highly recommended. Please advise if you would like to visit you MUST book in advance, at least 1 week to ensure you get a reservation. The atmosphere is amazing with a really busy vibe and ambiance.

Thank Milan V
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The food here is so good!! We got the chicken korma, chicken tikka masala and garlic naan. The waiter was very nice and the service was great!

Thank wilslisa
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This Indian is central in the Leidensplein area and is quite a large restaurant. The ambiance was good, the food was of a reasonable quality. We were not blown away. My Rogan Josh curry was extremely mild although they offered me an option of how...More

Thank Richard C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$39
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 15, 1017 PV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighbourhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 2211
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