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Ciel Bleu Restaurant

Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura Amsterdam, 1072 LB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 678 7111
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura Amsterdam, 1072 LB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great restaurant, top quality food, Michelin star prices with ok service levels by staff wearing rather large suits. Fantastic menu and beautiful views over Amsterdam. Minus, please remember to acknowledge repeat visitorsMore

Thank D6995FUedwardb
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Ciel Bleu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear D6995FUedwardb, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am happy to read about your positive feedback regarding the quality of the food and the menu. We are always trying to exceed the expectations of our guests. Therefore, I will make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food well presented. Would hv preferred some noise damping... cos some customers were speaking loudly.

Thank MKh00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent dishes and service. The level of excellence, in my opinion, meets the two-star Michelin standard in terms of food quality, presentation, and service. I can't comment on the sommelier since I din't pair the courses with wine -- the price tag of 300 EUR...More

Thank WayneRSam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place knows how to make you feel special, this is one of the most expensive and exclusive restaurants in Amsterdam but they make you feel like home, they cater to you and your mood, so is not only about the price but the meal...More

Thank Murktravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

23 stories up at the Okura Hotel gives an amazing view of Amsterdam and as we relaxed with a glass of champagne we had a stream of people telling us about the menu, discussing wines and feeding us delicious bites. The atmosphere was relaxed and...More

Thank Charles E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first two star Michelin restaurant. Such a nice service and tasty food. A real fine dinner. Great wines too! A lot of new tastes made by their chef. Chill place with an amazing view.

Thank Daniel Adrian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the five course dinner with wine pairing and it was the most wonderful meal we had anywhere. Expensive at 750 euro for us two, but worth every penny. Excellent service & amazing view fo the city.More

Thank Joseph F
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Ciel Bleu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Joseph F, Thank you for your recent visit at Ciel Bleu Restaurant and for taking the time and efforts to review us via TripAdvisor. I am delighted to read about your experience, rating Ciel Bleu as excellent and most wonderful meal. Hopefully we have...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

With Ciel Bleu, Okura is literally and figuratively at a lonely height in the culinary landscape. Miniscule appetizers that are not only pleasing to the eye but act as neutron bombs to activate the taste buds in a palette of tastes that have never been...More

Thank LorenzodaUsseira
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Everybody knows that hanging out in the kitchen while cooking is going on is much more fun than staying in the living room. It becomes a star experience at the Ciel Bleu. The chef's table is of marble, translucent with lights inside, a very handsome...More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a Michelin-starred restaurant opened on Monday and geez, we weren’t disappointed by our experience. Amazing food with a very knowledgeable staff. We have 2 signature dishes (langoustines as an appetizer) and the Japanese A5 wagyu as a main course as well...More

Thank karinemarc74
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Emma B
5 March 2018|
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Response from rialoha | Reviewed this property |
We were there in December. They have multiple options. There were per person prices for two varieties of the set menu, and there were also price packages for two persons with wine package. We spent around 600 euros for... More
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Layla B
28 February 2018|
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Response from Pim_Holland | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a nice and cosy bar at 23 rd floor just near The main restaurant Ciel bleu.
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Tony R | Reviewed this property |
They do. I know because I too am celiac. Most of the food is gluten free but let them know and they will substitute any dishes that are not if you go with the tasting menu. If you suspect anything might have gluten, ask... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$87 - US$111
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura Amsterdam, 1072 LB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Pijp
  • Neighbourhood: De Pijp
  • Phone Number: +31 20 678 7111
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Description
One of Amsterdam's most remarkable restaurants, situated on the 23rd floor of Hotel Okura Amsterdam, the Ciel Bleu Restaurant has been awarded two Michelin stars and, much like the adjacent Twenty Third Bar, offers a stunning panoramic view of Amsterdam's city centre. This breathtaking vista and the luxurious design, together with the personal hospitality, all combine to create a unique atmosphere. The Ciel Bleu Restaurant's ambitious kitchen staff serve an international cuisine, prepared with seasonal products and characterised by its innovation. The Sommelier's professionalism and close cooperation with Executive Chef and Manager Onno Kokmeijer results in a perfect harmony between wine and food. The Ciel Bleu Restaurant also offers three luxurious private areas: the Starlight Room, the Salon Panoramique, and the Chef's Table in the restaurant's kitchen.
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