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De Oesterbar

Leidseplein 10, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 2988
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“dover sole” (14 reviews)
“oysters” (50 reviews)
“crab” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Dutch, Seafood, European
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Leidseplein 10, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had been to Amsterdam for business previously and ate here and enjoyed my meal so much that I wanted to return with my family. We had the oysters, crab, dover sole and linguine with clams. Everything was fresh and delicious and the service was...More

Thank Tinagibson1
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

After an evening at the museum we wanted to have oysters but some restaurants were so busy. On the way to De Oesterbar I called for a reservation. They had availability. A table next to the window. The lady of this restaurant is always very...More

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant with my sister and brother in law for dinner. We should have realised how awful it was going to be in that the place was only about 20% full. Our first courses were good, but of the four main courses...More

Thank rpwh
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Unsure what has happened to this place but it was a place I would come to with business colleagues often. After a recent dinner there I won’t be going back. Food was good - not terrific - service was awful.

Thank WallywalsK
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

If you knew the Oesterbar in the past, don’t go reminiscing now!!! What a letdown. Once full of interesting people having a good time and enjoying their food. Still the same interior, but that is all that remained. Bad service, 4 guests only. Oysters and...More

1  Thank angelinotification
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Was in AMS for a conference andlooking for a good, not too touristy place. Here I found a good choice of Oysters, fish. Really attentative but not disturbing service. Will see me again

Thank Kudrun
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Always stop at the Oesterbar when in Amsterdam, but we’re surprised when we arrived that it was almost empty, so it’s under new management, food was tasty but presentation wasn’t good at all, our group had 6 languages between the 5 of us and we...More

1  Thank hallf
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Went there with my wife on New Year’s Eve, restaurant was full but they couldn’t handle the business. The food was OK but nothing to talk about, my wife had Dover sole but was served with a pot of olive oil not beurre blanc sauce...More

1  Thank Robmoore1973
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Will never advice anyone to go there. Restaurant staff were fighting during our stay. A man who I suppose is a manager were shouting on bartender insulting him right next to our table for good 10 minutes, first in Arabic, then in English, then waitresses...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Had a half dozen fine de claire oysters and now I know what real oysters should look like :) Presented on a mound of crushed ice they came to me, served by a very charming waitress, aling with bread, butter and salty crisps, as well...More

Thank Rutgerek
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Dutch, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leidseplein 10, 1017 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighbourhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 20 623 2988
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