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La Rive

Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 520 3264
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (45 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday

On our last night in Amsterdam, we booked a table at La Rive. After being escorted to the restaurant by hotel personnel, we were shown to our table overlooking the Amstel River. The pace of the entire evening was extremely relaxed, maybe almost too relaxed...More

Thank hfritzinger
Reviewed 5 days ago

La Rive deserves its star returned. We have dined at other Michelin starred restaurants that do not equal this experience. Dine here for sublime food and a gorgeous setting.

Thank Akhnaton
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband chose to make ONE dinner reservation for our 3 week vacation and basically failed to realize that he had committed us to a tasting menu. Well, it turned out to be one of the best dining experiences of our lives. We loved that...More

Thank passportwilltravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La rive is incredible, awsome decor and and a really nice place to eat, I had the salmon and was incredible, really attention e staff and really enjoyed the experienceMore

Thank southerntez
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for sharing your incredible experience with us. We are more than happy to learn that you have enjoyed your evening with us so much. Your loving words will definitely be shared with team La Rive. Thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finest hotel in Amsterdam. one of the finest restaurants. unmatched view, outstanding service. working on another Mich starMore

Thank nealdc
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Neal, Thank you so much for sharing your 'wow' experience with Restaurant La Rive. We are pleased to learn that you rate us as one of the finest restaurants with unmatched view and outstanding service. It was our pleasure to serve you and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at La Rive is spectacularly good and the service sets a standard beyond compare. They are both friendly and professional in perfect measure.More

Thank Kathy Z
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kathy, Thank you so much for sharing your incredible experience with us. We are more than happy to learn that you have enjoyed your evening with us so much. The fact that our food was spectacularly good and our service beyond standards makes us...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

My parents, my wife and I went here as a special dinner at the end of a nice trip to Europe and it did not disappoint. The service was fantastic; very attentive, great pacing and consistent in procedure. Very European which made the meal more...More

2  Thank ern34
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you so much for sharing such a detailed review about your perfect dinner in restaurant La Rive. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your evening, including attentive service, incredible food and an excellent atmosphere so much. We...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

This restaurant has some nice wings to it: - Sit in the 'outside' area and enjoy all the boats crossing the canal - Go to the wine-room and enjoy the awesome wines in combination with some great food. Ask for advice on what wines to...More

1  Thank Dennis W
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Dennis, Thank you kindly for sharing your interesting observations with restaurant La Rive. We are more than happy to learn that you have enjoyed your evening with us so much. Our Sommelier is indeed always happy to advice you on our excellent wines. We...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

Anniversary dinner with my wife. First of all I would like to say that the people/person who took the Michelin star away are completely wrong. My wife and I went for a 6 course dinner with the matching wine and truly enjoyed every single moment....More

1  Thank thomashF7036GC
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Dear Thomas, Thank you kindly for sharing your perfect experience with us. First of all, we would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for your loving words.This is very much appreciated by our La Rive Team. Furthermore, it fills us with joy that you...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Both the food and the service were first class and the river view helps with the atmosphere. I was there with my nephew and everyone was so nice to him.More

Thank ArmannJ70
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Dear Armann, Thank you very much for sharing your amazing words with us. We are more than happy to learn that you have had a first class experience in terms of food, service and view. The fact that you and your nephew have had such...More

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Anniewrigh
11 May 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted & it's well worth the price.
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Kim T
5 March 2017|
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Response from poppiesbrother | Reviewed this property |
I think smart causal is ok. We were in trousers and shirts but I also saw some people in jeans and shirts. The menu changes often but usually there are two menus and we were allowed to mix the menu if we wanted
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gskantzaris
22 December 2016|
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Response from Anita B | Property representative |
Dear Georgios, Thank you for your reply. I apologise for the fact we didn't reply on your criticism about the restaurant. I will definitely pass your comment to our architect. We try to create the best atmosphere around and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$76
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 20 520 3264
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Description
Dine in style overlooking the Amstel river at restaurant La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality makes restaurant La Rive a class of its own.
Under the inspired culinary leadership of Chef de Cuisine Roger Rassin, Maitre Ronald Opten and Sommelier Ted Bunnik, every guest is assured of a culinary experience. La Rive is a member of the culinary restaurant association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers in combination with the creativity of our kitchen contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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