We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Bordewijk

#435 of 3,173 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Jordaan
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Noordermarkt 7, 1015 MV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 3899
Website
Today
18:30 - 22:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

179 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 110: English reviews
Southsea
Level Contributor
28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went last night to Borderwijk again as we regularly do for the last 20 years. It is a superb restaurant. It does not seem to have a Michelin star. I don't know why not but it has nothing to do with the quality of the food. We have been to many Michelin restaurants, and Borderwijk food is comparable and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Aldert V
Heemstede, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
518 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bordewijk is a real classic for us, been there for as long as I can remember and still serving great food. The deco is a bit outdated but the service, food and atmosphere are just great. We had a great time. Make sure to reserve well in advance !

Helpful?
Thank MvdK01
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Since 2000 we visit Bordewijk whenever there is something to celebrate, like our birthday or the start of a holiday. We appreciate the constant quality and enjoy the different tastes and surpisingly combinations of really good meat, fish, vegetables and sauces. Together with the wines, desserts and cheese it is a true treat. Here food still tastes like food. Every... More 

Helpful?
Thank MeiLien123
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Brilliant meal for myself and eleven friends. Food was excellent with really good service. Lovely pace to the meal.

Helpful?
Thank Mkwmkw13
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

When we arrived we noticed they didn't have a Menu in English, the chef (who we suspect is the owner) came out personally to explain to us all the options on the taster Menú! The food was excellent, specially the prawns and the desert cheeses! Recommended diner in a great local setting.

Helpful?
Thank SantiagoDTK
UK
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We were tipped off about this restaurant because it is so unpretentious from the outside that you would not anticipate such good cooking. We had the taster menu and every course was perfectly cooked. This included scallops and fish - always a good indication of the chef's skills. The service was rapid and friendly but not rushed. This was the... More 

Helpful?
Thank D H
Rainford, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had the 4 course set menu. Everything was delicious. The House wine was good too.Fabulous un-rushed service. Considering the quality, it was good value

Helpful?
Thank Helen P
dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

It is a must for us to visit Bordewijk whenever in Amsterdam. The food is very good and it is a treat to have such a choice of cheese from a cheese trolley with a great glass of outstanding Port. Something that you don't see very often. The service if flawless, good selection of wines. Looking forward to our next... More 

Helpful?
Thank ulrickeh
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

In 1988 I lived next door and eating here was a treat. After almost 30 years little has changed (maybe the chairs). Food is still very good and the service very friendly. If you are looking for traditional high end French food this is the place. Also enjoy the Noordermarkt.

Helpful?
Thank Viking1012
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

One of the cities all time favourites and hidden gems. Classic dishes sometimes with a twist - really worth at least one visit and then more ...

Helpful?
Thank jellemir

Travellers who viewed Bordewijk also viewed

Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
 

Been to Bordewijk? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Noordermarkt 7, 1015 MV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighbourhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 3899

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Bordewijk and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Bordewijk staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Jordaan

Neighbourhood Profile
Jordaan
One of Amsterdam’s most preferred outdoor markets and some of the city’s favorite watering holes are but two of the many reasons to save ample time for a stroll through this especially convivial warren of narrow streets with its unfair share of quirky shops and quality galleries. Historically a haven for the working class and emigrants, these days the Jordaan is better known as an enclave for artists and designers. As popular as the Jordaan is as a destination for locals and out-of-towners alike, the area never feels particularly touristy or overrun with outsiders. A highlight even for long-time Jordaan residents, be sure to accept any invitation to step within one of the area’s beloved courtyards or to have a sneak peek inside one of its many working studios.
Explore this neighbourhood