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Divan

#848 of 3,136 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Jordaan
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Elandsgracht 14, 1016 TV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 8239
Today
17:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice little Turkish restaurant off the Keizergracht. We had the mixed mezes and every dish was lovely (although I could have lived without the beans). Wine was nice too. They don't take visa debit cards but thankfully we had enough cash. If we were staying another few days, we'd go back.

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Thank gibbsgirls
Scotland
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47 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the vegetarian mezze and it was completely delicious. Very gentle, efficient service with a nice mix of music to chill you out. All in all, excellent.

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Thank Stenhouse_1
Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

After many years I feel I have to write a review. Comming back again and again and again... Usually for the best messes, but also for bigger plates. ALWAYS extremely good. Come here , with friends, famely and work. Great personal service, viditing amsterdam; a MUST ! Just try it.

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Thank roelandrutger
Larvik, Norway
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Best lamb in Amsterdam! We were 6 persons and our last meal in Amsterdam was our best!! We ate a bit early, because of our flight home, so we were the only guests and the service was great. However when we left, people were comming to eat.

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Thank Jannicke R
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My fiancé and I stayed nearby in October and were thrilled to find this family owned treasure. The food was heerlijk lekker (delicious) and the staff extremely friendly. We enjoyed going there several times during our stay and heartily recommend. Order several of the appetizers as they make a great way to sample many of the dishes. The smoky eggplant... More 

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1 Thank JanTjeerd
Muenster, Germany
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Thd place looks very nice and the staff was very friendly, BUT from one main dish you walk away hungry and the meat was really tough. For two 'appetizer' and a bottle of water we paid more 55 bugs. Never again.

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1 Thank Erkan S
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We dined there on our first day in Amsterdam. We were staying at a hotel nearby and were too tired to venture too far so I checked tripadvisor within the radius around me. It was the PERFECT everything. I made reservation by phone and just walked there to be received by the warmest friendliest waitress (maybe a co-owner or something)!... More 

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Thank Shahira O
Tilburg, Netherlands
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

39,95 for 10 mezes for Two. After you are still hungry. I think normal price is 20 euro. Very small portions, disappointing!

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2 Thank johan3
Treviso, Italy
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner in this nice turkish restaurant. We tried the combi apitezer and the typical lamb with cheese. Great !! The lady and the waiters are very kind. To try.

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1 Thank checconen
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

First of all, service is very friendly and helpful : we wanted to eat outside but there was no room left, so they took a little table out especially for us. Then we chose the mezze assortment and this was the best idea ever.... 10 different mezze in small portions, but totally enough for 2 people - less than 40€... More 

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1 Thank Virontherun

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elandsgracht 14, 1016 TV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighbourhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 8239

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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.
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