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La Perla

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Neighbourhood:
Jordaan
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Tweede Tuinwarsstraat 14, 1015 RZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 8828
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10:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:30
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined at La Perla on a Friday evening and were impressed with the food and the friendly service. La Perla seems to have two buildings across from each other: one exclusively for take-away and the other being the sit-down restaurant. Being a Friday, in May, there were certainly plenty of people about, and most appeared to be locals. This... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything was fine. We all finished our pizzas which were good. On the Prosciutto San Daniele there was a lot of ham and too little ruccola.

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Thank Nordbyhagen
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on my back from church toward the Jordaan area. I ordered the margarita pizza, pretty simply but was delicious. Service was good and fast, especially considering they make all their pizzas in a traditional wood oven. Great corner cafe atmosphere, nice music, it was great! Would come again and would recommend.

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Thank Zoe Z
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make a reservation. This is the best pizza in the city. Everyone knows it and the locals book! The staff are super friendly and will do anything they can to accommodate you but book or expect to wait (it's worth it) We are in the restaurant part, across the road the take away part which never stops having people! The... More 

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Thank James B
Chickamauga, Georgia
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for dinner, and things began well with immediate service and wine delivery. After we made our dinner order.... crickets. The promised water was not delivered and tables that had been seated 20 and 30 minutes after us received their food but we finished our bottle of wine and still no water and no food and no acknowledgement from... More 

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Thank BethNBob1991
Florida
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long day of sightseeing and waking over 10 miles, we wanted something quick and easy for dinner. We picked up a couple of pizzas at La Perla and took them back to our hotel. The pizzas had a thin crust, fresh ingredients and were delicious. They were exactly what we were looking for. It was also quick which... More 

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Thank luvsthesun13
İstanbul
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good enough for Amsterdam but not fantastic.. Service is fine and kind. Location is centric. Strong salami pizza was too spicy for me.

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Thank Canan K
Trondheim, Norway
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best pizza I ever had. I had the pizza with the strong salami. And it was amazing. The resturant was crowded, but that is just a sign of good food😀 The service was exelent!

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Miami, Florida
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found out about this place thanks to Rick Steve's and I am so glad we ate lunch here. Only a 5 minute walk from Anne Franks house. Pizza is made in a wood oven and ingredients are fresh and delicious! I had margarita and my husband had the 4 cheese pizza, both great! Food came out quick and was reasonably... More 

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Holbrook, New York
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for lunch twice in July 2016. Couldn't get in for dinner always very crowded. All I can say is AWESOME pizza, some of the best I ever had including Italy. Highly recommended to stop in for a pie either lunch or dinner. Salads are good too! Lunch time didn't seem especially busy and was able to get a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:30
Thursday
10:00 - 22:30
Friday
10:00 - 22:30
Saturday
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tweede Tuinwarsstraat 14, 1015 RZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Jordaan
  • Neighbourhood: Jordaan
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 8828
Description
In the heart of the Amsterdam neighborhood known as 'De Jordaan', there is a street popularly known as 'Little Italy'. This street owes its nickname to the relatively large amount of high standard Italian restaurants in the area. Only one of these makes pizzas: La Perla.We've built a large wood fueled brick oven, which is essential to baking a great pizza. You can take away our pizzas, or - when in the Jordaan, do as the Jordanezen do - eat in the pizzeria, have an espresso or a dessert and enjoy the lively in- and outdoor scene.

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Staying in Jordaan

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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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