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Purna Indian Restaurant

Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After watching the very sweaty, harassed and over-worked waiter wipe his brow multiple times with the same tea towel that he was polishing/dusting off plates before serving/presenting dishes to customers I decided not to stay-too risky for me.Food maybe very good but not a place...More

1  Thank mike_sizeland
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Popped in on a Friday night and lucky to get a table as it is small and looked to be popular with tourists and locals. Food was good quality, plenty of spices and good value compared to some other local establishments. Clearly a family run...More

Thank Greg82013
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Really fancied an Indian so popped in here. Friendly atmosphere, friendly and attentive waitress. Ordered a few sides and one tikka masala between two which was all really tasty however on two occasions we found hair in two different dishes!!! We were shocked but food...More

Thank FeeCartwright
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

High quality Indian food and friendly service! This small tucked away Indian restaurant is worth a visit! I had the Chicken Vindaloo which was very tastefully! Great cheese Nan and amazing Raita!

Thank Jørgen J
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We, three friends, ate dinner twice at Purna and liked it very much. Food was delicious with great hospitality. Highly recommended for non vegetarian food options.

Thank mr_navdeep
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

It's the heart warning service and authentic food that makes you feel like home. We are just strolling around, saw this place and decided to give it a try. We ended up going there three nights straight. Highly recommend their chicken tandoori, and the house...More

Thank Venice T
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Myself and my 3 friends visited this restaurant after finding it close by on Google maps. It was empty when we got there which we were surprised about as the food and the staff were lovely ! We ordered 2 chicken kormas and 1 chicken...More

Thank Bethanyc4305
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Like it very much. A small family restaurant with a very nice menu. The service was very nice and willing to help. Crowded all the time with a very nice atmosphere. Reasonable prices. Totally recommend.

Thank Frajle
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The service was very nice and the food was excellent! Would go again. Typically indian food. Tasts homemade.

Thank maolaS
Reviewed 12 October 2016

As we had left the "oh no, not spicy food"-kids at home we decided to go for Indian during otur Amsterdam weekend. The restaurant is tiny (It can only serve about 14 people at a time) and at least on weekends very busy so a...More

Thank Uppsalabo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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telephone: 020-623-67-72
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