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Wilde Zwijnen

#151 of 3,051 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Dutch, European
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Javaplein 23, 1095 CJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 463 3043
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Today
18:00 - 22:15
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:15
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We came in for the four course surprise dinner last night. We had red snapper, followed by wild boar meat balls with a garlic and cream broth, then beef chump with amazing vegetables and then finally bread and butter pudding. It was so good we couldn't leave without booking a table for lunch today and unsurprisingly we opted for the... More 

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Thank Mark C
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to dinner here while visiting friends that live nearby. Was totally blown away and the talent of chefs and the food we got. Definitely need a reservation on the weekend. Would highly recommend the tasting menu. Loved the food and wine, would recommend if you're looking for great food in a fun atmosphere

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Thank AMJ222
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wilde Zwijnen offers dishes which are a little different from other restaurants which is great. The food is very tasty, nice wines to match and good & relaxed service.

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Thank Art992013
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We loved it! We had confit de canard, beetrootsalad, filet and mussels. All very good. Good service and nice ambiance.

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Colorado
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127 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

My wife and I enjoyed Wilde Zwijnen on a wet Sunday night in November. The dining room is comfortable, pretty large and filled with tables that seem to be made from reclaimed wood. They write your name on the table that has been set aside for you. It's a nice touch. We seemed to be the only non-Dutch in the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The food was great, the atmosphere nice and the wine tasted very good. Although it is quiet expensive it is worth your money. Great restaurant! Liked the detail that they wrote your names with chalk on the table :)

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Thank SiemAmsterdam
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The restaurant wilde zwijnen is an outstanding restaurant. Good tasty food Nice ambiance, friendly staff Make a reservation in advance to make sure you can get a table

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent dinner, delicious wine and great atmosphere. We really enjoyed out evening here. A bit expensive but otherwise highly recommended.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I went to Wilde Zwijnen with two friends. We had a great time. I opted for the three course surprise dinner. All three courses were tasty. Portion sizes are average on the smaller side. Good for me, since I wasn't too hungry. Service is good, they explain each course and leave you to it. All in all, I had a... More 

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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Very very tasty dinner . Possibly the tastiest steak I have eaten. Around £95 for 2 courses , aperitifs and a good bottle of red . Nice ambience .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:15
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:15
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:15
Thursday
18:00 - 22:15
Friday
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Javaplein 23, 1095 CJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 463 3043

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?