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Restaurant Olijfje

Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 330 4444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (20 reviews)
“lamb” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed today

This is one of the few eating places near our hotel so gave it a try one night. I wasn't particularly hungry so opted for a chicken salad. The chicken was tasty but that's about all. There were so many pieces of different coloured peppers...More

Thank Sonya C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went there on a Sunday evening with all kids. Warm welcome. Starters immediately brought us to the very south. Kebabs and salads were appreciated by all, especially the lamb. We skipped the desserts, missing room in our stomachs... great espresso closing this meal. We will...More

Thank cedricglauser
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really good food and excelent price. Nice place and really nice staff. Recomend for all kind of people :)

Thank Fernanda V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked on-line and received a speedy reply. We certainly recommend making a reservation, particularly if you are in a group, as this is clearly a busy and popular place. We enjoyed our meal which was quite substantial and we thought very good value. During...More

Thank Jinty27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finding something last minute for 10 people on a Friday night in Amsterdam is a challenge. "Olijfje" made it happen : they re-arranged tables and chairs, so we could fit into an already packed restaurant. Then the magic happened : friendly staff, quick service, great...More

Thank Herman078
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to this restaurant because we read the favorable comments on this web. Actually the reviews are very good, but this restaurant is all that has been written and much more. We feel in a family atmosphere, and the food is...More

Thank anarromero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant with amazing food!Everything in this restaurant is for 5 stars!Service is excellent and we have enjoyed every moment.We'll come back !Highly recommendation

Thank Merita T
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I booked this restaurant based off reviews here. It more than lived up to the hype. For a Sunday it was very busy but service was excellent, the owner very welcoming. The food was very tasty and some nice complimentary bread and olives. If you...More

Thank weallo
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This restaurant is quite loud and is great for families, not so great for a quite romantic dinner but still nice nevertheless. The food was lovely and it came with the complimentary bread, dip and olives. The staff accidentally left our bottle of wine off...More

Thank sch8475iay
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We booked here last minute after seeing it on tripadvisor and then realising it was 2 minutes from our hotel was a result ! The service here was amazing, each and every one of the staff were warm, friendly and welcoming. The food was great,...More

Thank poppiew123
Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
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: Valkenburgerstraat 223D | 1068 Gv, 1011 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 330 4444
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