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Dragon City

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Neighbourhood:
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Damstraat 18, 1012 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 623 1529
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a oriental food restaurant, suitable for those who want a traditional oriental food. the price is also affordable compare with the other restaurant surrounding.

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1 Thank txren85
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found here while looking for a reasonable priced Chinese meal. Was not disappointed. Food was well priced and tasted great. Only criticism spring rolls were not much bigger than the mini spring rolls, still tasted good though. Ginger tea to finish was really good.

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Amsterdam
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was terrible and the restaurant was understaffed. The chicken was spungey and not crispy at all

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Thank mirazavala
London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped into this restaurant while we were in the city centre. The menu looked good. It is a really nice restaurant. Service was good and fast. Friendly too. The food was tasty and filling. The prices are reasonable and the location is great. I would definitely recommend it.

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Thank Nick A
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is simple, tasty food place, so deserves such review. Great sweet and sour chicken soup, good size for cca. 11 Eur and good location close to Dam square, tourist could not ask for more. But if I was on a look for a great great soup, I would say I had better thus 4 stars. Recommended.

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Thank Amir B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I am sure there are better restaurants in Amsterdam, Chinese even like the FuLu Mandarijn around the corner on Rokin BUT the service at Dragon City is very friendly and the food is excellent value. It is great to find a restaurant in such a touristy area that provides fresh tasty food at such value. Whilst the kids loved the... More 

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Thank Micbiel70
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

There were quite a few Chinese people eating in here which is always a good sign. The prawn toast was exceptionally good. We opted for the tourist menu to keep the cost down as everything in Amsterdam restaurants is so darn expensive. The food was good enough although I suspect if we had splashed out and stayed off the tourist... More 

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Thank Matthew H
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Love the food and prices are reasonable for city centre. There are a couple of other Chinese restaurants on damstraaat that we tried but Dragon City is the best

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Thank abfree
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We always visit dragon city when we come to Dam.. it's had an amazing facelift of recent and looks gorgeous - but the food is AMAZIN. Some of the best Chinese food I've ever had

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Thank w1llyoung
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Okey, so me and my friend went to this restaurant because we did not know what kind of food to eat. We were welcomed and placed in the front, kind of could but she did it to attract customers so it was fine, we let her do it (and it really became successfull i tell ya) I chose the tourist... More 

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Thank Terje E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$32
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damstraat 18, 1012 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 623 1529

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

Staying in Red Light District (De Wallen)

Neighbourhood Profile
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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