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Metropolitan

Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 330 1955
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (26 reviews)
“ice cream” (52 reviews)
“mini pancakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A paradise for chocoholics and not only. The best ice creams, the best stroopwafles, the best poffertjes,the best cookies, the best chocolate of Amsterdam. In every season of the year it’s always a good idea come to visit Metropolitan , near Dam square.

Thank gioses
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wauw! Thank you for the lovely words Gioses. We’re glowing..

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Stumbled upon this place and stopped for a quick bite of something sweet. It was not overly busy or loud at that time. The waffle with melted chocolate was amazing and the brownie pie was to die for. I loved reading all the gelato flavors...More

Thank Meredith H
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for this amaing review. We hope to welcome you again in the spring!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, lots to choose from, friendly staff. Can’t be ignored if you have a sweet tooth and you’re bored of pancake houses

Thank Danny J
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this nice review! What a lovely words about our shop. Hopefully we will see you again sometimes and make your sweet tooth happy! Kind regards, Metropolitan team

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Wow! As soon as you walk into this place there is an overwhelming smell of chocolate. They do everything! Stroop waffles, dutch pancakes, waffles etc.. The mini pancakes were amazing, you have the choice of homemade nutella, white or dark chocolate and then the toppings....More

Thank ebonyjameskent
Kees R, Eigenaar at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting our shop! We're glad to hear you had a nice time and enjoyed our freshly made products. Feel free to stop by anytime for a nice hot beverage to warm you up or a nice pastry to fill your...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Passed by the metropolitan while hanging out for a quick dessert and chose to have a fruit stick dipped in white chocolate... the staff gave me fruit stick dipped in dark chocolate. When i reminded her that my order was white and not dark her...More

Thank EZ_Leb
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

First of all, thank you for your review. Second, we are really sad to hear about your experience. Of course their can be a misunderstanding, but this shoudn't result in wrong behaviour. We hope you got your right fruitstick and that their wasn't a further...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

We happened upon the Metropolitan in Amsterdam and I couldn't help but spurge. They offer typical dutch waffles, pancakes, poffriches in addition to amazing gelato and international pastries. I loved my cannoli, Gin Tonic sorbet, coffee, and Dutch apple pie. Good luck with self control...More

Thank Katie G
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

haha thank you for this review! We always hope that people lose their self-control in the store ;) It's nice to hear such wonderfull words about our products and store. That always makes us happy. We hope to welcome you again in the future and...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place, it is unique and has a great variety of healthy options, as well as lots of delicious sweet options. Will definitely return!More

Thank Kathryn654
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you so much for this review. We always try to innovate in our products, so healthy (but still delicious) choices are one of them. It's nice to see that this is appreciated! We hope to see you soon when you return and to make...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were in a low budget but this place is worth spending some money. They have a variety of fruits and chocolates in every kind and form. Very good coffee also. Good quality and better service.

Thank Montse_depe
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you for this nice review and the lovely words! We are always happy when customers like our products and service. We hope to welcome you again in the future sometimes because our chocolate is missing you ;)

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We started at the terrace, but we got hungry. The restaurant looked quite cozy, that's why we decided to eat here. There was enough choice on the menu. We had the burrata, vegan steak, salmon burger, some truffle fries with parmezan and roasted veggie. The...More

Thank Angieee91
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Angie, Thank you for this review! The only thing is that you got the wrong store, we are Metropolitan and the restaurant where u were is Metropolitain. I know, almost the same ;) Maybe we can welcome you in Metropolitan one time and you...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this pastry room and couldn't resist going inside! The fruit is so fresh as well as all their pastries. It is reasonable price and is so delicious. They also do have a very good breakfast deal.

Thank Websteremily
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for this lovely review! Were glaid that you liked our chocolate-breakfast. Always nice to hear such kind words. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

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Response from Kees R | Property representative |
Hi! We do! We take all creditcards with a chip. Swiping is unfortunately not (yet) working! Thanks and hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB 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 20 330 1955
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Description
Metropolitan: chocolate heaven in the heart of Amsterdam Since 2009, our family-owned business offers the best chocolate of the world, exceptional flavours of gelato and fresh Italian coffee. Master pastry chef and chocolatier Kees Raat, writer of the award-winning book ‘Ice Time’, prepares irresistible creations from honest, organic ingredients. Chocolate ‘from bean to bar’, brownies, mud cake, hot chocolate, macarons, praline and merenques. Hard to choose? Indulge in an ice tasting or chocolate tasting (including sniffing of cocoa!). From chocolate breakfast to dessert: open from 9 am – 10 pm.
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