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Wibautstraat 150, 1091 GR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 261 2100
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07:00 - 01:00
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Sun 08:00 - 01:00
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Fri 07:00 - 04:00
Sat 08:00 - 04:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here three times, the terrace was closed twice, and when it was open, it was instantly flooded with people. The food is great though. Staff were also accommodating to lactose intolerant and celiac disease suffering guest. Based on the 7th story in the Volkshotel.

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Thank W B
Reykjavik, Iceland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Nice scene, but the evening was let down by terrible service and average food. It was as if everything was going in slow motion - drinks took ages, starter came after 45min, followed by main another 1 1/4hr later. No apologies from staff, who could only offer that it was very busy (implying that it was of course natural that... More 

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1 Thank David R
Alex v, Public Relations Manager at Canvas, responded to this review

We're sorry that you had this bad experience, David. Of course, service should be quick and friendly and food should be good. We'll take your feedback back to our team straight away, so we can improve things. Thanks for sharing your honest opinion. More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Friends managed to book a last-minute table for our group of 8. Music was funky throughout dinner and then the beats were turned up by the DJ as the tables were removed to create a dance floor. Would definitely recommend if you're up for a fun night out and experience some cool scenic views of nighttime Amstedam.

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Thank Roland B
Level Contributor
27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Canvas is located on the top floor of the Volkshotel, which is super quirky and hip but not in an obnoxious way. Limited menu but the food was very good and timely. Their drink special was absolutely delicious. Atmosphere is very fun. We went in winter but I'm excited to visit again when its a bit warmer and all the... More 

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Thank Mérida M
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We were there for Christmas so had special Christmas menu's which were oysters and deer steak. Oysters were so so but the deer steak was really great! Also had breakfast here because we stayed at the hotel and that was fully loaded with many options and tasty coffee.

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Thank Hayang Y
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The menu is not so big, every dish is carefully prepared to look nice to eyes and taste great. It's a nice place where you can go just to have a couple of drinks with a nice view of the city.

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Thank Federico S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was there on a quiet night. Great to reflect on what was a short trip to Amsterdam. Great that it is quiet, prices of food and drinks reasonable

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Thank EugeneYong
Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Hop on one of the metro lines or on the tram and take a walk - it's worth it, I promise. We visited it to have some beer while watching the sunset. The views were stunning! We had a nice surprise as we expected a bar on hotel's rooftop to be rather expensive but we ended up drinking the cheapest... More 

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Thank Aleksandra P
Madrid, Spain
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I went there with my fiancé last Saturday evening. We wanted to have some cocktails and sat on a table. As soon as we sat one of the staff removed the table without even acknowledging us or letting us what was going on....We obviously grabbed our staff and left to Bar Bukowski where the real party was happening!

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Thank Z7893TSmariac
Alex M, Public Relations Manager at Canvas, responded to this review

Dear Z7893TSmariac, We're disappointed you had such a bad evening. We would like to thank you nonetheless for giving valuable feedback, obviously this is not the way we want you to experience Canvas and we want to improve, this message will help us in doing so. With regards to the removal of the table, this is customary for us on... More 

Friedrichsdorf, Germany
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We came to Canvas with a group of colleagues and partnes for a relaxed and not-too-much-business dinner during IBC 2016. What a great choice! We had an amazing three-course menu: meat, fish and vegetarian, all in excellent quality and in a variation that made everyone happy. Vegetable like blue potatoes, romanesco or chick pea purree to share were also a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Dutch, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 04:00
Saturday
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wibautstraat 150, 1091 GR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 261 2100

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