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Il Primo Ristorante

) #396 of 3,267 Restaurants in Amsterdam €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza
Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 331 9370
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What could have been a pleasant evening with decent Italian food turned into an extremely disappointing experience as a result of an arrogant and rude waiter who took offense at being politely asked how long our main courses would take 1.5 hours after ordering. He...More

1  Thank Ange S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, I had the most delicious pasta carbonara I have ever had in my life, and I LIVE for pasta carbonara. My boyfriend and I both had a wonderful experience at this restaurant. Our waiter was very friendly and social. He was super...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Il Primo Ristorante for dinner on a Sunday evening after a long day of walking. The service was amazing: The waiter was friendly and super helpful - we could not really decide which meals to choose and he just came up with...More

Thank Caro S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loud music, noisy waiters. Also found hair in the food and it took 10 minutes; from we got the bill till we could pay. NOT recommended. The food was ok, but not worth it :(

Thank lovisemo
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The best of Italy in Amsterdam. Il Primo served us the most delicious spaghetti bolognese and carbonara meals we have ever tasted. Absolutely perfezionare. If this restaurant was located near where I live then I would eat here all the time. And the service was...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This Italian restaurant is great, there is a specials menu too. The food is served quite quickly and is tasty. I tried the wild boar pasta from the specials and there was a lot of well cooked wild boar in it There is some outside...More

Thank Wraxall_Travellers
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Super friendly waiters, very funny and entertaining! Good lunch options, pizza, pasta, salads. Close to flower markets, nice table on street, we watched the world go by with a beer! Good spot!

Thank EricaGJ
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Came her actually without a plan; just looking around for a nice restaurant. When looking at the menu outside, one of the waiters invited us to come in; we took his advice and were put on his nicest spot, next to the window. The waiter...More

Thank martijn3108
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We popped into this restaurant while strolling near the flower market. We are glad we did! The food was delicious and the waiters very friendly. There are lots of homemade specials. I had pasta filled with spinach and ricotta cheese and topped with sage butter...More

Thank Palmettotraveller
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Pizza, pasta and salad. Delicious! Excellent service, friendly and profecional. Relaxed athmosfere. Will come back

Thank Kaja S
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Dave C
24 August 2016|
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Response from CJ678 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to be served around 5 pm but we were a party of 6.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 331 9370
  • E-mail
Il Primo Restaurant at the Reguliersdwarsstraat in Amsterdam has a good , simple Italian cuisine. This restaurant is popular with both locals and tourists. Here you can enjoy all the goodies that Italian cuisine has to offer. The Italian chef makes dishes from the finest fresh ingredients so that the pure Italian flavor able to come forward. They are fresh, healthy and delicious food at affordable prices. Given its location close to Rembrandt Square and the Leidseplein Il Primo lends itself perfectly to a dinner for a visit to the cinema . For the shoppers among us are the Leidsestraat and Kalverstraat on your doorstep . At Il Primo you can every day for lunch and dinner from 12:00 pm . It is a perfect place for a simple or elaborate dinner at a central location in the heart of Amsterdam .
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