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La Rive

Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 520 3264
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (48 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There aren’t that many places which can suprise your tongue. This is one of them though. I was invited to a private dining room where we had dinner with 12 people. The build up of the whole food and wine experience was really something. They...More

Thank ArjenGlas
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Arjen, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your extraordinary experience with restaurant La Rive. We are truly delighted to read that you have enjoyed your dinner in combination with accompanying wines in our private dining room so much. The fact that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is in the very gorgeous InterContinental hotel. You go down the stairs and are seated directly next to the canal. The view is fantastic and the atmosphere in the restaurant great. The service was fantastic, they all were nice and down to earth...More

Thank andreafromgermany
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Andreas, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your perfect experience with restaurant La Rive. We are truly delighted to read that you have enjoyed our delicious 5 course menu so much. The fact that our team did their utmost best to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

La Rive is expensive but well worth it - really top quality food, great service and a lovely location overlooking the river. Our best meal in Amsterdam.More

Thank 880lindam
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, We would like to thank you so much for sharing your wonderful experience with restaurant La Rive. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed the top quality food and the great service so much. It is also...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous tasting menu and wine pairing. We had the left side or six course menu. Everything we tried was exceptional. Not too much food that we feel t bloated afterward but just enough to leave us completely satisfied. Expensive but worth it.More

Thank Harcapster
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your perfect experience with restaurant La Rive. We are truly delighted to read that you have enjoyed our fabulous tasting menu and wine pairing so much. We look forward to meet you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited La Rive since quite some time ago. The a bit stiff and old fashioned interiour were still the same. The staff was very friendly and helpfull, not a negative word about them. The dishes were also okay. However the a la carte prices...More

Thank 617mariusd
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Marius, First of all, thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with restaurant La Rive. It is regrettable to note that we could not fulfil your expectations. Therefore we would like to apologize. We strive for perfection, so we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was excellent, the food was stellar and the wine pairings were amazing! Highly recommend! If you make a reservation early enough, try to get a seat along the windows. The view is breathtaking.More

Thank Cynthia J
Jan-Paul K, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cynthia, We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your evening in our restaurant so much and your great compliments fill us with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very classic interior and nice over looking view of the river from the table. The staffs were attentive and kind. Out waiter brought the perfect wine to my taste. The food was impeccable! The seafood was very fresh and cooked perfect.More

Thank Newtripadviser
Rob T, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your perfect experience with restaurant La Rive. We are truly delighted to read that you have enjoyed the food in combination with excellent wines so much. The fact that our team did...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Such a beautiful interior and a classical atmosphere in this place. I had a fantastic dinner here.The menu offers a modern french cuisine. Food is simply delicious and you can find easily your favorite dish. Beautiful wine collection also. Must try when in Amsterdam!More

Thank la_femme_gourmade
Rob T, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for taking the time to share your amazing experience with us. We are pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your fantastic dinner and the beautiful wine collection in the classical atmosphere...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place, beautiful people...and beau..no, great pigeon!!! Quite extensive winelist, also structured by character. Some of the wines a bit pricy vrs market price.More

Thank 2moonseven
Rob T, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Sir, Dear Madam, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your amazing experience with restaurant La Rive. We are truly delighted to read that you have enjoyed our great pigeon and our extensive wine list so much. We look forward to meet...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Was amazing dinner which we enjoyed our trip. Service fast , lovely decor , friendly atmosphere, good recommendations from waitress.. I recommendMore

Thank Suzzi_533
Rob T, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Suzzi, We would like to thank you so much for sharing your wonderful experience with restaurant La Rive. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed your amazing dinner and the fast and friendly service of our team so much. We...More

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Li Z
3 June 2018|
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Response from jjstives | Reviewed this property |
This is not a place to bring young children. There is nothing for them to do and you will embarrass yourself and others if the child disturbs others. There is no kids menu and the length of time you might want to spend there... More
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Anniewrigh
10 May 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted & it's well worth the price.
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Kim T
4 March 2017|
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Response from sandy s | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes, there is indeed a dress code, this is a Michelin restaurant. Yes to a jacket for men but no tie, ladies elegant casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$74
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 22:00
Monday
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 520 3264
  • E-mail
Description
Dine in style overlooking the Amstel river at restaurant La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality makes restaurant La Rive a class of its own. Under the inspired culinary leadership of Chef de Cuisine Roger Rassin, Maitre Ronald Opten and Sommelier Ted Bunnik, every guest is assured of a culinary experience. La Rive is a member of the culinary restaurant association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers in combination with the creativity of our kitchen contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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