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Restaurant Bonjour

#533 of 3,053 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Keizersgracht 770, 1017 EB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 6040
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17:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Hanoi
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hi French Food Lovers, I was there today with my mum and it was fantastic. We ordered fish of the day and a tournedos with sauce roquefort. Before the dishes arrived, they bring us some warm bread and homemade butter with some ail and persil in it. Then I felt already that's a nice start. Then the dishes came. The... More 

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Thank POLOHN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious and nice restaurant with very calm and beautiful atmosphere and friendly personal !!!

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Grimbergen, Belgium
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Went back after one year and the chef still recognized me. Always nice! I chose a glass of white wine while going through the menu. Went for the filet pure or ossenhaas with a glass of red. This is actually enough because you always get toasted bread with garlic butter. This resulted in a bill of 32,50 Euro. The difference... More 

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Manchester, UK
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A cosy restaurant offering quality food which was great value. Our steaks were terrific. The staff were really friendly too and if the weather is good, there is a nice outdoor seating area.

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Buderim, Australia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We fell upon this little gem almost by accident as it is just off a main road. The food was absolutely delicious and our waitress a delight. It doesn't look much from outside but inside it is very inviting and intimate. As for the price, amazing for the quality. I had goats cheese with honey (yum), veal medallions with Roquefort... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Bonjour Restaurant has a great value set menu and the food is delicious. You can dine indoors or outdoors.

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Schwyz, Switzerland
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This restaurant is not quiet in the Centrum of Amsterdam but in a walkable distance. The food is really good, the have three-plate course for EUR 21.50, a friendly service and if the weather is nice you can sight outside next to the grachten...

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Luanda, Angola
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We landed there by chance, liked the terrasse, looked at the menu and decided to give it a try. My daughter liked the large salad with goat cheese. I had the salmon which was really average, no real taste giving you the desire to come back. The crème brûlée was nice, well done. Fast and smiling service.

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Thank Laurent M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We were recommended to come here by a friend who lives locally, and it was a very welcome change from the more tourist oriented places we had frequented around the Leidseplein. This is a fine French restaurant and given the standard of food and atmosphere the prices are very reasonable - especially if you have the three course theatre menu.... More 

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Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Enjoyed dinner twice at Restaurant Bonjour while in Amsterdam in May! Delicious, relaxing, terrific service!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$26
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Keizersgracht 770, 1017 EB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 626 6040
Description
Open since 1972, Bistro Bonjour French restaurant has an outdoor terrace overlooking the lovely Keizersgracht canal. Set around halfway between Waterlooplein and the Rijksmuseum, the restaurant's central location makes it a popular spot with tourists visiting the local area. Magere Brug - a typically Dutch wooden bridge - is also just around the corner. The menu is a celebration of traditional French cuisine and changes seasonally. Appetisers include steamed mussels, fried frog's legs and French onion soup. Mains are based on fish and meat, though there are vegetarian options, including a dish of the day. The desserts are also just as mouthwatering: chocolate mousse, crêpe flambée and crème brulée are just some of the options. To wash it all down, there is a good selection of French wines. In the evenings Bistro Bonjour is lit by candlelight - a very romantic way to enjoy a meal out in Amsterdam.

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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