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Arena

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Dutch, European, Bar, Pub, Central European
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's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 694 7444
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Paris, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Special place to eat. Beautiful, quiet and delicious. Super nice people, quick service and good prices.

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1 Thank Nafsikagk
Great Abaco Island
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We tend not to eat in hotels but made an exception in this case and were not disappointed. The menu is pretty standard but the quality of the servings was very good.

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1 Thank Johnsie30
Helsinki
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113 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The restaurant has quite worn look and since the hotel is not located near the old town you need to leave the hotel area anyways so you find way better quality restaurants from the old town or dinner cruises. The value for money is not good here.

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Thank Marko H
Derry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I loved the decor in the restaurant and it had a lovely chilled atmosphere. There were plenty of staff on hand who were very friendly. I ordered the salmon which was delicious, and my boyfriend ordered the burger and was happy with his. It's not very cheap but it's good food. Very quick service also.

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Thank Eimear M
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying at Arena Hotel, and decided to eat here on our first day.... This was a bad decision. It took four waiters and two chefs, more than 45 minuts to serve a quite original burger with French fries for the price of 14,50 Euro.... After eating the burger we waited for ONE hour for a cheese platter with... More 

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1 Thank Poul W
Pokolbin, Australia
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196 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Food was good. Service was OK. We were with friends so it was nice to have a quiet restaurant to talk.

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Thank Judy L
Oslo, Norway
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Not a lot to choose between when you want to eat something without gluten. It was ok, but not not much food.

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Thank MCMG_13
Dundee, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 May 2016

we both had the burger and fries pure beef served on wooden board cooked to order very tasty fine snack before we on our travels

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Thank rosaline f
Pasadena, California
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Choices range from light salads to satisfying burgers decent vegetarian choices. Nice atmosphere for drinks.. Music not too loud so you can chat

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Thank Monieblue
Isle of Thanet, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We tried nachos, sandwiches and also the burgers here during our stay and they are cooked/prepared FANTASTICLY!!!!! well worth spending a night here having some food

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Thank SJH150

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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
Dutch, European, Bar, Pub, Central European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 694 7444

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