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De Balie

Kleine Gartmanplantsoen 10 | Grachtengordel: East, 1017 RR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 553 5130
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Nice dinner

This venue is a theater with a bar and small restaurant set up in the lobby area. Tables very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frequentraveler13
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USA
via mobile
The Cafe is fantastic!

I normally regularly go to Cafe de Jaren in Amsterdam but on my last visit whilst buying my mum the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jassimalk
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London
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Kleine Gartmanplantsoen 10 | Grachtengordel: East, 1017 RR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This venue is a theater with a bar and small restaurant set up in the lobby area. Tables very tightly packed. Food was quite tasty. Staff was friendly. Large selection of tap beer and other libations available.

Thank frequentraveler13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I normally regularly go to Cafe de Jaren in Amsterdam but on my last visit whilst buying my mum the new iPhone6S for her birthday from the neighbouring Apple Store I stumbled across the cafe at De Balie. It is outstanding and the coffee and...More

Thank jassimalk
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We decided to eat in the restaurant before the film, and what a good choice that turned out to be. The staff were attentive and more knowledgable than I would have expected on gluten free prep of the food and the wine choices, how robustly...More

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

What we enjoyed here, is that you can take your time and relax a moment. We ordered drinks and then had no rush to leave again soon. There are enough tables. The menu looked also very nice.

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We sat in the corner always good seats with the view towards the bar. I had a ginger hot water and they also gave a slice of red pepper which gave a very nice spicy taste, my first ;-) What's also nice is that they...More

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 19 December 2016

De Balie is my cafe on the Leidse Plein, before i go to cinema or theatre. For a drink, but also for a nice meal. In De Balie is also a cinema, a theatre, and a place for discussions.

Thank DirkVermeulen_13
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

i attended a talk in de balie, i loved the atmosphere. in addition to cultural events there is also a very nice cafe. i recommend the place if you are spending sometime in amsterdam

Thank Aya E
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely breakfast here consisting of scrambled eggs, toast with jam and butter, a croissant, tea and a delicious yogurt with fresh fruit and granola. No complaints, friendly staff, nice building. A perfect start to the day.

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went for a early dinner on a Sunday evening - and deeply regretted it afterwards - stomach ache for days afterwards. Ordered what should have been a kind of Thai Chicken Soup - what arrived at the table was a small bowl with bean...More

Thank Azurduyvive
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely place where you can relax or have business talks in a Dutch atmosphere where the staff takes good care of you and suggest the best international food and wine (I had a surprisingly good German wine!). Highly recommended

Thank natasha c
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