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Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 779 7450
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Dutch, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at Greetje twice this week. We returned there after our first dinner because I couldn't stop thinking about our wonderful meal there. The food was exquisite, especially the black cod, the pork and the veal. The wine list is not...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

First you should know that Greetje is a little hard to find. But it is a simple eight minute walk from Central Station up Prins Hendrikkade until you get to Peperstraat and it is a few yards up that street. Totally worth the tiny effort....More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

De Greetje is an absolute gem! A friend and I were in Amsterdam and wanted to try a traditional Dutch restaurant on a Saturday evening. We struggled to choose one since so many sounded either overly formal or traditional. We booked De Greetje since it...More

Thank Damon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a business meal there. Food and atmosphere were great. We ordered a bottle of 2014 Pomerol but had the chance to end up with a 2005 of the same which was a remaining stock... Talk about luck! Would definitely go again!

Thank Stephan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found Greetje on a google search. We were looking for authentic Dutch food and it did not disappoint. It’s a nicely located and cosy restaurant. We were seated at a good table with plenty of space and in a cosy corner. Each course was...More

Thank EmEfGee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On face value, Restaurant Greetje is amazing. Traditional dutch cuisine and a good value set menu allowing you to try it all. Whilst the flavors of the food are great, i left feeling quite disappointed. Upon arrival we were greeted and coats were taken, the...More

2  Thank Josh H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very attractive looking restaurant. The welcome into the restaurant was really special and courteous. Then service throughout the meal was equally good. The food was generally very good value for the quality you got. Pear and parsnip soup: absolutely delicious. Main mushroom dish: incorporating...More

Thank 106oakleyfamily
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We have tried the Deluxe Tasting Menu as I'm a gourmand, so I like to appreciate local cuisine. This restaurant was indicated by the hotel we're staying and it was really good! We've asked for the Wild Board "Greetje's Favorite" for Main Course and it...More

Thank Zara M
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We chose Greetje as it offered hearty and traditional cuisine in a welcoming and comfortable setting, some 15 minutes walk from our hotel. We were not disappointed. Our starter was a warming broth of forest mushrooms and as a main course we both chose the...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This small, traditional restaurant is to the east of the historic centre and while it may seem off the beaten track, it's barely 15 minutes' walk from Centraal Station. Amsterdam is unlikely to become famous for its gastronomy, unless among those who prefer the heavy,...More

1  Thank Baghwallah
Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$36
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peperstraat 23 | Centrum, 1011 TJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Plantage & the East
  • Neighbourhood: Plantage & the East
  • Phone Number: +31 20 779 7450
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At Restaurant Greetje you will enjoy traditional local cuisine imbued with a modern, upscale twist. Using local, eco-friendly, and organic ingredients, our menu beings to life the best of Dutch cuisine throughout the centuries. Our staff loves to look after you. They have tried every dish on the menu and can recommend their favorites while regaling you the history surrounding each offering. The restaurant is situated in a quiet and beautiful area of downtown Amsterdam, right between the Montelbaans Tower and the Nationale Maritime Museum. Our interior is cozy, with gentle lighting, hardwood floors. and wainscoting. Our tables are set with first class custom made Villeroy & Boch table ware and cutlery. If you are looking for a memorable Amsterdam experience, filled with fabulous food and drink, Restaurant Greetje is your best choice.
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