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Shiva Indian Restaurant

Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 8713
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter chicken” (21 reviews)
“naan” (22 reviews)
“curries” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great meal in Shiva during Kings Day weekend 2018. Seven of us ordered various dishes and side dishes. The food was really good and served within 25 minutes. After we paid the bill the Owner came back to the table and highlighted...More

Thank Leighton T
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I booked here in advance as I knew my friend was going to propose to his girlfriend in the evening and I mentioned that in the booking. The staff congratulated our friends on the engagement and provided great service throughout. The food was lovely and...More

Thank Luke E
Reviewed 11 April 2018

As a Indian restaurant this is fine. The dishes on the menu are fairly standard and the food is ok. Service is good without being special

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Friend of mine is celiac so we thought this was a perfect choice. Service was very good. Food was very nicely presented it and very good. Except couple of items it was all gluten free! Definitely worth recommending!

Thank Rafal P
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We found this restaurant whilst walking round the city and decided to book for dinner later that evening. We were not disappointed.A really excellent meal with top class service. The head waiter told us the restaurant had been open for many years and clearly had...More

Thank MINDLE22
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

It was Sunday and only a few table occupied. Food was great and selection of dishes ok The decoration is a bit dull but genuine taste ok portion A nice experience and affordable

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I chanced on this place as it was around the corner from the cinema and I wanted a meal before the film started. I ordered the veg menu which was basically a veg Thali plus a small starter portion of an incredibly bland pumpkin soup....More

Thank Karenbaumann
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I have been there with some of my friends who have never visited an indian restaurant before. They were really happy afterwards - the food was great, the sauces spicy and the staff was very nice. I had Lamb Vindaloo, which was really spice (as...More

Thank DaxCurzon
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Happened upon Shiva on a rainy evening and ended up having a wonderful meal. Lovely atmosphere. Attentive staff. A delectable shrimp curry dinner. My only regret was that my stay wasn't longer so I could return for another meal.

Thank ThePenguinGuy
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Tried this place tonight which was just around the corner from our hotel where we are staying. Not overly hungry, but the food looked good so ordered samosa for entree, and then a lamb vindaloo and chicken tandoori for mains. The dishes were full of...More

Thank pdockers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 8713
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