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Shiva Indian Restaurant

Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 8713
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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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 1 week ago

I went with several people and we had the chance to share several dishes all of which were good. We asked for several "spicy" and it was just right. The mouth had a nice slow burn going was not painful or degrading to taste. I...More

Thank jfd118
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is very mid core compared to others that I have visited in Amsterdam. Very limited options for vegetarians.

Thank Aneri S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we visit Amsterdam yearly for a trade show IBC, and as a part of the week, we always visit Shiva, which is in Rembrandtplein, near many good bars and pubs of the square. The restaurant itself is small only seats around 50 people, so...More

Thank Dipeshmak
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The owner arranged for something to be cooked off menu for me. our mixed veggie starter was delicious.

Thank Artemisia61
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Amsterdam last week. And as promised by my husband, he took me to this place. We decided this place after reading the previous reviews. The quantity wasn't much as mentioned in the review. We asked the waitress and she she said the...More

Thank usha_upadhyaya
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Staying at the HN Schiller hotel, only a few blocks away from the restaurant. We were craving some Indian food so decided to give it a try. We were promptly seated, with a choice of indoor or outdoor seating. Area not that inviting after dark...More

Thank Digby_Scallops
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with speedy service! Ordered chicken biryani and chicken korma, lovely creamy sauce and tasty biryani! Staff were very polite and willing to help when a drink order went slightly wrong. Would definitely recommend this as a place to visit in Amsterdam. Reasonable prices...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I came here with a group for leisure. Service was great and the food was delicious. Excellent value for money.

Thank Ahappyvisitor2015
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Standard Indian restaurant and the quality was very decent. We arrived minutes before closing and they were very happy to accommodate our group of 6. Great service. Recommended.

Thank WJF2013
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great food! Friendly staff. They were here 20 years ago, actually 28 years under the same owner/chef. Delicious food. I will return on my next visit to Amsterdam. Great location.

Thank MarquisDebrolo
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
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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