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De 2 Grieken

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Prinsenstraat 20, 1015 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 5317
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You should visit this greek restaurant. We had souvlaki and arnaki. Very good meat and nice atmosphere

Thank Marianne R
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our selections at this small and authentic restaurant were eggplant salad, spinach and goat cheese pie, pork in a spicy sauce, veal in tomato sauce with shallots (sofrito), and a carafe of house red. All choices were very good, and the sofrito was outstanding. A slice of Greece in Amsterdam.

Thank TheWanderingJoe
Exeter, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little restaurant with lovely food. We had a sharing plate of various Greek delicacies and then the lamb with garlic was outstanding. The chef and waitress were just lovely. We were the only people there which was a pity but it was early in the season.

Thank livvyrobins
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Maria does the cooking ... most of the time ... and i like it ... it s a Griek tavern ... dont expect luxury ... it s a cool place , the food is very good , and you ll feel like in Creta ... i m into meat balls ( the one maria does ) into dolma... into pikilia... More 

Thank clark j
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great cooking, good service and lovely atmosphere! Good for children as well. The baklava is made in the restaurant and tastes wonderful!

Thank Dahlborg
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Honest food for honest prices! If you are a vegetarian than you are completely satisfied with the vegetarian Pikilia, the greek salad and the extra spanakopirotika! As if you are in Crete!

Thank _m_oelderik
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I have been coming here since 1997, that is whenever we come to Amsterdam. The food is always delicious and we look forward to our next visit in November. All the food is excellent, the mixed platter is very satisfying. If you enjoy Greek food, it's well worth a visit and it's also on a lovely street... More 

Thank Nigel B
Epsom, United Kingdom
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223 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

It was a recommendation from a nearby bar. The owner was very helpful and attentive. The food was really good and the price was excellent value. Would eat here again without reservation.

Thank 186Steve
County Dublin, Ireland
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We found the place by chance, very late for dinner and they accepted to serve us anyway while so many restaurants in the area were closing and refusing customers. So very grateful for that. Service was ok, food quality very nice.

Thank Nicolas V
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

It was a delightful visit in a tasteful, welcoming restaurant. The food was excellent, the treatment was warm, kind and satisfying, gives the feeling of a home, and the price was definitely reasonable.

Thank Yigal T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prinsenstraat 20, 1015 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 5317

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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