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Van Baerlestraat 51, 1071 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 673 6222
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
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“entrecote” (5 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
All hours
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Van Baerlestraat 51, 1071 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our experience here. Starter was delicious, brilliant presentation. Main was cooked to our liking and fresh and hot. Dessert extra special. The three course meal was great value and quality to match. Would come again and recommend.

Thank Daniel338
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is on Van Baerlestraat, very close to museums. We stopped in for lunch. My husband ordered the burger and I had the chicken salad. The burger was good and the salad was very good. There is indoor and outdoor service.

Thank SuzyQ62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A vibrant French-inflected restaurant close to the museums and the Concertgebouw. Dinner was excellent, service attentive, and food imaginative and well-prepared. It was a lovely evening out in Amsterdam.

Thank jskncChapelHill_NC
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My friend and I had lunch here and we were both extremely happy. She had the hamburger (which has fried egg! and comes with a salad, fries, and potato salad) and I got the croque Madame, which was just incredible (they even wrote "Madame" in...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Bouf, is great before a concert (be sure to reserve), small outside area, inside seating is comfortable with good atmosphere. Service good and friendly. An omelette, salad, or sandwich make an ideal lunch. Happy to be back and recommend.

Thank RDCononver
Reviewed 16 April 2017

good food when it arrived but beware if busy - far too slow to order and for food to arrive - place could not cope with full house

Thank sanssodonovan
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stopped in for coffee and cake after visiting a museum. Very few patrons at 3 pm. Our surly waitress was annoyed that we were there. I asked her a question about a "butter cake with almond paste" and she sneered as she told me...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Should have booked at 6.30 to be in time for concert at 8.15 as the service was slow. Only had time for one course which was very good. Would love to have time to return and eat at leisure. The staff were welcoming and friendly

Thank Clare2553
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch one afternoon, with no idea what to expect. The dining area was bright, comfortable and welcoming. The oven - baked sandwiches were excellent, and the coffee as well.

Thank Erin F
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We were looking for a restaurant near Museumplein as we went to the Van Gogh Museum on Friday evening. Bouf is a nice place to have dinner, food is good, service is okay (dinner was not served simultaneously), overall a bit too expensive. However one...More

Thank Roel V
Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part
of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh
Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed
museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you
need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the
Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark,
the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand
connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Baerlestraat 51, 1071 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
  • Neighbourhood: Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 673 6222
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