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Cafe-restaurant Hesp

#2,559 of 3,430 Restaurants in Amsterdam}
$$ - $$$, ,
Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 665 1202
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Dutch, Pub, Bar, International, European
$$ - $$$
Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great cheesecake accompanied by fantastic service, we were made to feel very welcome from the moment we walked in. Will be visiting again.

Thank Welkin G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Grand old, large brown café on the banks of the Ij river. Great beer list. Fab terrace. Noting what a recent reviewer has said about tokens for the toilet, yes it does have a sign which says that they are for customers only but when...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We stop here for a drink while walking beside the the river Amstel. It has good outside seating with quick friendly service. The inside it like a Brown pub. The restroom were clean and tidy but it seems that the waiters/waitrees are suppose to give...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Hesp was at the end of our street while we were staying in an Airbnb. It's a great location (fir us anyway!) but sitting the bar area and getting table service from the friendly staff was great! Food and wine was tasty too!

Thank Miss_Phoebe2015
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Cafe Hesp has been going for over a hundred years and sitting inside is like being a part of history. It is a large brown cafe with posters and even a glass etching on the walls. Very comfy. Great range of beers too.

Thank david n
Reviewed 21 April 2017

During last soccermatch 20-4-2017 personel was not willing to serve us any food....Half a pint for my girlfriend was not possible and they charged us 4,5 euro for some louzy peanuts.

1  Thank Gijs v
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I know that in Holland you charge money for the toilet, but I went to double check they did not leave a mess, so you should not go and clean it. Then the RUDEST person in the world start with comments against my nature country....More

Thank jimenafernandezm91
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Took a ride out here to see a childhood home of a friend. On the corner, stopped into Hesp for a beer. A very lively place, even on a weekday afternoon, lots of happy, in a good mood people enjoying their day. I loved the...More

Thank sandra n
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

During a fridaynight we decided to go here with a group of friends. We were very lucky that they still had a table for 12 persons without a reservation. They have regular dishes like burgers, chicken and carpaccio. Perfect for a meal before going out....More

Thank Aniek G
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is the ideal café: cosy decor, comfort food good beer offer and great location. It also has the café min points: a bit understaffed, can get quite noisy and the prices are a bit high for what they offer (one pays for the location...More

Thank sjrodriguez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Dutch, Pub, Bar, International, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weesperzijde 130-131 | 1091 ER, 1091 ER Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 665 1202
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30 Different beers on draugth. Wine by the glass and bottle. During the winter-time on Sundays Live-Music from 16.30 Hr. Big terrace at the Amstel river.
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