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Manneken Pis Amsterdam

#236 of 3,180 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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Damrak 41, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 638 4568
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
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Cairo, Egypt
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

It is not that i am a blind crowd follower but when you see this ridiculously long line of people standing infant of this small fried potatoes joint, i knew that i had to try it, and it is really good with a crazy range of dipping sauces ..... Note: the large size cone is too big for regular humans... More 

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Thank amr s
Luxembourg
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188 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It will definitely be a lots of Calories but You have to try it. It will definitely bring you back to your childhood, therefore make sure You have Your own bag and You don't have to share it with anybody otherwise you will have a fight to the last piece. Fries are big and juicy inside and still crunchy on... More 

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Thank FT1973
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fries are big in Amsterdam. And of all the ones we tries, these were the best. We also tried several of the dipping sauces and the best was the fritte sauce which is pretty much a slightly sweet mayonnaise. The fries are hot and crispy and well worth any line. So yum.

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Thank Teresa B
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It always has long queue and seems a popular place. Not sure if it is because the slogan they advocate "best frier in AMS" I tried after long wait and it was not bad. Chips well fried and they really give you enough sauce. The question is are they really the best? Chips are chips you may not feel too... More 

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Thank Gerry W
Reseda, CA
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105 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Good but nothing great. First of all, we were walking by, saw a long line and signage that they were the best in Holland so decided we needed to give it a try. The line moves pretty quickly if you must try it but I would skip it and try something else especially if you don't want to wait. They... More 

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Thank Katherine P
Bath, United Kingdom
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495 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

These are very good chips though not quite as good as those that you can get in Belgium, the range of sauces is very wide and the chip sizes are very generous.

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Thank CTricity
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The absolute best fries! Truffle Sauce is perfect will definitely have again great service out of tarter sauce and cocktail sauce😕. Truffle sauce did not disappoint

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Thank Kelly G
St. Augustine, Florida
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fresh fries in a cone, be aware lines can be long but do move pretty fast. Try the special sauces available (at an extra charge but most are worth it). Great little snack option when walking around this amazing City, especially if you are headed for the shopping or sights. Well located opposite Centraal Station on Damrak Street.

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Thank SCGEastender
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194 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have tried fries at every corner of Amsterdam but this one close to central station on the Damrak street is the best fries in Amsterdam with amazing varieties of sauces. Their fries sizes are good so keep in mind while buying from here and it's not very expensive at all. You have options for spicy sauces if you wish.... More 

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Thank siddhant k
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4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Suggested by our tourist guide. Long queue but the service is fast. Kind of big portion (for me) but it is worth your mone; crunchy not soggy fries, with variety of sauces to be chosen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Dutch, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damrak 41, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Centrum
  • Neighbourhood: Centrum
  • Phone Number: +31 20 638 4568

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Staying in Centrum

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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe. Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring hardly more than a moment’s stroll away. With the well-connected Centraal Station as Centrum’s base, it's easy to travel farther afield via one of the city’s iconic trams.
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