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De Prael Proeflokaal & Brouwerij

$$ - $$$, , European
Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 408 4470
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brew pub” (6 reviews)
“craft beer” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place bit of a search to find but really worth it. Fantastic beers and food. Really friendly and pretty staff.Food is very good too especially the chilli dogs.Would think it's busy at night but the afternoon is just right.

Thank jeff t
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I came here after a suggestion by our guide from Sandeman's free walking tour and was not disappointed. They have a varied selection of craft beer, and the food is great! Service is kind and fast. Prices were not high at all. I recommend this...More

Thank Karla T
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Had heard good things about De Prael and was not disappointed. Had one of their good brewed-on-premises beers and a really nice spinach salad. The bar was bigger than I anticipated and would be suitable for groups. Staff were helpful and friendly. Prices very reasonable

Thank Pericoloso
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A lovely (and surprisingly large) bar and brewery hiding in a side street of the red light district, it took me a few minutes to locate the premises. Note that there are actually two premises one around the corner from the other. One is the...More

Thank TheBeerTraveller
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Although this brewpub is in the very center of Amsterdam which is absolutely full of tourists this place wasn’t that crowded. They had some nice brews available, not that many but tasty ones. Only cash accepted (at least at that time). A bit inattentive service...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The staff- and three people came round- know Nothing about beer- that is they could answer no questions about the hops being used in the different beers. We were in the bar only, but surely you would expect people working there having an interest in...More

Thank Jørgen Hartvig J
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This great little place is tucked away and not obvious to find - but well worth it if you do. A great range of beers from the De Prael Brouwerij along with bar snacks / nibbles available. A really good vibe and the place is...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

It took us a good 20 minutes to get any of the servers' attention. Another 15 minutes to come back with a menu. Fairly quick with the first beer and taking our food order, but then close to an hour getting the food. Unbelievable, the...More

Thank BJCamada
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Came here with my wife for dinner. Overall the burger was great and I reallt enjoyed the bitterballen. Despite being right next to the coffee shops and red light district, it was calm and tranquil which was nice. What let them down was the fact...More

Thank Gianfranco M
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We were told about this great bar at a local restaurant and we were not disappointed. really friendly staff and again the Bittenballen was fab as well as the other food we tried. Great for craft ales!

Thank beannie500
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudezijds Armsteeg 26, 1012 GP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 408 4470
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