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Il Primo Ristorante

Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 331 9370
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was excellent as was the food .. highly recommend ... wish we had found sooner in our trip. Away from the crowds, very quite atmosphere.

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a chance on this joint even though a little concerned it looked from the outside like it could be a “tomato sauce” joint But once inside the vibe was great and service good Waiter steered us away from the pizza which was helpful because...More

Thank MaKelly71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The overall experience was ruined as we waited 40 mins for our starters, and 1.5 hours for our mains. Certain staff members were rude, dismissive, and never apologetic about the huge wait. The food was very average. Any of the other very similar Italian restaurants...More

Thank Palanf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our pizza Quattro Formaggio. Very tasty topping with a lot of delicious cheese and a crunchy crust. Our food was served within 15 minutes and the staff are very friendly.

Thank Irena70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped at this restaurant for lunch this week and we were totally charmed by the wonderful and attentive service, as well as the delicious pasta meal and the graciously offered limoncello at the end of the meal. All in all a...More

Thank Marek_Jana
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The atmosphere and surroundings were inviting so we went in for a meal for the two of us. The service was very good and attentive so the expectations for the level of food were high. I ordered Tricolore which was very good but my husband...More

Thank Corinne R
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The pastas was really tasty! Nice location, and kind staff! We recommend this restaurant! Thank you very much!

1  Thank Róbert P
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best pizzas I have ever tasted! Highly recommend the pizza with parma ham and ruccola it was so good! Shame I couldn’t finish it all

Thank Ragnheiður G
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

First night in Amsterdam and what a find?! The restaurant is perfect, the staff are impeccable and the food is amazing! If we can’t find anywhere to top this little gem, we’ll be back every night!!

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Just happened to drop by this great place. Authentic italian restaurant with good atmosfere, good service and great food. Prices are very reasonable and location is good. Staff is kind and attentive. Food is authentic italian with lots of taste, garlic and herbs. Absolutely recommendable.

Thank Mai H
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Dave C
24 August 2016|
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Response from CJ678 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to be served around 5 pm but we were a party of 6.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 331 9370
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Il Primo Restaurant at the Reguliersdwarsstraat in Amsterdam has a good , simple Italian cuisine. This restaurant is popular with both locals and tourists. Here you can enjoy all the goodies that Italian cuisine has to offer. The Italian chef makes dishes from the finest fresh ingredients so that the pure Italian flavor able to come forward. They are fresh, healthy and delicious food at affordable prices. Given its location close to Rembrandt Square and the Leidseplein Il Primo lends itself perfectly to a dinner for a visit to the cinema . For the shoppers among us are the Leidsestraat and Kalverstraat on your doorstep . At Il Primo you can every day for lunch and dinner from 12:00 pm . It is a perfect place for a simple or elaborate dinner at a central location in the heart of Amsterdam .
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