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La Rive

Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 520 3264
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (13 reviews)
“wagyu” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

To celebrate my birthday I was taken to la rive for dinner. A restaurant I have wanted to visit for many years and finally I was given the opportunity, I was not disappointed. From beginning to end the evening was perfect. Every part of the...More

Thank NLPP_11
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. What a perfect way to celebrate your birthday! It fills us with joy to learn that your have enjoyed your dinner from the beginning until the end. We are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had an excellent dinner at La Rive at end October when we were visting Amsterdam for the first time. We made a booking via email the day before. It was very on a Monday evening and most of the tables were...More

Thank raymondgwee
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Raymond, First of all, thank you kindly for sharing your excellent experience with us. It is a pleasure to learn that you and your wife have enjoyed the 5-course tasting menu so much. We are more than happy that you have received exceptional service...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off, it’s not inexpensive. But for a splurge this place is hard to beat. The service (greeted at the entry to the hotel) is unparalleled in my view. Team based and incredibly knowledgeable of the menu, the wines and the venue. I’ve not had...More

Thank surfingexec2001
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing such an incredible experience with us. It fills us with joy to learn that the service you have received was the best in your life and that your 6-course dinner was so spectacular in look and taste....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An intimate birthday dinner for two at La Rive is a joy for the eye, the mouth, the ear, the nose and all other senses. We selected the tasting menus: Droite and Gauche and pairing wine arrangements. It means we had six courses fish meat...More

1  Thank maasssie
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for writing such a loving review. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed a six-course tasting menu, including excellent wines and amazing service of our La Rive team. Thank you for the great compliments and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for the first time yesterday evening. It was a Monday, but the restaurant was busy, with a pleasant atmosphere. The staff, and I mean all the staff, were excellent. Helpful. Knowledgeable. Very professional. We decided to have the 7 course taster menu. It...More

2  Thank Taylor158
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your pleasant experience with us. It fills us with joy to learn that you have enjoyed an excellent 7-course dinner, accompanied by great wines and professional service. We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Everything about this experience can be summed with the word 'fancy'. We ordered the five course meal, which took about 3 hours to eat and came with a complimentary appetizer. Each course is really small but added all together, it was quite filling. Everything was...More

Thank Kaylee D
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. It is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed our very fresh 5-course dinner and the friendly service of our team. Since we strive for the best, we will take your feedback into...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner went here for having dinner, fisrt of all was lovely. We took the 7 courses include wines and extra €€ for wagyu beef! For begin we start having champagne. It was perfect timing till we got the next food to ate!...More

Thank Empi J
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us via Tripadvisor. We are more than happy to learn that you have had a lovely 7-course dinner at restaurant La Rive. It is regrettable to learn that your expectations were not completely met...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We chose La Rive for a special anniversary dinner, and it couldn't have been better. It was very romantic and quiet. The view looked out right onto the canal. Attentive staff presented course after course of elegant, gorgeous cuisine. It looked like artwork on a...More

Thank Webster7522
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear guest, We would like to extend our most sincere gratitude for taking the time to share your experience with us. We feel very happy by your great words and are truly delighted to read that your anniversary dinner could not be better. We look...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Superb is how I would rate this 'Michelin starred' restaurant! The atmosphere was elegant. The service was outstanding and the chef recommended dinner and the wine list was over the top. What a privilege to have dined here.More

Thank Edward C
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Edward, Thank you so much for your loving words about restaurant La Rive. Your compliments fill us with joy and will definitely be shared with the team. Thank you for visiting restaurant La Rive, we look forward to welcome you back in the near...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful night in Amsterdam with great company, food, wine and service. Go the whole hog and do the degustation. You won't be sorry.More

Thank Donna G
Anita B, General Manager at La Rive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Donna, Thank you so much for sharing your excellent experience with us. We are more than happy to learn that you enjoyed a beautiful night in Amsterdam with great company, food, wine and service; our pleasure. Till we meet again at restaurant La Rive....More

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Anniewrigh
11 May 2017|
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Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Credit cards are accepted & it's well worth the price.
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Kim T
5 March 2017|
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Response from poppiesbrother | Reviewed this property |
I think smart causal is ok. We were in trousers and shirts but I also saw some people in jeans and shirts. The menu changes often but usually there are two menus and we were allowed to mix the menu if we wanted
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gskantzaris
22 December 2016|
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Response from Anita B | Property representative |
Dear Georgios, Thank you for your reply. I apologise for the fact we didn't reply on your criticism about the restaurant. I will definitely pass your comment to our architect. We try to create the best atmosphere around and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$77
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Binnenstad
  • Neighbourhood: Binnenstad
  • Phone Number: +31 20 520 3264
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Description
Dine in style overlooking the Amstel river at restaurant La Rive. Culinary excellence and extraordinary hospitality makes restaurant La Rive a class of its own.
Under the inspired culinary leadership of Chef de Cuisine Roger Rassin, Maitre Ronald Opten and Sommelier Ted Bunnik, every guest is assured of a culinary experience. La Rive is a member of the culinary restaurant association Alliance Gastronomique. The exceptional wine expertise of our three sommeliers in combination with the creativity of our kitchen contribute to a unique and unforgettable dining experience.
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