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Arena

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's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 694 7444
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Helsinki
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112 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant has quite worn look and since the hotel is not located near the old town you need to leave the hotel area anyways so you find way better quality restaurants from the old town or dinner cruises. The value for money is not good here.

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Thank Marko H
Derry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the decor in the restaurant and it had a lovely chilled atmosphere. There were plenty of staff on hand who were very friendly. I ordered the salmon which was delicious, and my boyfriend ordered the burger and was happy with his. It's not very cheap but it's good food. Very quick service also.

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Thank Eimear M
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying at Arena Hotel, and decided to eat here on our first day.... This was a bad decision. It took four waiters and two chefs, more than 45 minuts to serve a quite original burger with French fries for the price of 14,50 Euro.... After eating the burger we waited for ONE hour for a cheese platter with... More 

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Thank Poul W
Pokolbin, Australia
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175 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Food was good. Service was OK. We were with friends so it was nice to have a quiet restaurant to talk.

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Thank Judy L
Oslo, Norway
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Not a lot to choose between when you want to eat something without gluten. It was ok, but not not much food.

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Thank MCMG_13
Dundee, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

we both had the burger and fries pure beef served on wooden board cooked to order very tasty fine snack before we on our travels

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Thank rosaline f
Pasadena, California
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Choices range from light salads to satisfying burgers decent vegetarian choices. Nice atmosphere for drinks.. Music not too loud so you can chat

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Thank Monieblue
Isle of Thanet, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

We tried nachos, sandwiches and also the burgers here during our stay and they are cooked/prepared FANTASTICLY!!!!! well worth spending a night here having some food

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Thank SJH150
Dunboyne, Ireland
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

The bar food really was tasty, not a huge range but really good food. and great atmosphere. The prices weren't too bad either. Now, the coffee they served was really good.

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Thank Denise D
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We had only just arrived in Amsterdam and couldnt be happier with our choice of hotel.we had lovely afternoon here sitting on the terrace having a few drinks . The sevice and the snacks were excellent. Really recommend this place.

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Thank Michael C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, European, Central European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 694 7444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?