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#240 of 2,996 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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amstel 2, 1017 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 423 3681
12:00 - 23:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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339 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 299 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a very decent Spagetti Cacio e Pepe washed down with a fine good value Gavi, only gripe is they don't have Grissini, in my opinion is a must in Italy restaurants !

Thank 977mike
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a private room with some 20 people. Very good Italian food and excellent service. Friendly people and good dinner.

Thank André en Anita d
Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my third time and food is always good, atmosphere great and service fine. Great, simple and tasty dishes. Had a good bottle of wine too. A place to feel good and talk.

Thank EPeterBass
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my wife and a friend for dinner; the restaurant is in a cool space on the second level of a building by the canal, with excellent views. My wife and I both had parpadelle with boar ragout, and our friend had a risotto that they made for him on request (vs the one on the menu). Both dishes... More 

Thank Andrew S
Trophy Club
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Incanto is a quaint restaurant with excellent food and a small but excellent selection of wines. It is a restaurant that works well for a smaller business setting but also for couples and friends.

Thank Klaus S
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is not your regular Italian restaurant. Some dishes are un-italian complicated, like the poached egg with caviar and parmesan sauce and some are regular like the pappardelle con ragu. But the quality is always remarkable! For instance the pasta had exactly the right structure. The service is sometimes a bit chaotic with various languages, but to me that just... More 

Thank MartinA-NL
Bradford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We booked on line .... should have gone and looked, so our fault really! Supposedly a special place but we didnt think much if it. No menu presented to us until we had ordered drinks so felt awkward about leaving at that point. Portions very small. Food not great. I've had a lot better for a lot less. Won't be... More 

Thank Mark B
Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Fresh pasta and fish, warm room with a canal view. Located on the second and third floor overlooking the canal-good service and food.

Thank sam12399
Pittsburgh PA
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Located up a steep flight or two of stairs. Promptly greeted and seated. Fantastic view of the canal / water. All of our servers were very attentive. Our food was good, not great but very good. We would go back.

Thank jcrummie
La Tour-de-Treme, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect restaurant with excellent food and the waiters are the best ! We will come back! It is a very cosy restaurant with a beautiful view on the illuminated streets of Amsterdam !

Thank Julie S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$57 - US$143
Italian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: amstel 2, 1017 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 423 3681

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

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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