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So unexpected!

The Brown Bar as it is known locally is so unexpected!! A local friend took me there, and you have... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Must Go Pub In Amsterdam

Het Dokterje (Café t'Doctor)is in my opinion one of the must go pubs in Amsterdam and one that will... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2016
Stephen K
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21 May 2017
“So unexpected!”
18 Jan 2016
“Must Go Pub In Amsterdam ”
A noteworthy and pleasant tavern that serves beer and the popular "geneever," a local drink made of gin.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dam Square
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Brown Bar as it is known locally is so unexpected!! A local friend took me there, and you have to be a local to know the place. It is hidden behind a door and you never know whether it will be opened or not....More

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Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Het Dokterje (Café t'Doctor)is in my opinion one of the must go pubs in Amsterdam and one that will stick in your memory for a very long time.Opened in 1798 and claiming to be Amsterdam's smallest pub'this pub was founded by a surgeon who worked...More

3  Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

Really tiny place, with a collection of dusty furniture and a eccentric owner that just matches the look of the place. Lovely atmosphere for a drink and a beer. But be warned, the barman will want to talk to you:-)

Thank sirjoe676
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Het Doktertje (Cafe t'Doktor) is one of the best pubs in Amsterdam.Tiny little place full of character and very very old (openened 1798) the place is dusty a bird cage is hanging above bar and has about a 100 years dust on it.The man behind...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 7 February 2013

Tiny bar crammed with dusty rubbish, playing background jazz. The barman helped us choose genevers. Pleasingly weird

Thank Derek_Law
Reviewed 16 September 2011

I don't mind the dust and cobwebs on the walls, chandeliers and ceiling, but having dirty glasses is unacceptable. Not to mention the unfriendly service. This place is in the heart of the city and should be welcoming to all visitors, not just the locals.

1  Thank kennithjparsons
Reviewed 9 February 2011

We went in to this bar without knowing what's behind the door. As we sat down we quite soon paid attention to those very old lamps on the ceiling with dust on them. My husband went to ask wheter the dust is real and the...More

Thank MaLekCro
Reviewed 28 January 2004

The best bar I've ever been in. Cozy, messy, delightfully dusty. Kind of like getting invited into someone's basement. The silver bar top is beautiful and the bartender is a pleasure to talk with. The trick is finding it open, because, as a family run...More

2  Thank cafeaulait97
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