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MP - a lovely bar by the canal

Great stop on Prinsengratch 653 (not 63) to have a beer and snacks. This unpretentious bar has a... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
MP... My Place!

Absolutely love this simple, small lunch spot. I often detour down the side streets to seek out... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Michael H
Gold Coast
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18 Oct 2018
“MP - a lovely bar by the canal”
10 Jul 2018
“MP... My Place!”
This café has pleasant outdoor tables when the weather permits.
63 Prinsengracht, 1015 DV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
+31 20 625 9680
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Great stop on Prinsengratch 653 (not 63) to have a beer and snacks. This unpretentious bar has a lovely outdoor terrace in a leafy section overlooking the canal. Perfect for watching the world go by...Good beer selection and great ‘bitterballen’. The peppermint tea and Apple...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Absolutely love this simple, small lunch spot. I often detour down the side streets to seek out places such as MP and it really is worth the respite from the crowds. MP overlooks a leafy section along a canal and has a local following. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael H
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, great beer, great ambience, and that’s just at lunchtime! Food is comfort food of the highest quality and reasonably priced. We are the only tourists too, which is all the better. Highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank VonUngernSternberg
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Went here in May 2017 for a lunch break. I ordered a ham and cheese toasted sandwich to keep things simple and when it came out I couldn't see any ham. I asked the male worker "is there any ham on this" he replied "yes...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Stumbled in this wonderful brown bar exhausted and hungry, and we were blown away by the quality of the freshly prepared food. I ordered a warm goats cheese, spinach, toasted walnut sandwich with a honey vinaigrette.The bread was almost black in colour and was tasty...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Great stop on Prinsengracht for a beer and snack. We had a nice witte and bitterballen. The staff was super friendly and helped me with my pronunciation of thank you in Dutch, which FYI is phonetically dank-u-vell. Used if for days, goes a long way

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

Het Molenpad is another one of my favorite brown bars in Amsterdam (like de Zotte). The food is very top notch. My wife, brother, and I had the best mussels I've ever had for dinner just last Saturday (watching the World Cup quarterfinals). Besides excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank DrDonnieDBA
Reviewed 5 January 2012

We have dined here many times over the past ten years. The refurbishment took away a little of the ambiance but the food had remained good until this year. No faulting the staff but the plates were sent out of the kitchen without being warmed...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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Reviewed 20 March 2006

In our recent visit to Amsterdam, we stopped into Het Molenpad at Prinsengracht 653 for something to eat before a show. After the cold, winter walk it was fantastic to walk into this cozy, warm cafe. We were welcomed and helped with our questions and...More

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