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In de Waag

4 Nieuwmarkt, 1012 CR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 422 7772
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High quality restaurant in an historical building

Restaurant with nice terrace in a historical building. This restaurant is situated in one of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
marcnh2018
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Purmer, The Netherlands
Average staff and food

Took ages for the waiter to even let us order, had to seek him out, staff seemed a bit uninterested... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Becca B
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Located in the old city gate of Amsterdam, and later the House of Weight.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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4 Nieuwmarkt, 1012 CR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Restaurant with nice terrace in a historical building. This restaurant is situated in one of the oldest remaining buildings in the historical center of Amsterdam on a square called Nieuwmarkt. The building was finished in 1488 and was part of the city wall and was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took ages for the waiter to even let us order, had to seek him out, staff seemed a bit uninterested and food was meh

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is the old weighing station at the entrance to the city, now housing a restaurant and cafe, very attractive and old.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Location and building are great, good service, they’re friendly and food is ok. It may not be a must see place but you can have a good time.

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

It is considered one of the best restaurant of the city and the expectation is fulfilled in terms if good ingredients, nice presentations, lovely and kind service. A very good place where you can eat a salmon filet or an Angus steak and will be...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Oh boy. This Café is suited for those tourists who like old buildings to rest in, those who would like to have a coffee in a special place or for those (like us) who originally wanted to have lunch somewhere else but were to exhausted...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I would recommend this place for a romantic date or cozy evening. The best thing about the place is that it is lit by candles, and a lot of candles. The staff is friendly and the food is delicious. Do try the mushroom soup. Also,...More

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Priscilla d, General Manager at In de Waag, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Rachit, Thank you for your lovely review! We appreciate you took the time to share your experience with us. Hopefully we may welcome you again when you return to Amsterdam. Kind Regards, Team In de Waag

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

6 of us met here for drinks and food. Double gin and tonics were swamped by way too much ice... but the staff were lovely and apologetic once they realised (apparently the Bar man had just returned from Thailand!). The restaurant was comfortable and the...More

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Priscilla d, General Manager at In de Waag, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for your review! We will be more careful next time with the ice cubs ;-) Hopefully we may welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Team In de Waag

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

De Waag has a storied past - originally a gate house on the early walled city of Amsterdam, then a place for merchants to weigh their wares, an execution site and an anatomy theatre where medical instruction was given from the corpses of convicts. Now...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

In De Waag is a stunning piece of architecture located in Nieuwmarkt that besides being a really top end restaurant and bar is also a seriously historically important reminder of Amsterdams past. It's a grand city gate built in 1488 . The Waag ( Weigh...More

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Priscilla d, General Manager at In de Waag, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Dear Neil, Thank you for your lovely review! We really appreciate you sharin your experience with us and other (potential) guests. Hopefully we may welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Team In de Waag

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historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Yes, we are dog friendly. We hope to welcome you and your dog soon! Kind Regards, Team In de Waag
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