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Shiva Indian Restaurant

Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 624 8713
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter chicken” (21 reviews)
“naan” (21 reviews)
“curries” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tried this place tonight which was just around the corner from our hotel where we are staying. Not overly hungry, but the food looked good so ordered samosa for entree, and then a lamb vindaloo and chicken tandoori for mains. The dishes were full of...More

Thank pdockers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on Saturday and then another Indian restaurant very close by on the same street 2 days later. We had the veg thali at Shiva's. Comfort 3/5 Friendliness of staff 4/5 Quality of food 3/5 Portion size 4/5 Food was a bit...More

Thank Ranj2101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had visited Shiva during previous trips to Amsterdam. Ate there twice during our Christmas stay. The vegetarian thali was excellent.

Thank Artemisia61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a return from a beautiful canal ride, we located Shiva restaurant. The reception was good and we all had a tasty Vegetarian Punjabi food. The Dum aloo curry was awesome and was as good as in any restaurants back in India. The kulcha roti...More

Thank ambatipudism
Reviewed 26 November 2017

One of the good place to have Indian food (Especially Veg) in Amsterdam. I visted this place during the IBC this year. The restaurant is in Rembrandtplein with limited sitting capacity. We have to wait for 20 minutes, so better to book table in advance....More

Thank ShaileshSoni
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely authentic restaurant with great, attentive staff. It's like being welcomed into someone's home. So much better than the other place down the street.

Thank wanderlust73
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst on a long weekender with the lads where intoxicating substances were consumed, the subject of a curry arose. We were stopping in Rembrandt Square so searching the nearby streets we stubbles across a couple of Indian restaurants. This seemed to have the better vegetarian...More

Thank Jah R
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Went with family including two kids. The service was outstanding and special attention to detail! Didn’t have to wait ages for food and drinks. As for the food - very tasty and the tandoori chicken melted in my mouth. Good mild curry (butter chicken) for...More

Thank Mr Dipz p
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I went with several people and we had the chance to share several dishes all of which were good. We asked for several "spicy" and it was just right. The mouth had a nice slow burn going was not painful or degrading to taste. I...More

Thank jfd118
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This is very mid core compared to others that I have visited in Amsterdam. Very limited options for vegetarians.

Thank Aneri S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 72, 1017 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 624 8713
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