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) #845 of 3,174 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$$$, Grill, Japanese, Sushi
Max Euweplein 22, 1017 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 638 8086
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Grill, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Max Euweplein 22, 1017 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Neighbourhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I love sushi and have travelled extensively from Japan. The quality of the fish is really good, but there is little innovation, no extra flavor, just slices of fish, rice and wasabi for the nigiri. The place is really nice. I got there before closing...More

Thank AnaSaldana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our experience at Hosokawa. Great quality sushi and tempura with excellent attentive service. The ingredients were high quality and perfectly cooked/served. Even the deserts were lovely. They have a decent number of options for vegetarians too. Thoroughly recommend visiting here if in the...More

1  Thank Ryk2014
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi Ryk2014, we are extremely happy that you enjoyed your dinner at our restaurant so much. Thank you for nice words and valuable feedback - we are very grateful for that. Looking forward to welcoming you to our restaurant again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where should I start... Food is absolutely amazing.Staff super friendly. Premises squeaky clean. Great location.... Cant comment enough about the way the chef prepared our food. Full of attention and such an amazing creativity...They did somehow find out that it was my birthday and served...More

Thank xxkinge
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Dear Xxkinge, thank you for an amazing review. Birthday is a unique and wonderful time and we are so happy you decided to spend it at Hosokawa Restaurant - it means a lot for us. We are glad you have great memories and you fully...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our chef Steven was a five star show and the fresh fish and vegetables were delectable. The servers obviously are not the main focus, but they need a little more enthusiasm and training to make the experience truly delightful.More

Thank PVPTraveler
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi PVPTraveler, thank you for your precious feedback. We are happy that you truly enjoyed the food and the show our chef Steven provided that night - it means a lot for us. I’m sorry to hear that our service didn’t fully meet your expectations...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't miss this one. Terrific food, outstanding service, a great wine list and everyone involved really cares about your having a quality experience. The Teppanyaki was so good I took notes on how the chef was cooking each item. This is not a Benihana. Each...More

1  Thank Steven W
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi Steven, thank you for such nice words - we feel really proud to know you had such a wonderful time at our Teppanyaki table. It was a pleasure to read your review and to have you at our restaurant. We are looking forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A peaceful restaurant. We had a Teppaniyaki-meny, the Chef was exellent and the food tasted very, very good. And what an experience to watch him making the food right on our table. The recommended wine suited the food. And a smiling waiter, always there to...More

1  Thank annmarisletta
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi Ann-Mari, Thank you for your fantastic review of our restaurant. We are truly happy to hear that you had a great experience at our Teppanyaki table and enjoyed our ambience. Hope to see you soon again in Amsterdam and Hosokawa!

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice decor, professional and attentive service. We took 3 different menus. Food was good but not exceptional. seshimi was the best part. Decent value for money.

Thank Amir L
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi Amir, Thank you for your great review of Hosokawa. Good to hear you had a lovely dinner and experience with us. Hopefully, ​we can welcome you again at Hosokawa.

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We opted for Teppanyaki (where they fry the food in front of you). The quality was excellent (steak and sea bass dishes) and the chef was friendly and spoke good English. The menu is extensive and, although we didn't try them, the set course menus...More

Thank dgm14
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi dgm14, Thank you for your great review of Hosokawa. We are very happy to hear you had a good time at the Teppanyaki table. Our chefs prepare the dishes with the highest care and quality which can be very pleasing to​ the mouth and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Finding good Japanese is a challenging task in the Netherlands, but Hosokawa is a noteworthy establishment that is totally worth its price premium over the high street sushi places.

Thank nostalgiaultra
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Hi nostalgiaultra, Thank you for visiting Hosokawa and your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon! Regards, Team Hosokawa

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The place is very nice, the food is delicious, the attention is also very nice. The only thing is the serving time, too slow for getting the food. Recommendation, be prepared to spend sometime having dinner and enjoying the atmosphere. Not recommended if you are...More

Thank Gely M
Hosokawa_Restaurant, Manager at Hosokawa, responded to this review

Dear Gely M, thank you for your kind review. Our chefs at Hosokawa prepare the food according to a high level of standards, therefore the waiting time could be a little bit longer than expected. Hope you had a good overall experience at Hosokawa and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 22 - USD 89
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Max Euweplein 22, 1017 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighbourhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 20 638 8086
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In the very heart of Amsterdam, chef Hiromichi Hosokawa has been welcoming to his restaurant guests from all over the world, for almost 20 years.Hosokawa, which translates to “narrow river”, will bring you to ancient Japan with its traditional Robata grill, Teppan grill and Sushi style of cooking, but surrounded in a cosmopolitan Amsterdam with its modern and sophisticated ambience.Welcome. And be prepared to be delighted.