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The Tara

Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 421 2654
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a drink or something to eat. We had a nice meal, set menu for New Year... place was crazy busy but on the most part was good. The Salmon dish sauce got burnt... but was still edible. All in all not bad...More

Thank Daved63060
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there at new years eve, not possible to order anything outside the ordinary menu. Not possible to order coffe at the bar, owners were unpolite.

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok but the service was really bad. Do go here on special occasions or holidays. Go to the one next door. Ok drinks and food

Thank RitaJens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place, with a large selection of drinks and a lovely fireplace to defrost. It was an old church so the decoration is original and very interesting, worth visiting

Thank miguel o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 20 minutes break with our tour at this bar. We ordered a hot chocolate here, but it took 15 minutes to get something at the bar (at 15h in the afternoon) which was really annoying. The hot chocolate received was with whipped...More

Thank lancelotd669
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I know the Tara is a restaurant and a pub, I cannot comment on the restaurant as I did not eat a meal. However I was very impressed with the pub because of the atmosphere and good choice of beers two of them are well...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Visited on Sunday afternoon the place had a nice atmosphere but not to busy, the decor of this place is very unusual a good talking point, prices on the expensive side.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

They have a cat. And beer. Did I mention they have a cat? Its white and black. Its very cozy. Because its a cat.

Thank Julian C
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Too slow service. We waited for almost one hour for our order. They were too careless, we were sitting inside, maybe thats why.

Thank geetha m
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Service slow. Bottle of prosecco brought but not poured, little ice in bucket. Not enough glasses on table for water. Manager did correct mistake. Three out of four main courses served on chipped plates. Attention to detail very poor. Busy night but felt ignored at...More

Thank Catriona C
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 24
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rokin 85-89 | Nes 100, 1012 KL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 421 2654
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The Tara is an International pub, where you can have a drink at one of the beautiful bars or lounge on a sofa near the fireplace . Watch sports or play pool or to eat a tasty meal. It is also possible to reservate for larger groups.
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