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Purna Indian Restaurant

Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“bhindi” (2 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and i first came here in 2014, we were so amazed by the amazing food that we have been desperate to go back to Amsterdam and specifically this restaurant. The food was just as amazing second time round as it was the first...More

Thank Megan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth trying the Indian taste in Purna. Good service and family atmosphere. 10 mins walk from Amesterdam central train station

Thank Harmeet s
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Ate dinner at this place because my preferred restaurant (near by) was full. The restaurant has modern ambiance. The food is good and has homely flavor to it. It seems freshly cooked. all the same, in our case, it seemed they put extra water in...More

Thank punitworld
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This place does not come across as a happening one, but the food is superb. We got the most authentic butter chicken there and on top of that there was complementary sabzi and rice. Overall experience was superb.

Thank Anjani K
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Second generation family run small restaurant tucked into a otherwise fancy street mostly selling clothes. If you like Indian food you will love eating here, the food is wonderful, the room is charming and the service is attentive and knowledgeable. We will certainly be back....More

Thank fredSeattle_Wa
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Entering the restaurant at approximately 8.00 PM , we were met by a shout of " my kitchen is closed " ! Asked why that was , the owner ( I'm assuming that's who he was ) said that it was a hot day and...More

Thank philipgiblin1
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Perfect taste of 'home-style cooking'...the right portion size. Fulfilled while in Amsterdam! We ordered only vegetarian food and recommend it for all vegans!

Thank amitgupta2k
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This family run restaurant is hidden gem in Amsterdam. it's run by a friendly Indian family where we had the chance to chat with their son and daughter and we understood that they have been in this business for over 25 years! The place is...More

1  Thank Omar O
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A small but very nice Indian eatery in the heart of Amsterdam. We ordered vegetarian stuff like Bhindi, Palak, Dal etc. Very fresh ingredients with original Indian spices and preparation. Better north Indian food than most eateries in India. Highly recommended .

1  Thank amigo123
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something non-Dutch after a few days of eating a lot of bread and cheese. We walked past Purna and decided to give it a try! The man who did all the ordering and serving at this family restaurant was so kind,...More

Thank Alexandra W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hartenstraat 29, 1016 CA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
telephone: 020-623-67-72
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