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Al Argentino

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Neighbourhood:
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Zeedijk 29A, 1012 AP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 638 9340
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Elmira, NY
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355 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the Red Light District my expectations were mixed, but this was a good choice. The steak variety was not well defined but was tasty and done properly. Be advised that medium rare in the U.S. basically equals medium in Amsterdam based on three different restaurants.

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Thank RayMargeson
Grosseto, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here twice, eccellent meat ,kindness,and good price . The meals are very big and good, the place is confortable and quiet even for children.Very recommended

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Thank alessandrogalli1972
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner visited early on Saturday night. The steaks were ok, nothing spectacular. The Argentina sauce was nice that came with the steaks. It was a tad expensive for 2 steaks chip sauce and soft drink each at €60.

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Thank Mark J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Sign outside was simple,, unlimited ribs for €16.90 Came in to a lovely warm welcoming restaurant and was greeted by the waiter and shown to a table Ordered the ribs and they came promptly, meat fell off the bone and they tasted fantastic, did I get my money's worth,,,,, yes Granted I only managed one plate but I could of... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered starter that was advertised as "tortilla chips with guacamole". This consisted of cheese flavour Doritoes (we could see the bag in the kitchen) and pre-packed guacamole sauce. It was not even proper guacamole and should not have been advertised as such. This starter cost €5.90. I find it appalling that any chef would find it acceptable to serve that... More 

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Thank Lorraine H
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Although the decor inside is a little tired, I liked the feel of Al Argentino. Visited with two work colleagues, a few beers each and a steak each - the bill came to €84.90.

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Thank Neil S
Kilcreggan, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Small restaurant in the middle of a restaurant district. Fair prices, effective staff but that rib eye steak - wow! Cooked exactly how I like it (medium rare) and it was fantastic - nothing wasted - all eaten - nothing left - possibly my best steak - EVER.

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Thank warren_zevon
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Dropped into this place while out exploring Amsterdam. Ordered the mixed grill that consisted of sirloin, ribeye and fillet steaks. They were amazing. I've eaten a lot of steak over the years and these were up there with find of the best I've had. Food was great, staff were attentive and friendly. The atmosphere was nice. Can recommend this for... More 

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Thank Hubbs74
Bonn, Germany
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

i was there with my friends for dinner, the place is not bad. the food was nice, others are just okay.

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Thank bluerdes
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Food was not even regular, The sauce wasn't fresh. The waiters were in a bad mood, not a single smile was given.

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Thank Fabio O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk 29A, 1012 AP 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 20 638 9340

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Red Light District (De Wallen)

Neighbourhood Profile
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 temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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