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Barbeque Castell

Lijnbaansgracht 252-254, 1017 RK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 8606
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“baked potato” (48 reviews)
“spare ribs” (43 reviews)
“steak” (181 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lijnbaansgracht 252-254, 1017 RK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went out to celebrate my daughter birthday, we made a list moment booking and we were lucky to have a place. They had places for us on the sofa by the fireplace, already an excellent start (important on a freezing February evening). Service was...More

Thank Raviv O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great atmosphere. My favorite entrecote steak. Nice service. I realy like it. I recommend this place in Amsterdam.

Thank Columbus_Ustka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant boasts its "super quality" meat, but this is not the case. The steak was average and the price did not justify it.

Thank Avi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The concept of the restaurant is simple: there are big couches and you may sit next to strangers, and food is server on wooden trays that stand on your lap: maybe not everyone's choice, but very cozy and informal, it's almost like staying @ a...More

Thank AlmyDubai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant was amazing. The seating is comprised of couches and you have to eat in your lap but the food immediately made us forget about that aspect. We didn’t have reservations but they still seated us! I will come back when visiting Amsterdam again!

Thank C B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in and waited to be tended to , staff ignored us although right next to us. I asked the lady for a place for 2. She told us she would be with us ... she passed us at least 4 times ignoring us...More

Thank Shereenq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the spicy shrimp starter, and Angus prime rib with baked potato for dinner - very satisfied with our meal! The staff was extremely friendly!

Thank Simòne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us, and if ur not from here, u wouldn’t find it that obviously cuz it doesn’t have big signs and all this stuff. Place was packed during dinner time, but we managed to find a space for 2 of us....More

Thank Bojana G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome location, no real dining tables just counters, couch i.e. but horrible staff. The only accomondating person was at the door taking care of you jackets. The rest doesn't seem to care, not attentively and trying to trick you into more expensive parts of meat,...More

Thank Seb C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here a year ago, then on our return visit to Amsterdam, we had to come back here. Staff are welcoming, kind and very helpful, the atmosphere is warm and cosy, and the food? Words can't do it justice, the quality of their meat is...More

Thank Meical D
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Questions & Answers
13 November 2017|
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Response from Glex5000 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember, one was a kind of garlic mayo and the other was BBQ sauce.
21 February 2017|
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Response from Stenkenbaum | Reviewed this property |
Not really child-friendly, certainly didn't notice a kids menu.
12 June 2016|
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Response from Reagan10 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but the guy I sat net to at the bar said he had been coming fo many years and knew the family that owned it. He had seen their kids grow up at the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lijnbaansgracht 252-254, 1017 RK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighbourhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 20 622 8606
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