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de Luwte

Leliegracht 26/28, 1015 DG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 625 8548
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (35 reviews)
“tomahawk steak” (11 reviews)
“spinach salad” (5 reviews)
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Dutch, Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Leliegracht 26/28, 1015 DG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: de Luwte
1. Best meal of my life!
" Absolutely amazing."
Philippa D
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2. treated like royalty
" The restaurant from the outside is absolutely beautiful and quaint."
Emma D
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3. fresh ingredients
" Friendly service."
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1 - 10 of 446 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Loved everything about this place. Our service was incredible and we were made to feel like one of the family. We sat right at the front window so was an amazing table. The manager gave us her personal attention which made it even more special....More

Thank mlake
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great dinner here last evening. Its a small intimate shabby chic dinning room out front and a buzzy space to the side and rear. Don't be put off by the limited menu the food is of a pretty high standard. Scallops, Burrata, Duck...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant. Scallops appetizer was amazing, the wine recommendation was great, the catch of the day was so fresh, and the Gin Mare drink was crazy good. All the flavors were great without being too overbearing or rich. Service was top notch. They took pity...More

Thank garrettred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosfere, good kitchen, friendly service. But most of tables are occupied in evening, mostly by locals, not by tourists)

Thank Oleksij S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by our manager at Keizersgracht Residence this is a quality restaurant that offers good value. We each had drinks, wine and scotch, fennel soup and different fish entrees, corvina and hake and left with a 71 Euro tab. The food was delicious and service...More

1  Thank B D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best restaurants we’ve been to while in Amsterdam! The waitress, Lynn was friendly, quick to provide service and a lot of fun. The food was delicious beyond our expectations. A delightful bonus was sitting in the back / 2 Nd....More

Thank Suztravels2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our 10th wedding anniversary here on the 22nd September 2018. We were blown away by the amazing food, drink and faultless service! De Luwte were so welcoming and friendly, we cannot thank you enough for making our anniversary so magical...More

Thank kirstyf1003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful ambience and a very nice staff. We sat at the bar and Pia waited on us. The quinoa salad and ravioli were both excellent. Reasonably priced too.

Thank Acemurphy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my colleagues and enjoyed an awesome evening. Quality food and very good service. Recommend the tomahawk steak, the house specialty.

Thank Fran R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

High quality food restaurant. We had no prior knowledge nor reservations, just passed by in the evening and dropped in. Very friendly service og relevant recommendations. Had scallops and fennel soup for starters respectively - great !!! Fish thereafter also really great !!! Finished of...More

Thank Hanne J
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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12 December 2015|
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Response from DMF500 | Reviewed this property |
As above, the restaurant is not very big and they would probably be able to accommodate you in one part by rearranging the tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leliegracht 26/28, 1015 DG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 625 8548
  • E-mail
Restaurant De Luwte has been a well-known establishment located at the Leliegracht in Amsterdam for over 27 years. This winter, it has renewed the look.As soon as you walk in you feel the warmth. Warmth coming from the cosy fireplace, but also the natural colors and materials surrounding you. You find yourself amongst the locals and internationals. Enjoy a nice glass of red wine by the fireplace, a special diner with a view over the Leliegracht or taste different cocktails below our vertical garden.The name 'De Luwte' means 'out of the wind' or a 'sheltered place'. De Luwte is a calm, relaxing spot in the centre of Amsterdam where you can escape the bustle of the city into a cosy and relaxing place.We have an international menu with a nod to the Mediterrenaen kitchen. To everyone's wish our menu is an affordable, obtainable and interesting answer.
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