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Proeflokaal Arendsnest

Herengracht 90, 1015 BS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 421 2057
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good beer

This was my second visit; the first time I didn't actually go in. I can't remember why, it just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
scott j
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Great local beers.

If you want to try a variety of Dutch beers on tap then this is the place for you. The service was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steffani W
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Burlington, Vermont, United States
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Proeflokaal Arendsnest serves nothing but beer from Dutch breweries. Dutch beer only! Everyday open from 12:00 AM
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dutch beer” (61 reviews)
“beer lovers” (21 reviews)
“bar snacks” (8 reviews)
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Herengracht 90, 1015 BS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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+31 20 421 2057
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"bar snacks"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit; the first time I didn't actually go in. I can't remember why, it just didn't appeal. This time, I grabbed a beer and sat outside and began to roll a cigarette, only to be immediately asked if i was smoking...More

Thank scott j
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to try a variety of Dutch beers on tap then this is the place for you. The service was amazing and very knowledgeable about the beer selection.

Thank Steffani W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this pub and visited it a couple times during our short stay in Amsterdam. It’s charming on the inside with a very good selection of Dutch craft beers and they have a great seating area right on the canal as well. By all...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Joined friends for a round last Saturday. With the sun shining outside, it was too bad we could not get a canal side table. But that regret quickly evaporated when we entered this classic "brown bar" with chalkboard entries of local beers. The friendly, informed...More

Thank Liz M
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

A lot of locals and tourist already found this place. I often bike on this canal. So it’s time to visit this proeflokaal. Great Dutch beers, very good staff. A big relief in Amsterdam. So it’s a gem! Plus a place next to the canal...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you care about fine beer like a french sommelier cares about fine wine then this is the place for you, dozens of unique craft brews on tap with a beautiful selection of cheese and salami's/sausages to complement it. Wonderful small bar/pub feel with very...More

Thank jpingewong
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We had a a routine in Amsterdam. Major museum in the morning. Brewpub around lunch. Smaller attractions in afternoon then a late dinner. This was our favorite pub. The beer was good, the bar itself was old dark wood and the whole place was interesting...More

Thank Tom L
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We enjoyed several beers here prior to a dinner out. They specialize in Dutch beers and I was pleasantly surprised at the variety and quality of the beers I tasted. It is a little crowded, but I found the staff and crowd to be friendly...More

Thank NicoNicoNicoNi
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Great selection, a little pricey but comparable with other good beer bars in the city. Helpful staff who will let you try beers before you buy. Recommend sitting at the bar so you can watch all the action and appreciate how smoothly it all runs....More

Thank Jobbomon
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The bar is nice on the inside and they also have outside seating when the sun is out. Beer wasn’t bad, just coming from Belgium that beer was hard to beat in Brussels.

Thank Ryan5483
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