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Saravanaa Bhavan

Stadhouderskade 123/124 | 1074 AV, 1074 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 753 1250
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Stadhouderskade 123/124 | 1074 AV, 1074 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eaten at many of this chain around the world. This was was busy, but extremely ordinary. Its an aging restaurant and needs a system upgrade. Orders come not in the order that you ask - the coffee comes before dinner is over. Snacks were not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Zubin K
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are really craving to have South Indian food while you are in Amsterdam, I would say this is a very good option. I would rate this restaurant just from that perspective and won't compare it with the rest of the Saravana Bhavans in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kiks4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I do not understand that why most of the indian Restraunt’s are so poorly organised and serviced miserably bad. This is not a place where you would like to spends an evening for dinner. Food quality is somehow manageable but quality of service, presentation of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ratanjaid
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Just like eating in a cheap canteen type restaurant in India. Food authentic vegetarian - Southern Indian Meal (i.e thali) was excellent. Breads - like their counterpart restaurants in GB are not that great , and some meals verge towards the gloopy - but if...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 120sandra
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We entered this busy restaurant on a Friday evening and were generally pleased with the experience. The menu was a little overwhelming but with the assistance of one of our Mumbai dinner mates, we ordered a variety of dishes to enjoy. There was a little...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank serendipity821
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Entering this restaurant made me feel like I was back in the crammed streets of Chandni Chowk. There's nobody at the entrance to guide you to a table. You're out on your own as far as getting a table is concerned. A friend and I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rohan P
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This place came highly recommended by someone who lives in the city as one of the best Indian restaurants in Amsterdam's. I hope for Amsterdam's sake that this was hyperbole. Restaurant was busy, but not heaving, on entry. We were told to choose a table...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank carltonmcfarlane
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I am a big fan of South Indian food and this restaurant was exactly what I was hoping for! My husband and I both had their dosa and it was amazing. You won’t be disappointed

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kristaml1978
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This is the best South Indian restaurant always . During our 4 days stay in Amesterdam , we had been here 3 times. All the food items were very tasty and yummy. But the best among them were Ghee roast masala dosa, poori, chapati and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank doijode
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Those who come from Asia, especially from India, that too for vegetarians, who are large in numbers in India, getting vegetarian food is very difficult. In Netherlands, one can enjoy varieties of breads and fruits and drink juices aplenty. Those who come here as tourists...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SAS_Sarma
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13 March 2018|
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Response from jvjain | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember the prices but one can fill stomach in about 14 to 15 euro
26 November 2016|
Response from Dineshsasinya | Reviewed this property |
Yes. it will be open.
Viswanathan G
3 July 2016|
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Response from FernIze | Reviewed this property |
No. Street parking only, which is tight and quite expensive at that location. Tram 4 stops across the street, and there are many public transport options at short walking distance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stadhouderskade 123/124 | 1074 AV, 1074 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Oude Pijp
  • Neighbourhood: Oude Pijp
  • Phone Number: +31 20 753 1250
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