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Bar Spek

Admiraal de Ruijterweg 1, 1057 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 618 8102
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
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08:00 - 01:00 Hours
European, Dutch, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Admiraal de Ruijterweg 1, 1057 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

This place has a really nice vibe about it. I do recommend reserving a table which you can easily do online. The food is only ok. I really only recommend coming here for casual drinks and not to eat. Do not order the dessert its...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LCB104
Reviewed 31 October 2018

A little out of the way but great food and very helpful and friendly staff. A good and varied menu with lots of locals using it - always a good sign

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mel J
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The brunch we had was amazing, really tasty and well presented. We sat outside buy the canal and the view was gorgeous. Unfortunately the service was very slow, the staff were very nice just not very attentive and it took an absurdly long amount of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank emmabO4316XA
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We visited once, our friends visited three times. During our visit, we waited so long for our drinks, we almost left. The bartender brought them, telling us the server forgot to put in the order, although every time we looked in the window, there was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chisoxbabe
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Really good food and service, totally recommend it. Wide choice we were spoilt for choice. Tried after discussing with friend who lived here last year. Quiet and calm and great coffee.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank paulmV1413QE
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Simple and nice menu with very friendly staff. Moderate prices. Food tasty. We had a simple pizza from menu before 5.30. Beers are good and cold.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 744kathm
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Had a lovely time at this bar while visiting Amsterdam. Very cute place with great atmosphere! Nice to meet friends for a drink! I ended up having a great dinner there also.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mariane M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I was staying in Amsterdam for the first time during the weekend with my husband. My sister who loves Amsterdam told me to go to this restaurant she liked a lot. She asked me to take the salmon calzone but unfortunately, it was not on...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank douniat
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Passed this bar several times on the tram and decided to explore. Bar Spek has a lively atmosphere, great music, friendly and helpful staff and the food is great. The decor. is interesting and fun. Food and drink reasonably priced. Would recommend it. We will...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Travellerbob73
Sascha K, Manager at Bar Spek, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Thanks you for the nice review! See you next time!!

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife had breakfast here on our last day in Amsterdam, I had a toast wife ham and gruyere cheese, and she had something like a French toast wife bacon and blueberry. Both were great, the only complain was her Toast that was...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank marceloknaka
Sascha K, Manager at Bar Spek, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you so much for the five stars!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Admiraal de Ruijterweg 1, 1057 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Baarsjes
  • Neighbourhood: De Baarsjes
  • Phone Number: +31 20 618 8102
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