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De Silveren Spiegel

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Sponsored by: De Silveren Spiegel

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

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1. Historic
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2. Lovely fine dining experience
2. Lovely fine dining experience
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3. Just perfect...
3. Just perfect...
" modest and promising young chef... "
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About
Elegance, tradition and hospitality are the core traits of one of Amsterdam’s finest restaurants, de Silveren Spiegel (the Silver Mirror). The restaurant dates from the Dutch Golden Age, the 17th century, so you can experience the ambiance of this time period. Breathtaking surroundings and a lovely diner. Private rooms for special occasions, parties or business meetings available. AT THIS MOMENT THE RESTAURANT IS CLOSED FOR EXTENDED RENOVATIONS. WE ARE HAPPY TO WELCOME YOU AGAIN IN THE SPRING OF 2017.
PRICE RANGE
US$91 - US$114
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Dutch, European
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (1 061)
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed a 5-course menu with excellent wine, whereby each item gave a surprise, not only for the view of each plate but certainly for the combination of many different tastes in a harmonious way. The service was friendly and helpful for the selection of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rustilio
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

It's the second time I ate at De Silveren Spiegel. The first time was a year ago. The first time was one was amazing but the second one left me speechless. Probably the best meal I ever had. The chef is a culinary genius and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
5  Thank Roy P
Francisca v, Eigenaar at De Silveren Spiegel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Roy P, It has given me great pleasure to read your recent review of restaurant de Silveren Spiegel. Thank you for your loyalty over the past month's it is testament to the service and culinary delights which we strife to offer. I am sure...More

Reviewed yesterday

We wanted a special dining experience for our wedding anniversary and we weren't disappointed. The building is beautiful and traditional with tasteful decor and the ambience is enhanced further with discrete classical music. The staff are informative, friendly and helpful, and the food is extraordinary....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank racheldawson2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

There were pluses to our Christmas Day evening meal here but also a big minus. The building itself is quite wonderful in its 17th century glory and quirkiness. As with many buildings in Amsterdam, it has suffered subsidence problems and the end result is like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 309Chris
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the beautiful way the hosts made us feel at home, to the exceptional food served by this family business. Keep doing what you are doing, it is outstanding!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KJDAustralia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on Christmas day and enjoyed the special Christmas menu with matching wines. The meal in a beautiful old building could not have been better! The staff were friendly and despite the restaurant being full, the multi course menu was served efficiently and...More

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

Sensational. We went for 6 courses and wine pairing. Incredible food and service, substitutes for my wheat allergy were excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank anzibelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best dinner we’ve ever had. Definitely should get its Michelin star! Starting from the old, Dutch building the restaurant is located in, to the lovely service by the team. We took the 7 course tasting menu with wine pairing. Every course was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hadassel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just made my second visit in late December to this terrific restaurant, for a special family celebration. Everything was as fabulous as it was earlier in the year, the last time I visited Amsterdam. Wonderful people, fabulous food, exquisite setting. Have eaten in top...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Eric K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spend a perfect NYE at this restaurant. Excellent food wine and service. I can’t wait to visit this restaurant again.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Elvira A
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Response from kmathesa | Reviewed this property |
It is a formal restaurant however smart casual is appropriate. Dress up if you want, many others do but do not rock up in sportswear. It doesn't suit the restaurant or the service, the waiters are smartly dressed in suits.
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Yes, I just reccomend you not to wear shorts like bermuda ecc... Enjoy 😉
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3 October 2017|
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Response from Ascott150 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay - just got back home from holiday in Africa! The seven course menu is €79.95 or with selections of wine €137.60 We had the five course set menu with wines and found it great.
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