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Arendsnest Proeflokaal

Not Rated.
Arendsnest ProeflokaalArendsnest Proeflokaal

Taps: 30 / Bottles: 100
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: N
BA SCORE
99
world-class

47 Ratings
Ratings: 47
Reviews: 38
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 9.67%
$$ - reasonable
[ Bar, Eatery ]

Herengracht 90
Amsterdam, 1015 BS
Netherlands
phone: +31 20 421 2057

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @cafearendsnest

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(Place added by: RobBeer)
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Neorebel

New Jersey

4.78/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | $$

Stopped here on my European Beer-cation. As someone mentioned before, the essence of this place is a classy, clean bar with ample seating and a knowledgeable bartender. Once we asked about the house and local beers he opened right up and was discussing how American microbrew culture has come to Amsterdam and he had us tasting many selections. The menu is very expansive and I felt very unusual in that I was not familiar with the all Dutch names. I'm a noob again! I wish I spent more time here and also went to the sister location - BeerTemple. Well, I do know I will be back in Amsterdam - I'd like to learn more about their own scene as well as a little of the language itself.

09-13-2011 04:20:03 | More by Neorebel
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jareddobbins


2.5/5  rDev -45.1%

07-15-2014 06:12:13 | More by jareddobbins
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Yetiman

Wyoming

4.64/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | $$

Great selection of Dutch beers, and none from elsewhere. Of all the places we stopped on our trip through the Netherlands and Belgium, this place had the best service. The bartenders seemed to know the beers well. It was and brighter than the other great beer bar we went to Amsterdam (Cafe Gollem). If I try hard to think of a drawback, it's that they only have Dutch beers, though there are plenty of of those, and many of them are great.

05-16-2014 14:24:34 | More by Yetiman
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Canada_Dan

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

05-05-2014 06:21:54 | More by Canada_Dan
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gnikola

Serbia

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

04-25-2014 06:46:55 | More by gnikola
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Beer-Ed

Netherlands

4/5  rDev -12.1%

02-11-2014 11:32:56 | More by Beer-Ed
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kjkinsey

Texas

4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

01-24-2014 17:26:30 | More by kjkinsey
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Pacioli1445

South Dakota

5/5  rDev +9.9%

01-10-2014 01:36:06 | More by Pacioli1445
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uturn

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

01-09-2014 02:32:27 | More by uturn
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Fluffheady

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -6.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | $$

This bar is 100% Dutch beer. And it’s amazing. We hung out here multiple times during our short stay. The bartenders we met were wonderful people. One of them remembered my partner from his visit a few months earlier.

One gripe I had (and don't let this detract you at all from coming here): slow service. I’m an impatient American, so sometimes I’m overly picky about service that is actually not slow. However, waiting a half hour to be able to get the bartender's attention, finally being able to tell him what I want, and then after 10 more minutes of him not pouring the single beer I ordered, we left. This was on a relatively slow Monday night, but there was only one bartender and he couldn’t handle the crowd. It was an isolated incident, though, and normally the service is fine (it was definitely satisfactory every other time we were there). I walked to Beer Temple, so I guess they got my money anyways. Oh well. They’re nice people.

11-25-2013 01:10:31 | More by Fluffheady
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Arendsnest Proeflokaal in Amsterdam, Netherlands
99 out of 100 based on 47 ratings.