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Arendsnest Proeflokaal

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Arendsnest ProeflokaalArendsnest Proeflokaal
BA SCORE
100
world-class

42 Reviews
Reviews: 42
Visits: 73
rAvg: 4.62
pDev: n/a
Taps: 30
Bottles: 100
Cask: N
[ 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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Reviews: 42 | Visits: 73
Reviews by Neorebel:
Photo of Neorebel
4.78/5  rDev +3.5%
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. (682 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of Noelito76
4.41/5  rDev -4.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of seakayak
4.75/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of bostonbeans
4.7/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Photo of AaronAndrews
4.85/5  rDev +5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

They have a great selection of Dutch beers, only Dutch beers that you can not find many other places. Bar staff were very friendly and willing to help with making a choice. Looking forward to going back!! (206 characters)

Photo of Gurtie
4.7/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Sixpoint
4.81/5  rDev +4.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

the lighting fixtures alone make this place legendary! must stop.... (69 characters)

Photo of flyingpig
5/5  rDev +8.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

A cracking pub with 30+ beers on tap & more bottles than I could count, all of the Dutch beers. The place also had a good seleciton of Jenevers as well, literally everything they sell is Dutch. Had a good few beers here and the majority were excellent, with plenty from De Molen, most of the La Trappe range and some good beers from Emelisse too. The price wasn't bad either, I got the tab at the end of the night fearing the worst but was happy to find most beer were around €3-4 with some of the stronger ones coming in at €6. An excellent pub that was quite busy on a Friday night but very friendly. The bar staff were also very pleasant, recommending various drinks and letting you try a few as well. A must visit. (722 characters)

Photo of 31Sam13
4.75/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of simoen
3.71/5  rDev -19.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3

Photo of MattSweatshirt
4/5  rDev -13.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of jagold
5/5  rDev +8.2%

Fantastic find for those looking to explore Dutch beers. (56 characters)

Photo of notacolour
4.5/5  rDev -2.6%

Photo of spycow
4.5/5  rDev -2.6%

Photo of Citadel82
5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of Beervana
4.25/5  rDev -8%

Photo of ksimons
5/5  rDev +8.2%

I was recently in Amsterdam and ended up coming back here three nights in a row. The beers are all Dutch and most I had never heard of, but the bartenders were great in giving suggestions and I did not have a bad beer while there. The bar itself is very attractive, lots of dark wood with vintage posters and a long bar that can seat up to a dozen or so people. The clientele seemed to be a mix of locals and visitors and had a great, friendly atmosphere. Highly recommend this bar to any beer lovers who find their way to Amsterdam. (537 characters)

Photo of rdoupe
4.75/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of MicroBeerMan1980
4.75/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of BronxBirdFlu
5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of Dutch_food_geek
4/5  rDev -13.4%

Photo of AlexM
5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of brunomisumi
5/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of ItinOcean
4.75/5  rDev +2.8%

The only improvement I can see is on the food side, which is good but really just bar snacks. Enjoyed a nice afternoon between flights through Schiphol. (153 characters)

Photo of boudeysbigbrew
4.5/5  rDev -2.6%

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Arendsnest Proeflokaal in Amsterdam, Netherlands
100 out of 100 based on 42 ratings.