New Amsterdam Bar & Restaurant

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Type: Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

120B SW Water St
Peoria, Illinois, 61602-1329
United States

(309) 439-9099

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Added by SweetT2040 on 12-12-2013

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3.56/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

I was in Peoria for work and went here for dinner with 3 other folks. Located right on the river, this place has a great location. There is a huge deck for the warmer months and I think it would be a great place to hang out while having a few good beers.

The bar is along the north wall and in the bar area there are some booths and group high tops. There is also a separate dining area. The place has kind of a modern vibe with soaring (25’) center ceilings. It was pretty crowded for a Wednesday Happy Hour but was empty by 9:00 p.m.

Speaking of beers, they have about 20 taps and at least 12 or so are of interest. Note that they also have 4 or 5 wines on tap plus a cider or two, so the tap wall was not quite as exciting as I first thought. They have offerings from Two Brothers, Bells, Left Hand, Dog Fish Head, etc.

The food is decent and moderately priced. Note that I ordered the Prime Rib sandwich and anywhere else it would be correctly called a French Dip. Portions are huge, so that is a plus. Appetizers were good & I can recommend the meatball option.

Service was friendly but really slow and we were at the bar. Sometimes it took us 15 minutes to get a drink. I know our party would have had a least two more beers each in the 3+ hours we were there if we could have received better service.

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New Amsterdam Bar & Restaurant in Peoria, IL
3.56 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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