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cool bar great beer choice and good snacks

really pleased we visited this small bar feels like a lovely little slice of history with a good... read more

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Richard R
Jersey, UK
Brilliant bar

If you want good beer, this is the place - lovely ambience and great service - wonderful bar. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roy S
Runcorn, United Kingdom
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A beer lover's paradise, this Amsterdam institution serves literally hundreds of different kinds.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Kolksteeg 3, 1012 PT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 638 2348
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Reviewed 2 days ago

really pleased we visited this small bar feels like a lovely little slice of history with a good range of beer on tap and people who cared and/or were interested in the product - spent a couple of happy hours here chatting and drinking very...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want good beer, this is the place - lovely ambience and great service - wonderful bar. It is great.

Thank Roy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They change their beers often, but if they have the Cloudwater IPA available please do yourself a favor and try it. Absolutely delicious and strong. Very helpful and friendly staff; among the best beer spots in Amsterdam.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem just off the main street. 10 mins walk from Centraal station. Excellent selection of on tap beers and a menu of 400+ bottled beers. Fantastic service and knowledgeable about products and tastes.

Thank Martin6748
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Very pleased with my return visit. As usual an excellent selection of fine ales and all served in a fantastic location

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I usually prefer to drink in the evening outside the central area, but I had heard good things about In de Wildeman, so I thought I would give it a try. Glad I did! Very cosy, relaxed ambience, pleasant, helpful staff and lots of lovely...More

Thank Pericoloso
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, talkative, knowledgable staff, good beer selection, La Trappe Blond and a good Weizen on tap, plus a whole range of others. Had a La Trappe, a blond IPA and meatballs for snacking. Great beer, great meatballs. Recommended.

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

A very nice selection of beers, mainly from the Benelux countries, but also the hyped bottles and draughts from around the world. Very nice, helpful and knowledgeable waiter. All to see the"secret cellar menu" ;)

Thank Salem S
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Located in the tourist area. It has great beers from a variety of spots. I would still here again on my next stop for sure. This is the menu from June 28.

Thank deanarichards
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This is my favorite bar in the world, for day drinking. Sit by the table at the large opening. Sample the vast beer selection, and before you know it, 4 hours have disappeared. Careful on the stairs to the bathroom. Other Amsterdam recommendations: For Dutch...More

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Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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19 October 2015|
Response from Nisse2ears | Reviewed this property |
I replied to your other post. Turn Right coming from your hotel following Niewendijk on Kolk. Located on the left hand side on Kolk.
19 October 2015|
Response from Nisse2ears | Reviewed this property |
Follow Niewendijk from your hotel and 3-4 streets off to the right on KOLKSTREET. It is a rather small place on the left side of Kolk if you come from Niewendijk.