Senses is a warm and intimate restaurant in the city centre of Amsterdam, with an open kitchen where 'food art' that ignites the senses is created. Chef Lars Bertelsen specialises in creating unconventional menus, which highlight the culinary artistry of the chef and his team. His menus all tell a story and contain unexpected combinations. The dishes are made using the freshest seasonal and where possible, sustainable ingredients. Let your senses be stimulated and opt for the unexpected. Choose from the weekly alternating 3 to 7-course surprise menu and embark on your own voyage of discovery. 

Chef Lars Bertelsen and his team look forward to giving you a tantalizing and delightful culinary experience!

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From 18.00 - 21.00 we serve the 7, 6, 5, 4 and 3 course tasting menu.

In order to give you the best possible experience we don't serve the 7, 6 or 5 course menu after 21:00, our kitchen closes at 21.30.

Do you want to stay overnight in Amsterdam, we work together with the adjacent 4-star superior design hotel the Albus.

 

You can also call us to make a reservation: Show phonenumber.
We would be very grateful if allergies and dietary needs are given in advance.


Would you like to experience a special and unique lunch in Amsterdam? Choose from the alternating 2-, 3- or 4-course tasting menu, that starts at €35. Naturally, we also provide ‘quick 40-minute lunches’ for those who are limited in their time. Open seven days a week from 12:00h to 14:00h for lunch on the Vijzelstraat in Amsterdam.

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    The night started with a really nice welcome from the waiters that remembered that it was our anniversary. After that they delighted us with three surprising aperitifs. We went for the 4-course menu with wine pairing and I have no...

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    I had the 3 course tasting menu with a glass of Dutch prosecco to start and then 2 wine pairings including complimentary amuse bouches. Not only were the dishes visually stunning but the flavours and textures were incredible and...

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    Don't miss Senses, the quality is the highest, the service is great and the surprising food was superb beyond our expectations. The wine selection was very good and we even got a little surprise and card for my wife birthday....

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    It is a must. What an amazing dinner! Good value for 7 course tasting menu. Perfect wine pairing and superb ingredients. Senses is one of my top restaurants. Better than some well known 3 stars michelin restaurants in the world. S...

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    The food was wonderfully prepared and presented. Appropriately sized portions allowed us to taste the five and seven course dinners. Very nice wait staff. The atmosphere allowed for private conversations. Tables were nicely spaced...

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    This tiny restaurant in the city center is one of Amsterdams little treasures. Taking the full 7 course tastings with wine paring is a truly amazing experience. All the dishes are little pieces of art and have surprising flavors f...

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    The 5 course tasting menu was original, satisfying and divine. Great presentation of all the dishes. Very good service too ! A lovely experience indeed ! ...

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    What an experience! We went all out and booked the ultimate senses experience and were not disappointed. Each course gave a different experience, and although not possible, each course felt better than the last. Even sweetbread an...

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    We were lucky to get reservations on short notice after we found out about this place via web search. AMAZING experience, food and service. Sami our server was a friendly gentleman with great knowledge about the food and wine (we ...

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    Senses is a restaurant where you can get a special dining experience. We ordered 5 course menu with wine pairing and it was smart as served wines fully complimented the food. Food was great on our taste. Each course was very prese...

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