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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    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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    We were 6 people and had a fantastic evening. Although it is a surprise menu you can explain what you do not like and they adjust it accordingly. And we were not an easy crowd. The food was very creative in a positive way and serv...

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    Ambitious, clever food that looks and tastes wonderful. Friendly, attentive yet appropriately discreet service. A great meal that will live long in the memory....

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    Top food and top service. We had the 7 courses surprise menu which we highly recommend. Service was amazing, super friendly staff....

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    Ok, I've loved every single course and wines, location and service as well! We took 7 course to have a complete experience at @senses_restaurant by @l.bertelsen + 3 course of wines and 1 champagne rosé at beginning to start! It w...

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    Where to start! We had a wonderful experience in Senses on a business trip to Amsterdam recently. From the moment we entered the restaurant we got an excellent vibe. Our waiter, Niels, was exceptional. The staff were so well infor...

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    Forget about numerous pages of menus. This is no ordinary place. The menus are being changed every two weeks, and rarely repeated. Always reserve your seat. This is the process. Take a seat, relax, and give your full trust to ...

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    I wish I could thank each chef, and server individually for the amazing experience myself and my partner had at this restaurant. From Greeting to Goodbye, the service was impeccable. The staff were personable, but not invasive, th...

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    When each bite is a surprise and you would love to recreate the experience, this, to me, is a great meal experience. Senses offers great service, dish after dish. The nuances of the flavours and the visual presentation makes each ...

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