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 4 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, and 4 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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    Ate here with a friend and thoroughly enjoyed a 5 course meal with wine pairing. Food was amazing and the wine complemented the dishes nicely. Found the staff to be very knowledgeable and helpful. Would definitely recommend...

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    Excellent dinner at Senses! Unassuming space with an open kitchen and the chef was there from beginning of service until the end. We did the 5 course tasting which ended up being 8 or so courses with 3 amuse bouches and a "pre-des...

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    We did the 7 step tasting menu with wine pairing. It was fantastic,tasty,great presentation,awesome wines.Everything was on such a high level. We had the oportunity to meet and have photos and a talk with the chef himself. We high...

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    A perfect evening in the Senses Restaurant. Service, dinner, all was absolutely perfect. Definitly we come again, it was really wonderful. Thank you very much...

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    You may want to try other restaurants in Amsterdam before going to "Senses," because once you go to "Senses," the bar is so high that no other restaurants will come close to this gastronomic delight. We booked on the "Fork" but be...

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    An excellent restaurant with surprising flavour combinations and stunning presentations. We kicked off the meal with 3 amuses and the option of a glass of champagne. I thought that the price of the glass of bubbly (€17) was pret...

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    We had the six course tasting menu with wine pairings and I have to say that it was one of the best meals we have ever had. The fact that you have no idea what you will be served for each course is exciting and a really interestin...

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    Went to celebrate my birthday based on a recommendation from a colleague, and I was very pleased with my choice. Nice relaxed environment, the service was wonderful! Sami, Stacey and Romay were so friendly and welcoming. We had 5 ...

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    We each had the seven course tasting menu, which was delicious and very interesting. It changes weekly, and all offerings are the same for the week, but they do accommodate dietary requests. Each course had a theme, with the main ...

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    Recommend the 7-course degustation dinner. We've been to several 1, 2 & 3 star Michelin restaurants but always compare our experiences with Senses. Every dish is a surprise and a mouth explosion. The value for money of this restau...

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