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 ordered 5 course with wine paring. Before we got the servings we got 3 rounds with amouch bouche (small bite size appetizers). It was wonderful and we really got to use our senses. Amazing food and service. We highly recommend ...

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    Our meal and evening at Senses was fantastic. Every part of it was spot on! The food, this wine, the service and the atmosphere was all amazing!! It is an evening that I will remember for the rest of my life due to how unbelievabl...

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    My wife and me spent an unforgetable evening at SENSES. Very nice atmosphere. Top level of service with friendly and competent staff. We took the 7-courses surprise menu incl wine service. Due to personal preferences, they prepare...

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    The food was amazing, the experience was divine and the cost was reasonable. So unlike what I've had in NYC. I would definitely recommend Senses and return for another fine dining date!...

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    We came to celebrate a special occasion and then the celebration became a special occasion in itself!!! It was really wonderful!! Beautiful dishes and is was amazing how the combination of flavors and textures in each bite surpris...

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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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