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Café De Klos

Steakhouse and Pub€€€€
Grachtengordel-Zuid, Amsterdam
  • This steakhouse is famous for their ribs. It's one of the most popular in the city!
  • bilal e.
    "Delicious steaks.Rib,lamb shoulder,escargot is beautiful.service"(30 Tips)
    Phil J.
    "Epic! Smoked ribs with the garlic mayo is insanely good!"(15 Tips)
    Luis N.
    "The best ribs in Amsterdam and probably the Netherlands."(7 Tips)
    Isadora N.
    "Mixed ribs is delicious."(9 Tips)
269 Tips and reviews
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  • authentic
  • casual
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  • Maayan S.
    Maayan Sela1 week ago
    Amazing! Totally worth the wait, amazing food! Mixed ribs and potato!
  • gulseda k.
    gulseda küçük3 weeks ago
    Worth every single penny! Respect, guys! Regular spare ribs is a must.
  • CloudsTaste M.
    Small and cosy, but a bit under-maintained. Great steak!
  • Mustafa ö.
    Best ribs. Prepare yourself to wait around 2 hour on weekend evenings.
    Upvoted Apr 6
  • Lisa
    LisaMarch 31
    Forget the smoke ribs - stick with the regular ribs!
  • sans_atout (.
    Ribs ribs ribs
  • Najla
    NajlaMarch 4
    The lamb shoulder was outstanding and enough for two. Don't miss it
  • Russell H.
    Ribs ribs ribs thats all you need to get. Can easily split one order for two people. Staff is rude but I think they do it as part of the atmosphere. VERY small so get there early or prepare to wait.
  • Paul B.
    Paul BystrovFebruary 22
    The ribs are the must-have! Very juicy with crunchy top! Sad, can't reserve the table in advance, but they have a nice pub to wait in across the street!
  • Michaela S.
    Best ribs I have ever had in my whole life. No jokes!👌🏻
  • C. K.
    C. K.February 3
    Best ribs in town. Go early is always very busy.
  • mary n.
    mary nahJanuary 24
    Ribs were good from what I heard from my friends, actually very very good (I am not a meat eater) but we waited 3 hours !!! In the bar in front
  • Jason B.
    Jason Baughman-OpricăDecember 16, 2016
    Omg, get the smoked ribs. Yum! Super friendly staff - if the wait is long, hit up the bar across the street (with two lanterns.)
  • Douglas A.
    Douglas AlvesDecember 16, 2016
    Awesome ribs, but long waiting list.
  • Lily K.
    Lily KwanNovember 28, 2016
    Ordered lamb shoulder and mixed ribs. The smoked ribs tasted better than the original ones as I liked them more juicy and tender.
  • Ilijana T.
    Ilijana TodorovicNovember 26, 2016
    The best ribs by far!
  • Roman K.
    Roman KasprzykNovember 14, 2016
    Very good food :)
  • D O.
    D ONovember 9, 2016
    Excellent meat in an old rusty restaurant.
  • Vangelis K.
    Vangelis KoukidisNovember 1, 2016
    Ok, you most possibly will have to wait a couple of hours (they have a bar across the street where you can drown your time in some wonderful beer) but IT IS WORTH IT. You like meat? COME HERE.
  • Ryan T.
    Ryan TauerOctober 29, 2016
    Can't beat the spare ribs. Pull apart good. The big portion is easy to share. Be ready to wait, but the wait goes quicker at their lovely bar across the street (which has a great beer selection)
    Downvoted Apr 29
  • Bart R.
    Bart ReitterOctober 22, 2016
    I stumbled onto this place in Leidseplein and it was absolutely outstanding. The staff was fabulous, the food even better and Kim, the owner was the ultimate host. I can't recommend it enough!
  • Slava N.
    Slava NorelOctober 21, 2016
    Best ribs in Amsterdam by far.
  • Demet Ş.
    Demet ŞahinOctober 18, 2016
    Very nice food and polite staff with a sense of humour. Lamb shoulder was amazing. Way too crowded, though. Air conditioning is not successful
  • Levent M.
    Levent M.October 13, 2016
    Lamb shoulder is my favourite and baked potatoe as a side
  • Bogdan S.
    Bogdan SurduOctober 4, 2016
    The smoked ribs are salty and dry while the regular ribs have some fat and they fall off the bone. Duo plate is huge!
  • Joab G.
    Joab GalindoOctober 1, 2016
    Spared ribs, oven baked potato and a beer; that's what I call heaven!
  • Marina R.
    Marina RudinskySeptember 30, 2016
    The ribs...
  • Ovi A.
    Ovi ASeptember 28, 2016
    Was a good option 10 years ago but now there are better choices for BBQ, my ribs were raw and i had tummy aches all night after the meal...
  • GDomla
    GDomlaSeptember 21, 2016
    Beef is okay but NOT THE BEST, we waited for table around 50 mins, if you compare time vs quality I don't recommend it at all, also the main waiter is very rude
  • Sinem O.
    Sinem OkumusSeptember 16, 2016
    Spare ribss
  • Franck S.
    Franck SabattierSeptember 3, 2016
    Best ribs ever!
  • Joss S.
    Joss Spears🍦💕August 28, 2016
    The best ribs I ever taste, there's nothing like this in México trust me 😍🍖 Don't know what the salad is for in the plate xd
  • Arjen v.
    Arjen van WieringenAugust 19, 2016
    Fantastische reünie 2016
  • Kamil K.
    Kamil KaradenizAugust 17, 2016
    You have to try lamb shoulder, it is really enough for two people... Enjoy your meal 👍🏻
  • Henri W.
    Henri WatsonAugust 12, 2016
    Loved the steak and the ribs.
  • Bora D.
    Bora DemiralanAugust 10, 2016
    Excellent onion soup!
  • Mohammed
    MohammedAugust 8, 2016
    Rude staff !!!!
  • Elizabeth
    ElizabethAugust 5, 2016
    Best place for a big ol' slab of meat!
  • Martian Y.
    Martian YaoJuly 28, 2016
    The spare ribs are still really good and cheap even though one slide of my ribs was overcooked. Super recommend.
  • Nick S.
    Nick StevensJuly 27, 2016
    Ribs or Steak. That's the toughest and only choice you need to make.
  • Alex L.
    Alex LobovJuly 18, 2016
    Ribs here are heavy on the cartilage and somehow manage to be simultaneously very fatty and quite dry. Not really my bag. And definitely not worth putting up with the crazy wait times & poor service.
  • Tolga
    TolgaJuly 9, 2016
    One of the best in the city, good prices, huge portions. Dont forget to reserve in advance. Go for ribss
  • Yury B.
    Yury BlackJuly 2, 2016
    The cafe is sux. They doesnt know how many people they should to receive. I cannot go inside cause it is always delay time about one hour. Dont go save your time.
  • Önder C.
    Önder CeylanJune 25, 2016
    We had smoked ribs and chicken, lamb chops and tenderloin steak here. Everything's delicious incl. baked potatoes and garlic breads. Staff were friendly with jokes and compliments for empty plates.
  • bilal e.
    bilal ercanJune 24, 2016
    Delicious steaks.Rib,lamb shoulder,escargot is beautiful.service is fast if you find somewhere to sit. No reservation accepted.very good price for those tastes.
  • Abdullah A.
    Abdullah Al-AwadhiJune 22, 2016
    Meat! Meat!
  • Onur C.
    Onur CengizJune 21, 2016
    Spare ribs are heavenly. Don't waste your time using fork and knife, just use your hands. Staff can seem a bit rude but actually they are pretty straightforward.
  • Ana S.
    Ana SmileJune 13, 2016
    The staff is amazing!! Definitely worth waiting!! And they do have the lady portions!!! :-)
  • Sasha S.
    Sasha SavossinJune 12, 2016
    I have to say these are the best RIBS I have EVER tried!!! Must Must Must Try!!! If you don't win at life!!!
  • DidB
    DidBJune 12, 2016
    Lamb shoulder 👍 5/5
  • Erinc A.
    Erinc ArikanJune 4, 2016
    Extremely rude staff, ok food. Nothing can justify their arrogance, it's not cheap either, If you want to spend 50 euros on a dinner per person and get treated like shit, this is your place
  • Ozlem B.
    Ozlem BilgiliMay 31, 2016
    Lamb shoulder is enough for 2. Loved the garlic butter on the potato!
  • Paulo P.
    Paulo PereiraMay 14, 2016
    Go for the spare ribs. No mistakes.
  • Roman G.
    Roman GrinovskiApril 17, 2016
    Spare ribs are awesome.
  • Samuel G.
    Samuel GiddinsMarch 24, 2016
    Ribs are to die for.
  • Александър Д.
    Amazing ribs
  • ♋Alex M.
    ♋Alex MartiniMarch 23, 2016
    Pork chops with baked potato! Their best dish. Also try the escargots.
  • Sina S.
    Sina SayanMarch 20, 2016
    Good ribs, good sauce but a bit overrated.
  • Yasin D.
    Yasin DurgunFebruary 27, 2016
    Spare ribs are good. Don't go late otherwise you'll be in 2 hours waiting list
  • Aysel İ.
    Aysel İzciFebruary 21, 2016
    #lambshoulders 🙏🏻😋
  • Efrén F.
    Efrén Fernández AbeledoFebruary 14, 2016
    Ribs lam meat
  • Lou C.
    Lou CarulliFebruary 9, 2016
    Great steak and ribs
  • Kris C.
    Kris CroxFebruary 6, 2016
    What else? Steak medium rare.
  • Emre B.
    Emre BoyaciogluFebruary 6, 2016
    Lamb shoulder ve smoked ribs!
  • Randylux
    RandyluxFebruary 4, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Really good ribs and big portions! Funny and great service!
  • Serkan Ü.
    Serkan ÜnsalJanuary 17, 2016
    great place, warm welcoming
  • sophie o.
    sophie op den kampJanuary 9, 2016
    SPARERIBS just that
  • Jack B.
    Jack BeamJanuary 8, 2016
    The meat is nice, but the place is filthy as hell. The glasses are greasy and there's dirt everywhere. Portions are NOT huge like it's mentioned in the reviews here. Still worth going once, though.
  • Vasco L.
    Vasco LopesDecember 19, 2015
    The ribs are amazing
  • Simon F.
    Simon FlöterNovember 25, 2015
    Epic coleslaw. And it's free if you order spare ribs!
  • Mert M.
    Mert MutlusoyNovember 23, 2015
    Finger licking good ribs.
  • julius v.
    julius van der meerNovember 20, 2015
    The bartenders are having a sexist macho attitude when dealing with female clients. Not really professional. This is such a turn off that they could keep their ribs. Very expensive. Watch out.
  • Eyal G.
    Eyal GantzNovember 5, 2015
    Ridiculous ribs. Best in Amsterdam. Word.
  • Natalie A.
    Natalie AnastassiOctober 18, 2015
    Spare ribs are delicious !!!!
  • Simon F.
    Simon FlöterOctober 14, 2015
    There's really only three options to consider: ribs, mixed ribs or lamb shoulder. Don't fill up on the bread and sauces if you want to finish the lamb shoulder. Trust me.
  • Maria
    MariaOctober 14, 2015
    Great ribs! One of the rare moments when cheapest menu item is the tastiest! Unfortunately, no reservations. So you might need to wait quite a while before being seated.
  • Burcu U.
    Burcu UzunOctober 10, 2015
    Spare ribs
  • Burcu
    BurcuSeptember 28, 2015
    We've tasted better ribs in Amsterdam.
  • Shlomi P.
    Shlomi PSeptember 21, 2015
    Dead animals. But so good!
  • Gary L.
    Gary LearnerSeptember 16, 2015
    Great food! But the host is unbelievably rude!!! We tried 3 times and every time were told the wait is over 2 hours and we should leave. The place is busy, but dealing with rudeness is not worth it!!!
  • Daniel S.
    Daniel SalasSeptember 16, 2015
    Ribs are just the best! Just fell in love
  • UC T.
    UC TSeptember 7, 2015
    Great for ribs; this place is the place i ate the best ribs in town; but unfortunately that wasn't last night...
  • dmitriy a.
    dmitriy andreevAugust 9, 2015
    I've tried pork and it was tasty. They can prepare your meal.
  • James M.
    James MorrisAugust 8, 2015
    Incredible spare ribs. So stoned.
  • Emily L.
    Emily LJuly 29, 2015
    Best grilled ribs in town though don't expect the fall off the bone BBQ type. Huge portions with straightforward service, always worth the wait.
  • Isadora N.
    Isadora NardyJuly 28, 2015
    Mixed ribs
  • Isadora N.
    Isadora NardyJuly 28, 2015
    One main dish is enough for two. Mixed ribs is delicious. The restaurant is like a beer bar and is small. We arrived 17:30h and after this people waiting 45 minutes.
  • Adrien M.
    Adrien MatusJuly 6, 2015
    Great ribs!!! Amazing place! Def worth the wait :)
  • Utku Ö.
    Utku ÖncüJune 30, 2015
    Best ribs in town but horrible and rude service. No reservation, first come first serve policy (ok) but you cannot seat the empty seats they put you where they want and there is always a waiting list
  • Orcun S.
    Orcun SolakJune 28, 2015
    Lamb shoulder is strongly recommended!!
  • Yusuf O.
    Yusuf OzturkJune 23, 2015
    Simply, unbelievable!!!
  • Emre B.
    Emre B.June 20, 2015
    Huge porsion, spared ribs is fine. Funny bartenders by the way:)
  • Harun B.
    Harun BulutlarJune 18, 2015
    Smoked and normal ribs are crazy
  • Steve E.
    Steve EirichJune 18, 2015
    Best meat in Amsterdam!
  • Adam R.
    Adam RossJune 17, 2015
    These are the best ribs you will ever eat. It is well worth the wait. The smoked ribs and incredible.
  • Adrián M.
    Adrián MorenoJune 16, 2015
    OMG the ribs! What ribs! Enormous portions, but be patient as you will probably have to wait for a while in the bar in front of the cafe. They don't take reservations
  • Mandy C.
    Mandy CJune 16, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Best ribs in town!!! 👌🏽 Great service!!! 👍🏼 Been coming here for 12-13 years and this place never disappoints! 🙌🏽
  • Meri W.
    Meri WilliamsJune 12, 2015
    Most excellent steaks, interesting seating
  • Özgür E.
    Özgür ErpekMay 23, 2015
    Lamb shoulder forever..
  • Marcos H.
    Marcos HernandezMay 2, 2015
    The best ribs in Adam. Smoked or not.
  • Ebru Y.
    Ebru Y1 day ago
    You have to wait for at least half an hour but it is worth it. Staff are funny and kind place is small and cute. Steak is better than ribs.
  • Tania S.
    Las mejores costillas! Porciones grandes. Esperar que te asignen mesa y podrían parecer rudos con esto, pero son muy amables y pasas un buen rato. música increíble mientras cenas y te tomas un trago
  • Fatma A.
    Etler cok guzel mutlaka gidilmeli ,rezervasyon almiyor ve cok bekleniyor ama deger☺️
  • Анастасия М.
    Это было что-то невероятное! Порция огромная! Лучшие ребра на планете. Советую свиные и картошку запеченную. Если не сильно голодны, берите одну порцию ребер на двоих.
  • Ali Ç.
    Ali ÇınarMarch 18
    Et leri guzel.Fiyat normal.
  • Sinem Ö.
    Etler çok lezzetli gerçekten. Porsiyon oldukça doyurucu.
  • Gülcan U.
    Kesinlikle tadı damağınızda kalacak😋
  • Emrah Y.
    Lamb shoulder, kesinlikle tek tercih. Ortaya baked potato. Muhteşemdi...
  • Işıl
    IşılFebruary 11
    Et isterken böyle birşey geldi ben şok😳 Harika bir et bir lezzet ortam fiyat.........
  • Mehmet B.
    Mehmet BOYLUFebruary 6
    Garson daha çok ceo gibi güler yüzlü de değil neyseki sorun çıkmadan yiyip güzeldi
  • Cem K.
    Cem KarciJanuary 28
    Az yağlı muhteşem rib steak'ler!! Şiddetle önerilesi!!
  • Maria I.
    Las costillas (ribs) y la patata cocida son TOP
  • derya y.
    derya yondarNovember 28, 2016
    Yediginiz ictiginizi sonuna kadar hak eden yer. Etleri elle yiyebilirsin ayiplayan gozler burada yok :) Kuzu pirzola efsane 👏👏👏
  • Sercan Y.
    Sercan YelkenNovember 23, 2016
    tek porsiyonu bir çift olarak rahatlıkla yiyebilirsiniz, yanına da escargot. şarabınızı da açın ve keyfini çıkarın. yalnız rezervasyon kabul etmeyen mekanda yaklaşık 1 saat beklemeyi göze almalısınız.
  • Joab G.
    Joab GalindoSeptember 28, 2016
    El mejor lugar para comer de TODA Europa! No mames las costillas y la papa al horno!!!
  • Andrey K.
    Andrey KunakhSeptember 19, 2016
    Просто оооочень вкусные ребрышки, порция как 4 стейка! Лучше брать одну на двоих, и просто классические - самые вкусные (цена около 17 евро, подача с капустой и соусами)! Пиво холодное и вкусное!!!
  • Ceyda A.
    Ceyda A.July 29, 2016
    Hafta ici 17:00 gibi aciliyor. Etin tadi bi degisik geldi,kaburgalar domuz eti diye ismarladigimiz dana omuzunu yiyemeyip kol gibi hesap odedik 😏
  • Didem E.
    Arkadaşlar tüm Türkler spareribs yemiş fakat spareribs domuz bilginiz olsun. Lamb shoulder ya da veal tavsiye ederim
    Upvoted May 22
  • Víctor M.
    Víctor MarquezApril 1, 2016
    Las costillas ahumadas (smoked) son las favoritas del lugar pero el pollo ahumado no tienen comparación! Es el mejor pollo que he comido fuera de México en mi vida!
  • Elif H.
    Elif HallaçoğluMarch 7, 2016
    Ribs mükemmel patates kesinlikle denenmeli harikaydı
  • Eren
    ErenFebruary 23, 2016
    Etler lezzetli, ortam küçük masa bulmak zor 30dk bekleyip barda zor yer bulduk. En iyisi için cannibale royal'e gidin. Gittikten sonra burayı deneyin. Kesin gelinmesi gereken bir yer değil.
  • Serhan Ö.
    Serhan ÖzçobanFebruary 20, 2016
    kuzu kol hem gözünüzü hem midenizi doyuruyor. yalnız kaburga (ribs) domuz eti.:-)
  • Omer K.
    Omer KurkcuJanuary 27, 2016
    Ambiyans ve white beer cok iyi. Etler muazzam.. kuzu kol 28 euro bira 3,80 euro. Her turlu eti guzel pisiriyorlar ve temiz. Gonul rahatligiyla yiyebilirsiniz.
  • Ali A.
    Ali AyyıldızJanuary 16, 2016
    2 saat sıra bekledikten sonra yemek yiyebildik ama bence yine de bir tavacı Recep usta değil 😃
  • Emre G.
    Emre GktsDecember 27, 2015
    Yediğim en güzel et burdaydı 👏🏻 aşçıya eline sağlık demeden çıkmayın!
  • Alexey D.
    Alexey DronovNovember 29, 2015
    Ребра и пиво!!! Лучшие
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