Museumrestaurant Tassenmuseum

Herengracht 573 1017 CD Amsterdam Netherlands Map
Average price €15.00
8,8 /10
356 reviews
15 reviews

About the restaurant Museumrestaurant Tassenmuseum

The Museum of Bags and Purses is located in a real House: a former mayor’s residence dating from the 17th century and which is now part of a UNESCO world heritage site known as the Amsterdam Canal Ring Area.

On the museum’s entrance level are two splendid period rooms with historic ceiling paintings created in the 17th and 18th centuries. Here, you can enjoy a festive High Tea or special lunch on reservation with a view of the enchanting Herengracht.

Restaurant prices

Average à la carte price
€15.00
(average à la carte price based on a two-course meal excluding drinks)

Drink prices

  • €6.00
    Bottle of mineral water
  • €4.00
    Glass of wine
  • €26.00
    Bottle of wine
  • €3.00
    Coffee
Prices and menu can change. Those prices don't take into account any promotion and are VAT included.

How to get to the restaurant Museumrestaurant Tassenmuseum

How to get there?

  • Car park We are best reached from the Stadhouderskade (s100), via the Westeinde-Frederikspark route and the Utrechtsestraat. You can park in parking garage Stopera (Waterloo square). On the Herengracht parking is also possible, but beware: it is often difficult to

Opening time

The Museum restaurant is open every day from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Services

Fabulous
8,8 /10
Only clients who have dined at the restaurant, after booking on TheFork, can leave their opinion.
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    70
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    100
  • 7
    26
  • < 7
    34
Food
8,7
Service
8,3
Setting
9,4
Value for price
Correct
Noise level
Quiet
Waiting time
Fast
46/356 reviews
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 1 Dec 2019
The museum is small but outstanding if you love bags, you will love it, I throughly enjoyed browsing at the beautiful masterpieces. And then we went onto afternoon tea wow what can I say, stunning is the word the surroundings are beautiful and golden and over looks the river, each and every course was amazingly presented and tasted out of this world, best afternoon tea I've ever eaten and I've tried quite a few. It is definitely a must if you visit Amsterdam it will not disappoint.
H.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 18 Oct 2019
This is an amazing museum. It’s a hidden treasure of a place. A really must do. You really can’t visit Amsterdam without visiting here and having afternoon tea. Loved this place. Would highly recommend.
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 15 Oct 2019
The dining room was beautiful, the service was very nice, and the teas, sandwiches and desserts were delicious and very high quality.
Merve E.
Explorer
(2 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 27 Sep 2019
You can have high tea in many places but only in Tassenmuseum you can feel like a princess. Especially if you are lucky to get a table with the canal view in a room surrounded with paintings, just enjoy every bite with your guests. We were very satisfied with everything, and will definitely come back :)
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
9,5 /10
Food
10
Service
8
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 16 Sep 2019
Regal and quiet room overlooking the canal. Classic high tea with a tasty soup and selection of small savouries, followed by scones, lemon curd and clotted cream, in addition to other sweets.
Claire H.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 31 Aug 2019
The food and venue are amazing! The view to the canal is nice and we had a lot of fun with the window view. The foods is well prepared and go well with the teas as well as the sweets.
D.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 28 Aug 2019
Wonderful! Everything was lovely! The pea soup was delicious and the desserts were devine. The hostess was very nice and I felt very relaxed whilst there
V.
(1 review)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
8
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 9 Aug 2019
We had booked the high tea at the museum. The service was excellent, The food was very good and the setting was superb. Fantastic high ceiling rooms with 19th century decoration. Highly recommended.
Melita V.
Explorer
(2 reviews)
Average Rating
7 /10
Food
8
Service
4
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 9 Aug 2019
More options of good high quality teas are needed to make it a real high-tea; the service was uneven, slow in the beginning; the 2 type of sandwiches (savories) are below a high-tea standard, but the cream soup was very nice. The cakes were good but the scone wasn't warm; the setting would require a nice table cloth, cloth napkins, some flowers on the table and possibly a light music (classics would fit fine).
Restaurant
Dear Melita,

Thank you for your review. Unfotunately, your experience of our high tea was not how we intend it to be. We want your visit to be lovely and delightful and just perfect.

If you send us an e-mail (info@tassenmuseum.nl), we will be able to send you a more personal response.

We would love to see you again sometime in our house!

Kind regards,

Team Museum of Bags and Purses
M.
(1 review)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
10
Service
8
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 3 Aug 2019
Expensive but very good quality teas and food! Perfect for a quiet moment and a nice chat. Really recommended if you like English cream tea and are in Amsterdam.
Gengsi S.
Adventurer
(2 reviews)
Average Rating
8,5 /10
Food
10
Service
4
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 27 Jul 2019
Everything was super nice, including food and atmosphere. But we are very disappointed at the services provided, the waitress are not too friendly and did not mention to us that the place is closing at 5, only abruptly disturbed our conversation and basically just tell us you need to leave at 5. Such a pity that a beautiful and elegant high tea place like this one have this kind of un-matching service. Even living in Amsterdam for almost 10 years, we expected better.
Sonia S.
Foodie
(15 reviews)
Average Rating
8,5 /10
Food
8
Service
8
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 13 Jul 2019
This is a excellent place for ladies to pamper and surround themselves in historic luxury. The service is attent, quick, and friendly. The etalagiere of savory & sweets are beautifully displayed. The 2 kinds of teas delicious (albeit limited), The scones, clotted cream & jams are not overly sweet. Sandwiches could use a bit more love and filling. But the best part is the interior, and if you have a table overlooking the water, the view. A perfect Dutch experience that satisfies the visual and culinary appetite.
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 13 Jul 2019
The whole experience was amazing! The wait staff was kind and courteous! The food was amazing and the presentation of the food was beautiful! I would definitely go again!
John F.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
10
Service
8
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 10 Jul 2019
We really enjoyed our afternoon tea. The quality of the food was excellent and the setting was lovely. There were 3 in our party and a round table would have been more conducive to conversation. The description of the tea on the website differed from what we were served. This was not a problem but customers should perhaps be made aware when booking that the menu could change.
W.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 27 Jun 2019
Thank you for a beautiful afternoon tea in gorgeous surroundings.
Much appreciate are request to sit by the window, it was so relaxing watching the boats on the canal.
Would definitely recommend a visit for anyone in Amsterdam!
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 10 Jun 2019
I booked the high tea as a special event with some of my cruise guests. It was the perfect choice as we enjoyed a great tea in a a beautiful setting.
Kate K.
Adventurer
(1 review)
Average Rating
4,5 /10
Food
4
Service
4
Setting
6
  • Meal date : 10 Jun 2019
Dry sandwiches - meat or cheese (half of us do not eat meat), scones hard and dry, we were not asked what tea we wanted but what we got was very weak. We then asked for strong tea but it was still weak. Everything for four of us piled onto one stand - not very appetising when it's all piled up. Two stands would have been much nicer. More like your photos. Wonderful, fascinating museum; shame about the 'High Tea'. Would not recommend it.
Restaurant
Dear Kate,

Thank you for your review. Unfotunately, your experience of our high tea was not how we intend it to be. We want your visit to be lovely and delightful.

If you send us an e-mail (info@tassenmuseum.nl), we will be able to send you a more personal response.

We would love to see you again sometime in our house!

Kind regards,

Team Museum of Bags and Purses
Alana B.
(1 review)
Average Rating
9 /10
Food
10
Service
8
Setting
8
  • Meal date : 11 May 2019
Had a lovely time! The food was delicious and the room was beauitful, but I wish there was a larger tea selection which we could choose from.
S.
(1 review)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 5 May 2019
Our whole experience was excellent, the food was perfect and the staff were very attentive and well informed. I would recommend this experience.
Suzanne K.
Adventurer
(2 reviews)
Average Rating
10 /10
Food
10
Service
10
Setting
10
  • Meal date : 5 May 2019
Classic High-Tea with family and friends was a perfect way to spend a few hours on a Sunday morning. Food, service and atmosphere was very pleasant; I would recommend this experience.
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