De Bierkoning | Amsterdam,
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De Bierkoning
World Class based on 220 ratings
Type: Beer Store

Paleisstraat 125
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1012 ZL [ print map ]
+31206252336

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Hours: Mon-Sat 11.00 - 19.00 Sun 13.00-18.00


Mayor: Borresteijn (97) | Affiliated user(s) here bierkonijn | Bottles: 1300+


De Bierkoning

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Beer Available At De Bierkoning (arranged by most recent)
Arn Brouwerij IrisíPale Arn 41, Rooie Dop Ot The Explorer Double IPA 97, Prairie Artisan Ales Prairie Hop 99, De Molen Bommen & Granaten (Bourbon BA) 95, Klavervier Avercamp Barrel Aged , Duits & Lauret Extra Blond 67, Ashover Coffin Lane Stout 72, De Molen Braggot Brett 91, Kompaan 39 Bloedbroeder (Filliers BA) 93, Ramses Bier Naar de Haaien 49, Het Uiltje Flaming Ass-Owl 89, Hop Valley Vanilla Infused Porter (V.I.P.) 93, Rodenburg Bronckhorster Scrooge (8.5%) 84, Rodenburg Bronckhorster Rise & Shine 63, Emelisse LVSTRO 96, ít IJ Paasij 86, Het Uiltje Meneer de Uil (Ledaig BA) 96, De Molen Blikken & Blozen 96, Jopen Spoiled Little Brett 38, Surly Coffee Bender 98
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220 reviews for De Bierkoning
 Ambiance  80%
 Service  81%
 Selection  92%
 Food  10%
 Value  78%
 Overall  87%
 Rating  99%
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88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Cuso  (147) Bratislava, Slovak Republic | June 2, 2010
Excellent beer shop in Amsterdamís center. Wide selection of beer. In general prices are all right, I love this shop.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
Nuffield  (108) Roseville, Minnesota | May 31, 2010
Really really good beer store. The trays of Westy 12 and 8 are a starting point. I was particularly pleased with the highly rated De Molen beers and a few foreign goodies (Brewdog Tokyo*), but the clincher was the great selection of lambics downstairs. A bit scattershot in its organization and a bit cramped, but call that part of the charm. Great location, just a brief walk from the Nieuwe Kerk.
84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
konstifik  (36) , Sweden | May 23, 2010
Centrally located two-story, though still rather small, beer shop. Nice selection though, with a good mix of Dutch, Belgian, American and some other European beers. Has a couple of gems but a prices of course. Good prices in general though. Cracked Kettle is only a short walk from here and I would recommend to visit both places before buying anything.
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
dutchbeerpages  (77) Wilnis, Netherlands | February 18, 2010
There is nothing I can add here thatís new. Best beer store in the country, and the location is great. Just a little too small. The people working there know everything and are always friendly, even when just showing people the way to the railway station.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
hobbersr  (8) Lethbridge, Alberta | February 17, 2010
Well... Wow is all I have to say. When you walk in there is a glorious glass selection on your left. A very good "on the go" selection on your right. And then the fun really begins straight ahead. Iíve been in world class liquor stores, wine stores... But never have I seen a store so dedicated to beer. The Belgian section rivals (in quality) any store I saw in Brussles and Brugges. Then They had German, Scandinavian, American and Dutch craft brews upstairs. Everything on the shelf was worthy of bringing home. Then if you turn around, aged Westy, Rochefort, and Achel. Go downstairs and you will find a lambic playground. Damn. I canít imagine a better beer store. I only wished I had more room in my luggage.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
lassem  (34) Copenhagen, Denmark | January 28, 2010
De Bierkoning is a major beerstor in the heart of Amsterdam just off Dam. Cosy atmosphere with beers everywhere. The good thing is that you can get so many very good beers here. Lot of Trappists, Mikkellers, Molen and american stuff. The downside of having sooo many beers is that there is a lot of crappy beers too. So you can say that there is a beer for every costumer..but I guess I would prefer less beers that all was of good quality. Looking for beerglases this is the place to go. Nice staff
84
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
pivnizub  (468) Bochum, PorķřŪ, Germany | January 24, 2010
Smaller shop, located close to the Royal Palace, stuffed with a superb selection of great (international) beers; friendly service as well. Donít miss it !
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 17/20
Vaiz  (22) Den Haag, Netherlands | January 22, 2010
Nice beer shop that has an excellent collection, even some old beers. Also a great collection of glassware. Friendly service as well. Only the prices are a bit on the high side, but hey, I canít blame them.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
kromamc  (26) , Italy | January 8, 2010| Updated November 2, 2010
This beershop with the cracked kettle (that is near this one) are the best beershop that I have visited.... the bierkoning has also a great selection of glasses... great!
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Beerlando  (70) Orlando, Florida | September 3, 2009
Absolutely, hands down, the number one beer destination that I found on my trip to Amsterdam. De Bierkoning is a very cool little multi-level shop with an excellent beer and glassware selection. The staff was super friendly and even looked up some beers on RateBeer for me. Lambics are located on the lower floor (best selection I found on my entire trip), glassware on the ground floor, and the rest of the brews on the upper level. They had anything and everything De Molen it seemed, including an exclusive strong saison brewed just for them. For the most part, if it is brewed in the Netherlands and bottled, they have it. Their selection of Belgians also eclipsed that of any store I found in Belgium. Pricing was extremely reasonable. Fantastic beer store.

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