De Bierkoning | Amsterdam,
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De Bierkoning
World Class based on 213 ratings
Type: Beer Store

Paleisstraat 125
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1012 ZL [ print map ]
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Hours: Mon-Sat 11.00 - 19.00 Sun 13.00-18.00

Mayor: Borresteijn (84) | Affiliated user(s) here bierkonijn | Bottles: 1300+

De Bierkoning

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Beer Available At De Bierkoning (arranged by most recent)
De Molen Hemel & Aarde (Wild Turkey BA) 99, Kaapse Brouwers Bea 96, ’t IJ / De Molen Double IPA 98, Emelisse White Label Barley Wine Makers Mark Bourbon BA 2014 98, De Prael / Oedipus Rubberen Robbie 78, Anchor Zymaster Series No. 1 California Lager 70, Brew By Numbers 01/06 Saison - Motueka & Lime 88, 8 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 97, Mikkeller Spontanale 94, Surly Coffee Bender 98, Summer Wine Oregon Pale Ale 91, BrewDog Libertine Black Ale 99, Coopers Original Pale Ale 21, Duits & Lauret Extra Blond , Emelisse / Nøgne Ø Grødziskie 45, Elav No War Rye IPA 81, Brewfist / De Molen Beautiful & Strange 63, Brewfist / De Molen / Toccalmatto / Ducato M.I.L.D. 82, Surly Hell 88, Mikkeller Drink’in the Sun 13 (0.3%) 36
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213 reviews for De Bierkoning
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  80%
 Selection  92%
 Food  10%
 Value  77%
 Overall  87%
 Rating  99%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
androman  (10) Maarssen, Netherlands | July 13, 2014
Nice store, a bit surprised how they can keep so many beers in such a small place. Staff is helpful, selection is probably the best in NL, they have some very rare beers, but I think it could be even better if they had a bigger place. They should have more German, British, eastern european, nordic and american beers. Shelves were not totally filled up, but I visited them on a Saturday afternoon, so I understand it. Prices are a bit higher than some other competitors, but I also understand it as it’s in the center of A’dam. The biggest cons is that I couldn’t find all the prices under to the bottles. Probably because they change their stock very often.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 20/20
moleha4  (18) , England | July 3, 2014
Excellent selection of beers, especially Dutch, Belgian & USA. Some German, Italian, Spanish & French. Made 3 visits 21, 24 & 29/6. There were some slight changes & additions to the stock even over this brief period.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
Jeroenhensen  (19) , Netherlands | June 24, 2014
Mooie winkel, gelegen net buiten het centrum, met zeer uitgebreid assortiment. Helaas was prijzig.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
k4rlos  (1) , Russia | June 15, 2014
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
RW80  (13) , Netherlands | June 7, 2014
Staff:Was quite helpfull, but a bit typical Dutch direct way,which could sometimes been wrongly interpretated as unfriendly. by foreigners. Anyway they more then helpfull to point out and dig up some rare items, which just came in, where not directly in the sales system and were the bottom of the boxes, which just arrived. When I showed interest in some specific items. Prices are a bit all over the place. hich I can understand hapening with a collection like they have. Collection: A good selection of Scandinavian, Uk, Belgian, US, Dutch, French brews. Some Italian, and a few Irish beers and some other countries in small amounts. I was onlky dissapointed by the German collection. But for the space bthey have they are doing an excellent job. Cleary worth a visit
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
thorongil2  (37) , Ontario | June 4, 2014
nice selection of US,UK, Dutch, and Belgian beers, with very cursory samples from other countries
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
timmckee03  (43) Toulouse, France | May 28, 2014
World class bottle shop, great selection from around the world. Lots of great European and Dutch micros plus outstanding, hard to find US beers. The bottom of the shop has great selection of sours/lambics. I bought a bottle of Pliney the Elder there, bottled less than 1 month before. Prices are not bad for the incredible selection. Will visit this shop every time I go to Amsterdam.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
tom10101  (172) Quebec | May 19, 2014
I went there on a Sunday afternoon. Small/medium store located close to Amsterdam center. Not too crowded when I went. Service was friendly and knowledgeable. Selection is really impressive, not because the quantity of bottles (which is really good), but mostly because of the quality. Pretty good selection from Netherlands, but also from UK (The Kernel, Siren, Thornbridge, Buxton +), USA (Prairie, Lost Abbey +), France (Mont Salève) and some lambics too (Tilquin Quetsche, some Cantillon +). The only little problem with the selection was the 1+ year old Pale Ale from Buxton and a couple of other breweries on the shelves. Prices are a tad high, but similar to what you can find in other European big cities. A really nice store with a superb selection and friendly staff. I would love to have a store like that in my neighbourhood.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Case  (20) , Germany | May 4, 2014
Tiny place, fantastic selection with some rarities, better selection of US beers than you can find almost anywhere else in Europe. Very friendly staff.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
larsniclas  (30) Billdal, Sweden | May 2, 2014
Great selection, friendly staff, great location, ok prices, loads of Dutch micros.

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