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Yam Yam Trattoria Pizzeria

Italian trattoria and wood oven pizzeria

Unparalleled and inexpensive pastas and pizzas (from wood oven!) in a hip and casual atmosphere where you can eat outdoors on the terrace. Yam Yam is the Dutch translation of "yum yum" – the sound you make when you eat delicious food.

Menu

The trattoria menu offers good meat and fish dishes, homemade desserts and has delicious pasta's. It is not the casual Italian but more like a modern restaurant. But you can also go there for the pizza, which has a thin crust, is baked in a wood oven and generously garnished with fresh ingredients.

Yam Yam pizza

The house specialty is the Yam Yam pizza with biological smoked ham, mozzarella, tomato sauce, rucola, Parmesan and truffle sauce - and a thin and crispy pizza dough. Simply delicious!

Interior

The decor is simple with a casual and clean feel to it. The restaurant is split into two spaces with an open kitchen and the wood oven for pizza prominently featured behind the nicely white tiled counter. It has a dense feel to it as both rooms are filled with lots of small tables. In the summer there is a terrace outside.

Yam Yam is a favourite of locals as well as of travellers. Well worth the trip just outside (west) of the Jordaan, but be sure to book in advance as it is usually quite busy.

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Restaurant YamYam

Frederik Hendrikstr 88-90
Amsterdam (West)

official website
www.yamyam.nl


Opening hours

Sun 17:30 - 23:30
Mon closed
Tue 17:30 - 23:30
Wed 17:30 - 23:30
Thu 17:30 - 23:30
Fri 17:30 - 23:30
Sat 17:30 - 23:30


Cuisine

Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian


Prices

around € 80

"meal for two with wine" includes 2 average starters, 2 average main courses, a bottle of house wine, and 2 cups of coffee




the crispy Yam Yam pizza with biological smoked ham, mozzarella, tomato sauce, rucola, Parmesan and truffle sauce



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