Looking for a delicious vegetarian restaurant in Amsterdam with lots of vegan options and organic ingredients? A tasty spiritual fairy tale! That’s an excellent description of the vegetarian restaurant Golden Temple, in Amsterdam. You find the oldest vegetarian restaurant of the Netherlands in the cozy Utrechtsestraat.
Vegan / vegetarian restaurant Amsterdam
The restaurant opened its door more than 40 years. Expect colourful, tasty and healthy dishes without meat or fish. As many as 70% of the dishes is “vegan” and a large part is gluten-free, signed with a ‘V’ and ‘GV’ is easy to find on the map.
On the menu you will find different salads, delicious curries, Indian thali, Iranian quinoa, and Italian pizza.
The kitchen team of this vegetarian restaurant in Amsterdam is international, with Chef Arben from Serbia, Guillermo from Mexico, Denchai from Thailand and Patricia being the waiter from Spain. Adishakti is the Tibetan dog. Colourful paintings on the walls reflect the spiritual outlook of owner, Michael Maasdijk, a flamboyant life artist.
The Golden Temple has a large number of regular guests. They come back for the excellent quality of the food that is prepared according to the principles of Kundalini yoga. And for the exotic travel experience, giving you the feeling that you’re just totally somewhere else.
Groups up to 30 people can be seated on the top floor of the restaurant for lunch or dinner. Golden Temple caters at various (yoga) festivals.
vegetarian, 70% vegan, organic: 70% vegetables, dairy products, eggs, butter, cheese, bread 50%, juices, tea, wine, raw cacao, coffee is organic and fair trade, green energy, CO2 compensation, eco cleaning products