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products

simply sumptious fusion food. beautifully presented.

clientele

30-something movers and shakers.

service

staff are as courteous as the ritz-carlton's and with genuine smiles. knowledgeable too, up to the level of the complete range of ingredients of the thai spiced crab risotto [...]. any flaw here is solidly compensated by the staff's enthusiasm and friendl

interior

quite big to begin with. multi-level rai has a spacious ground floor which accomodates a well-lit 'n well-stocked bar [including our favourite stolichnaya flavoured vodka series], restaurant area and dance floor.

ambience

>> cocktail society <<

address

rembrandtplein 44 - 1017CV amsterdam

phone

+31 20 6267078

website

www.rain-amsterdam.com

author

andreas

date

14 september 2011

is it brand suicide or a stroke of genius to name your establishment after a weather condition so cursed in this country? i guess you can get away with it when applying the asian flavour injection which dilutes negative connotations while adding stimulating exoticism to the concept at the same time. mainly targeting an affluent thirty-something clan, rain tries hard to entice with slick decorum, fusion food and good service [i tell you: a rarity in this country].