How we bring a taste of Italy to Amsterdam at TOZI
“TOZI”, whose name derives from a Venetian slang word used affectionately to mean “a group of friends”, brings a taste of Italy to the outskirts of Vondelpark with a Venetian-tapas cicchetti sharing concept. Italian Head Chef Luca de Santis and Restaurant & Bar Manager Francesco and their team, ensure that a truly authentic Italian experience is enjoyed by every guest, right from the sourcing of the finest Italian ingredients, to the secret touches that might even go unnoticed. Read on to discover some of our favourite hidden stories…
Everyone’s favourite Italian aperitivo gets a TOZI twist, thanks to our secret recipe that is aged in our very own barrel for 25 days and served tableside for added theatre.
TOZI Barrel Aged Negroni
A bathroom experience with a twist
Popping to the bathroom during your dinner takes a whole new turn at TOZI as you’ll enjoy Italian lessons played to you through the speakers during your visit. Impress your fellow guests by returning to your table with a new Italian phrase under your belt!
The most authentic Venetian cicchetti and Chef Luca’s signature dishes
Our sharing plate concept celebrates the Italian tradition of sharing great food with your favourite people, in this case in the form of Venetian ciccheti. From a Tuscan panzanella with Burrata d’Andria, to 48 month old San Daniele, Fried baby squid with Amalfi Lemon and Pizzettas & Focaccina fresh out the in-house pizza oven, dishes are served perfect to share.
Design elements and a trip to the movies
You can’t miss the TOZI entrance thanks to the vintage orange fiat that graces the walkway, sourced from Rome itself. Once inside, lose yourself in an Italian inspired book that line the shelves, or snuggle up next to the cozy fireplace in TOZI’s intimate bar as vintage Italian movies and black & white photographs adorn the walls.
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Visiting London soon? Pay a visit to the very first TOZI, located in London Victoria and you’ll find similarities to our Italian oasis in the heart of Amsterdam.