Bos en Lommer and De Baarsjes

Celebrating diversity around every corner

Venture out to the west of the city, and discover Bos en Lommer & De Baarsjes, two districts that are becoming hipper and more happening faster than you can say “BoLo”. Boasting cool cultural establishments, green open spaces and a young, and multicultural crowd, this increasingly popular slice of Amsterdam is rapidly expanding into one of the city’s most dynamic creative outposts.

Local hotspots

Café Restaurant Edel

Postjesweg 1
1057 DT AMSTERDAM
Café-restaurant Edel is located in a former technical school for silversmiths in West. This beautiful state monument, Het Sieraad ...

Frits

Jan Evertsenstraat
1057 BV AMSTERDAM
Frits is the place to enjoy a hip burger and foamy beer in Amsterdam West. Considered a beer garden, it has 12 tap brews, and 40 c...

Partisan Amsterdam

Admiraal de Ruijterweg 79
1057 JZ AMSTERDAM
Wine and food: it’s a perfect pairing, which is why Partisan Amsterdam is highlighting the two in this new café in De Baarsjes.

White Label Coffee

Jan Evertsenstraat 136
1056 EK AMSTERDAM
You know you’re guaranteed a good cup of coffee, and the farmers are guaranteed a good price for their beans, at White Label Coffe...

Selma's

Jan van Galenstraat 70
1056 CC AMSTERDAM
Take a quick culinary trip to Scandinavia while at Selma’s, a bakery and café located in Amsterdam West.

RADION

Louwesweg
1066 EA AMSTERDAM
This creative space, located in a former medical office building in Amsterdam’s District of Nieuw-West hosts art, music, dance and...

De School

Dr Jan van Breemenstraat 1
1056 AB AMSTERDAM
Taking over a former school building in Amsterdam West, De School is nightclub, restaurant and cultural complex with a 24 hour lic...

De Marktkantine

Jan van Galenstraat 6
1051 KM AMSTERDAM
Housing a theatre, a restaurant, a club and creative workspaces all under one roof, there’s always a lot going on at De Marktkanti...

Rembrandtpark

Orteliuskade 57
1057 AL AMSTERDAM
Located in Amsterdam West, the Rembrandtpark is an ideal place to sit out in the sun and enjoy a picnic. The park is a green oasis...

Restaurant DS

Dr Jan van Breemenstraat 3
1056 AB AMSTERDAM
Restaurant DS is located in the open workshop of De School, the former technical school in Amsterdam West which is now a vibrant c...

Bar Spek

Admiraal de Ruijterweg 1
1057 JT AMSTERDAM
Set on the edge of Amsterdam’s newly hip Baarsjes neighbourhood, this café is perfect for lounging with coffee, or happy hour drin...

Bar Baarsch

Jan Evertsenstraat 91
1057 BS AMSTERDAM
Super cosy, atmospheric café for lunch and dinner that offers charcoal-grilled fish and meat. Test your grey cells at their pub qu...

Kopjes Cat Café

Marco Polostraat 211
1057 WK AMSTERDAM
Following in the paw prints of Tokyo, New York and London, Amsterdam's first cat café opened in April 2015 thanks to a successful ...

Wilde Westen Amsterdam

Bos en Lommerplantsoen 1
1055 AA AMSTERDAM
One of the best foodie hangouts in Bolo, Wilde Westen Amsterdam has a delicious menu of breakfasts, sandwiches, salads and tasty w...

PUCK

Jan Evertsenstraat 747
1061 XZ AMSTERDAM
The first air-hockey hall in Europe, with no less than 16 air hockey tables to play on. Dazzlingly dynamic, with lots of coloured ...

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