9 streets

The area between Leidsestraat and Raadhuisstraat is known as De 9 Straatjes (The 9 Streets), named after the nine side streets connecting the main canals in the city centre. Together they constitute a charming neighbourhood full of unique shops, trendsetting fashion and wonderful places to drink and dine.

Shopping areas

There are many places in and around the city to get your retail fix - with different areas offering different shopping experiences. Here's I amsterdam...
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Marie-Stella-Maris

Keizersgracht 357
1016 EJ AMSTERDAM
Sustainable beauty brand Marie-Stella-Maris is the brainchild of Patrick Munsters , former creative director of Amsterdam-based de...

Rapha

Wolvenstraat 10
1016 EP AMSTERDAM
The London-based sportswear brand has set up shop in the city centre with Clubhouse Amsterdam, where you can not only shop for new...

Kaldi

Herengracht 300
1016 CD AMSTERDAM
The true tea and coffee addicts head to Kaldi on the corner in De 9 Straatjes (The 9 Streets). For tea enthusiasts: 50 sorts of or...
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Ace & Tate

Huidenstraat 20
1016 ES AMSTERDAM
Named for the cellulose acetate from which the majority of its frames are formed, glasses company Ace & Tate cuts costs by elimina...

Terra

Reestraat 21
1016 DM AMSTERDAM
Pottery shop Terra stands out in the De 9 Straatjes (The 9 Streets) with its colourful and riotous shop window. Here they sell ant...
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Fabienne Chapot

Hartenstraat 7
1016 BZ AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam-based designer Fabienne Chapot debuted her now-iconic heart handbags and purses in 2006. Since then, the brand has skyro...

Hester van Eeghen Schoenen

Hartenstraat 1
1016 CA AMSTERDAM
The successful Dutch bag designer Hester van Eeghen has also created a brilliant shoe collection, for which she now has a separate...

Me Chicas

Gasthuismolensteeg 11
1016 AM AMSTERDAM
This charming little boutique, Me Chicas, in the 9 Straatjes (9 Streets) sells Mexican ‘hippy chic’ jewellery. Owner Debbie learne...

Beadies

Huidenstraat 6
1016 ES AMSTERDAM
The shiny beads and strass stones lure you into Beadies in the Huidenstraat.