clubs/nightlife

From cosy pubs to glitzy cocktail bars, from tiny hip-hop or rock clubs to arena-filling dance music events: when it comes to nightlife in Amsterdam, there are bars, gig venues and club nights to suit every taste. Amsterdam's nightlife is rich and easy-going.

New Year's Eve parties

Celebrating the new year brings a fresh start full of opportunity, new leaves and blank slates. How will you celebrate? Amsterdam goes all out on New...

King's Day parties & events

King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) must turn every other monarchy in the world green with envy as Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands turn a brig...

King's Night events & parties

King's Day must turn every other monarchy in the world green with envy as Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands turn a bright shade of orange to c...

LGBTI King's Day

One of the largest crowd-pullers of the year, King’s Day (formerly Queen's Day) in Amsterdam attracts visitors from all over the globe. A free-spirite...

All clubs

Amsterdam has big clubs with bigger-name DJs on the line-up as well as hip underground places and more laid-ba...

Drug warning ADE

There has been an official warning about dangerous ecstasy pills with high doses of MDMA circulating in Amsterdam.
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Dim Sum Now

Ferdinand Bolstraat 36
1072 LK AMSTERDAM
Flavours like Chinese-cabbage-duck-garlic-ginger and spinach-carrot-chestnut-mushroom make for a refreshing change from usual susp...
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Floor17

Staalmeesterslaan 410
1057 PH AMSTERDAM
Quite logically, the Floor17 sky bar is located on the 17th floor of the recently opened Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre. Floor17 d...

Café de Paris

Rokin / Nes 96 81/83
1012 KJ AMSTERDAM
This popular restaurant, cafe and bar in the heart of Amsterdam serves up French inspired dishes and an impressive range of wines ...

Club John Doe

Rembrandtplein 31
1017 CT AMSTERDAM
One of more recent clubs to join the mix at Amsterdam’s Rembrandtplein, Club John Doe is a vibrant party venue that’s open five ni...

Doka

Wibautstraat 150
1091 GR AMSTERDAM
Located in the basement of the Volkshotel, this luxurious cocktail bar serves up some of the finest drinks in Amsterdam in darkly ...

AIR Amsterdam

Amstelstraat 24
1017 DA AMSTERDAM
Risen from the ashes of the legendary club iT in Amsterdam's city centre, AIR is a house and dance club with an interior designed ...