There's not much that beats a drink or dish on an Amsterdam terrace. When the sun is up many of the city's best cafés and restaurants have space for an outdoor terrace – many overlooking the canals or rivers. It makes a great meal that bit more special!

5 perfect picnic spots

Make the most of Amsterdam’s shy sunny days by heading off for a picnic away from the city-centre crowds. From grassy fields to foodie markets and a f...

Top terrace bars in Amsterdam

Experience Amsterdam with a drink in hand on a social summer evening. There are excellent terrace bars to be found in every neighbourhood and these ar...

Best terraces in Amsterdam

Whether you’re in the mood for canal-side cocktails, breathtaking rooftop views or craft beer and bitterballen at your local, these sun-soaked hotspot...

Paleis van de Weemoed

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 15-17
The Paleis van de Weemoed (‘Palace of Melancholy’) is a beautiful restaurant/cabaret theatre right in the heart of old Amsterdam. ...

Podium Mozaïek

Bos en Lommerweg 191
Podium Mozaïek is an international theatre and café-restaurant in Amsterdam-West. Their programme offers world music, theatre, dan...