Eating out in Amsterdam

Whether you're looking for Michelin standard cuisine or a cosy local joint, you'll find plenty to please your palate in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam restaurants

Amsterdam certainly holds its own on the restaurant front, offering a culinary melting pot reflective of the city itself. Restaurants offer everything a hungry visitor craves: from Indonesian to tapas, and from Mediterranean to modern Dutch. So read on for our selection of the best cafes and restaurants in Amsterdam.

Dining out in Amsterdam

Dining out top 10s

The best vegetarian restaurants in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has long been on-trend when it comes to the sheer number of vegetarian restaurants in the city, but 20 years ago the emphasis seemed to be o...
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10 x budget restaurants in Amsterdam

You’re looking for somewhere to eat out in Amsterdam, but you’re strapped for cash; we’ve all been there. Luckily, Amsterdam has you covered. The city...
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10 restaurants worth travelling to from Amsterdam

Whether your taste buds are craving Michelin star sophistication, Dutch seaside dining or a fashionable modern eatery, there are plenty of delicious r...
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Top 10 Mexican restaurants

If you’re craving Mexican food, Amsterdam won’t disappoint. Mexico may be on the other side of the world, but you’ll still be able to find authentic L...
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Child-friendly cafés and restaurants in Amsterdam

Going out with your children to grab a bite to eat or something to drink can be a challenge. But there are plenty of places in Amsterdam where you can...
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Top 10 winter food spots

Indulging in rich, hot comfort food is one of the best things about winter; it’s up there with sitting next to a roaring fire, ice skating on th...
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20 breakfast and brunch spots in Amsterdam

Although breakfast is the most important meal of the day, the majority of culinary attention always seems to be lavished upon evening dining. But with...
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Best Dutch food restaurants in Amsterdam

To truly experience all that Amsterdam has to offer, you’ve got to go all out and embrace the cuisine of the country. Sample the food the locals love ...
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Pancakes! Amsterdam

Best pancake restaurants in Amsterdam

Every day is Pancake Day in Amsterdam! So work up that appetite and take a look at I amsterdam’s selection of 10 favourite spots at which to sam...
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Pre-theatre dining in Amsterdam

Luckily for theatre-goers, Amsterdam’s food scene is as expansive and diverse as its cultural offering. When you’re en route to a ballet, concert, spo...
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Dutch foods to try in Amsterdam

From mini pancakes to croquettes from a vending machine, Amsterdam offers the hungry traveller plenty of unique culinary experiences. Don't go home wi...
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10 places for a healthy lunch in Amsterdam

Take a break from sightseeing — and snack-tasting — with a wholesome lunch that’s both nutritious and delicious at some of the best healthy lunchrooms...
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Top 10 burger places in Amsterdam

Gourmet burgers are a thing of beauty, and they’re here to stay. Amsterdam has a huge choice of places to satisfy your meat cravings, from build-your-...
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