Amsterdam

Food & Drinks

Sampurna

Indonesian Cuisine Comes to Europe Indonesian food is wildly popular in Amsterdam. Once part of its vast colonial empire, Pacific Islanders have been migrating to the Netherlands…

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Restaurant ‘t Zwaantje

An Authentic Dutch Restaurant Restaurant ‘t Zwaantje (the swan) is known for its traditional Dutch cuisine. Located in the center of Amsterdam for over 40…

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Stout!

Expect the Unexpected “Stout” is the Dutch word for “naughty.” Why would a restaurant have such a name, you ask? Because its menu changes every…

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Upstairs Pannekoekenhuis

Delicious Dutch Pancakes Dutch pancakes aren’t the same as their American cousins. More like hearty crêpes, pannekoeken come in both sweet and savory varieties. And the…

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Winkel 43

As American–or Dutch?–as apple pie. At first glance, visitors to Amsterdam may not understand why Winkel 43 is so popular. The restaurant is small, and…

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Pendergast

An American Smokehouse in Amsterdam Inspired by Prohibition-era Kansas City, Pendergast smokehouse caters to meat-lovers. In a nod to its European home, the restaurant aims…

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De Ysbreeker

Food Served with a Side of History De Ysbreeker has quite a history! Built in 1702, this café was named for the icebreaker ships that…

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Brouwerij ‘t IJ

Have a Windmill with Your Beer Back in 1985, a musician named Kasper Peterson decided to open a brewery inside a dilapidated Amsterdam bath house.…

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Brouwerij Troost

A Local Brewery Amsterdam is home to many breweries, but Brouwerij Troost is one of the most popular. Housed inside an old monastery, its cozy…

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Café Droog

An Unusual Hybrid Is it a café? Or is it a store? Café Droog is both of these things. Created by a Dutch design collective…

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De Kas

Produce as Fresh as It Gets Why bring the garden to the table when you can bring the table to the garden? Built in a series…

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Betty’s Vegetarisch Restaurant

Fine Vegetarian Dining in Amsterdam Vegetarians deserve a fine-dining experience just as much as any omnivore. Fortunately, Betty’s offers them that opportunity. The couple that…

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