Amsterdam Cuisine: The Best Spots For A Delicious Dinner

LE PETIT BISTRO – The hotspot is a favorite among Amsterdam residents. Adjacent to Restaurant Bridges and overlooking the beautiful Garden Terrace, it has an authentic Parisian bistro charm. The interior has a warm, chic and urban atmosphere with marble tabletops and leather chairs. The internationally oriented menu has modern varieties of bistro classics, such as steak tartar and creme brulee. Guests can also savor delicious cocktails, local specialty drinks, aperitifs, wines by the glass or a cup of coffee. The kitchen is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.

Le Petit Bistro

HUMPHREY’S RESTAURANTS – At Humphrey’s you can enjoy a delicious and variated three course set menu for a fixed price of €25,95. Their seasonal menu offers six options per course. All of the Humphrey’s restaurants can cater to large groups but are also suitable for romantic dinners for two or family dinners. With two great locations in the city centre, there is always a table available for you. Be welcome at their venue at Spuistraat 267 or Nieuwezijds Kolk 23!

JAMIE OLIVER’S FIFTEEN – Do you want to have a nice dinner at an exclusive location? Don’t look any further. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen is established in an old warehouse with great atmosphere and view over the IJ river. In Fifteen’s kitchen you will find 15 motivated apprentices who have faced big challenges in their live. At Fifteen they get the chance to change their life forever. On our menu you will find local, sustainably produced ingredients of the highest quality.

LA PURETE COFFEE – La Purete is a bright and friendly coffee house located in the heart of Amsterdam, specialising in organic Arabica coffee beans imported from Vietnam. Sit back and enjoy coffee made from freshly roasted beans, traditional Vietnamese drip coffee or a wide selection of organic tea, with over 50 flavours to choose from. La Purete also serves breakfast, lunch, homemade sandwiches and cakes, healthy smoothies and refreshing cold drinks. The interior is welcoming and light, with plenty of wood and modem design touches. And if it’s sunny, you can sit outside and soak up the hustle and bustle of central Amsterdam.

La Purete Coffee
La Purete Coffee

SHAHJAHAN INDIAN RESTAURANT – Shalijahan Indian restaurant in the heart of Amsterdam is the heart and soul of many Amsterdammers, Indian and Dutch alike. Authentic and aromatic Indian food at Shalijahan touches the right chords making every visit an everlasting experience for the visitors. The chef and staff here vouches for unforgettable experience for first time as well as repeat customers. Eat it to believe it!

DE ROODE LEEUW – Restaurant De Roode Leeuw dates back to 1911 and enjoys an outstanding reputation. It’s renowned for its Dutch regional specialties such as mussels, herring, “stamppot” and green pea soup. The interior is cozy with wooden panels, Art Deco elements and beautiful carvings. The restaurant is a unique meeting point in the heart of the city, located at Damrak, just two steps from Dam Square. At any time of the day you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, a drink or an intimate meal. Between noon and 6 pm the menu offers small snacks, salads, sandwiches and a variety of hot dishes. From noon until 10 pm there is an a la carte menu featuring both Dutch regional specialties and more international dishes. Become acquainted with the delightful creations of our chef. It is a good idea to book your table in advance!

BAR JACKSON DUBOIS – While he continues his constant journey and explorations, world traveller Jackson Dubois found his new home in Amsterdam. From Wednesday until Saturday, Bar Jackson Dubois will share the special memories of a world explorer at the Spui. When the hands of the clock are superposed, Caffe Esprit transfers into a stylish bar with remarkable food and drinks. Same location; a complete different experience. This is Jackson Dubois’ world. Bar Jackson Dubois serves up the memories of a world traveller. The menu is filled with authentic tastes from across the whole world.

Bar Jackson Dubois

LUCIUS SEAFOOD – For more than 40 years Lucius Seafood restaurant, in the heart of Amsterdam, has been a reliable address for the true gourmets who love seafood. A restaurant where quality, service and atmosphere are highly valued. Lucius seafood restaurant serves fresh oysters, lobster, Dover sole, a large variety of North sea fish, crustaceans, shellfish and culinary surprises in a traditional Amsterdam setting. The kitchen opens at 5pm for early dinners and stays open till midnight for your late night meal or your champagne and oyster start of the “night in town” supper. Lucius seafood restaurant is open seven days a week and is visited by locals and guests from all over the world and the menu is available in nine different languages.

DE BIJENKORF KITCHEN – De Bijenkorf Amsterdam is an inspiring, trendsetting and dynamic department store. What sets de Bijenkorf Amsterdam apart is its wide range of collections, original themes, events and international brands and private labels in fashion, cosmetics, accessories, homewares, media and travel. The ‘Meester Banket Bakker’ on the 4th floor is famous for old-fashioned pastries and chocolates. The cafes and de Bijenkorf Kitchen restaurant are true de Bijenkorf crowd-pleasers. De Bijenkorf is the multibrandstore of the Netherlands with international brands such as Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Burberry, Chloe and Gucci. On the first floor, on the men’s clothing side, there you’ll find Dam Cafe, a nice little cafe with an amazing view of the Dam.


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