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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Brewery
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“My favorite local brewery, located in a windmill! Can it get any more Dutch than this? ”
  • 709 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“There is a lot to see and do in Amsterdam, all depending on your taste. If we were in the neighborhood, you could run into us and other locals at Roest. If the weather is nice, nothing beats Amsterdam Roest (5-10 min walk) at Jacob Bontiusplaats. At an old factory location, Roest has a pseudo beach area, a rough edged arty atmosphere and plenty of cold drinks.”
  • 328 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Reachable via a couple of pedestrian/bike bridges from the NEMO Science Museum, this cool, laid-back waterside cafe is built from recycled materials and has a fantastic leafy beer garden. Join the arty crowd enjoying the sunshine at brightly coloured picnic tables under the trees. If the weather's no good, cosy into a vintage armchair by the fire inside.”
  • 362 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“CENTRE: ( Neighbors of the city zoo 'Artis' ) Restaurant De PLANTAGE. For Brunch, Lunch, Dinner. Beautiful space with excellent interior. A bit more pricey, but a gorgeous setting with delicious food. A good reason to jump on the tram or bike for a little expedition to a different area of the city. HOURS: Monday ‑ Sunday 10:00 AM ‑ 1:00 AM Monday ‑ Friday 9:00 AM ‑ 1:00 AM Address: 36 Plantage Kerklaan Amsterdam-Centrum, NH 1018 CZ ”
  • 129 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is maybe the best seafood restaurant in Amsterdam. Located in Noord, across the water, reached by metro or ferry, this old warehouse turned restaurant has fresh fish every day. Great for a gin Tonic as well. You wont run into too many tourists here, and the vibe is very chill. Food is amazing.”
  • 97 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Top-name house & techno DJs & live acts fill the vast dance floor of this waterside warehouse club. Oostelijke Handelskade 4. www.panama.nl ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“There is a lot to see and do in Amsterdam, all depending on your taste. If we were in the neighborhood, you could run into us and other locals at Puerto Pata Negra (5 min walk) at Oostelijke Handelskade. Decent Spanish tapas, run by actual Spanish, great atmosphere.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Colorful spot for Southeast Asian street food
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“Just 5 minutes walking from the appartment you will find restaurant Happyhappyjoyjoy. This restaurants serve great asian dishes! A little asian place near Amsterdam central station.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“Nice coffee's and breakfast, located in nearby and upcoming Czaar Peter straat. Many nice exclusive shops here. Nominated for Hollands best shopping street '15.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Trendy place for drinks and food (expensive) but you can run into fameuze people like Carmen Diaz or international Photo models the place to be for trendy people”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Modern, compact spot serving clever gourmet burgers, along with lemonades & shakes.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Very good breakfast underneath an old 17th century mill. Nice terrace too :)”
  • 32 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Best breakfast / brunch you can get :) Veggie brekkie has everything you dream of - Huevos Rancheros an amazing choice as well :)”
  • 28 locals recommend
Indonesian Restaurant
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“The founder of this restaurant always cooked the most delicious Indo dishes for her friends and family. She was known for her secret ingredients that made everything taste heavenly. The restaurant inside is small but the terrace is large. Booking in advance is not possible, so visit early in the evening. The Indian mackerel is our personal favorite.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A warehouse where they serve two specialities: steaks and pizza. Both are to die for. There is plenty of room for children to run around. The food is very honest, fresh and nutritious.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great international restaurant a little more expenive than others but if you like to go for a nice dinner with a good wie this is the place.”
  • 36 locals recommend