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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Beautiful park with flower garden and playground. Also a football field and public barbecues. ”
  • 168 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Get the Turkish brunch on weekend days and you won't need food for the rest of the day :)”
  • 124 locals recommend
Plaza
“From here you can get easily with tram line 12 to Museumplein (Museumsquare)”
  • 50 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Lovely outside terrace next to the water and the park and wonderful pizzas!”
  • 66 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Restaurant and bar, good breakfast/dinner/dessert, nice terrace for the warmer days, very cozy”
  • 80 locals recommend
Elevated comfort food in a comfortable bar and restaurant
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“All you can eat brunch buffet of some quality, cozy and warm and you can stay as long as you like. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“Peaceful and kid-friendly place for breakfast and lunch. A nice playground is right next to it so you can enjoy lunch while the kids play. It's in the parc, so no worries about traffic. It's our favourite spot!”
  • 70 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
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“Great bagels and coffee, good for a quick take-away breakfast on your way ot the city center. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“Thai restaurant only a few minutes walking with quality traditional Thai meals and very friendly staff.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Indonesian Restaurant
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“You can't visit Amsterdam without having tried our Indonesian cuisine! This place is a family-run business which has been around forever. Definitely worth the visit, and just down the street. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Café
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“Best breakfast around! Nice and cosy to sit have a coffee and they serve yummy smoothies, not expensive. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Café
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“Best brunch place in town. Get the best shakshuka cooked by chef Willem and served by his wife.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Latin American Restaurant
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“Truelly an amazing Roti take away, if you would like to eat something at home. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“De Biergrill is a spot where you can settle down and relax while enjoying lots of tasty specialty beers. It is also a great place to eat, especially after a few drinks. They serve Snacks, Starters, Empanadas, Salads, Burgers, Spare Ribs, Steak, Chicken, Salmon, Fish & Chips, Satay, Vegetarian and more.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Birtat is the most popular Turkish restaurant in our area, and famous throughout Amsterdam. No pretenses, TL lighting, but great service, incredibly friendly staff and good food. Not too many options for vegetarians or vegans though. Kitchen is open until 1AM, so great after drinks or late work nights. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Scandinavian Restaurant
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“Swedish delicacies made with love and organic ingredients. Salads, soups, coffee, pastries, bowls... Vegan, veggie and carnivore options.”
  • 21 locals recommend