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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.

Shopping Centre
“The country’s late and legendary restaurant critic Johannes van Dam rated the herring sold at the fish stall on Osdorpplein as the best in the city. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“One of the few traditional windmills left in Amsterdam. Museum which tells the history of the wind mill and the activities it was used for during the years.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Italian restaurant, also take-out. Great pizza; Pizza La Bocca recommended!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Theatre
“The Meervaart Theatre brings in an eclectic mix of theatre, dance and music. Grab a bite beforehand at the highly popular Turkish restaurant Bir Bey.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy Turkish food! Just 10 min. away by tram from your stay. They have a nice view on the water. They serve waterpipes too.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Building
“Schiphol Airport is only 30 minutes away! Take tram 17 (direction: Osdorp Dijkgraafplein) to train station Amsterdam Lelylaan, then you can either take the train with direction Vlissingen, or the train with direction Hoofddorp.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 2 locals recommend
Airport Gate
“How to get there: By Car (30-40 mins) - Uber (normally about € 35 - 40) - Taxi via our hosting agency (€ 35) By public transport (40-50 mins) Bus 65 (direction Station Zuid): - go to busstop Archimedesweg (5 min walk around the corner) - ride it all to the end - Take the train to Schiphol (one stop only) ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Café
“The snackbar with the best french fries in the area. Definitely a must try! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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  • 1 local recommends
Chinese Restaurant
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“Canton Chinese Specialties. At 10 to 15 minutes walking distance. Great view over the Sloterplas.”
  • 6 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Establishment
“Ken-Ichi Sushi and Japanse Grill - Good quality and "All You Can Eat" concept.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“For wine, pasta, olives, tapenades, luxury breads and coffee with a sandwich”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Fabulous coffee overlooking the lake.sometimes live music.next door to a very good Chines restaurant , highly recommended . also next to a very trendy bar and another restaurant. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend