Whether you’re looking for the best international cuisine, a local restaurant or food for a special occasion, you’ll find a recommendation to suit your palate and your wallet in the categories below. To make your own suggestions of your favourite places to eat, leave a comment or email Vicky Hampton.
Restaurant of the month!
The Amsterdam Foodie's current top five recommended restaurants:
- Jacketz (International)
Kinkerstraat 56 (Oud-West), 020 774 0640, website
Hearty filled jacket potatoes at a very reasonable price. A taste of England!
- Salsa Shop (Mexican)
Amstelstraat 32-A (Rembrandtplein), , website
Excellent tacos from this cheap and cheerful Mexican restaurant
- Smokin Barrels (American)
Beukenplein 22 (Oost/Watergraafsmeer), 020 693 3555, website
Fantastic surf 'n turf and gin & tonics meets excellent customer service. A winner!
- Trela Plein (Lunch and brunch)
Spaarndammerstraat 55 (Westerpark), 06 26300123, website
Greek bakery and cafe serving great coffee and pastries in the up-and-coming Spaarndammerbuurt
- Yummie (Asian)
Spaarndammerstraat 35 (Westerpark), 020 330 3985, website
Great sushi to eat in or take away in the Spaarndammerbuurt
And if you’re interested in more than just restaurants, check out my top picks of bars, markets and food shops in Amsterdam…