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:
- Cafe de Klepel (French)
Prinsenstraat 22 (Jordaan), 020 623 8244, website
French food and wine in a relaxed but romantic setting
- Jun (Indonesian)
Frederik Hendrikstraat 98 (Westerpark), 020 785 9185, website Book now
Authentic Indonesian food - ask for extra chilli if you like it hot!
- Little Saigon (Asian)
Zeedijk 88-90 (Nieuwmarkt), 020 737 2491, website
Great Vietnamese hole-in-the-wall for spring rolls, pho and banh mi
- Salsa Shop (Mexican)
Amstelstraat 32-A (Rembrandtplein), , website
Excellent tacos from this cheap and cheerful Mexican restaurant
- 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
And if you’re interested in more than just restaurants, check out my top picks of bars, markets and food shops in Amsterdam…