Our favourites on the east side


Where to go in Amsterdam? Here are our favourites on the east side of Blue Amsterdam


Restaurant and café Kadijk | Nice and quiet terrace from where you can look at old Amsterdam houses | Kadijksplein 5 | Merel’s favourite

Plantage | One of the prettiest places in Amsterdam to have dinner, overlooking the Artis Zoo | Plantage Kerklaan 36 | Jasmijn and Colin’s favourite

Loulou Pizzabar | Small menu with artisanal pizzas | Weesperzijde 42A | Jasmijn’s favourite

George Marina | Posh place, but friendly staff and great location next to the Amstel river | Spaklerweg 10A | Jasmijn’s favourite

Vijfnulvijf | Because of the variety of tasty Asian street-food and kind staff my favo place to have dinner | Insulindeweg 505 | Tessa’s favourite

Zoku | Share honest food on their long communal tables on a rooftop with hammocks | Weesperstraat 105 | Maïté’s favourite


Bar Basquiat | Very cool terrace with friendly staff, a lot of choice in craft beers and very nice Thai food | Javastraat 88-90 | Lieve’s favourite

De Biertuin | Cosy (heated) terrace where you can stay outside all night and look at the Oosterpark | Linnaeusstraat 29 | Diede’s favourite

Club Prime, Panama en Escape | Clubs to dance the night away | Rembrandtplein | Susan’s favourite Duke of Tokyo | Cool bar with karaoke rooms | Reguliersdwarsstraat 37 | Susan’s favourite

Bar Joost | Only locals and Amsterdam brewed beers | Molukkenstraat 33 | Wai-Han’s favourite

’t Nieuwe Diep | Taste lots of different jenevers on the beautiful terrace of this distillery | Flevopark 13 | Wai-Han’s favourite

Feijoa | Very good cocktails | Vijzelstraat 39 | Joris’ favourite

Café Langereis | Cafe with live music on Tuesday and Sunday night | Amstel 202 | Gregory’s favourite


Park Frankendael | Beautiful park for a stroll on a sunny day | Jasmijn’s favourite

Flevoparkbad | One of the prettiest public swimming pools | Insulindeweg 1002 | Loes’ favourite

Hortus botanicus | Botanical garden | Plantage Middenlaan 2 | Jasmijn’s and Susan’s favourite

Vergulden Eenhoorn | Old city farm from 1702 with a lovely garden to have drinks in the middle of Amsterdam | Ringdijk 58 | Colin’s favourite


Artis Zoo | Oldest zoo of The Netherlands, great place on a rainy and a sunny day | Plantage Kerklaan 38 | Merel’s favourite

Mooie Boules | Indoor French market square where you can play boules. We had our staff party here! | Zeeburgerpad 3

Brouwerij ’t IJ | We love their beers! Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 14.30 there is an English tour around this Amsterdam brewery | Funenkade 7