New restaurants pop up out of nowhere in Amsterdam every day and that makes it très difficile to find the real highlights. Time for a list with the best, new hotspots in Amsterdam!
House Bar / photo: Laure Joliet Studio
1. Bar Fisk, Eerste Sweelinckstraat 23
New fishbar in de Pijp with tasty cocktails, a nice terrace and excellent late night dining possibilities!
Israël meets Barcelona. Click HERE for the full post about this cool new place.
Bar Fisk Facebook Page
2. The Avocado Show, Daniël Stalpertstraat 61
A dream for everybody with a ‘small’ Instagram addiction. Works of art, with the main ingredient, what a surprise, the avocado. Click HERE for some envious Instagram shots.
The Avocado Show Facebook Page
3. Escobar, Eerste Sweelinckstraat 10
This brand new, Spanish gastrobar, with a criminally good name and even better interior, opened last week in de Pijp! This new concept, developed by Ron Blauw, is located in the old bathhouse.
Escobar Facebook Page
4. I-Scream Waffle, Foodhallen, Bellamyplein 51
Finally over from New York! Crispy, folded Egg Waffles with scoops of ice cream and extremely photogenic toppings! Instagram heaven and you will hear angels singing to you after that first bite…
I-Scream Waffle Facebook Page
5. Café Amoi, Kinkerstraat 53
G&T’s, Bintang beers and delicious, authentic, Indonesian food in a super cosy interior. Great spot for a date. Bring some mints though for the ‘l’Eau the Garlic’, but ah well, you both had it anyway!
6. Miss Louisa Coffee & Beignets, Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal
This small counter opens every day at 06:30 in the morning for your daily cafeïne shot and delicious, homemade beignets to go! Will it be caramel, vanilla, chocolate or forest fruits?
Miss Louisa Coffee & Beignets
7. Wyers Bar & Restaurant – House Bar, Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 5
Killer cocktails and American comfort food in the heart of the city. Studio Modijefski, also responsible for the stunning Kanarie Club at the Foodhallen, took care of the interior. House Bar has its own entrance at the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal!
Click HERE for the website.
8. Sticky Fingers, Amstelveenseweg 3
A whoooole lot of pink, sweetness and damn good coffee: that is what this eco-patisserie in the south of Amsterdam is all about. Homemade & organic. Excellent spot for coffee dates!
9. Restaurant Zuid, Stadionweg 316-320
New spot by renowned chef Michiel van der Eerde, who is also responsible for the succes of the succesfull Baut restaurants and restaurant C: one of my favorite restaurants in the city!
Restaurant Zuid Facebook Page
10. Mylk, Strawinskylaan 77
Delicious, guilt-free breakfast and lunch options close to station Amsterdam Zuid. Fish and dairy is available too. Hip porridge bar with plant-friendly comfort food!
Mylk Facebook Page
11. Zappas, IJdok 87
Restaurant & cocktail bar inspired by the Moroccan city Casablanca, read: extremely cosy. Art deco, Frank Zappa and colouring outside the lines: that is what they like here.. me too;-)
12. Libertine Café, Wolvenstraat 22
New hotspot by Casper Reinders in the 9 Streets with easy going, Italian food in a, as always, stunning interior. Check out my post about restaurant Lion Noir HERE, one of my favorite hangouts, to see what this guy does with interiors.
13. Bo Nam, Lange Leidsedwarsstraat
Vietnamese highlights in the back part of cosy Bo Cinq, close to Leidseplein. Another venue by Casper Reinders. Such a busy guy!
14. Mr. & Mrs. Watson, Linnaeuskade 3
Vegan comfort food in the heart of Amsterdam East with the most Instagrammable cheesecake you have ever seen, waffles, pizzas, wraps, pad thai and a looooot of other options to satisfy your sweettooth.
15. Broers, Rooseveltlaan 67
Favorite spot in my neighbourhood: de Rivierenbuurt, with a beautiful interior and a cosy terrace with fire baskets. This is no newy on the block anymore, but they launched dinner this week for thursdays, fridays and saturdays! Oh, and the Scroppinos are made at your table.. A reservation is requested.
Psssst, opening soon:
16. Café Keyser, Haarlemmerplein 3
The men of the popular Breakfast Club are launching a brand new hotspot at the Haarlemmerplein, including a giant, all day sun, terrace with seats for over 100 people. Yaaasssss! The menu is inspired by the Italian and French kitchen.. Can’t wait!
Café Keyser Facebook Page
Did you check out the last post with new hotspots in Amsterdam? Click HERE for the post!