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Great restaurants in Amsterdam

Looking for great restaurants in Amsterdam? Then you’ve come to the right page. The city has more than 3,800 restaurants, including in the city center and in Amsterdam North, East, South and West. Besides the vast locations, the cuisine varies to every corner: from fish restaurants, Italian, vegan, veg, Thai to the terraces of Amsterdam. We have listed the most fun, the tastiest, the most unique and the best places for you when it comes to restaurants in Amsterdam.

Great restaurants in Amsterdam:

1. De Silveren Spiegel - Michelin guide restaurant Amsterdam

De Silveren Spiegel is one of the best restaurants in Amsterdam. Chef Yves van der Hoff’s culinary delights are therefore rightly recommended by the Michelin Star Guide. The 26-year-old chef knows how to perfectly convey the combination of style, tradition and hospitality to his visitors.


On weekends, be surprised by a 6-, 7- or 8-course menu from the chef himself.

2. Bunk - Lots of veggie options

At restaurant Bunk in Amsterdam North you can go for your daily cup of coffee early in the morning, a delicious veggie lunch and a homemade gin after your favorite dinner. The beautiful entourage with modern art gives you a pleasant feeling that is enhanced by the friendly staff.

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

The rendang is one of their signature dishes – Also available vega.

Hagedoornplein 2 – Amsterdam Noord

3. Bhatti Pasal – Restaurant Amsterdam West

An authentic Nepali Restaurant in the heart of Amsterdam West. The distinct flavors combined with the colorful dishes excite all your senses. Tika Pun, the chef of Bhatti Pasal, is happy to take you into the local cuisine of culinary past in Nepal.

Lunch & dinner

An authentic Nepali Restaurant in the heart of Amsterdam West.

Voetboogstraat 23 – Amsterdam West

4. Linguini – Best Italian in Amsterdam!

At Tratoria Linquini you enjoy freshly made pasta and all shapes, types and sizes. You enjoy a shared antipasti (appetizer), then choose one of the many fresh pastas. Of course, you end this meal with a fresh Tiramisu or Sgroppino.

Lunch & dinner

At Tratoria Linquini you enjoy freshly made pasta and all shapes, types and sizes.

5. Momo – Best restaurant Amsterdam center

Momo lets you enjoy Asian fusion dishes in an elegant and minimalist setting. Neat service, fresh ingredients and perfect combinations make for luxury at one of the best restaurants in downtown.

Lunch & dinner

Order the sushi menu – not cheap, but delicious.

Hobbemastraat 1 – Centrum van de stad

6. Thai Thai Poppetje – Thai Restuarant Amsterdam

An authentic family business in a modern setting. Thai Poppetje is one of the best Thai Restaurant in Amsterdam. They grow their own vegetables in the garden which are then prepared according to traditional methods in Thai dishes. In addition to the chopsticks, you’ll find a basket of fun games to make your evening complete.


Khao Soi, delicious egg noodle curry with fried chicken.

7. Bistro Suzette - With lovely terrace

A contemporary bistro in the heart of the city. Take a seat for a delicious dinner or just a good glass of wine. You can take a seat on their canal-side boat terrace during the warm months of the year. A moment of pure happiness in the sun.


The Sea Bass is one of the tastiest dishes on their menu.

8. Mr. & Mrs. Watson – Award winning Vega restaurant

A 100% Vega restaurant, from menu to interior design. The owners have made every effort to create a fantastic menu with an eye for the future of mother nature. In doing so, nothing has been done at the expense of the distinct flavors that accompany the dishes.

Lunch & dinner

You really must try the Prosecco fondue!

9. Ken Sushi - Japanese seafood restaurant Amsterdam

At Ken Sushi, you sit at the bar across from chefs, giving you an explicit glimpse into Japanese cuisine. During the Omakase menu, you’ll be surprised by the dishes chosen by Ken himself. He serves the sushi as in a traditional sushi bar in Tokyo, using the freshest fish.

Late lunch & diner

Be completely surprised by the chef and enjoy.

10. The Japanner - Delicious finger foods

De Japanner has become a household name in De Pijp, Amsterdam West and Strandeneiland. Here you can enjoy delicious Japanese finger food, beers and sake. Take a seat at one of the cozy tables (on the terrace) and enjoy delicious dishes and drinks until late at night.

Lunch & dinner

Uramaki and the inside out rolls – the way they really should be.

11. George - Terraces Amsterdam

George is a group of restaurants in the capital of the Netherlands. At George Asia, for example, you will enjoy Asian dishes. At George WPA you sit on the terrace of Willemsparkweg. And at the different George Bistro you enjoy fresh fish, finger food and salads.

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Oysters Rockefeller with spinach and Hollandaise sauce – to lick your finger.

12. Loetje – Restaurant de pijp

Loetje is a concept restaurant throughout the Netherlands and is known for its delicious steak á la Loetje. The perfectly tender piece of meat swims in deliciously seasoned gravy. It will make your mouth water. Take a seat at one of the cozy tables inside or on the terrace of Loetje.


Steak tenderloin Bal (Spicy) – The best-selling tenderloin in the Netherlands.

13. Mama Kelly – Life is better in pink

Life is better in pink, is Mama Kelly’s motto. This is reflected in the stunning pink interior of the famous restaurant. The menu will leave you as surprised as the eccentric appearance of the restaurant near the Zuidas.

Lunch & dinner

Chicken and Lobster to share – Some of all the specialties on your plate.

14. Ceppi’s – Best Italian (pizza) restaurant

For an Italian Night in Amsterdam, Ceppi’s is the place to be. A spot on the cozy terrace in the center of Amsterdam, enjoy your the most delicious pizzas, pastas and foccacias. The just slightly off-the-book recipes, make for a delicious Italian experience.

Lunch & dinner

Ceppi’s famous pizza – And a tiramisu for dessert.

15. Fyrre - Best seafood restaurant Amsterdam

Enjoy the cozy terrace of Fyrre: one of the Capital’s best seafood restaurants. The staff there is friendly, the atmosphere is convivial and the food is delicious. Be surprised by the chef’s recommendations and enjoy the taste sensations.

Drinks & Dinner

Be surprised by the fish of the day.

Have you been able to choose between the different restaurants in Amsterdam? Will it be a seafood restaurant? Vegan? Vega? Thai? Or will it be one of Amsterdam’s cozy terraces? Let us know so we can inspire even more people when it comes to restaurants in Amsterdam.

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