Amsterdam tourist guides
- Lonely Planet’s stuff to do in Amsterdam
- Life in Amsterdam
- Awesome Amsterdam
De Pijp specific
- Fodor’s guide to De Pijp
- Secret guide to De Pijp
- Another guide to De Pijp
- Amsterdam Next guide to De Pijp
Food in general
Restaurants in De Pijp
Le Restaurant, Michelin star
Tweede Jan Steenstraat 3
+31 (0) 20 379 22 07
A Michelin-starred restaurant within walking distance from the Hotel Okura, serving a range of international style cuisine and fine wine to suit. Reservations are essential!
Jaspers, Michelin star
Jasper’s offers a set menu of very high-quality French cuisine with a modern twist. Reservation recommended.
Teppanyaki Sazanka, Michelin star
+31 (0) 20 678 74 50
Another top-rated restaurant in the Hotel Okura. Sezanka is a great place for small groups. Delicious fish, meat and vegetable dishes prepared on a hot griddle in front of you. Reservation recommended.
Ciel Bleu, 2 Michelin stars
+31 (0)20 678 74 50
Enjoy sumptuous French-inspired innovative cuisine at this Michelin-starred restaurant. Reservation recommended.
Albert Cuypstraat 19
+31 (0)20 471 0711
Chic restaurant, cosy atmosphere. A great place to enjoy quality food paired with excellent wine. Reservation strongly recommended.
+31 (0)20 675 1583
A popular seafood restaurant with a nice atmosphere and good service. Reservation necessary.
+31 20 427 4537
Great, authentic Thai food for a great price. Friendly and prompt service, with an attractive atmosphere.
Albert Cuypstraat 91
020 752 6880
A modern café serving authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Cool décor, unpretentious atmosphere, and a focus on producing quality food.
Balti House Indian
Albert Cuypstraat 41
+31 (0)20 470 8917
One of the best, if not THE best, Indian restaurants in town offering modestly priced authentic dishes from several regional cuisines. It’s a big place, so reservations are not necessarily needed.
La Vina Experience
+31 (0)20 662 04 48
Great place for a small group. Excellent wine list and seasonal Mediterranean fare. Reservation necessary.
De Pizzakamer [great pizza]
Tweede van der Helststraat 16
+31 20 221 1457
Excellent pizza, warm and welcoming service, and lots of choice for vegetarians. This pizza place has a high reputation in Amsterdam.
Albert Cuypstraat 129
+31 (0) 204 707 875
A stylish burger bar serving top-quality burgers at good value for money. One of De Pijp’s ‘secret’ gems.
The Fat Dog
Gourmet hot dogs and boutique beers by a sunny canal – an Amsterdam experience not to miss out on!
Areas to browse
Van der Helstplein
Cute square, several restaurants and bars around, close to venue
Also near venue, lots of restaurants and bars
- Pakistan, Scheldestraat 100 [Pakistani restaurant]
- D’overkant, Scheldestraat 101 (Dutch bar)
- @seven, Schelderstraat 92
- My Little Patisserie, just above Sarphatipark
- Omelegg Amsterdam, Ferdinand Bolstraat 143
- Anne & Max de Pijp
- Bakers and Roasters – also do juices
- Little Collins
- De Bakkerswinkel
- Scandinavian Embassy
- CT Coffee & Coconuts
- Yoghurt Barn
- Maybe Bakkie Met Passie, depending on location
Cornelis Troostplein 21
A new brewery with a bar/tasting room. You can see the enormous tanks they use for brewing, and you can even pour yourself a beer!
Eerste van der Helststraat 37
A typical cosy, relaxed bar with lots of character, large windows and small tables.
De Groene Vlinder
Albert Cuypstraat 130
A typical market bar: bustling, vibrant, social. A great place to watch Amsterdam street life.
Gerard Douplein 9 HS
+31 20 664 4428
A fun and super tiny bar. In the warm weather they have long beer tables outside which are perfect for afternoon drinks in the sun.