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De Pijp specific

Food in general

Restaurants in De Pijp

High end

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

Ceintuurbaan 196


Jasper’s offers a set menu of very high-quality French cuisine with a modern twist. Reservation recommended.

Teppanyaki Sazanka, Michelin star

Hotel Okura

+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

Hotel Okura

+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.


Scheldeplein 4

+31 (0)20 675 1583

A popular seafood restaurant with a nice atmosphere and good service. Reservation necessary.


Pheun Thai

Hobbemakade 71

+31 20 427 4537

Great, authentic Thai food for a great price. Friendly and prompt service, with an attractive atmosphere.

Pho 91

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

Maasstraat 72

+31 (0)20 662 04 48

Great place for a small group. Excellent wine list and seasonal Mediterranean fare. Reservation necessary.

Cheap eats

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.

The Butcher

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

Ruysdaelkade 251

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)




Brouwerij Troost

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!

Café Flamingo

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.

Bar Mash

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.