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The number of Michelin stars in Amsterdam keeps growing. The number has now gone up six years in a row. And rather fast recently, from ...


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CNN has this great show called CNNGo. It's a travel show where a number of locals show TV viewers their favorite part of a city. This ...


Our Best Amsterdam Brunch List has been immensely popular and also due for an update. When we started the list in 2012, good brunches were much ...


Restaurant Fier - as in French for proud rather than Dutch for four - is uncomplicated dining Belgian style. The menu is simple. There are six ...


Like in many other cities around the world, numerous food events have been popping up in and around Amsterdam. They are fun especially in the ...


One of the questions we get asked the most is "what are the latest trends of the Amsterdam food scene?".  And while we would love ...


The number of Michelin stars keeps growing in Amsterdam. It has gone up five years in a row now and reached a total of 15. The ...


Like every year, we are getting many requests for suggestions for Christmas Dinner in Amsterdam. So we have reached out to our favorite restaurants again ...


Respect, Ron. Great move! Ron Blaauw is one of the most prolific Dutch chefs and one of the few to be decorated with two Michelin stars ...


We're very sad to see two of our favorite restaurants in Amsterdam close down. Both De Witte Uyl and Lovefood closed doors over the last ...


If you look at a map of Amsterdam, you will see blue everywhere. Amsterdam is a city built around water. Most visitors spend plenty of time ...


We love getting emails and comments from our readers with questions and suggestions and we do get quite a few. Nonetheless the one we received ...


Traditionally, many Amsterdam restaurants have closed over the Christmas days, New Year's Eve and New Years. And many still do, although more and more people ...


Our Best Amsterdam Restaurants list doesn't change frequently. In fact, since its start four years ago, counting four restaurants, only two restaurants were added while ...


Australians are renowned all over the world for their friendly laid-back attitude. So that's what we expected when deciding to try Little Collins, a small ...


Asian cuisine in Amsterdam is very much dominated by Indonesian and Thai restaurants. To the point where it's hard to find a good Chinese, available ...


We have complained many times about the poor state of food stores in Amsterdam, dominated by dreaded Albert Heijn supermarkets. With the online options even ...


Three years ago, back in January 2009, we published our first Best Amsterdam Restaurants list. It's been a great success with more than one hundred ...


As in 2009, 2010 and 2011, the number of Amsterdam restaurants having been awarded a Michelin star has increased in 2012. And yet again, no ...


We mostly write about restaurants and food, but we're sure all foodies will appreciate this gem in the heart of De Pijp, near the Albert ...


We have always missed a good tapas restaurant in Amsterdam. Until we heard of Restaurante Madrid in Amsterdam West. Located on the corner of Bellamystraat ...


What started out of love for sausage and traditional brunch dishes, mixed with a complete lack thereof in Amsterdam, has turned into one of the ...


Dutch-Belgian couple Madelief and Jean Michel, the owners, describe Madelief as the slowest restaurant in the Netherlands. They want you to take the time to ...


City trips can be tiring. You want to explore all the sites and end up walking around town more than planned. And you will frequently ...


It used to be that in Amsterdam you could have food delivered to your home or have good food - but not both. The only ...