Archives for “beer”

dutchgrub on CNN

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 ...


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


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 weather in Amsterdam has been incredible for weeks now. When the weather service initially warned of a heat wave back in early June, I ...


The Man Who Cuts The Meat is the caterer in residence of recently opened hipster hangout Bar Brandstof. Who is The Man? For a start you ...


Beer Fraud in Amsterdam

More and more frequently reports about beer fraud (Dutch) are coming in. Supposedly, bar owners buy cheap no name beer and sell it under the ...


Eetcafes, Dutch for eating cafe, are very popular in the Netherlands. They are some sort of a cross-over of a restaurant and a bar. They ...


Café Loetje is an Amsterdam institution. Amsterdammers have been flocking to Loetje for a good steak with french fries and a few beers for years ...


Cafe Hesp, one of dutchgrub's Best Amsterdam Terraces, has added Brouwerij 't IJ's Columbus beer to its tap! Its selection of beers on tap, including Weihenstephaner ...


Cafe Hesp, one of dutchgrub's Best Amsterdam Terraces, has added Brouwerij 't IJ's Columbus beer to its tap! Its selection of beers on tap, including Weihenstephaner ...


Amsterdam came in at a quite affordable number 29 in the recent Mercer Worldwide Cost of Living survey 2009 – City ranking. The research investigates ...


In May I wrote about Los Pilones in Kerkstraat - a simple and honest Mexican place that delivers exactly what it should: Good enchiladas, tacos, ...


Best Amsterdam Terraces

Note: This is an old version of dutchgrub's best Amsterdam terraces. For the up to date version with a map, please see http://www.dutchgrub.com/best-amsterdam-terraces/ Amsterdam is a ...


Brouwerij ‘i IJ on Tour

Amsterdam microbrewery Brouwerij 't IJ - the perfect spot for a sunny Sunday afternoon in Amsterdam - has a mobile bar! I saw them at ...


Brouwerij 'i IJ on Tour

Amsterdam microbrewery Brouwerij 't IJ - the perfect spot for a sunny Sunday afternoon in Amsterdam - has a mobile bar! I saw them at ...


The weather in Amsterdam has been great throughout April and May. And Sunday was one of those perfect, lazy afternoons at Brouwerij 't IJ: Sitting ...


The weather in Amsterdam has been great throughout April and May. And Sunday was one of those perfect, lazy afternoons at Brouwerij 't IJ: Sitting ...


When it comes to Mexican food, I am looking for the proven formula: No inventive cuisine but quality enchiladas, tacos and fajitas. In my opinion ...


Last weekend we got a first glimpse of spring. Friday was a beautiful day - sunshine and close to 20 degrees. Like many - I really ...


Each country has its own traditions for the size of a beer. While the age old argument of the merits of the imperial pint versus ...