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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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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


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 ...


Our lists of the Best Amsterdam Restaurants or the Best Brunch or Best Pizza are very popular. And while we've been wanting to post a ...


Note: Unfortunately Kaap Kot has closed doors as of January 2012. The other day we were asked for a recommendation for New Year's Eve on Twitter. ...


Right upon entering, bistrot neuf grabs you with a charming mix of buzz and bottles. There is a very present energy as you enter from ...


Update: Restaurant Altmann closed doors at the end of November 2010. Altmann Restaurant and Bar is old school, classy service in cool, dark leathery decor. The ...


Two of our favorite places that were closed temporarily are now back and another one unfortunately has closed down. So I thought I'd write a ...


Blue Pepper is a contemporary Indonesian restaurant that really stands out from the crowd. Its decor is stylish and yet it attracts an older more ...


One of the most frequent questions I get from readers is about suggestions for good restaurants that are open on Sundays. And for good reason, ...


Update October 11th, 2010: As you can read in the comments below, Marius has reopened as of late September 2010. Update March 22nd, 2012: Marius has ...


Unlike its name suggests, Hotel De Goudfazant is not a hotel but a hip restaurant in Amsterdam Noord, behind central station on the other side ...