Trendy Restaurants

restaurants that are hip, cool and popular

All restaurants that appear on this site are special for their ambiance, location, and food!

Best choices

toscanini

Toscanini   €€€

Italian dining as it should be in a homely and relaxed atmosphere.

Centrum / Jordaan

matahari

Mata Hari   €€

Lively bar & restaurant with a canal-side terrace

Centrum / Old Centre

sajeria

The Sajeria  

A small family-run restaurant where you can eat tasty manoushe with a topping of your choice

Centrum / Spui

occo

OCCO   €€€

Stylish, cosmopolitan bar & brasserie with high quality food and good service

Centrum / Canal Belt

neni

NENI   €€

Restaurant/Bar/Deli serving Mediterranean dishes in an iconic former Citroën garage building

Zuid / Oud-Zuid

entrepot

Entrepot   €€€

Light and spacious restaurant with daily changing menu

Centrum / Plantage

foodhallen

Foodhallen   €€€

Indoor food market with stall restaurants selling high-end street food

West / Oud-West

lottis

Lotti's   €€€

Café, Bar & Grill at The Hoxton, open from early morning until late at night

yamyam

YamYam   €€

trattoria and pizzeria, with wood oven for pizzas, hip and casual atmosphere

place West / Westerpark

momo

MOMO   €€€€

High-end Asian-fusion restaurant with cosmopolitan bar and lounge.

Zuid / Museum Quarter
cecconis

Cecconi's   €€€

Stylishly decorated bar, lounge and restaurant with classic Northern-Italian dishes and good service

Centrum / Dam

choux

Choux   €€€

Vegetable-focussed fine-dining restaurant in a casual setting.

Centrum / IJ Waterfront

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dekas

De Kas   €€€

Restaurant & nursery in greenhouse with fixed daily menu.

Oost / Oud-Oost
rijsel

Rijsel   €€€

Popular, no-nonsense eatery and rôtisserie serving French-Flemish dishes.

Oost / Oud-Oost

goudfazant

Hotel de Goudfazant   €€€

Hip and cool restaurant in former car garage with still oldtimer cars in it

Noord / Nieuwendammerham

All restaurants listed here are reviewed by the editors of this website, who visit anonymously and pay for their own meals and drinks.

Price categories
€        Inexpensive < €35
€€      Moderate spend €35-55
€€€    Special occasion €55-90
€€€€  Expensive > €90

Avg. price for 2-course meal (starter + main course) for 1 person, excluding drinks