Grand Café Krasnapolsky

renowned hotel café on Dam Square

krasnapolsky Hors d'Oeuvre Counter at Grand Café Krasnapolsky / photo: Ming Chao

From the tables of Grand Café Krasnapolsky visitors have an unrivaled view of the bustling Dam Square.


Marble, black steel and mossy banks determine the sleek decor.

The high ceilings and large windows are reminiscent of the brasseries old Paris was known for.

On the menu

Grand Café Krasnapolsky offers classical dishes with a modern twist for breakfast (daily from 9:00-13:00), lunch (daily from 11:00-17:00) or dinner (daily from 17:00-22:00).

Throughout the day, typical Krasnapolsky classics can be ordered: Monsieur Rock, Classic Club Sandwich, Caesar Salad, Niç Salad or Krasnapolsky Burger.

Famed is its unique Hors d'Oeuvre Counter, where dishes and salads are freshly prepared by the chefs.

At the nearby Champagne Room 10 different champagnes are offered by the glass, while an assorted collection of tea specialities and delicious home-made pastries are served in The Cake Room.

Afternoon tea

The Afternoon Tea exists of three rounds:

  • A selection of mini sandwiches and small bites
  • Traditional homemade scones served with clotted cream, strawberry jam and lemon curd
  • A tasting of pastries from The Cake Room


Guests of Grand Café Krasnapolsky can park in the parking of NH Collection Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky for an hourly rate of €7.

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All bars mentioned on this website are popular spots that are visited by locals and not mainly targeted at tourists