24 HRS INSIDER GUIDE
Currently living in Milan as a Merchandising Assistant at Stella MCCartney, young and talented designer Savannah Hasselo uncovers some of her favorite restaurants, bars, and nightclubs in her hometown. P.s. She has a thing for vegetarian food, so if you want to eat great food and not feel guilty, she’s got you covered!
restaurant - modern - local
A must-go in the Oost neighbourhood, locals keep coming back to this place for their seasonal menu and the cosy and rustic atmosphere
modern - vibrant - restaurant
Sleek white interiors, exceptionally good dishes and a wine list that will please all the connoisseurs. Definitely a must-try.
hip - design - Mediterranean
Green is the undisputed protagonist here. Enjoy a French dish in one of the most unique atmospheres out there.
view - cozy - sunset
A warm, wooden restaurant with stunning view of the IJ. Pro tip: book a table by the window.
view - historical - unusual
By far the most unconventional spot of the whole list. Dine within a 1960’s pirate radio tower that boasts a 360 degree view of the IJ.
street food - vibrant - Chinese
With a vibrant atmosphere and flashy bright interiors, it’s by far the best Asian street food in the city.
restaurant - healthy - modern
One of the pioneers of healthy food in Amsterdam, here you can find customizable salads, veggie bowls and delicious smoothies.
vegan - new opening - modern
Warm atmosphere, modern interiors, and excellent dishes (also gluten free). Need I say more?
MR AND MRS WATSON
vegan - sweet treats - charming
Having troubles picking a dish? Go for their famous vegan cheesecake or two-layered white chocolate cake!
VEGAN JUNK FOOD BAR
vegan - new opening - burger
The place where you’ll eat “junk food” without feeling guilty.
hotel bar - cocktails - elegant
A hotel bar like no other. Elegant interior, comfortable seating and inventive cocktails.
live music - lunch - vibrant
Located within Oost neighborhood, come to this vibrant café & bar between Thursday and Saturday to enjoy some live music!
HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT
classy - speakeasy - cocktails
Speakeasy vibes from the roaring 20s!
date night - late night out - music
Delicious margaritas to enjoy with your friends or your better half.
wild - party hard - late night out
Want to get a taste of the Amsterdam nightclub life? Here you go!
cool crowd - party hard - new
Opened at the beginning of 2016 as an intimate 700-person venue, this is where to go for the best techno and local DJs!