Scandinavian Embassy

Scandinavian Embassy

Scandinavian Embassy has been on my list as a place to try coffee for ages. Indeed the coffee was super. They have all sorts of fancy kinds and brews but the bog standard late hit the spot with me. What actually got me off by butt and across town on a cold winter...
Greenwoods

Greenwoods

Greenwoods have been creating happy customers with their all day breakfast for years now. Above is the always amazing Eggs Royal as well as ‘The Beast’ which is spinach, pulled pork, perfectly poached eggs with Hollondaise sauce miracle and on the specials...
Bakers & Roasters

Bakers & Roasters

Bakers & Roasters are great for breakfast / brunch. Their menu is extensive and service cheerful. Check out the link below to their menu to get just how interesting the offerings are. There’s a lot of Brazilian as well as Kiwi influence, as the place was...
Tomaz – Traditional Dutch Food – €€

Tomaz – Traditional Dutch Food – €€

Tomaz – wholesome traditional Dutch food Hachee Stampot Bring on the stampot! Tomaz serve good old fashioned Dutch food like stampot but jazzed up a bit resulting in a rich mix of flavours, including modern twists like added sun dried tomatoes which I loved.  We...
Singel 404 – lunch cafe – €

Singel 404 – lunch cafe – €

The sandwiches here are legendary for their tastiness and size.  Singel 404 has been around for about 20 years and is cosy and unpretentious and a great place for a quick, filling tasty lunch. They have a small mezzanine level and a couple of cute little tables...
Jun – Indonesian – €€

Jun – Indonesian – €€

I’ve been trying out Indonesian restaurants all over town, and this one is fantastic.  It was suggested to me by Patricia Jacobs, who gives so many good tips in her blog Amsterdam Bites to Die For and it really hit the spot.  The flavours where superb and...