Soul Burger – €

Soul Burger – €

Best Burger in Town A great burger is easy to find in Amsterdam so when I met Dizzee, a chef at Omelegg, and he confidently told me that he was going to be the chef at a new burger joint in Amsterdam and was going make the best burger in town I thought he was setting...
Omelegg €

Omelegg €

Omelegg has been incredibly popular and successful for a while now and I’ve been a bit slow about trying their famous omelettes.  It was fine, it was moist and very generously filled with smoked salmon, chives, cream cheese and citrus zest which worked really...
Terang Boelan – Indonesian Take Away €

Terang Boelan – Indonesian Take Away €

Oh wow.  Amazing flavours.  I was literally whimpering with pleasure when I was eating and wish I didn’t live on completely the other side of Amsterdam to Terang Boelan.  I’ve wanted to try this place for years but tend only to be in the area on Saturdays...
Greetje €€

Greetje €€

Braised fillet of veal with soaked currants and raisins, its own gravy, grilled winter carrot and grated potatoes with chestnut Smoked breast of wild duck with confit leg and its own gravy with red Port and juniper berry, glazed black salsify, celery and...

Loetje Centraal Station €€

Brilliant to find that the quality of steak is the same here as at the original Cafe Loetje near the museums.  Loetje Centraal Station could not be easier to find, it is in the pretty white building directly opposite the main entrance to Central Station, about 20...
Lalla Rookh  €

Lalla Rookh €

Surinam was a Dutch colony on the north coast of Brazil.  African slaves were taken there to work in plantations and, post slavery, workers from Indonesia, China and India were taken there as paid labour.  All those cultures had distinct cuisines that they mixed and...