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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

Greetje €€

Greetje is a lovely small high quality restaurant that serves a wide selection of interesting Dutch food... The Dutch in the Golden Age had an amazingly rich and varied...