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...
Da Portare Via – Best pizza – €

Da Portare Via – Best pizza – €

*** Da Portare Via just became even better value!  I’m thrilled that they have joined my discount scheme.  If you have been on a tour of mine and show my card then you get a 20% discount on an already great value pizza! YAY :o))) *** Fabulous pizza in Amsterdam!...
Chocolaterie Pompadour

Chocolaterie Pompadour

The lemon drizzle and chocolate walnut tart I tried were absolutely and utterly sublime, light, rich, delicate, smooth, I want more MORE MORE.  All the chocolates and cakes at Chocolaterie Pompadour are made by them with fantastic quality ingredients and a huge dollop...
Cafe Loetje €€

Cafe Loetje €€

  I’m on a quest to find the best steak in Amsterdam and this place was recommended to me by my 85 year old Dutch teacher who lives nearby.  It was indeed excellent.  Of the 2 steaks pictured, the big chunk (whole and sliced open) is the large portion and...