The Netherlands are known for all sorts of delicious snack foods – from crispy dutch pancakes filled with fruit, to raw herrings, stroopwafels, thick cut fries, and kibbeling – battered and fried fish served with a garlicky dipping sauce. With such an impressive culinary pedigree, visitors to Amsterdam might want to know if the city’s restaurants hold up just as well as the many street food options. Luckily, Amsterdam restaurants have plenty to offer the hungry tourist.
From budget friendly options to global cuisines, Amsterdam restaurants offer budget friendly options, intimate settings, and upscale tasting menus and wine pairings. Expect to be surprised by the bold and playful flavors of the up and coming culinary city. Remember to check out Foodhallen Amsterdam (one of the most mulit-cultural, diverse, and interesting food halls in the world). But if it is a restaurant you are looking for, here’s where to book a table on your next trip.