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Bars by location - Amsterdam Centrum

Cafes, bars, pubs and teahouses in Amsterdam's Old Centre, Canal Belt, Leidseplein, Rembrandtplein, Nieuwmarkt and Jordaan area.

12 best cafés and bars in Amsterdam's city centre


Nieuwmarkt


Café 't Loosje
Nieuwmarkt 32-34
Old-Dutch, terrace, billiard

Canal Belt

spanjer
Café Spanjer & van Twist
Leliegracht 60
outdoor seating at the picturesque Leliegracht

Old Centre

druif
De Druif
Rapenburgerplein 83
oldest pub in town, nice terrace, quiet place

Canal Belt

paleis
Café Het Paleis
Paleisstraat 16 - Dam Square
conveniently located lunch spot with waterside terrace

Leidseplein


Grand Café De Balie
Kleine Gartmanplantsoen 10
cultural hot spot, large windows, accessible, terrace

Jordaan

Festina Lente
Festina Lente
Looiersgracht 40b
living room cafe, tapas, nice terrace, good coffee

Jordaan

Hegeraad
Hegeraad
Noordermarkt 34
typical brown cafe, monumental house, terrace on Noordermarkt

Jordaan

tsmalle
Café 't Smalle
Egelantiersgracht 12
idyllic waterside terrace, authentic Dutch café

De Wallen

De Toog
Mata Hari
Oudezijds Achterburgwal 22
living room-style bar restaurant with canal-side terrace in the Red Light District

Spui

esprit
Caffe Esprit
Spui 10
central picturesque square, near shopping street

Canal Belt

Het Molenpad
Café Het Molenpad
Prinsengracht 653
canal side terrace, students