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Amsterdam's Best Grand Cafés

Check out where Amsterdam locals and visitors go visiting a classic grand-café people-watching and enjoying breakfast, lunch or dinner. Some of the renowned grand-cafés in the centre of Amsterdam are listed below.

Leidseplein

La Vallade
Café Americain
Leidsekade 97
art-deco style, artists, terrace

Spui


Café Luxembourg
Spuistraat 24
watching people from the 'parisien' terrace, elegant meeting place, international reading table

Oud-Zuid

Sunny terrace at Cafe Wildschut
Café Wildschut
Roelof Hartplein 1-3
sunny terrace, classic interior

Rembrandtplein


Café de Jaren
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20 - 22
spacious and light, nice terrace, mosaic floor, students

Spui


Dante
Spuistraat 320
vintage, wooden bar, high ceilings

Rembrandtplein


Amstelhoeck
Amstel 1
river view from terrace

Rembrandtplein


De Kroon
Rembrandtplein 17-I
spacious

Spui


Dante
Spuistraat 320
vintage, wooden bar, high ceilings

Leidseplein


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