Restaurants by cuisine

Amsterdam restaurants from all over the world

All restaurants that appear on this site are special for their ambiance, location, and food! They are reviewed by the editors of this website, who visit anonymously and pay for their own meals and drinks.

In a cosmopolitan city like Amsterdam you can eat food from all over the world. Amsterdam restaurants serve the cuisines of just about every country.

Amsterdam's best restaurants by country of origin

Israelian cuisine


Bar Bachrach 

Tel Aviv-style bar and restaurant in upcoming neighbourhood.

Oost / Indische Buurt

Vietnamese cuisine

papa thang

Papa Thang 

Vietnamese street food bistro, small dishes made from fresh ingredients, spices and vegetables.

Noord / Buiksloterham

Uyghur cuisine

silk road

Silk Road Kebab House 

Authentic Uyghur dishes of spicy chicken, lamb, beef, eggplant and handmade noodles (laghman).

Oost / Indische Buurt

Basque cuisine



Recently opened eatery full of high quality Basque specialities, like grilled turbot, pintxos, txistorra, txangurro, txipirones and txuleton vaca.

Centrum / Spui

Cape Verdean / Portugese cuisine



Cape Verdean eatery serving authentic Portuguese flame grilled chicken influenced by african touches

Zuid / De Pijp

Eritrean/Ethiopian cuisine



Small popular African eetcafé in a friendly neighbourhood where you can feel the atmosphere of the real welcoming Eritrea.

West / Oud-West

Georgian cuisine

Batoni Khinkali

Batoni Khinkali 

Classy, cozy and truly Georgian place in poshy neighbourhood of Amsterdam

Zuid / Oud-Zuid

Greek cuisine



Specialised in the traditional Greek Gyros with fresh pita bread. Popular spot.

Centrum / Rembrandtplein

Indonesian cuisine

sama sebo

Sama Sebo

Institute in Amsterdam, one of the oldest Indonesian restaurants in the Netherlands

Zuid / Museumplein

Turkish cuisine

levant restaurant


Turkish delights, grilled meats and meze served in a Levantine ambience

Centrum / Leidseplein

Lebanese cuisine


The Sajeria  

A small family-run restaurant where you can eat tasty manoushe with a topping of your choice

Centrum / Spui

Moroccan cuisine


Mamouche    €€

Moroccan cuisine with a French twist

Zuid / De Pijp

Peruvian cuisine

Rincón del Sabor Perú

Rincón del Sabor Perú 

Incas inspired cuisine, mixed with Spanish, Italians, African and Asian influences.

Zuid / Oud-Zuid

Persian cuisine


Daar baand 

Persian kebabs & stews in informal setting lined with ethnic artefacts, plus hookah pipes.

Centrum / Canal Belt

Portuguese cuisine


Restaurant Portugalia 

Authentic Portuguese restaurant run by the family Oliviera since 2002.

Centrum / Canal Belt

Russian cuisine

Sunny Side

Sunny Side 

Kids-friendly restaurant with Russian specialties

Oost / IJburg

Surinamese cuisine

Spang Makandra

Spang Makandra 

Eat moksi meti at one of the best Javanese-Surinamese restaurants in Amsterdam

Zuid / De Pijp