French restaurants in Amsterdam

fine restaurants that serve French food

All restaurants that appear on this site are special for their ambiance, location, and food!

Best French restaurants


Vinkeles   €€€€

High-end restaurant with a romantic hotel garden terrace, awarded with 1 Michelin star

Centrum / Canal Belt

balthazars keuken

Balthazar's Keuken     €€€

Warm, modern and homely restaurant with a daily changing menu (meat or fish) and special dish for vegetarians.

Centrum / Jordaan


Bistrot Neuf 

relaxed bistro with minimalist decor serving traditional French cuisine

Centrum / Centraal Station


Café Parlotte   €€€

Bustling wine bar/bistro with delicious bistro-style dishes and bites.

Centrum / Jordaan


Restaurant Elkaar   €€€

friendly restaurant with beautiful terrace overlooking an old city gate Bib Gourmand

Centrum / Centrum-Oost


De Belhamel    €€€

art nouveau decor, on a beautiful place with outdoor terrace overlooking the canals

Centrum / Canal Belt


Le Restaurant     €€€€

Upscale restaurant in a simple, intimate living/dining room, awarded with 1 Michelin star

Zuid / De Pijp


Pastis   €€

A modern Amsterdam eetcafé in the style of a Paris bistro. Good food and relaxed atmosphere.

West / Oud-West


Rijsel   €€€

Popular and lively, no-nonsense eatery with an open kitchen.

Oost / Oud-Oost


Kaagman & Kortekaas    €€€

Excellent French bistro hidden in a narrow alley near Dam Square

Centrum / Dam

All restaurants listed here are reviewed by the editors of this website, who visit anonymously and pay for their own meals and drinks.