Inviting cafés and brainy bookstores ring the Spui, a favoured haunt of academics, students and journalists. On Fridays a book market...
The teeny, wood-panelled, original location of the Dampkring chain of coffeeshops feels more like a brown café than a coffeeshop. But...
Other historic bakeries have prettier fixtures and daintier cakes, but only humble Lanskroon has such a remarkable stroopwafel –...
Spuistraat 334 · interesting places nearby
De Zwart information
'Not everyone has knowledge of beer, but those who have it drink it here' is the translation of the slogan on a panel above this atmospheric bar, which has an original tiled floor from 1921. Just across the alley from Hoppe, De Zwart gets a different (though amicable) crowd of left-wing journalists and writers, as well as local-government people.