Spanjer en van Twist
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Leliegracht 60 · interesting places nearby
Spanjer en van Twist information
Spanjer en van Twist's tables on the Leliegracht are great for watching the boats cruise by. The eclectic, changing lunch and dinner menu is good – say shrimp croquettes on pumpkin bread, Moroccan tajine (stew) with vegetables, or traditional Dutch soup with smoked sausage – but a highlight is the divine apple tart.