De Rode Hoed
Occupying three glorious 17th-century canal houses, this cultural centre offers lectures by world-renowned authors and debates on the...
Huis Met de Hoofden
A whimsical example of Dutch Renaissance style, this 1622 canal house has a beautiful step gable with six heads at door level...
Café de Vergulde Gaper
Decorated with old chemists' bottles and vintage posters, this former pharmacy has amiable staff and a terrace with afternoon sun. It's...
Start your day in traditional Dutch style with authentic breakfast dishes such as wentelteefjes (sugar bread dipped in egg and...
Prinsengracht 191 · interesting places nearby
Pancake Bakery information
This basement restaurant in a restored warehouse features a dizzying 79 varieties of pancakes, from sweet (chocolate, banana or peach) to savoury (the 'Canadian', topped with bacon, cheese and barbecue sauce, or the 'Norwegian' with smoked salmon, cream cheese and sour cream).