Restaurants

Top Choice International in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

De Kas

In a row of stately greenhouses dating to 1926, De Kas has an organic attitude to match its chic glass greenhouse setting – try to visit during a thunderstorm! It grows most of its own herbs and produce right here a…
Dutch in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Wilde Zwijnen

The name means 'wild boar' and there's usually game on the menu in season at this modern Dutch restaurant. With pale walls and wood tables, the restaurant has a pared-down, rustic-industrial feel, and serves locally…
Vegetarian in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Marits Eetkamer

Dining at Marits is like eating in someone's extremely elegant front room, with adjoining conservatory. Marits and Gino cook up a storm with a vegetarian set menu that changes every month (vegan food also available)…
Street Food in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

World of Food

This parking garage turned street-food venue is a popular spot in the Bijlmer neighbourhood. Stalls serve up good, honest food at excellent prices, from hefty portions or jollof rice from Ghana to Indonesian kip sat…
Ethiopian in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Eetcafe Ibis

Bright with African art and brilliant-hued textiles, Ibis is a cosy and delightful spot to get your hands on (literally, using the spongy Ethiopian injera bread) herb-laced vegetable stews and spicy lamb and beef di…
Gastropub in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Cottage

A superb, permanently thronged (but not overly so), friendly neighbourhood cafe-bar, where the quirky decor features lots of foxes, stuffed or pictorial, and the menu focuses on that most underrated of cuisines: Bri…
International in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Louie Louie

With rough wooden floorboards, big windows, a fur-backed bar, model stags and squashy leather sofas, plus a covered terrace, Louie Louie is a relaxed brasserie-style place that's perfect for a chilled-out meal with …
South American in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Roopram Roti

This simple Surinamese cafe often has a queue out the door, but it moves fairly fast. Place your order at the bar – the scrumptiously punchy and flaky lamb roti 'extra' (with egg), and the barra (lentil doughnut) – …
International in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Jacobz

Named after the building's 18th-century architect, Caspar Philips Jacobsz, this restaurant is housed in a grand old inn (a former courthouse, then turned into 'the courthouse inn' before its current incarnation) on …
French in Oosterpark & East of the Amstel

Cafe-Restaurant Dauphine

There's something pleasing about dining in such a ginormous space, and this stylish converted Renault car showroom serves up French-influenced dishes as well as hearty portions of hamburgers and steaks. It's named a…