Tapas in Jordaan & the West


Fiesty house specialities at this long-running tapas café include picantes mejillones (mussels in spicy tomato sauce) and pimientos de piquillo con bacalao (sweet peppers stuffed with cod). The casual buzz in the ev…
Basque in Jordaan & the West

La Oliva

Yes, there are perfectly lovely meat and fish mains here, but it's the pintxos (tapas from southwestern France/northwestern Spain's Basque region), skewered with wooden sticks and stacked on the gleaming bar, that e…
Tapas in Jordaan & the West

Worst Wijncafe

Named for its sausage-skewed tapas dishes (veal tongue white sausage, chorizo, lobster sausage with spinach and asparagus), this chequerboard-tiled wine bar is the more casual sibling of esteemed restaurant Marius n…