A variety of Dutch foods illustrated with the text "Places To Eat In The Netherlands" underneath.

Places to Eat

Searching for the best places to eat in the Netherlands? Look no further! The Dutch dining scene is as varied as the country's landscapes, featuring everything from traditional Dutch snacks like bitterballen at a local pub in Rotterdam, to exquisite dining experiences at Michelin-starred restaurants in Amsterdam. Whether it's savoring a slice of authentic Dutch cheese in a Gouda cheese shop or enjoying a pancake at a family-run establishment in Maastricht, the Netherlands offers an array of dining options that promise delightful culinary adventures. Dive into our guide to discover where to satisfy your cravings across this charming country.


    • De Reiger - Enjoy mouthwatering BBQ in the heart of Amsterdam's Jordaan district at De Reiger, known for its cozy atmosphere and delicious seasonal dishes.

    • The Chicken Bar - Indulge in Amsterdam's finest rotisserie chicken at The Chicken Bar. A fusion of American BBQ charm and Dutch pub ambiance awaits!

    Dutch Cuisine

    • De Blauwe Hollander - Discover traditional Dutch cuisine at De Blauwe Hollander in Amsterdam, famous for its authentic stamppot and cozy ambiance.

    • Moeders - Enjoy traditional Dutch cuisine at Moeders Restaurant in Amsterdam, famous for its unique decor with mother photos and a cozy dining atmosphere.

    Frites (Fries)

    • Vlaams Friteshuis - Enjoy crispy, golden fries at Vlaams Friteshuis "Vleminckx de Sausmeester" in Amsterdam, offering a variety of delicious sauces. Visit today!

    • MANNEKENPIS (Amsterdam) - Experience authentic Dutch frites at Manneken Pis Amsterdam, located across from Damrak's iconic canal houses.


    • Pianeta Terra - Indulge in the unique flavors of Pianeta Terra, where Italian tradition meets modern innovation in Amsterdam’s culinary scene.

    • La Perla - Delight in traditional Italian pizze and more at La Perla in Amsterdam’s Jordaan. Open daily with indoor and outdoor seating options.


    • Borderij Meerzicht - Enjoy traditional Dutch pancakes and a serene farm experience at Boerderij Meerzicht in Amsterdam. Open Wednesday to Sunday, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

    • Upstairs Pannenkoekenhuis - Savor Dutch pancakes at Amsterdam's smallest restaurant, Upstairs Pannenkoekenhuis, featuring historic decor and fresh ingredients.

    • The Pancake Bakery - Visit The Pancake Bakery in Amsterdam for a cozy dining experience with over 75 pancake varieties, from traditional to inventive.

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