Pulitzer’s Bar has been hidden for years in the acclaimed Pulitzer Amsterdam, in the ‘Nine Streets’. A new chapter has begun. The renewed bar will tell a modern tale of cocktail history through a classic menu and an effortlessly elegant atmosphere. The timeless hotel bar dares guests to explore true classic drinks that have been introduced in the present day.
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You do not necessarily need to be in trouble to disappear in style for a while. For the occasion, we brief you on Amsterdam’s best kept secrets for anything but an ordinary drink. Some call themselves speakeasy places, we think it is better to not speak about them at all. Just try to get in.

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A good old bishop

Expect a slight delay of the Christmas decoration in some of Amsterdam’s best shops and department stores. The Dutch first celebrate what is believed to be Santa Claus’ precursor: Sinterklaas. And indeed, this mythical bishop bears quite a few resemblances to the frolic Christmas figure.

During the Sinterklaas fest, children leave their shoes near the chimney to find them filled with typical delicacies the next morning. So don’t forget to bring an extra pair of your prettiest shoes to Amsterdam between mid-November and December 5th. They could contain lots of deliciousness when waking up.

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