Hidden-Hideouts; our top 7 terraces in Amsterdam

Sun’s out, terraces out! And there are plenty of terraces in Amsterdam; near to the waterfront and along parks, streets and squares. But wouldn’t you just love for us to reveal some secret hideouts? Here are our favorites.

Dignita Hoftuin – You are only lucky to come across this terrace if you know where to find it. Close to the Hermitage museum and the Amstel river, Dignita Hoftuin is all about fresh local ingredients and handmade products. For breakfast, brunch or lunch lovers; this place is opened daily.

De Plantage – This elegant 19th-century conservatory restaurant has a wide and green view of the freely accessible Artisplein and a stunning terrace. The food is influenced by the rich cultures of Southern Europe, North Africa and the Levant region. Enjoy the tasty dishes and drinks under old plane trees.

Lion Noir – Besides the delightful food inspired by French high-dining, Lion Noir is loved for its interior design. Their outdoor terrace is a hidden gem behind the vibrant Reguliersdwarsstraat. Lunch, dinner and cocktails, Lion Noir is suitable for every occasion.

Mossel & Gin – It’s all in a name they say. Mossel & Gin is all about fresh mussels paired with special gin and tonic combinations the two things you love most in summer. After a stroll through the city and beautiful Westerpark; Mossel & Gin is the right spot to settle down and relax on its inviting terrace.

Restaurant Merkelbach – you will find this hidden treasure at the border of the ecological Frankendael Park, in the southeast of Amsterdam. A historical place with local slow food and fine wines.

Meneer Nieges – Are you prepared to get your feet wet? This terrace is located next to the IJ river and open from the early morning till late at night. Expect flavorful combinations such as mackerel with lobster tom yam and killer views. If you aren’t interested in food; they organize parties as well!

Jansz. – Having a terrace in Amsterdam is unique. And Jansz. doesn’t just have one, it has two – one on the bustling Reestraat and one on the Keizersgracht canal. Here it’s all about beautifully crafted modern classics served with an easy going Dutch attitude.

Rosé all the way? Then don’t miss out on Jansz. Rosé Sundays every first and third Sunday in June, July & August.

For more information, see: https://www.facebook.com/events/908410742663967/?event_time_id=908410752663966
Or make a reservation directly: https://www.janszamsterdam.com/rose-sundays/