Restaurants in Amsterdam

- Surinam - De Pijp

Albert Cuypstraat 69 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206755135

Surinam Chinese restaurant in De Pijp, close to Albert Cuyp street market. Is truly a classic: Albina has been there for ages. Cheap, simplest decor possible, no alcohol served. Eat in or take out.

Recommended by: Korenbloemen Studio

- Oriental - Fusion - Near Flower Market

Vijzelstraat 5 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206201816

Great stir fries, curries and soups at bargain prices. For a quick and tasty bite to eat. Service is super fast and friendly.

Recommended by: Korenbloemen Studio

- Middle Eastern - De Pijp

Albert Cuypstraat 182 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206750544

Housed in a former church: cafe restaurant Bazar Amsterdam in Middle-Eastern atmosphere. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Recommended by: The Collector B&B

- Indonesian - Leidseplein Area

Lange Leidsedwarsstr 49 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206227434

More a snack bar than a restaurant, but good for a quick bite to eat. Try the Soto Ayam (chicken soup) as a starter or main dish. Low prices, and good value for money.

Recommended by: Maes Bed and Breakfast

- International - Nieuwmarkt Area

Nieuwmarkt 9 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206220034

Old fashioned cafe style restaurant on the Nieuwmarkt, famous for its Fondue: dish of melted cheese served in a communal pot. Forget the menu: choose either the Fondue or the steak and salad.

Recommended by: Aviyha's Apartment

- Dutch - Leidseplein Area

Leidsekruisstraat 28 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206270521

Sauerkraut, meat balls, potato soup, all in the Dutch way. The decor might be over stressing the Dutch aspect of it, yet go there for the traditional Dutch food at attractive prices.

- International - Nieuwmarkt Area

Kloveniersburgwal 59 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206253772

Traditional 'brown' cafe with jazz sessions on Sunday afternoon, lunch on the terrace in summer. Always great and often pleasantly surprising. Daily specials might be sold out early in the evening.

Recommended by: Canal Apartment "Canal View"

- Chinese - Nieuwmarkt Area

Oude Doelenstraat 1 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206207040

Great Peking duck and other Chinese food, open until late. Service is quick, with a clear intention to have you out in not too long; so it's a good choice if you want some fast, yet excellent food.

- Dutch - Near Spui

Spuistraat 273 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206249998

Traditional Dutch dishes at reasonable prices! Rabbit leg with sauerkraut, beans with sausage and bacon. And deserts like bitterkoekjespudding! Friendly service.

Recommended by: Palace Bed and Breakfast

- Dutch - Near Leidseplein

Helmersstraat 33 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206181884

Old fashioned Dutch cooking in a homely atmosphere. With lots of regulars who have a quick, cheap and tasty dinner.

Recommended by: AB&B WestViolet

- Surinam - Red Light District

Warmoesstraat 8 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206253115

One of the cheapest places to eat in the Red Light District: Surinam-Chinese-Javanese cuisine. A logical mix if you know a bit about the history of Dutch Colonialism. No nonsense food and service. Try the moksi meti or roti.

- Dutch - Museumplein Area

Roelof Hartstraat 26 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206625454

Homely cafe style restaurant for plain tasty Dutch cooking. You'll find many locals here on a very regular basis. Fun to be, great to experience the homely atmosphere.

Recommended by: AB&B Flynt

- Italian - Jordaan

Hazenstraat 64 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0204284436

Long time favorite. Dishes are simple, fresh, full of flavour and well priced.

- International - East of Central Station

Oosterdokseiland 143 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0205230870

Food Court of the V&D department store. Surprisingly nice snacks, sandwiches and complete dinners. On top of the Public Library, not too far from Central Station. Enjoy the view.

- Italian - Rembrandtplein Area

Amstelstraat 49 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206387307

Simple and tasty. Small restaurant run by an Italian family. Usually very crowded.

Recommended by: Amstelhuys B&B

- Malaysian - Nieuwmarkt Area

Kloveniersburgwal 38 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0204222447

Best Malaysian food around. For eat in or take out. And be warned: if the menu shows two peppers to indicate that the food is spicy, then you better believe them: it is spicy.

Recommended by: Korenbloemen Studio

- Italian - Leidseplein Area

Lange Leidsedwarsstraat 138 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206235672

Dead cheap pastas and pizzas. Surprisingly good for that low a price. And staff is very friendly and helpful.

Recommended by: Canal Apartment "Canal View"

- Dutch - Rembrandtplein

Rembrandtplein 24-a Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206249846

Café serving Dutch and international dishes. Daily specials between 6 and 8 pm. Make sure you get into the Café and not the hotel next door also called Schiller.

Recommended by: Amstelhuys B&B

- Japanese - De Pijp

Ferdinand Bolstraat 18 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206629996

All you can eat Japanese. So you may not find the refinement of more exclusive places, but what can you say at these prices. Salads, Suchi, Kushi, Tempura or Teppanyaki.

- Pancakes - Near Anne Frank House

Prinsengracht 191 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206251333

Well known pancake house, located in a former warehouse. 75 different variations: traditional with syrup, or more daring with salami, cheese and peppers.

Recommended by: The Collector B&B

- Sandwiches - Rembrandtplein

Korte Regulierdwarsstr. 5 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0206244200

Traditional Dutch broodjes (sandwiches) with cheese, warm meat and peanut sauce, croquettes, filet Americain, you name it. Eat in or export (that's what 'take out' is called here). Great for a quick lunch or snack.

- Italian - Near Central Station

Oosterdokskade 145 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0204201825

Italian Self Service restaurant for pizzas and pastas. It is part of an international chain. The Amsterdam restaurant is located in the Public Library.

Recommended by: Bambooboat

- Oriental - Fusion - Leidseplein Area

Max Euweplein 10 Amsterdam The Netherlands - 0205287778

Lots of noodles and rice in stir fries and soups. You'll be seated at long tables to enjoy a quick and tasty meal with tender meat and the freshest veggies. Try their fresh juices and shakes while you are there!