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Alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam – find the best at these 10 hotspots

15 March 2024

Alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam – it seems an impossible task to find them at first, but nothing turns out to be further from the truth. For everyone who wants to experience the pleasures but not the burdens, we have put together an extensive list of places where the non-alcoholic drink is as good as its alcoholic counterpart.

10 X hotspots for alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam

It almost seems like a virus: quitting alcohol has never been as popular as it is now. That is good news for your health and also for those who prefer to avoid alcohol. Due to the increasing number of quitters, the alcohol-free alternative is also increasing in popularity. Get to know the best hotspots for alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam.

Cafe Gollem

Café Gollem is known as a beer café – and that’s exactly right. Suppose it weren’t for the fact that you can also go there for an alcohol-free drink in Amsterdam. Each Gollem location has an extensive range of non-alcoholic beer. And the good thing is: there is always a Gollem near you.
Raamsteeg 4, Amstelstraat 34, Entrepotdok 64, Daniël Stalpertstraat 74, Overtoom 160-162, Amsterdam, cafegollem .nl

Café R. de Rosa

Relatively new, but immediately embraced by the neighborhood: Café R. de Rosa. A neighborhood café with Jordanian allure, where everyone is welcome. In addition to an extensive selection of natural wines, R. de Rosa offers homemade kombucha and original lemonades.
Boomstraat 41A, Amsterdam,

The Beer Garden

The name does not suggest that you have come to the right place for an alcohol-free drink in Amsterdam, but nothing could be further from the truth. Non-drinkers are also well-catered for in the Beer Garden. They have an extensive range of non-alcoholic and low-alcohol beers and a wide range of soft drinks.
Linnaeusstraat 29, Prinsengracht 494, Jan Evertsenstraat 135, Amsterdam,</ a>

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Bar Bukowski

Alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam? Then you’ve come to the right place at Bar Bukowski. This place grew into a household name in Amsterdam-Oost and beyond. In addition to classics such as good wines and an extensive range of beers, they also serve non-alcoholic variants.
Oosterpark 10, Amsterdam,

Super Lyan

An alcohol-free espresso martini? Yes, please! Cocktail bar Super Lyan is one of the few places to do it. It is not without reason that this place attracts full houses every weekend. And that too in the heart of centrum.
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 3, Amsterdam,


You will find Vesper near De Willem (see below). They don’t hesitate to make a juicy mocktail at this cocktail bar. The Miso Thorny is an absolute favorite among non-alcoholic drinkers. The flavors of Seedlip distillate, sea buckthorn berry, coconut foam, and miso make this mocktail as unique as its alcoholic counterparts.
Vinkenstraat 57, Amsterdam,

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Café De Willem

At De Willem, you have lunch or dinner and a spot at the bar. Watch the bartender prepare a delicious mocktail, or go for the sparkling tea: a champagne made from tea.
Haarlemmerplein 58, Amsterdam,

Lemonman Bar

No fewer than four non-alcoholic cocktails are on the menu of Lemonman Bar in Amsterdam South. That’s good news, also for the guests of the Neni restaurant, to which this bar belongs. The most famous is the Disa-no-no Sour, made from Lyre’s Amaretti, lemon juice, sugar, and egg white foam—a real treat.
Stadionplein 8 I, Amsterdam,

Café Restaurant Metro

In Amsterdam-Noord you can go to Café Restaurant Metro: from breakfast to drinks and dinner. They serve an extensive range of wines, which also include non-alcoholic alternatives.
Asterweg 22, Amsterdam,

Pulitzer’s Bar

From the Bellino to the Amaretti & Chicory – the mocktails at Pulitzer’s Bar are all equally original and made with the greatest attention and precision. You notice that the bartenders see it as challenging to make their non-alcoholic drinks just as special as the alcoholic variants. One of the best places for alcohol-free drinks in Amsterdam.
Prinsengracht 323, Amsterdam,

more Amsterdam tips

Amsterdam Bucketlist & Things to Do
Fabrique des Lumières
NXT Museum
STRAAT street art museum
MOCO Museum for street and modern art
Amaze, an audiovisual labyrint
Food Tasting Tour of Jordaan area
Albert Cuyp Market Food Tour
Sightseeing Boat Cruise with unlimited drinks
Pancake Cruise
Micro Brewery Beer Tasting Tour
Fatbike e-bike tour (also to Amsterdam North)
Rent a bike by yourself and explore like a local
Outside of Amsterdam: windmills & Zaanse Schans
3 hour biketour: backstreets & hidden gems
Private Canal Boat Tour
Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
Canal Cruise in the evening
Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
The Upside Down
Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn
Drive-it-Yourself Tulip Fields GPS Audio Tour
⋙ Catch a direct train from Amsterdam to Antwerp, Brussels, London or Paris, starting at € 20,-! Check tickets & prices >>
Visit Artis Royal Zoo
Go an a bike tour with the kids
NEMO Science Museum
Paddle board tour on the canals
Go for a kayak-tour in Amsterdam
Amsterdam Light Festival boat tour
Amsterdam Light Festival bike tour

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Our favourite hotels in Amsterdam:
Pillows Maurits at the Park: this newly opened hotel is all about luxury.
Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
L’Europe: recently renovated, this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
W Amsterdam: with lively restaurants and a posh rooftop bar with swimming pool.
The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals with great all day bar.
Hotel Jakarta: the most sustainable hotel ánd great value for money with a spa.
Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam from the North side.
Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
Hotel Dwars: small scale and around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
Hotel Mercier: pretty new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city by MGallery.
Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel with restaurant in Amsterdam West.
Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
Ruby Emma: eco design hotel with a great skybar near Amstel station.
Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
The Social Hub budget proof in trendy East district close tho the subway.
Het Volkshotel: affordable and with a cool rooftop bar.
CitizenM: all you need is that XL bed (location near Amstel is great).
Motel One: budget design hotel with several locations in Amsterdam.

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