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8 x Chef’s Table in Amsterdam: the most delicious dishes prepared with personal love

22 September 2016

A true experience at these chef’s tables in Amsterdam!

It’s a beloved series among all foodies: Chef’s Table. Where you as a viewer get a unique look inside the kitchen of renowned chefs. Of course, everything is better in real life and therefore we went on the hunt for the best chefs table in Amsterdam. Just a little bit closer to home ;-) Read on and discover the 8 x the best chef’s tables in Amsterdam, where the dishes are prepared with personal love of the chef!


choux >> chefs table in amsterdam

The Chef’s Table at Choux is an absolute recommendation. Here you can enjoy a 3, 4 or 7 course menu (from €31,- to €55,-) with 18 of your best friends. Chef Merijn turns your dinner into a culinary feast and host Figo is definitely one of the better hots in Amsterdam. And also very convenient: the restaurant is close to Central Station!
Read all about Choux here >>

Wolf Atelier >> Chefs table in Amsterdam

Going for dinner at Wolf Atelier is an experience in all perspectives. The restaurant is located on the old bridge at Westerdok, the interior is very neat and chef Michael Wolf serves you the best of the best. There are several tables that give a remarkable view on the open kitchen. Like!
Read all about Wolf Atelier here >>

vermeer >> chefs table in amsterdam

A golden tip if you want to surprise your lover with a dinner: the renewed Vermeer* restaurant. You can choose a 4 course menu for 65 euros already. Chef Chris Naylor works with a changing menu and only gives away the ingredients he uses. The exact preparation is a surprise until dinner is served. A tasty experience!
Check the vlog about Vermeer* above>>

Restaurant C >> Chefs Table Amsterdam

At C, we know: it’s not about the product here, but about the method of preparation. All the dishes on the menu are divided on temperature. So very cold, very hot or in between. And when you’re talking about a Chef’s Table: the entire kitchen is open!
Read all about C here >>

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John dory >> chefs table in amsterdam

At John Dory it’s all about vistronomie. Chef Arjan Wennekes, who you may know from Visaandeschelde, is preparing the best dishes for you and makes them look just as a painting. You can choose between 3, 4, 5 or even 6 courses!
Read all about John Dory here >>

floor 17 >> chefs table in amsterdam

The amazing view across the city, the outdoor movie nights, yes, we love Floor17! But you don’t have to go outside for a wonderful view, their open kitchen offers you just as much fun inside. Chef Inan Sahin is working his magic with spices and other ingredients and makes you forget everything around you!
Read all about Floor17>>


bluespoon >> chefs table amsterdam

At Bluespoon in the Andaz Hotel you’ll find a perfect open kitchen. It’s just like watching a movie. The delicious menu is prepared with local ingredients in an international jacket. And also the interior is beautiful: styled by the one and only Marcel Wanders. Design chic with a twist!
Read all about Bluespoon here >>

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De kersentuin >> Chefs Table amsterdam

Another must visit to add to your list for special dinners: De Kersentuin. All the dishes are prepared with the personal love of chef Stefan van Sprang. The result: refined and super tasty dishes that are easily to combine. A must!
Read all about De Kersentuin here >>

Which of the restaurants above are you going to choose to surprise your love?

Amsterdam Bucketlist
Canal Cruise by day or in the evening
A bike tour through Amsterdam OR Rent a bike by yourself
The best view over Amsterdam from the A’DAM Lookout
Visit Artis Royal Zoo
Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
MOCO Museum for street art
Photography museum FOAM
Amsterdam Light Festival (during winter months)
Cruise like a local with your own boat (great with good weather!)
Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
Red Light District tour
Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn

| TIP: Buy an I amsterdam City Card. Save money on entrance fees to museums and attractions, public transport and profit from discounts on everything from restaurants to concerts. You can also skip some lines to make the most of your time in Amsterdam! You can buy a card for 24 hours up to 120 hours. Check the prices here >>

Our favourite hotels:
Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
The Student Hotel: budget proof in trendy East.
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 locations at
Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam.
Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
Park Plaza Vondelpark: located next to Vondelpark and beautifully renovated.
Hotel Dwars: small scale around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
Pillows Anna van den Vondel: great hotel close to Vondelpark.
Hotel Mercier: new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city.
The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals.
Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel in Amsterdam West.
Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
QO Amsterdam: eco design hotel with a great skybar.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
L’Europe: this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
W Amsterdam: with great restaurants and a rooftop bar with swimming pool.

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