our top dinner picks for christmas in amsterdam this year
Christmas is coming! Did you make plans for your Christmas in Amsterdam yet? Or maybe you don’t feel like working in the kitchen the whole day to prepare a Christmas meal? We got the solution… Go out for dinner with friends or family in Amsterdam! Spoil yourself with a 3, 4 or even 5 course dinner, without being the one that has to prepare it all. But where to go? Not every restaurant is open so we selected the 24 restaurants that are open during Christmas in Amsterdam in 2015 Merry Christmas :-)
>> Venus & Adonis >> christmas in Amsterdam 2015 >>
At Venus & Adonis in the Jordaan you are assured of getting a good piece of meat. The food is served on large wooden boards to make it a cosy shared dining Christmas dinner! Venus & Adonis is open Christmas eve and on second Christmas day.
Read the extensive blog about Venus & Adonis here >>
>> Lotti’s >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
This atmospheric restaurant is situated in the Hoxton Hotel. Here you can enjoy meat and fish from the grill. Do you feel like a cocktail afterwards? The bar at the Hoxton is super cosy. Plus, the chesterfield couches where you can sit back and relax after your Christmas dinner are also to die for!
Read the extensive blog about Lotti’s here >>
>> Choux >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Luckily this great spot is also (partly) open this Christmas. During Christmas evening you get a nice a la carte dinner and on the 25th of December they serve a 5 course menu for only 55 euros! Choux is located very centrally (next to Central Station) and they just opened their doors recently. Choux is surely one of the favourites of Yourlbb! So be quick to book a table because this restaurant is popular!
Read the extensive blog about Choux here >>
>> Conservatorium hotel >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The Brasserie in the Conservatorium Hotel in Amsterdam Old South is the perfect spot for your Christmas dinner. Not only is the Christmas tree in the lobby truly amazing, the food is as well. They serve traditional meals, just how we like them. Merry Merry Christmas!
Read the extensive blog about the Conservatorium Hotel here >>
>> Americano bar & kitchen >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Do you feel like dining in New York style with an Italian twist? Then Americano is the perfect option for you. Their plans for Christmas are still mysterious and all we know is that you can still make a reservation for Christmas eve and second Christmas day.
Read the extensive blog about the Americano here >>
>> Carter bar & kitchen >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
In Amsterdam Old South you can find Carter Bar & Kitchen. This restaurant reminds us of a French Bistro; cosy with lots of delicious meals on the menu. They still have some room for a few reservations on Christmas evening and second Christmas day. So be quick…
Read the extensive blog about Carter Bar & Kitchen here >>
>> FA. Pekelhaaring >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Feel like a Christmas dinner at Pekelhaaring? Do not hesitate and book a table at Fa. Pekelhaaring because they only open their doors during Christmas evening! Pekelhaaring is all about nice dining without the fuss. Nice to go to with friends!
Van Woustraat 127-129 – east – pekelhaaring.nl
>> Pllek >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The hall next to restaurant Pllek in Amsterdam North will be transformed into a hall full of candles, linen table cloths and ambient lights. This makes it the perfect spot to go to for your Christmas dinner with a large group. Don’t wait too long to make a reservation!
Read the extensive blog about Pllek here >>
>> vondelpark3 >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Vondelpark3 just launched their winter menu. At Christmas time you can go here for a lovely Christmas dinner with wintery burgundian dishes. On first and second Christmas day they organise a special Christmas brunch. And on second Christmas day you can make a reservation for a Christmas menu at dinner. Sounds promising!
Read the extensive blog about Vondelpark3 here >>
Fa. Speijkervet >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
In Amsterdam West you can spend Christmas eve and third Christmas day at Fa. Speijkervet! Someone told me third Christmas day is the day for people who work in hospitality, so that can only mean that its gonna be a fun day! A great evening to go out in the city afterwards with friends :-)
Read the extensive blog about Fa. Speijkervet here >>
>> Rijks restaurant >> christmas IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Dining in style right next to the beautiful Rijksmuseum at the enlightened Museumsquare. More christmasy is hardly possible :-) What they exactly gonna do this Christmas isn’t sure to us, but one thing is clear; at the Rijks they know what culinary dining is… And they are open with Christmas!
Read the extensive blog about the Rijks Restaurant here >>
>> westergasterras >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The Westergasterras on the Westergasterrein offers good food, wine and a fireplace. Do we need to say more? …And they are open this Christmas :-)
Read the extensive blog about the Westergasterras here >>
>> baut zuid >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Do you want to celebrate Christmas in a white surrounding? It might not be real snow but the interior is as white as it gets :-) The restaurant is open for Christmas, more information to follow… Tip: don’t wait too long to make a reservation for a table at this restaurant in Old South.
Read the extensive blog about BAUT ZUID here >>
>> Luwte >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
At Luwte you can make your own decision about what to eat this Christmas because here you dine a -la-carte during all the Christmas days. Luwte is located in the crowded Jordaan but inside the restaurant it’s like you’re walking into a peaceful oasis. The fireplace is working and the interior is warm and cosy. Drink a nice wine at the fireplace before you start dinner. Merry Christmas :-)
Read the extensive blog about Luwte here >>
>> morgan & mees >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Celebrate Christmas in this amazing cool building! Next to a nice menu (and wine menu) they also have a cocktail bar in the building. Perfect for after your Christmas dinner. They serve an a-la-carte dinner on Christmas evening. On second Christmas day they serve a brunch and a special Christmas menu. Enjoy :-)
Read the extensive blog about Morgan & Mees here >>
>> remise47 >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The Christmas special at Remise47 is a 4-course dinner which consists of a bunch of small dishes to share with friends or family. This menu costs only 41,40 euro, a glass of cava included! Why don’t start your evening with a G&T at De Foodhallen?
Read the extensive blog about Remise47 here >>
>> the lobby >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The Lobby in the centre of Amsterdam always has a snug and warm vibe and I can imagine that it will be like this even more around Christmas time! The kitchen is French-International. What they serve (next to their standard menu) during Christmas is still a surprise, but I would make a reservation sooner than later!
Read the extensive blog about The Lobby here >>
>> Restaurant C >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Restaurant C is the permanent location of Baut, which makes us so so happy! In the restaurant everything is about Celsius. Every meal is prepared on the exact right temperature which gives it the perfect taste sensation. Very nice! The restaurant is open during Christmas and serves a 5 or 6 course dinner. You might be lucky for a table reservation. But be quick!
Read the extensive blog about Restaurant C here >>
>> 5&33 >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
This trendy restaurant is situated in the Art’otel straight across Central Station. Take a bit of time before or after dinner to have a cocktail at the bar, because they are delicious! At 5&33 they do shared dining. A nice way to taste a lot of different things at the Christmas dinner table.
Read the extensive blog about 5&33 here >>
>> bluespoon >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
Bluespoon is located in the Andaz Hotel and it’s a great spot for your Christmas dinner. Here you can also share your plates, which is nice, because you can try out different things! We can tell you that the restaurant is open this Christmas, with more information to follow…
Read the extensive blog about Bluespoon here >>
>> Mr porter >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
The recently opened W Hotel is open this Christmas! In the restaurant of Mr. Porter you have a great view on the city…. And especially at Christmas time the view must be amazing with all the Christmas lights around. Mr. Porter is a real steak restaurant with the nicest bits of meat, yumm!
Read the extensive blog about Mr. Porter here >>
>> okura hotel >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
In the Okura Hotel you have the choice out of three restaurants! Ciel Blue has two Michelin stars and while you are having a culinary Christmas dinner you can enjoy the view from the 23rd floor! The Serre restaurant is inspired on Ciel Blue. Feel like a Christmas with a Japanese twist? The Japanese Michelin star restaurant Yamazato & Sazanka are open too!
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 – De Pijp – okura.nl
>> Canvas >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
In the Volkshotel you can dine with a view! Canvas is the restaurant on the 7th floor. But make sure to be quick to book a table because they are almost full. Good luck! :-)
Read the extensive blog about Canvas here >>
>> Cannibale Royale >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
They are closed on the first Christmas day but every other day you can enjoy the juicy steaks at Cannibale Royale. Go with your friends for a free and easy, cosy and cannibale Christmas dinner to Cannibale Royale :-)
Read the extensive blog about Cannibale Royale here >>
>> Nelis >> CHRISTMAS IN AMSTERDAM 2015 >>
This Christmas they serve a 4 course Christmas menu with delicious meals like duck and entrecôte. Plus: take the wine arrangement with it! At Nelis you will certainly be spoiled, because there are so many beautiful taste sensations per meal. Nice to go to with friends or family!
Read the extensive blog about Nelis here >>
So as you can see there are enough restaurants open this Christmas. Don’t forget to book a table as soon as possible! Merry Christmas!