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1 March 2017

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Where do you need to go for a good cup of coffee in Amsterdam East? Yourlbb has made a new list with coffee hotspots in East that you’ll want to know! From real coffeebars to cafés with nice coffee. Lovely to wake up in the morning, or just to relax on a Sunday. These are our favorite places for coffee in Amsterdam East. Have fun!

Interested in all the food and drink spots in East? Then check out the Amsterdam East Guide!

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Filter: This nice coffeebar is right next to Artis and a definite favorite. Why? Because they serve coffee from White Label and have really tasty cakes, muffins, and brownies. All made from local, organic products. Officially not East… but it’s the East side of the Center ;-).

Louie Louie: Louie Louie is the all day cafe in Amsterdam East where you don’t just want to order a coffee. For a delicious breakfast or lunch you’re also at the right address here. What do you think about a sandwich with pastrami and sauerkraut?

Café de Tropen: In the mood for a coffee after your visit in the Tropenmuseum? Then go to Café de Tropen. Tip: when it’s summer you can enjoy the sun on their lovely terrace.

Clubkoffie: For the best coffee and delicious sandwiches in East! And, is there anyone who doesn’t think clubsandwiches and coffee are a good combo?

Boterham: Boterham is good for drinking coffee and to shop. Here you can have breakfast/lunch with sandwiches and cappuccino’s while shopping cute accessories.


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De Plantage: Restaurant De Plantage, next to the zoo, is one of our favorite spots to grab a bite to eat in the evening. But the coffee there also makes us really happy. Actually, everything at De Plantage makes us happy.

Spirit: At Spirit you can order coffee and a coffee-caramel cake (so good). Or the chocolate cake, oatcookie, or orange-blueberry cake, or well, everything really.

Bar Botanique: Bar Botanique is the topical garden of Amsterdam East. And the place where you’ll want to order a coffee, lunch, or even dinner.

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Stooker: This coffee-roasting company is only open for the public on Saturday. Great for the real coffee lovers.

Rum Baba: You’ll find this spot in the Transvaalbuurt in East. Besides delicious coffee from Brazil at Rum Baba, you can also get the best cakes!

Hartje Oost: Shopping, coffee and tasty food! At the concept store Hartje Oost they sell handmade, vintage and selfmade items. And apart from that you can also order homemade dishes and good coffee.

Bedford Stuyvesant: A very relaxed coffee hotspot on the Javastraat. Bedford Stuyvesant is perfect to meet up with friends and spend the day drinking coffee. In the summer it’s nice to sit on the small terrace in the sun all day.

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Coffee Bru: Coffee Bru on Beukenplein for specialty coffee, cakes and lunch. Looking for a working spot with good coffee? This is your place to be!

Bakhuys: A nice coffee lunchroom in a canteen setting. You can also get freshly baked bread here!

Beter & Leuk: This cozy living room (coffee) café around the corner of the Wibautstraat is also vegan proof! So, perfect for drinking coffee and eating healthy food. Want to shop? This concept café sells items of Things I Love Things I Like and The Darlings.

East57: Coffee to go or to stay, whatever you prefer! And East57 is also perfect for the early birds among us, because they open at 7am. Perfect!

Stek: A real hipster hotspot at the Wibautstraat where you can enjoy breakfast all day and drink the best coffee. During the summer Stek is an extra nice spot because they have a sunny terrace. Who doesn’t love drinking iced coffee in the sun?

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Doordeweeks: A concept store with vintage items and good coffee! Here they sell the nicest clothes, furniture, accessories and art of both known and unknown (young) designers. Would you like a coffee to drink at ease? They serve coffee of White Label!

Roost: This little coffee shop is behind the OLVG. Order a croissant with your morning coffee because it sure tastes delicious!

More hotspots in Amsterdam

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

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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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I really hope you enjoy your time in Amsterdam! On my Instagram account @yourlbb you can find more recommendations and new hotspots in town.

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