get the best donuts in amsterdam at these places
They are available in all colours and flavours. With topping or without, filled or just basic. We’re talking about donuts, the sweet pastry we all crave! I’m a real sweet tooth so I won’t say no if someone offers me a donut. But where you can get the best donuts in Amsterdam? We made a list with 6 x the tastiest donuts in Amsterdam. Let’s try them all!
6 x the tastiest donuts in amsterdam to try now
Corner Bakery: Believe us, you want to try the pancakes, the freakshakes and the donuts at Corner Bakery. Luckily they also have good sandwiches for people who don’t want something sweet, but if you’d ask me, I’d say you should try the pancakes and the donuts!
Rene’s Croissanterie: At Rene’s Croissanterie they have crêpes, home made pies, fresh sandwiches and donuts. I want one with chocolade and sprinkles, those are the best!
PEEJAYS Doughnuts: PEEJAYS Doughnuts on the Vijzelstraat is your new go to if you love home made donuts. Raspberry JameWhite Chocolate or Lemon Curd Meringue. Be warned, you will want to try them all!
Tasty Donuts & Coffee: Always hard deciding with donut you’re gonna get? Go to Tasty Donuts & Coffee, and it will get even harder. They have over 30 different ones here. Ps: order a fresh juice too!
Dunkin’ Donuts: Since a little while, Dunkin’ Donuts has been in Amsterdam and we’re so happy! They don’t just have different flavoured donuts, nope also in the coolest shapes (hello cookiemonster) with tasty stuffing.
Where do you get donuts in Amsterdam?
THINGS TO DO:
⋙ 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!)
ONE OF A KIND:
⋙ 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:
AFFORDABLE // €
☾ 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
COMFORTABLE // €€
☾ 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.
TOP LUXURY // €€€
☾ 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.
Let’s get social
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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Anne de Buck