grilled sandwich in amsterdam


8 x a delicious grilled sandwich in Amsterdam that isn’t basic at all

7 April 2017

Grilled sanchiches in amsterdam, here you’ll find the best ones

What’s even easier than making a grilled sandwiches at home? Getting one somewhere in town! Luckily there are a lot of hotspots in Amsterdam that serve the most delicious grilled sandwiches. 2 slices, 3 slices, cheese, vegetables, (vegan) cheese. Yumm! These are our 10 favorite places for a good grilled sandwich in Amsterdam!

8 x a must try & tasty grilled sandwich in amsterdam


Bar Bukowski: Most people probably now the croque madame and the croque monsieur. At Bar Bukowski they even have another variation. The croque italiano! So delicious, definitely worth a try!

Toastable: At Toastable they love grilled sandwiches. But real ones. And what exactly are real grilled sandwiches? A lot of cheese, good bread, crusty and with different toppings. Fun fact: some grilled sandwiches are 8cm high before they go into the grill.

Metropolitain: Metropolitain is a quite popular hotspot in the city center. They have multiple ‘croques’ on the menu. A croque monsieur but a croque burger as well.

grilled sandwich in amsterdam


De Tweede Jeugd: The owners of De Tweede Jeugd found out that a lot of bread from bakeries gets thrown away. Such a waste! At De Tweede Jeugd, they use this bread to make grilled sandwiches. It might doesn’t sound that tasty, but wait until you try them yourself!

Robbie Brood & Tosti: In the Jordaan, you’ll find Robbie Brood & Tosti where you can order great grilled sandwiches. We know where we’ll go for lunch next time!

More hotspots in Amsterdam

Caulils: When you’re visiting the Hallen in Amsterdam, you will notice Caulils for sure! They’re mainly know for their uber grilled sandwich. Choose the bread you like, the cheese type and enjoy!

What are your favourite spots for a grilled sandwich 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.

More hotspots in Amsterdam

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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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