Super fresh and homemade fast-food at the Salsa Shop!
Thumbs up for the Salsa Shop in Amsterdam! Fast-food like all fast-food should be like. Groumet style! With super fresh ingredients, everything homemade and made to order how you like it. Finally a cool spot for good Mexican food in Amsterdam.
Choose only what you like best!
The concept of the Salsa Shop is simple: choose the dish (tacos, burrito, salad or burrito bowl), choose chicken, steak, shredded beef, veggies or shredded pork, a homemade salsa (the chipotle is a spicy must try!) and veggies and greens to top it of. Within no time you created a custom Mexican meal!
In the open kitchen behind the counter at the Salsa Shop the pans are on the stove and the meat is grilled right in front of you. You can order everything to go or to stay at the Salsa Shop.
Cool Mexican touch
I recommend you to eat at the Salsa Shop itself. The interior design is really cool! The guys decorated the place themselves… and I have to say: they have style. Love the cactuses and Mexican curiosities.
Also nice: the homemade frozen margaritas from the slush machine!
Fingers crossed that more Salsa Shops will open the doors in Amsterdam!
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Salsa Shop Amsterdam
Address: Amstelstraat 32-A, Amsterdam
Neighbourhood: Amsterdam Centrum
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
VERY VERY NICE // €€
☾ 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.
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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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