hummus heaven in De Pijp: Sir Hummus Amsterdam
Sir Hummus in Amsterdam has the best hummus I ever had! I thought nothing could beat the hummus at Dubai hotspot Zareeb. But Sir Hummus: you share a good first at my favourite hummus list ;-)
Sir Hummus at De Pijp serves hummus and hummus only. Je can choose three variants: plain vegan, hummus with egg and hummus with beef. I went for the hummus with egg and Anne choose the hummus with beef. They were both delicious! With the hummus we got a small beetroot salad and warm pita breads. The hummus was warm, creamy and poured over with nice spices and oil. You will eat the hummus as a whole meal here and you will get a plate full. I love it!
crap-Free Policy at Sir hummus amsterdam
Sir Hummus never uses questionable ingredients or preservatives in its Hummus. The making off the hummus is a 24 hour proces and is made with lots of love by the brothers Guy and Dori and Guy’s girlfriend Lior. Their love for hummus started at an early age in a small village close to Jerusalem. Were they always went in the weekends and eat freshly made and warm hummus. Years later they moved for study to Amsterdam and now they are the proud owners of Sir Hummus!
Interieur at Sir hummus amsterdam
Sir Hummus is located at the Van der Helstplein in De Pijp. On the square you will notice Sir Hummus immediately by his clear blue color. The interior has furthermore a vintage look. Old vintage furniture everywhere! They made wooden benches on the wall and there are standing old school chairs at the tables. Gives a cool, homey atmosphere. Nice!
More hotspots at De Pijp?
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
| TIP: Buy an I amsterdam City Card. Save money on entrance fees to museums and attractions, public transport and profit from discounts on everything from restaurants to concerts. You can also skip some lines to make the most of your time in Amsterdam! You can buy a card for 24 hours up to 120 hours. Check the prices here >>
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.
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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Van der Helstplein 2Amsterdam (De Pijp)
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