The Fat Dog in Amsterdam


The Fat Dog Amsterdam: bubbly and hotdogs by Ron Blaauw

16 April 2014

The Fat Dog Amsterdam for bubbly and hotdogs by Ron Blaauw

New hotspot The Fat Dog Amsterdam is now open! Is it a pub?  Or is it a hotdog place? Or both?! Ron Blaauw (from the Michelin star restaurant Ron Gastrobar) opened a new hotspot in De Pijp in Amsterdam. The Fat Dog Amsterdam is the place to be for a good sausage on a bun accompanied by a glass of bubbly, good beer or gin tonic. We say best of both worlds! Who doesn’t like an artisanal hotdog :-).

The Fat Dog in Amsterdam by Ron Blaauw** The Fat Dog in Amsterdam by Ron Blaauw**

The hotdogs at The Fat Dog Amsterdam come with all kinds of toppings. Order the Roy Donders (like a hotdog plain), the vega dog or the gangs of New York. I really liked the Casablanca with lam hotdog and babaganush.The other snacks on the menu made my mouth wather as well. Cans with all sorts of cremes with bread, from rilette to mackerel creme. And try the grilled sausage as well. It’s very good!

For dessert I had the apple pie. Delicious!

The Fat Dog in Amsterdam by Ron Blaauw**

The Fat Dog in Amsterdam by Ron Blaauw**

The concept of The Fat Dog Amsterdam is inspired by Bubbledogs in London!

Enjoy your hotdogs!

The Fat Dog Amsterdam
Address: Ruysdaelkade 251, Amsterdam
Neighbourhood: De Pijp in Amsterdam

More hotspots are in the Amsterdam Little Black Book. A city guide to Amsterdam with the best restaurants, shops and things to do. Always new addresses coming up so check out your online Little Black Book daily for the latest hotspots in town!

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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