Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East


Thuis Aan De Amstel Amsterdam: drink and bites hotspot!

20 May 2014

Great sunset with bar bites at Thuis Aan De Amstel

Another new hotspot in Amsterdam East: Thuis Aan De Amstel! A great place to go for lunch, coffee or drinks and bites with a beautiful view over the river Amstel. Thuis Aan De Amstel is located in the former house of the director of the Zuidergasfabriek. I didn’t know that Amsterdam East had a mini area like the Westergasfabriek. It’s the plan to renovate this whole area and make it a new cultural spot. Love that idea!

Thuis Aan De Amstel has a huge sunny patio and it’s a great spot to look at all the boats sailing by on a sunny day. This is also a spot where you can stop to get some snacks for the boat (tip!). I went to Thuis Aan De Amstel for some lazy Sunday afternoon drinks. Enjoying the sun and the bar bites menu with tasty snacks. The sausages of goose are a must try and are made especially for Thuis Aan De Amstel by Wateetons. Very good!

Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East
Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East

Perfect outdoor patio to watch the sundown over the Amstel with some drinks and bites.

Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East
Thuis Aan De Amstel in Amsterdam East

Thuis Aan De Amstel Amsteram

Address: Korte Ouderkerkerdijk 45, Amsterdam
Neighbourhood: Amsterdam East

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.

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