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32 x spots near the Vondelpark in Amsterdam that you want to visit

18 May 2024

32 x spots near the Vondelpark in Amsterdam that you want to visit

Are you out for a stroll in Vondelpark in Amsterdam and fancy a drink and/or a bite to eat? In the summer, you can bring your own food and have a picnic in the park with friends or grab takeout from one of the nearby spots. But you can also dine in at one of the charming restaurants in the area. Because honestly, there are so many delightful spots around Vondelpark in Amsterdam! Shops, cosy cafes, restaurants, and even beauty spots. We’ve compiled a list of all the cool spots near Vondelpark in Amsterdam for you. Have fun!

21 x food spots near the vondelpark in amsterdam


This spot is in the middle of Vondelpark and has a beautiful terrace. It’s ideal for a day out at the Vondelpark, and they often have exhibitions you can enjoy!
Vondelpark 3, Amsterdam,

Parallel Amsterdam

At Parallel Amsterdam, Spanish cuisine is blended with local ingredients and products, resulting in an original menu and a cosy Southern European atmosphere.
Overtoom 495-497, Amsterdam,

hotspots in de buurt van het vondelpark, parallelamsterdam

© Parallel Amsterdam, @parallelamsterdam

Bar Kosta

This replacement for Ter Brugge may well have the loveliest terrace in Oud-West. Bring on that sunshine!
Derde Kostverlorenkade 42, Amsterdam, Facebook page


In Vondelpark, on the side of Amstelveenseweg, you’ll find the Vondeltuin. It has all-day sunshine and often a silent disco party on Saturdays!
Vondelpark 7, Amsterdam,

vondeltuin amsterdam

© Vondeltuin

Vegan Junk Food Bar

The first branch of Vegan Junk Food Bar is next to the Overtoom. They serve vegan burgers, bitterballen, and even kapsalon.
Staringplein 22, Amsterdam,

Bar Bonnie

At the end of Vondelpark lies Bar Bonnie. This bistro in Old South is the ideal spot to settle in on a Friday afternoon for lunch, drinks, and dinner.
Amstelveenseweg 226h, Amsterdam,

hotspots in de buurt van het vondelpark, bonnie

© Bar Bonnie,

WG Café

The WG Café has been around for years in a beautiful location. It serves simple yet good food, and you won’t even feel like you’re in the middle of the city.
Marius van Bouwdijk Bastiaansestraat 52, Amsterdam,

Cannibale Royal Amstelveenseweg

Cannibale Royal is the go-to spot for real meat lovers, just a stone’s throw away from Vondelpark. You can drop in for lunch or dinner. Play it safe and reserve ahead of time.
Amstelveenseweg 170 B-H, Amsterdam,

beste barbecue restaurants in amsterdam Cannibale Royale

© Cannibale Royale

Golden Brown Bar

Authentic Thai cuisine in a modern setting. The green curry here is my go-to choice, but the pad thai is also highly recommended!
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 146, Amsterdam,


This BBQ bar is perfect for a quick bite (and they also offer delivery). It is highly recommended if you want to picnic in Vondelpark with a hamburger or chicken.
Schinkelhavenkade 1, Amsterdam,

Carter Bar & Kitchen

Enjoy the sunshine on the terrace all day long with snack platters, cocktails, and the company of friends. The mojito is highly recommended.
Valeriusstraat 85, Amsterdam,

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© Carter Bar & Kitchen

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Coffee Concepts

Need some extra energy to get through the day? Then grab a great cup of coffee at Coffee Concepts and order one of their delicious homemade sandwiches while you’re at it.
Jacob Obrechtstraat 5, Amsterdam,


Gitane opened its doors in 2023 and has been a big success already. This place is always fully booked during prime time, but those who take a lucky shot might have a chance to taste their delicious cuisine. If Gitane is entirely booked, why not take a look at one of the other restaurants on Jan Pieter Heijestraat?
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 146, Amsterdam,

Nieuwe restaurants Amsterdam Gitane

© Café Gitane

The Seafood Bar

True seafood lovers need to know about this spot. Fish and chips, Fruit de Mer, oysters—you can have it all here.
Van Baerlestraat 5, Amsterdam,

De Ebeling

De Ebeling is the place to be for a busy Friday afternoon drinks session. You’re also in the right spot here for a good pub meal.
Overtoom 52, Amsterdam,

De Ebeling

De Ebeling

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Barrica Wine & Foodbar

Oysters, steak tartare, and delicious wine! This is where you go to end a day at Vondelpark on a high note.
Wilhelminastraat 109, Amsterdam,

Thrill Grill

Time for Burgers! This spot by Julius Jaspers serves up juicy burgers and tasty fries.
Eerste Constantijn Huygenstraat 37, Amsterdam,

Spaghetteria Caffè

At Spaghetteria Caffè, you can enjoy Italian classics and treats during the day, with a glorious spotlight on a strong cup of espresso.
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 131 b-h, Amsterdam,

hotspots in de buurt van het vondelpark, spaghetteria caffè

© Spaghetteria Caffè, @spaghetteria_pastabar

Staring At Jacob

Enjoy cocktails all day and indulge in a delicious brunch at Staring At Jacob. Have a meal here and then relax in Vondelpark afterwards.
Jacob van Lennepkade 215, Amsterdam,

Rayleigh & Ramsay

At this wine bar, you can choose from more than 100 (!) wines by the glass. Fun fact: you can also pour your own wine here.
Zocherstraat 2, Amsterdam,

Wakuli Coffee Bar

At Wakuli, the focus is on fair and high-quality coffee. Not only for the coffee farmers but also for the guests. Here, you can get a cappuccino for just €3 – and that’s a rarity in Amsterdam.
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 76, Amsterdam,

hotspots in de buurt van het vondelpark, wakuli

© Wakuli, @wakulicoffee

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For beautiful home goods, you have to visit &klevering. It’s almost impossible to leave empty-handed. Tip: It’s also the perfect spot if you’re still looking for a great gift.
Jacob Obrechtstraat 19A, Amsterdam,

Gesponnen Suiker

A charming boutique offering beautiful items, accessories, shoes, and more. Conveniently, their service ensures you receive your item within three hours after placing your order.
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 114, Amsterdam,

gesponnen suiker amsterdam

© Gesponnen Suiker

Modern Vintage

Is it time for new furniture in your home? Then visit Modern Vintage. No time to hop on your bike? Check out their website instead!
Jacob Obrechtstraat 26, Amsterdam,


At Dasgaaf, you can find paintings, vintage furniture, and beautiful home accessories from the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. You’ll be amazed by what you see.
Koninginneweg 220, Amsterdam,

Following Lucy

For stylish clothing for women, Following Lucy is the place to go. From cute dresses to bags and scarves. Happy shopping!
Jan Pieter Heijestraat 119, Amsterdam,

ByDanie Vintage Store

For colourful vintage, ByDanie Vintage Store is the place to be; former celebrity stylist Danie Bles still personally curates the collection.
Cornelis Schuytstraat 45, Amsterdam,

hotspots in de buurt van het vondelpark, bydanievintagestore

© By Danie Vintage Store, @bydanievintagestore

5 x beauty spots near the vondelpark in amsterdam

Salon B

Looking for a completely new hairstyle, a blowout, or highlights? You can get it all at Salon B. This hair salon spans an impressive three floors.
Willemsparkweg 30, Amsterdam,

SOAP Treatment Store

At Soap Treatment Store, you can purchase super nice beauty products and indulge in various treatments. How about pedicures, massages, peels, or even a spray tan?
Van Baerlestraat 112, Amsterdam,

Bergman Clinics

To enter summer with great skin, head to Bergman Clinics for a boost with an excellent peel. Lovely to have soft, healthy skin!
Willemsparkweg 151, Amsterdam,

BLOY Institute

At BLOY Institute, you can access various treatments, fine skincare, and extensive advice. In any case, you’ll walk out the door looking radiant.
Willemsparkweg 168, Amsterdam,


With the lovely weather, you’ll often wear open-toed shoes, and well-painted nails go hand in hand. If you’re not so skilled at it yourself, you can get a wonderful pedicure at Babassu!
Cornelis Schuytstraat 40, Amsterdam,

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Amsterdam Bucketlist & Things to Do
Fabrique des Lumières
NXT Museum
STRAAT street art museum
MOCO Museum for street and modern art
Amaze, an audiovisual labyrint
Food Tasting Tour of Jordaan area
Albert Cuyp Market Food Tour
Sightseeing Boat Cruise with unlimited drinks
Pancake Cruise
Micro Brewery Beer Tasting Tour
Fatbike e-bike tour (also to Amsterdam North)
Rent a bike by yourself and explore like a local
Outside of Amsterdam: windmills & Zaanse Schans
3 hour biketour: backstreets & hidden gems
Private Canal Boat Tour
Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
Canal Cruise in the evening
Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
The Upside Down
Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn
Drive-it-Yourself Tulip Fields GPS Audio Tour
⋙ Catch a direct train from Amsterdam to Antwerp, Brussels, London or Paris, starting at € 20,-! Check tickets & prices >>
Visit Artis Royal Zoo
Go an a bike tour with the kids
NEMO Science Museum
Paddle board tour on the canals
Go for a kayak-tour in Amsterdam
Amsterdam Light Festival boat tour
Amsterdam Light Festival bike tour

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Our favourite hotels in Amsterdam:
Pillows Maurits at the Park: this newly opened hotel is all about luxury.
Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
L’Europe: recently renovated, this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
W Amsterdam: with lively restaurants and a posh rooftop bar with swimming pool.
The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals with great all day bar.
Hotel Jakarta: the most sustainable hotel ánd great value for money with a spa.
Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam from the North side.
Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
Hotel Dwars: small scale and around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
Hotel Mercier: pretty new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city by MGallery.
Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel with restaurant in Amsterdam West.
Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
Ruby Emma: eco design hotel with a great skybar near Amstel station.
Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
The Social Hub budget proof in trendy East district close tho the subway.
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 several locations in Amsterdam.

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I really hope you enjoy your time in Amsterdam! On my Instagram account @yourlbb and you can find more recommendations and new hotspots in town.

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