Best Pubs in Amsterdam

Check out the top Pubs in Amsterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Rembrandtplein
1. Rembrandtplein
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564 local reviews
Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam-Centrum
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Valti
A bit similar to the Leidseplein, but more spacious. Many pubs, cafes, restaurants, a lot of tourists in the …
Bart
Rembrandtplein is lined with pubs, restaurants, cafes and hotels and thus a tourist magnet of attractions in A…
Rachel
If partying is your thing, be sure to check out Rembrandtplein and Leidseplein. You will find a collection of …
1. Rembrandtplein
1. Rembrandtplein
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564 local reviews
Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam-Centrum
Valti
Valti
A bit similar to the Leidseplein, but more spacious. Many pubs, cafes, restaurants, a lot of tourists in the evening. Our favorite cafe is …
Bart
Bart
Rembrandtplein is lined with pubs, restaurants, cafes and hotels and thus a tourist magnet of attractions in Amsterdam. A popular centre for…
Rachel
Rachel
If partying is your thing, be sure to check out Rembrandtplein and Leidseplein. You will find a collection of clubs, pubs, restaurants and c…
2. Café Soundgarden
2. Café Soundgarden
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70 local reviews
164-166 Marnixstraat, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 620 2853
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Mariska
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace.
Ime
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace.
Paula
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace
2. Café Soundgarden
2. Café Soundgarden
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70 local reviews
164-166 Marnixstraat, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 620 2853
Mariska
Mariska
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace.
Ime
Ime
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace.
Paula
Paula
DJ nights & live acoustic sessions in a low-key music-focused pub with pool & waterside terrace
3. Leidseplein
3. Leidseplein
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320 local reviews
Leidseplein, Amsterdam-Centrum
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Casper
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as M…
G.
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as M…
Marie-Claire
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as M…
3. Leidseplein
3. Leidseplein
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320 local reviews
Leidseplein, Amsterdam-Centrum
Casper
Casper
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as Melkweg and Paradiso can be fou…
G.
G.
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as Melkweg and Paradiso can be fou…
Marie-Claire
Marie-Claire
Much of Amsterdam's nightlife centres around Leidseplein and the streets nearby. Famous music venues such as Melkweg and Paradiso can be fou…
4. Brouwerij 't IJ
4. Brouwerij 't IJ
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742 local reviews
7 Funenkade, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Sunday 2:00 PM
+31 20 261 9800
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Estelle
A local beer brewery since 1985, owned by a local, brewing the distinctive kind of quality beers ‘t IJ has bec…
Celine
Unexpected surprises abound in Amsterdam. On the city's east side, you'll find one denoted by a tall windmill:…
Luisa
Its location is underneath the city’s tallest windmill, Brouwerij ‘t IJ is an essential visit for beer lovers,…
4. Brouwerij 't IJ
4. Brouwerij 't IJ
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742 local reviews
7 Funenkade, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Sunday 2:00 PM
+31 20 261 9800
Estelle
Estelle
A local beer brewery since 1985, owned by a local, brewing the distinctive kind of quality beers ‘t IJ has become known for. Brouwerij ‘t IJ…
Celine
Celine
Unexpected surprises abound in Amsterdam. On the city's east side, you'll find one denoted by a tall windmill: Brouwerij 't IJ (the IJ Brewe…
Luisa
Luisa
Its location is underneath the city’s tallest windmill, Brouwerij ‘t IJ is an essential visit for beer lovers, or just to have a drink (does…
5. Leidseplein
5. Leidseplein
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721 local reviews
Leidseplein, Amsterdam
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Evy
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime locatio…
Astrid & Frank
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime locatio…
Marieke
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime locatio…
5. Leidseplein
5. Leidseplein
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721 local reviews
Leidseplein, Amsterdam
Evy
Evy
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime location to the South of the city’s c…
Astrid & Frank
Astrid & Frank
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime location to the South of the city’s c…
Marieke
Marieke
One of Amsterdam’s most famous central squares, the busy Leidseplein, or Leiden Square, claims a prime location to the South of the city’s c…
6. Club 8 BV
6. Club 8 BV
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78 local reviews
56B Admiraal de Ruijterweg, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+31 20 685 1703
Night clubBarPoint of interest
Ime
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap.
Lars
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap.
Willem
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap
6. Club 8 BV
6. Club 8 BV
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78 local reviews
56B Admiraal de Ruijterweg, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 4:00 AM
+31 20 685 1703
Ime
Ime
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap.
Lars
Lars
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap.
Willem
Willem
Large, laid-back hangout with lots of pool tables, plus pub grub & a full bar with beer on tap
7. de Biertuin
7. de Biertuin
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363 local reviews
29 Linnaeusstraat, Amsterdam-Oost
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 665 0956
RestaurantBarPoint of interest
Bart
Lot's of different nice Dutch and Belgium beers with a heated terrace. Great pub food, excellent burgers altho…
Jorrit&Dirk
Popular beer garden with lovely terrace in front and quality bistro pub food. Hundreds of beers to choose from…
Wilma
Popular beer garden with lovely terrace in front and quality bistro pub food. Hundreds of beers to choose from…
7. de Biertuin
7. de Biertuin
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363 local reviews
29 Linnaeusstraat, Amsterdam-Oost
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 665 0956
Bart
Bart
Lot's of different nice Dutch and Belgium beers with a heated terrace. Great pub food, excellent burgers although a little bit pricey
Jorrit&Dirk
Jorrit&Dirk
Popular beer garden with lovely terrace in front and quality bistro pub food. Hundreds of beers to choose from.
Wilma
Wilma
Popular beer garden with lovely terrace in front and quality bistro pub food. Hundreds of beers to choose from.
8. Café ‘t Sluisje
8. Café ‘t Sluisje
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75 local reviews
297 Nieuwendammerdijk, Amsterdam-Noord
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+31 20 636 1712
CafePoint of interestFood
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It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. A…
Nancy
It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. A…
Maartje
It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. A…
8. Café ‘t Sluisje
8. Café ‘t Sluisje
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75 local reviews
297 Nieuwendammerdijk, Amsterdam-Noord
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+31 20 636 1712
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It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. Always busy on a sunny day. Bik…
Nancy
Nancy
It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. Always busy on a sunny day. Tak…
Maartje
Maartje
It doesn’t get more idyllic than this, a 100-year-old pub on a hand-operated lock in a harbor of Nieuwendam. Always busy on a sunny day.
9. Cafe Thuys
9. Cafe Thuys
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113 local reviews
129 De Clercqstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+31 20 612 0898
BarCafePoint of interest
Jonathan
Coffee place in day time, pub in evening. Popular for students and others, nice people and terrace outside, vi…
Dan
Good Dutch-style Brown Pub that serves decent food. The Burger is good, so is the Chicken Satay.
Frans
Nice pub, good food. Have a drink and ask for the wifi code for free internet acces
9. Cafe Thuys
9. Cafe Thuys
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113 local reviews
129 De Clercqstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+31 20 612 0898
Jonathan
Jonathan
Coffee place in day time, pub in evening. Popular for students and others, nice people and terrace outside, view on lively bridge with boats…
Dan
Dan
Good Dutch-style Brown Pub that serves decent food. The Burger is good, so is the Chicken Satay.
Frans
Frans
Nice pub, good food. Have a drink and ask for the wifi code for free internet acces
10. De Oranjerie
10. De Oranjerie
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22 local reviews
15hs Binnen Oranjestraat, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 623 4611
CafePoint of interestFood
Martine
Popular 'brown cafe' which serves special beers and typical pub fare like chicken sate and steak with fries.
Chris & Tine
Popular 'brown cafe' which serves special beers and typical pub fare like chicken sate and steak with fries.
Sascha
Nice "brown cafe" style local pub. Relaxed atmosphere. Wide selection of beers, also serves simple meals.
10. De Oranjerie
10. De Oranjerie
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22 local reviews
15hs Binnen Oranjestraat, Amsterdam-Centrum
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 623 4611
Martine
Martine
Popular 'brown cafe' which serves special beers and typical pub fare like chicken sate and steak with fries.
Chris & Tine
Chris & Tine
Popular 'brown cafe' which serves special beers and typical pub fare like chicken sate and steak with fries.
Sascha
Sascha
Nice "brown cafe" style local pub. Relaxed atmosphere. Wide selection of beers, also serves simple meals.
11. Bar Baarsch
11. Bar Baarsch
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171 local reviews
91 Jan Evertsenstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 618 1970
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Nienke
This is a cozy cafe/restaurant in De Baarsjes. Whether you want a coffee (to go), a quick bite to eat or a dri…
Bernou
This is a cozy cafe/restaurant in De Baarsjes. Whether you want a coffee (to go), a quick bite to eat or a dri…
Maaike
A busy neighboorhood restaurant with nice food and friendly service. On Monday night there is a pub quiz and o…
11. Bar Baarsch
11. Bar Baarsch
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171 local reviews
91 Jan Evertsenstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 618 1970
Nienke
Nienke
This is a cozy cafe/restaurant in De Baarsjes. Whether you want a coffee (to go), a quick bite to eat or a drink. At Bar Baarsch they have i…
Bernou
Bernou
This is a cozy cafe/restaurant in De Baarsjes. Whether you want a coffee (to go), a quick bite to eat or a drink. At Bar Baarsch they have i…
Maaike
Maaike
A busy neighboorhood restaurant with nice food and friendly service. On Monday night there is a pub quiz and often soccer matches are shown …
12. Cafe de Walvis
12. Cafe de Walvis
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128 local reviews
516 Spaarndammerstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 773 9374
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Henrike
Nice bar in vintage style. Especially crowded on thursday and saturday evenings. They also have great biologi…
Martje
Good bar with nice food, pub quizzes, football on big screens for important games, friendly staff, perfect for…
Kurt
Very good burgers and other pub food where the locals go.
12. Cafe de Walvis
12. Cafe de Walvis
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128 local reviews
516 Spaarndammerstraat, Amsterdam-West
Open · Closes 3:00 AM
+31 20 773 9374
Henrike
Henrike
Nice bar in vintage style. Especially crowded on thursday and saturday evenings. They also have great biological food. Also check the three…
Martje
Martje
Good bar with nice food, pub quizzes, football on big screens for important games, friendly staff, perfect for drinks and snacks, need I say…
Kurt
Kurt
Very good burgers and other pub food where the locals go.