Top 5 cafes and restaurants of Amsterdam South

Have you visited the best places of Amsterdam South and walked through the Museum Square  and you are wondering where you can have lunch or dinner? We can help you! In this article we will inform you about the best cafes and restaurants in the South part of Amsterdam.

De Japanner Zuid

Embark on a culinary journey to the heart of Japan at De Japanner Zuid, a newly opened restaurant nestled in Amsterdam Zuid. Immerse yourself in the Japanese street food culture, where every dish is a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation. De Japanner Zuid will be your ultimate destination for an unforgettable dining experience. Make your reservation here.

Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 12:30-22:00

Address: George Gerschwinplein 1

Contact number: +31 (0)20 504 36

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Rijks is a luxury Michellene star restaurant located in the Philips Wing of the Rijksmuseum. It was opened by Joris Bijdendijk at the helm as the restaurant’s Executive Chef in 2014. The inspiration for the chef’s six course menu is drawn from ingredients grown on Dutch soil, often making use of the many international flavours that have influenced Dutch cuisine across the centuries. The reservation for the culinary experience can be made here.

Opening hours: Wed-Sun: 11:30-16:30, Tue-Sun: 18:00-00:00

Address: Museumstraat 2, Amsterdam

Contact number: +31 20 6747555

Dignita Vondelpark

Dignita Vondelpark is the place where you can enjoy breakfast and lunch right in the heart of Amsterdam Zuid. Here you can find a variety of dishes including traditional brunch classics with a twist . All food items are prepared with free range and locally sourced ingredients. Reservations can be made here.

Opening hours: Mon-Sun 09:00-17:00

Address: Koninginneweg 218h, 1075 EL Amsterdam

Contact number: 020 221 4458

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CT Coffee&Coconuts

Coffee&Coconuts is a place where you can relax and be yourself while enjoying your breakfast or lunch. Starting from the menu to attitude everything feels like a tropical island getaway right in the middle of the city. Here you can find everything you would like on the menu, starting with numerous kinds of coffee, tea and juices to the all-day breakfast items such as toasts , bowls and dishes with the eggs.

Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 7:00-17:00

Address: CEINTUURBAAN 282-284, 1072 GK



Stroom is a café located in the Pijp area of Amsterdam South. It is a perfect place for the breakfast and lunch with a variety of snacks, sandwiches, soups, salads and pancakes. For the drinks you can choose from extended list of coffee, tea, sodas and alcoholic drinks. On the sunny days you can also enjoy here a large terrace besides the main dining room. Reserve your table here.

Opening hours: Mon-Sun: 08:30-18:00

Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 151, 1072 LH Amsterdam

Contact number: +31 6 153 049 85

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Our hotel is located in Amsterdam city, just 5 minutes from the Amsterdam South metro station, which makes it perfect for reaching main tourist places. For the inspiration on what to visit in different parts of Amsterdam check out our articles below.