Best schools in Amsterdam

Check out the top schools in Amsterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Restaurant Edel
1. Restaurant Edel
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112 local reviews
1 Postjesweg, Amsterdam
Open now
020 799 5000
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Lucas
Situated in one of the most beautiful buildings in "Amsterdamse School" stijl, this restaurant / cultural cent…
Nina
Nice terras near the water plus an additional floating terras. Go here when it's sunny. When cold, the atmosph…
Toby
Great terrace next to the water. A beautiful Amsterdamse School building ('Het Sieraad'). Perfect for coffee o…
1. Restaurant Edel
1. Restaurant Edel
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112 local reviews
1 Postjesweg, Amsterdam
Open now
020 799 5000
Lucas
Lucas
Situated in one of the most beautiful buildings in "Amsterdamse School" stijl, this restaurant / cultural center serves excellent drinks, ex…
Nina
Nina
Nice terras near the water plus an additional floating terras. Go here when it's sunny. When cold, the atmosphere inside is cozy. The buildi…
Toby
Toby
Great terrace next to the water. A beautiful Amsterdamse School building ('Het Sieraad'). Perfect for coffee on a sunny day.
2. Pathé Tuschinski
2. Pathé Tuschinski
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69 local reviews
26 Reguliersbreestraat, Amsterdam
0900 2357284
Movie theaterEstablishment
Gui
Tuschinski is considered as one of the most beautiful cinemas in the world. The interior and exterior are a sp…
Natasha
A spectacular interior in the style of Amsterdam School, Jugendstil, Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
Wendie and Hans
Most pro-fined art deco (dutch Amsterdamse school) in the Netherlands. A must see, buy on a rainy day a ticket…
2. Pathé Tuschinski
2. Pathé Tuschinski
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69 local reviews
26 Reguliersbreestraat, Amsterdam
0900 2357284
Gui
Gui
Tuschinski is considered as one of the most beautiful cinemas in the world. The interior and exterior are a spectacular mix of styles; Amste…
Natasha
Natasha
A spectacular interior in the style of Amsterdam School, Jugendstil, Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
Wendie and Hans
Wendie and Hans
Most pro-fined art deco (dutch Amsterdamse school) in the Netherlands. A must see, buy on a rainy day a ticket for No. 1 and you'll have a w…
3. Scheepvaarthuis
3. Scheepvaarthuis
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3 local reviews
108 Prins Hendrikkade, Amsterdam
020 551 2512
Establishment
Nathan
Spectacular, beautiful, example of the 'Amsterdamse School' architecture. Must see for fans. Now a hotel.
Kenneth
Scheepvaarthuis, now the Amrath Hotel, was originally built to house a group of Dutch shipping companies. The …
Babette
Nice place to visit, when you are fond of dutch shipping (history). Also nice expositions for the kids
3. Scheepvaarthuis
3. Scheepvaarthuis
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3 local reviews
108 Prins Hendrikkade, Amsterdam
020 551 2512
Nathan
Nathan
Spectacular, beautiful, example of the 'Amsterdamse School' architecture. Must see for fans. Now a hotel.
Kenneth
Kenneth
Scheepvaarthuis, now the Amrath Hotel, was originally built to house a group of Dutch shipping companies. The building, a jewel of the Amste…
Babette
Babette
Nice place to visit, when you are fond of dutch shipping (history). Also nice expositions for the kids
4. The Movies
4. The Movies
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87 local reviews
161-163 Haarlemmerdijk, Amsterdam
Open now
020 638 6016
Establishment
Reinier
For a great old school movie experience. Located a the end of a nice shopping street.
Mees
This old school movietheatre has an unique vibe and will not be your everyday movietheatre. Not every blockbus…
Eric
My favorite cinema in town. In the bar/restaurant they offer a combi menu with the movie ticket.
4. The Movies
4. The Movies
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87 local reviews
161-163 Haarlemmerdijk, Amsterdam
Open now
020 638 6016
Reinier
Reinier
For a great old school movie experience. Located a the end of a nice shopping street.
Mees
Mees
This old school movietheatre has an unique vibe and will not be your everyday movietheatre. Not every blockbuster will play here so to see a…
Eric
Eric
My favorite cinema in town. In the bar/restaurant they offer a combi menu with the movie ticket.
5. Café Nol
5. Café Nol
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31 local reviews
109 Westerstraat, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 624 5380
Establishment
Lotte
Typical 'old-school' Amsterdam bar
Berend Jan
Typical "old-school" Amsterdam bar
Simone
Real old school Jordanese style bar. Not my favorite place to be, but certainly good if you like to taste a bi…
5. Café Nol
5. Café Nol
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31 local reviews
109 Westerstraat, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 624 5380
Lotte
Lotte
Typical 'old-school' Amsterdam bar
Berend Jan
Berend Jan
Typical "old-school" Amsterdam bar
Simone
Simone
Real old school Jordanese style bar. Not my favorite place to be, but certainly good if you like to taste a bit of the 'real' Amsterdam
6. OT301
6. OT301
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17 local reviews
301 Overtoom, Amsterdam
020 779 4913
Establishment
Thomas
Alternative hang out that used to be a squat, and before that the school of cinema. Has a vegan restaurant, It…
Juel
Vegan restaurant, bar, cinema and club. It's an old squatted school building serving a more alternative, punky…
Alex
Very interesting venue that offers all sorts of entertainment from ping pong Tuesdays to yoga lessons and gigs…
6. OT301
6. OT301
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17 local reviews
301 Overtoom, Amsterdam
020 779 4913
Thomas
Thomas
Alternative hang out that used to be a squat, and before that the school of cinema. Has a vegan restaurant, Italian wine bar, dub club, cine…
Juel
Juel
Vegan restaurant, bar, cinema and club. It's an old squatted school building serving a more alternative, punky crowd.
Alex
Alex
Very interesting venue that offers all sorts of entertainment from ping pong Tuesdays to yoga lessons and gigs. Vegan restaurant - booking…
7. Café Cook
7. Café Cook
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88 local reviews
2 James Cookstraat, Amsterdam
Open now
06 21966916
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Helen
"A great restaurant with a big terrace with nice view on the 'Amsterdamse school' buildings."
Evert
Tiny local restaurant with superb food. Also veg. Located at a beautiful quiet square built in 'Amsterdam Scho…
Nienke
Local restaurant with superb food. Also veg. Located at a beautiful quiet square built in 'Amsterdam School' t…
7. Café Cook
7. Café Cook
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88 local reviews
2 James Cookstraat, Amsterdam
Open now
06 21966916
Helen
Helen
"A great restaurant with a big terrace with nice view on the 'Amsterdamse school' buildings."
Evert
Evert
Tiny local restaurant with superb food. Also veg. Located at a beautiful quiet square built in 'Amsterdam School' type architecture. Recomme…
Nienke
Nienke
Local restaurant with superb food. Also veg. Located at a beautiful quiet square built in 'Amsterdam School' type architecture in my street!…
8. Rijsel
8. Rijsel
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59 local reviews
52 Marcusstraat, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 463 2142
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Sonia
Good french/belgian cafe, in an old schoolbuilding. Always make reservations upfront!
Cecily
Excellent restaurant in a former school building - with lovely details kept intact. Great wines and classic Be…
Roos
One of the best restaurants in Amsterdam, located in an old school building. Serving the fantastic spring chic…
8. Rijsel
8. Rijsel
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59 local reviews
52 Marcusstraat, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 463 2142
Sonia
Sonia
Good french/belgian cafe, in an old schoolbuilding. Always make reservations upfront!
Cecily
Cecily
Excellent restaurant in a former school building - with lovely details kept intact. Great wines and classic Belgian/French dishes including …
Roos
Roos
One of the best restaurants in Amsterdam, located in an old school building. Serving the fantastic spring chicken!
9. Het Schip
9. Het Schip
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25 local reviews
140 Spaarndammerplantsoen, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 418 2885
MuseumEstablishment
Dennis
Along the Spaarndammerplantsoen, three monumental public housing complexes are designed by famous architect Mi…
Freek
Museum Het Schip is a unique social housing estate built in the famous Amsterdam School style of the early 190…
Guyon
Museum Het Schip explores the Amsterdam School style of architecture in its social, political and artistic con…
9. Het Schip
9. Het Schip
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25 local reviews
140 Spaarndammerplantsoen, Amsterdam
Closed now
020 418 2885
Dennis
Dennis
Along the Spaarndammerplantsoen, three monumental public housing complexes are designed by famous architect Michel de Klerk. The most expres…
Freek
Freek
Museum Het Schip is a unique social housing estate built in the famous Amsterdam School style of the early 1900s. Responding to the towers o…
Guyon
Guyon
Museum Het Schip explores the Amsterdam School style of architecture in its social, political and artistic context. The museum is located in…
10. Hollandse Manege
10. Hollandse Manege
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4 local reviews
140 Vondelstraat, Amsterdam
020 618 0942
Establishment
Bogy
The oldest equestrian riding school in the Netherlands and a museum.
Kenneth
The Hollandsche Manege (riding school in simple English) is the oldest riding school in the Netherlands. Built…
Marike
For horse-lovers and for architecture lovers. In the middle of the city this beautiful old ridingschool. For a…
10. Hollandse Manege
10. Hollandse Manege
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4 local reviews
140 Vondelstraat, Amsterdam
020 618 0942
Bogy
Bogy
The oldest equestrian riding school in the Netherlands and a museum.
Kenneth
Kenneth
The Hollandsche Manege (riding school in simple English) is the oldest riding school in the Netherlands. Built in 1881 to serve the elite in…
Marike
Marike
For horse-lovers and for architecture lovers. In the middle of the city this beautiful old ridingschool. For a coffee or maybe a short ride?
11. Mercatorplein
11. Mercatorplein
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15 local reviews
Mercatorplein, Amsterdam
Route
Laurens
Mercatorplein is also exemplary for the architecture style called Amsterdamse school, the Berlage towers and t…
Christie
Walk through ´De Baarsjes´ (my neighbourhood in Amsterdam West) to Mercatorplein. This is a perfect example of…
Yahav
Cafe Zurich is pretty new and nicely decorated. A cosy lunchroom / restaurant with an open fireplace inside f…
11. Mercatorplein
11. Mercatorplein
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15 local reviews
Mercatorplein, Amsterdam
Laurens
Laurens
Mercatorplein is also exemplary for the architecture style called Amsterdamse school, the Berlage towers and the houses around the square ar…
Christie
Christie
Walk through ´De Baarsjes´ (my neighbourhood in Amsterdam West) to Mercatorplein. This is a perfect example of ´De Amsterdamse School´ and h…
Yahav
Yahav
Cafe Zurich is pretty new and nicely decorated. A cosy lunchroom / restaurant with an open fireplace inside for the chilly days and a great…
12. Rapa Nui
12. Rapa Nui
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11 local reviews
27 Boulevard Barnaart, Zandvoort
Open now
023 573 7060
Establishment
Gertrud
Another nice place on the beach for drinks and food! There's also a surf school if you want to try out the Dut…
Jeroen
Relaxed beach bar, family friendly, good food, delightful terrace, nice atmosphere. Adjacent to the surf schoo…
Lonneke
Chill and very child friendly beach club. Just to hang out, have a drink or a bite to eat. Also there is a sur…
12. Rapa Nui
12. Rapa Nui
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11 local reviews
27 Boulevard Barnaart, Zandvoort
Open now
023 573 7060
Gertrud
Gertrud
Another nice place on the beach for drinks and food! There's also a surf school if you want to try out the Dutch waves ;-)
Jeroen
Jeroen
Relaxed beach bar, family friendly, good food, delightful terrace, nice atmosphere. Adjacent to the surf school. Besides Woodstock, one of t…
Lonneke
Lonneke
Chill and very child friendly beach club. Just to hang out, have a drink or a bite to eat. Also there is a surf school.