Archives for August, 2009

Zus en Zus Reopening Soon

Zus en Zus, a friendly neighborhood restaurant with a fairly priced three course menu, seems to be reopening soon! I last went in February and was ...


With all Michelin star restaurants booked days ahead of the regular start of reservations, we decided to try out Oriental 128 for restaurant week. Oriental ...


Apparently I am not the only one who thinks the restaurant week formula in Amsterdam is flawed. While there is undoubtedly a huge buzz around ...


Oyster Party Amsterdam

Slowfood Netherlands is organizing an oyster party on September 13 in cooperation with Slowfood New York. 400 years ago Henry Hudson discovered the island of Manhattan ...


A summer full of food festivals is slowly winding down. We had pure food festivals like the Holland Food festival and Taste. And many of ...


Last weekend we went to De Parade to see Spinvis and have a good time with a group of friends. De Parade in Amsterdam will ...


I went to the Odessa for restaurant week 2007 and had a wonderful cucumber eel melon soup and a nice menu overall. Definitely one of ...


The summer edition of Restaurant Week will hit Amsterdam August 24 to 30, 2009. Reservations open tomorrow at 10am. But be warned, getting a good ...


Cafe Hesp, one of dutchgrub's Best Amsterdam Terraces, has added Brouwerij 't IJ's Columbus beer to its tap! Its selection of beers on tap, including Weihenstephaner ...


Cafe Hesp, one of dutchgrub's Best Amsterdam Terraces, has added Brouwerij 't IJ's Columbus beer to its tap! Its selection of beers on tap, including Weihenstephaner ...


I thought I would post a brief warning for unsuspecting visitors. Many restaurants and cafes in Amsterdam close for summer vacation. Around the time of ...