Monthly Archives: September 2010


Breakfast outside the Hotel seems to be more and more fashionable. We would like to recommend the following restaurants: Brezel Lunchroom – Sarphatistraat 42a (mon-fri open at 07:30 and sat at 08:30) 2 minutes walking distance from Amstel Hotel Italian Cafe Restaurant … Continue reading

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Amsterdam pancakes

A pannekoek is thinner and larger than a pancake, thicker and larger than a crêpe. Although the batter is strictly the same in both versions, pannekoeken can be salty or sweet depending on what comes over them. The most classic recipes … Continue reading

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Churches / Religious services

Whatever your faith, you can probably find a religious service to meet your beliefs in Amsterdam. CATHOLIC CHURCHES (schedules) DE KRIJTBERG – Singel 448, 623-1923 Services: Mon till Fri 12:30 en 17:45, Sat 12:30, Sun 09:30, 11:00 (latin) and 12:30. … Continue reading

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Since the majority of restaurant kitchen in Amsterdam are closed by 10:30pm, it’s good to keep these late-night addresses : BRASSERIE BARK (seafood) – Van Baerlestraat 120, 675-0210 – till 00:30 am HOLLAND CASSINO – Max Euweplein 62, 521-1111 – … Continue reading

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