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My top five food places in Amsterdam

Filed in Blog, Netherlands by on January 10, 2018
by Lauren K.

1. Winkel 43

The best Dutch apple pie in Amsterdam. And probably the world. Make sure you get a slice with whipped cream (slagroom)!

Plate of apple pie with whip cream.

Winkel’s apple pie

2. The Brunchroom

Great place for brunch (duh) with a creative menu and unique dishes to choose from. The owner, Steven, is the sweetest person and you can really tell he loves what he does and makes your experience a priority. Make sure you try the vegan waffle!

3. Peejay’s Donuts

The cutest donut shop with yummy flavors. My favorite one out of all that I tried is probably the blackberry cheesecake. Go get a donut, take a seat at the window and people-watch!

A donut with cream cheese on top and blackberries stuffed into the sides.

Blackberry cheesecake donut from Peejay’s. I will dream of you.

4. IJscuypje

My go-to gelato shop. I definitely went more than I should have. I try to be dairy-free, but you have to make sacrifices for the ones you love.

5. Van Stapele Koekmakerij

They do one thing and one thing only: cookies. Only one kind, but it’s famous, warm and worth the potentially very long line.

View of a bakery window - multiple large flat chocolate cookies cooling on baking sheets.

My one true love.

About the blogger

Lauren K. is studying abroad on the IES Abroad: Study Amsterdam program in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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