The Best Truly Local Bars in Amsterdam

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest afterwork beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Amsterdam has a local hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Bar Bukowski – Amsterdam East’s perfect hangout

Bar Bukowski – Amsterdam East’s perfect hangout

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“Bar Bukowski” is one of my favorite bars in Amsterdam East. I have travelled across the city for its coziness many times. Check out their lunches & coffee

Full Article by Kara Lilley

Brouwerij aan’t Ij – Craft beer by the windmill

Brouwerij aan’t Ij – Craft beer by the windmill

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“Brouwerij aan’t Ij” is the brewery ‘below the windmill’ in Amsterdam. Locals beers, a unique mix of guests — two hours are enough to make you euphoric!

Full Article by Ana V. Martins

Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen – Welcoming farm pub

Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen – Welcoming farm pub

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“Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen” is my favorite place in Amsterdam if I feel like leaving the hectic city behind for a bit. Check out their give-away shop.

Full Article by Sentia van der Mark

Café de Engelbewaarder – Jazz and sunny terrace

Café de Engelbewaarder – Jazz and sunny terrace

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“Café de Engelbewaarder” in Amsterdam is ideal on Sundays, when they have live jazz. During the rest of the week, I like coming here for reading or a beer!

Full Article by Bart van Grevenhof

Cafe In ‘t Aepjen – The monkey bar

Cafe In ‘t Aepjen – The monkey bar

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“Cafe In ‘t Aepjen” in Amsterdam is said to have hosted tired sailors and travellers back in the old days. Even its name ‘monkey bar’ is legendary…

Full Article by Ana V. Martins

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