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15 Best spots for coffee in Amsterdam

By Mathilde Simon
August 03, 2020

Amsterdam is full of cozy hotspots where you can enjoy a delicious cup of coffee. In this article we share some local favorite spots for the best coffee in Amsterdam!

Lots of locally roasted coffee, delicious specialties and of course a delicious cake along with it. You can get it all at the hotspots below in Amsterdam!


1. Koffiespot

You can find Koffiespot, a fine espresso bar, in the heart of the Jordaan, on Elandsgracht to be precise. This cozy place works with local coffee beans from coffee roasting company Bocca.

In addition to the delicious coffee, Koffiespot also offers breakfast, lunch and freshly squeezed juices. You can also come here if you are in the mood for a treat. Try out their vegan and sugar-free pastries!


Elandsgracht 53, 1016 TN Amsterdam


2. House of Watt

In Amsterdam Oost vind je House of Watt, de flexibele ontmoetingsplek van Amsterdam. Hier kun je terecht voor heerlijke koffie, ontbijt, lunch en diner. Naast lekker eten en drinken kun je hier werken en spelen.

In the East of Amsterdam you can find House of Watt, the flexible meeting place of Amsterdam. Here you can enjoy delicious coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner. In addition to good food and drinks, you can work and play here.

Yes, you read that right, play! You can play table football and board games. They also broadcast all Ajax matches on a big screen here.


James Wattstraat 73, 1097 DL Amsterdam


3. Benji’s

Benjis is a favorite of many! The shop is inspired by the tropical atmosphere of Bali, which is why you will find a lot of green colours and a lot of plants here. But the use of steel and concrete also gives it an industrial look.

There are currently three Benji locations in Amsterdam: in East, West and New West. Visit one of the locations for brunch or dinner, but of course also a delicious cup of coffee. From espresso and americano to a latte macchiato and iced latte, they have everything here. Also lactose free milk and vegan whipped cream!


Wibautstraat 196, 1091 GS Amsterdam
Baarsjesweg 188, 1057 HR Amsterdam
Maassluisstraat 243, 1062 GA Amsterdam


4. The Coffee Virus

The Coffee Virus kun je vinden in Amsterdam Oost. Hier vragen ze een simpele vraag: wil je je koffie zoet, zuur of bitter? Op basis daarvan maken ze voor jou de perfecte koffie!

The Coffee Virus can be found in Amsterdam East. Here they ask a simple question: do you want your coffee sweet, sour or bitter? Based on that, they make the perfect coffee for you!


Matrix VI, Science Park 410, Amsterdam


5. Caffènation

Deze gezellige koffiezaak is overgevlogen vanuit Antwerpen. Hier kun je dan ook heerlijke verse Belgische koffie drinken. Het heeft een gezellige jaren ‘50 vibe met veel hout en plantjes.

This cozy coffee shop originates from Antwerp. Here you can also drink delicious fresh Belgian coffee. It has a cozy ’50s vibe with lots of wood and plants.

In addition to delicious coffee, definitely also try out the homemade chocolate!


Warmondstraat 120, 1058 KZ Amsterdam


6. Coffee Room

You can expect delicious coffee and sandwiches at the Coffee Room in Amsterdam Oud-West. Order your favorite coffee and a pastry at the bar and then choose where to sit. During a sunny day in Amsterdam you can also choose to relax on their terrace!


Kinkerstraat 110, 1053 EC Amsterdam


7. Monks Coffee Roasters

At Monks Coffee Roasters, they carefully choose hand-roasted coffee. A lot of care is taken to grow, ship and eventually roast the special coffees and you can definitely taste the quality!

In addition to their tasty coffees, they also serve delicious burgers, toast and sweets here.


Bilderdijkstraat 46, 1052 NB Amsterdam


8. Trakteren

At Trakteren in Amsterdam they work together with the Dutch Barista Coffee. Here you drink delicious specialty coffee with some tasty treats. Also fun: at Trakteren you can do an Espresso Tasting!


Jan Pieter Heijestraat 119-A, 1054 MD Amsterdam


9. Six and Sons

Six and Sons is a concept store where you can drink delicious coffee but also enjoy shopping. For example, they have clothing, furniture, accessories and vintage items here. It’s also the right place for a great breakfast or lunch!


Haarlemmerdijk 31, 1013 KA Amsterdam


10. Gartine

Gartine is a real gem. It is the perfect place to relax during a delicious breakfast, lunch, high tea or tasty coffee. All their products come directly from their own vegetable garden.

In addition to your delicious cappuccino or caffé latte, definitely also order a cake, cupcake or bonbons. There is a really great selection of sweet treats!


Taksteeg 7, 1012 PB Amsterdam


11. De Laatste Kruimel

A very cozy French bakery where you can sit for a quality coffee. But as soon as you take a seat here, you suddenly feel like one of the breakfast or lunch dishes. A quiche, focaccia or something sweet like a delicious cake or brownie.


Langebrugsteeg 4, 1012 GB Amsterdam


12. Betty Blue

Betty Blue is a spacious business in the center of Amsterdam. Here you can enjoy breakfast, brunch and lunch or just have a coffee while enjoying the divine cheesecake or Red Velvet cake.


Snoekjessteeg 1-3, 1011 HA Amsterdam


13. Park Café Restaurant

Delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks or a delicious coffee in Amsterdam East. All this is possible at Park Café and with a great view! The restaurant is located in Hotel Arena.


‘s-Gravesandestraat 55, 1092 AA Amsterdam


14. Rum Baba Coffee Roasters & Bakery

In Amsterdam East you can find Rum Baba, a bakery and coffee roasting in one (but spread over two beautiful buildings). Everyone is welcome here to enjoy the delicious coffee made on the spot! And definitely take a piece of carrot cake or banana bread with it. So good!


Pretoriusstraat 33, 1092 EX Amsterdam


15. Coffee Bru

This coffee shop in Amsterdam East is really the perfect hangout to catch up while enjoying a cappuccino. The coffee comes from Rum Baba and tastes delicious!


Beukenplein 14, 1091 KG Amsterdam

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