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20 Best breakfast spots in Amsterdam

By Mathilde Simon
August 03, 2020

There are plenty of places to enjoy a nice breakfast in Amsterdam. To make sure you visit the right ones, we share with you our favourite places for a delicious breakfast or brunch in Amsterdam!

Croissants, omelettes, pancakes… lots of pancakes! There is something for everyone. In addition, the breakfast cafes below look amazing and it is the perfect reason to discover the different parts of Amsterdam.


1. Mr. Stacks

Mr. Stacks is a must-visit for all pancake lovers! Here you can eat the tastiest, most fluffy vegan pancakes in a beautiful looking hotspot. From savory to sweet pancakes, all pancakes are delicious.

For example, go for the unique “Plantbased Tacos Stack” (!!) stack with guacamole and vegan cheese or for the “Dutch Apple Pie Stack” with caramelized apples, cinnamon, vanilla and caramel sauce. So good!


Govert Flinckstraat 122, 1072 EM Amsterdam



Teds Amsterdam is een van die plekken waar je heel de dag heerlijk van het brunch menu kan bestellen. We love it!

TEDS can of course not be missing from this list. It’s a great hotspot to start your day on a lazy Sunday with a good brunch. On the menu are all kinds of dishes that remedy a possible hangover. From the ‘Eggs Norwegian’ to the yoghurt with fruit. You can also have breakfast with an ‘Espresso Martini’ or a beer; it is the weekend after all!


Bosboom Toussaintstraat 60, 1054 AV Amsterdam


3. The Avocado Show

Een van de meest populaire restaurants in Amsterdam is waarschijnlijk the Avocado Show. Ondanks dat de meeste mensen wel bekend zijn met deze hotspot, is het toch wel echt nog steeds een uniek concept.

One of the most popular restaurants in Amsterdam is probably the Avocado Show. Although most people are familiar with this hotspot, it is still a unique concept.

Everything at the Avocado Show contains the ingredient avocado. From pancakes with avocados as a topping to eggs served in half avocados. There is even avocado ice cream! Definitely worth a visit if you love avocados and want to experience a unique dining experience.


Willemsparkweg 152-H, 1071 HS Amsterdam (To go location)
Daniël Stalpertstraat 61 HS, 1072 XB Amsterdam
Keizersgracht 449, 1017 DK Amsterdam


4. Dignita

Dignita is een fijne hotspot voor ontbijt, brunch en lunch. Op het menu staan veel heerlijke gerechten met unieke ingrediënten, zoals de witte chocolade, rabarber & rozen American Pancakes stack.

Dignita is a great hotspot for breakfast, brunch and lunch. The menu offers many delicious dishes with unique ingredients, such as the white chocolate, rhubarb & rose American Pancakes stack. Yum!

There are three locations of Dignita in Amsterdam, one in Amsterdam South near the Vondelpark, one in the Hoftuin, an oasis in the center of Amsterdam and one in the Westerpark.


Koninginneweg 218h, 1075 EL Amsterdam
Nieuwe Herengracht 18a, 1018 DP Amsterdam
Spaarndammerstraat 55h, 1013 TA Amsterdam


5. Pluk

Bij Pluk kun je elke dag van de week terecht voor een heerlijk ontbijtje of lunch. Het is de perfecte plek om een shopdagje in Amsterdam te starten. Pluk is namelijk gevestigd in twee van de leukste straatjes van Amsterdam.

Pluk offers a delicious breakfast or lunch every day of the week. It is the perfect place to start a shopping day in Amsterdam. Pluk is located in two of the nicest streets in Amsterdam.

On the menu you can find everything: pancakes, sandwiches, sweet treats, matcha lattes and healthy juices. A cozy place where you can also look around in their shop!


Reestraat 19, 1016 DM Amsterdam
Berenstraat 19, 1016 GG Amsterdam


6. The Breakfast Club

It’s already in the name, but The Breakfast Club is a wonderful place for an all-day breakfast in Amsterdam! Here you can enjoy breakfast in the style of Mexico City, Paris and New York. Go for the pancakes, sandwich or for the full English Breakfast.

There are five locations of The Breakfast Club in Amsterdam, so who knows, maybe one is near you! Enjoy your meal!


Changiweg 110, 1043 DZ Amsterdam
Gustav Mahlerplein 114, 1082 MA Amsterdam
Haarlemmerplein 31, 1013 HR Amsterdam
Bellamystraat 2H, 1053 BL Amsterdam
Wibautstraat 56, 1091 GN Amsterdam


7. Benji’s

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

There are currently three Benji locations in Amsterdam: in East, West and New West. Visit one of the locations for a delicious breakfast. For example, choose the delicious granola bowl, the acai bowl and of course a tasty cappuccino!


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


8. Corner Bakery

The Corner Bakery is een fijne all-day breakfast zaak in Amsterdam. Op hun ontbijt menu kun je kiezen uit een simpel ontbijtje zoals yoghurt met granola en fruit en een croissant met boter en jam. Maar er zijn ook uitgebreide ontbijtjes zoals brioche wentelteefjes en Red Velvet Pancakes.

The Corner Bakery is a great all-day breakfast cafe in Amsterdam. On their breakfast menu you can choose from a simple breakfast like yogurt with granola and fruit and a croissant with butter and jam. But there are also extensive breakfasts such as ‘Brioche French Toast’ and ‘Red Velvet Pancakes’.


Johannes Vermeerstraat 40, 1071 DS Amsterdam
Kon. Wilhelminaplein 60-62, 1062 KS Amsterdam


9. Water & Brood

Klassieke Amerikaanse gerechten met een Surinaamse twist! Bij Water & Brood kun je terecht voor comfort food zoals hun bekende ‘Chicken ‘n Waffles’. De ideale plek voor een brunch in Amsterdam.

Classic American dishes with a Surinamese twist! At Water & Brood you can find comfort food such as their famous ‘Chicken ‘n Waffles’. The ideal place for brunch in Amsterdam.


Nieuwe Kerkstraat 84, 1018 EC Amsterdam


10. Yoghurt Barn

A savory healthy toast or a sweet guilty pleasure for lunch? At Yoghurt Barn you have it all.

Of course you should try their delicious Yoghurt Specials at Yoghurt Barn, such as the ‘Merry Berry’ or ‘Energy Explosion’. Or choose a tasty ‘Overnight Oats’ or ‘Chia Pudding’.


Stationsplein 17b naast IJ-passage, stad zijde, 1012 AB Amsterdam


11. Cotton Cake

Cotton Cake is een leuke concept store in Amsterdam waar je ook kunt ontbijten. Ze verkopen hier gezonde ontbijtjes, zoals huisgemaakte granola, omelet, bananenbrood en smashed avocado toast.

Cotton Cake is a nice concept store in Amsterdam where you can also enjoy breakfast. They sell healthy breakfast dishes, such as homemade granola, omelette, banana bread and smashed avocado toast.

You can also go for the “I want it all”, which includes the omelet, smashed avocado toast and the granola. During the weekend specials are also on the menu, such as the smoothie bowl, ‘New York Style Waffles’ and homemade cakes.


1e van der Helstraat 76HS, 1072 NZ Amsterdam


12. Pllek

Pllek is een bijzondere plek waar je heen kan voor ontbijt, diner of een drankje. Het is eigenlijk een container die getransformeerd is naar een café/bar met een eigen strandje en uitzicht op de skyline van Amsterdam.

Another nice hotspot in Amsterdam: Pllek! To get here you have to take a (free) ferry to the NDSM Wharf in Amsterdam North. Then it is a few minutes walk from the NDSM ferry port and then you are there!

Pllek is a special place where you can go for breakfast, dinner or a drink. It is actually a container that has been transformed into a café/bar with its own beach and a view of Amsterdam’s skyline.

Whether you come to warm up by their fireplace in winter or just lie in the sun on their private beach in summer, Pllek is always worth a visit!


T.T. Neveritaweg 59, 1033 WB Amsterdam


13. De Bakkerswinkel

Besides the Bakkerswinkel being the perfect place for a high tea in Amsterdam, you can also enjoy a delicious breakfast here. From croissants and scones to toasts and quiches. There is something for everyone on the menu!


Warmoestraat 69, 1012 HX Amsterdam
Regulateurshuis 1, Polonceaukade 1, 1014 DA Amsterdam
Roelof Hartstraat 68, 1071 VM Amsterdam


14. G’s, A Really Nice Place

G’s is a good place for an extensive brunch in Amsterdam, where they serve their brunch with a specialty: the Bloody Mary cocktail. From the classic Bloody Mary to Bloody Kimchi, they really have every kind of Bloody Mary you can imagine!

G’s also has a brunch boat! This is the only brunch boat in the world. While visiting this boat you will cruise the canals in the city with a delicious brunch (including Bloody Mary or mimosa).


Ferdinand bolstraat 158, 1072 LT Amsterdam
Keizersgracht 177, 1016 DR Amsterdam (brunch boat)


15. Moak Pancakes

Guilt free pannenkoeken eten kan bij Moak Pancakes in Amsterdam. Hier maken ze hun pancakes met 100% biologisch tarwemeel zodat de pannenkoeken de voedingsstoffen beter behouden. Daarnaast voegen ze geen suiker en zout toe (wel een likje boter).

You can eat guilt free pancakes at Moak Pancakes. Here they make their pancakes with 100% organic wheat flour so that the pancakes retain the nutrients better. In addition, they do not add sugar and salt (just a small dot of butter).

On the menu you will find a lot of pancakes in all shapes and sizes. But they also sell yogurt bowls, salads, avocado sides and delicious slow juices.


Jodenbreestraat 144, 1011 NS Amsterdam (centrum)
Clercqstraat 34H, 1052 NG Amsterdam (west)
Ferdinand Bolstraat 11, 1072 LA Amsterdam (de Pijp)


16. 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 order a cake, cupcake or bonbons. There is a really great selection of sweet treats!


Taksteeg 7, 1012 PB Amsterdam


17. Coffee & Coconuts

Met een lekker tropisch eiland tintje, is Coffee & Coconuts een super leuke spot in Amsterdam. Goede koffie, kleurrijke gerechten, een licht interieur en een chille sfeer. Alle ingrediënten om je dag goed te starten dus!

With a nice tropical island touch, Coffee & Coconuts is a refreshing hotspot in Amsterdam. Good coffee, colourful dishes, a light interior and a relaxed atmosphere. All the ingredients you need to start your day off well!

Delicious Coconut Pancakes, Chai Overnight Oats and Dirty Vegan Burrito Wraps await you…


Ceintuurbaan 282-284, 1072 GK Amsterdam


18. 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


19. Bakers & Roasters

Bakers & Roasters is a New Zealand style cafe with a Brazilian twist. Here you can get delicious brunch dishes, fresh fruit salads and baked goods all day long. From a Kiwi Brekkie to Macaxeira Com Carne de Sol, there’s something for everyone!

Bakers & Roasters partnered up with ethically reared, free-range, sustainable, organic, seasonal and local suppliers whenever possible. Their dishes are definitely not the cheapest, but this is something the owners of Bakers & Roasters are proud of because it costs more to make choices that are good for the planet, animal welfare and our health.


Kadijksplein 16, 1018 AC Amsterdam
First Jacob van Campenstraat 54, 1072 BH Amsterdam (de Pijp)


20. Latei

Latei is an authentic rock & roll lunchroom slash café with a 1960s vibe. The vintage interior alone is worth a visit (and you can also score vintage items there). In addition to fresh juices, coffee and cake, you can of course also enjoy breakfast and lunch here. Think of slices of bread, soups and eggs!


Zeedijk 143, 1012 AW Amsterdam

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