PUBLICATION DATE: 17-01-2018

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Things to do in De Pijp

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De Pijp is one of the most vibrant and multicultural neighborhoods located a little outside of the city center. Sometimes this part of town is lovingly called the Latin Quarter. It is the perfect mix of tourists and locals staying and strolling through this part of town. There are many things to do in De Pijp, making it the perfect place to spend an entire day.

A Day in De Pijp

Go do the Sarphatipark and take a leisurely stroll, in spring or summer you can take a blanket with you to relax on the grass. Visit the Albert Cuyp Markt for a quick snack, we recommend a fresh “stroopwafel” which is a  warm, thin syrup waffle, a true Dutch delicacy. And of course, the neighborhood is also home to one of the biggest attractions in the city: the Heineken experience. With many cafés, markets and shops to explore De Pijp is a neighborhood that is definitely worth a visit during your stay in the city.

Points of interest and places to visit in De Pijp



Heineken Experience

The Heineken Experience is one of the most popular attractions in town. Dive into the history of Heineken and get to know the story of the brand that was born in Amsterdam and raised by the world. The tour ends with a private beer tasting of 5 premium beers served with matching cheeses. A behind-the- …


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Albert Cuyp Market

Albert Cuyp Market

The busiest market in Holland and the biggest of its kind in Europe, Albert Cuypmarkt offers everything one might expect from a market and more. Food, clothing, gadgets, bikes and traditional ethnic goods. The market is open from Monday to Saturday from 9:30 to 17:00. The market can close a bit earlier in winter and …


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Sarphatipark

Sarphatipark

Probably the most beautiful park in Amsterdam, and the green centre of former workingclass area De Pijp. Sarphatipark is named after 19th century doctor, entrepreneur and city innovator Abraham Sarphati. It is the perfect place to spend a spring or summer afternoon after shopping at the Albert Cuyp Market. Bring a blanket, get yourself some …


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Café Blond

What started as a small workshop operated by two friends, 16 years ago has grown into one of the most recognizable tableware brands. Blond Amsterdam now openend her first Blond Cafe just around the corner of her famous flagship store in the Gerard Doustraat. Open for a perfect breakfast, treats, lunch, high tea and drinks. …


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CT Coffee & Coconuts

CT Coffee & Coconuts

CT Coffee & Coconuts is by far the biggest specialty coffee venue in town. Located in an old theater its stunning interior is bringing ‘the surfer vibe’ to the city. Ever crowded, from early morning until the late hours. The place hired the best of barista’s working with the best machines, on multiple floors. CT …


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De Wasserette

One of the most popular spots on busy Eerste van der Helststraat in De Pijp. De Wasserette (The Laundromat) serves a particularly young crowd in a trendy atmosphere.


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Cottoncake

Cottoncake is one part shop and the other part café. It offers an extensive range of products from clothing to vintage furniture and gifts. For clothing, you can find everything from funky festival outfits to cosy basics. After shopping, you can sit and relax in the café that also invites you to bring a book …


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Anna + Nina – Gerard Doustraat

This lifestyle store of Anna de Lanoy Meyer and Nina Poot in De Pijp is the ultimate destination for a girl’s day out. Here you’ll find an extensive collection of high-fashion clothing, accessories, jewellery, furniture, interior design, dishes and gadgets. Ask for the owner’s own label of pillows, bedspreads and tablecloths made of hand-woven cotton, …


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Mamouche

Restaurant “Mamouche”, a tender word meaning “my love” in Moroccan, is the aptly chosen name of a restaurant that has been beautifully merging North African flavours with those of Western Europe since 2002. Located in the district ‘de Pijp’, just a stone’s throw away from the famous Albert Cuyp, Mamouche introduces diners to the flavours …


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The Fat Dog

Gourmet hot dogs washed down with wine or champagne? Who says that’s impossible! At The Fat Dog, a concept which is the brainchild of acclaimed chef Ron Blaauw (known for his popular gastrobars), what was once ordinary street food has been elevated to the level of extraordinary! Bite into one of the many internationally-inspired and …


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