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Dwaze Zaken

) #119 of 3,268 Restaurants in Amsterdam $$ - $$$ French, , Cafe
Prins Hendrikkade 50, 1012 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 612 4175
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
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French, Dutch, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Prins Hendrikkade 50, 1012 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in this cafe soon after we had arrived in Amsterdam. It is in an excellent location and our excellent coffee was served by friendly staff

Thank 70ish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice and taste good... excellent location and friendly staff. This is my 2nd visit for my 2 night stay in Amsterdam and so far, i find this shop serve the best coffee.

Thank Yoyoinhorizon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived Amsterdam at 8pm so I was so desperate to have a proper dinner. It is close the central station and you can spot it easily. The juicy roasted cherry tomatoes, their homemade pesto and the tender chicken thigh has made me a wonderful...More

Thank kenekn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came back from a day trip to Zaanse Schans and when we got back into Amsterdam, we were hungry in the heart of downtown. We decided to try Dwaze Zaken and got our socks knocked off, it was so good. Soup, salad, cheese fondue,...More

Thank 129Iodine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Amsterdam for a few days and had the fondue for two the first night we were there, it was so good we went back a couple of nights later. The selection of veggies, chorizo and bread were amazing. The cheese made it...More

Thank Jillmattt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice and helpful staff, good food and selection of drinks. Very touristic but not a tourist trap. Nice deco. Hope they have more selection of ciders and some on the tap too.

Thank LuisBricksoul
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Sat outside in late may, weather was great, service was good, food was great. Had the farmer's omelette and orange juice. The omelette was cook perfectly served on an incredible brown bread. Definitely would recommend to anyone looking for a bite to eat in the...More

Thank Andyo5180
Reviewed 11 June 2017

first time I came to this coffee place and the breakfast is really good! fresh ingredients! coffee is pretty good! and the staff is really nice! :) and not expensive! I strongly advice the breakfast menu's

Thank Alexandra V
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I've been here countless times. I love this place. It's changed a lot over the years, but their sandwiches and coffee are perfect for when you get off the train and are starving and need to charge your phone. haha. Also, it's a requirement to...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this cafe, especially for a nice breakfast. The staff are friendly and the food is delicious. I also had a very nice coffee. It's a 2 minute walk from the train station and you can sit outside and enjoy watching the hustle...More

Thank Amyliz91
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prins Hendrikkade 50, 1012 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 612 4175
  • E-mail
Dwaze Zaken is a cafe in the centre of Amsterdam. We serve, without exception, great food and tasty drinks for a reasonable price. The artistic and Christian character of our place offer a unique dimension for anyone who wants to explore. Striving to serve excellent meals, we're always on the lookout for new products and better ways to serve our customers. Why not let our menu, art, interior and personnel inspire you and help make your stop at our cafe a unique and unforgettable experience.
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