Proeflokaal Arendsnest, Amsterdam

Proeflokaal Arendsnest, Amsterdam

In one of the most striking sections of the Amsterdam city center, this bar offers waiters who know their wares, great Dutch beers, and suitable snacks to take the edge off the alcohol. The beers are largely Belgian-style, so Belgian beer fans won't be disappointed, but there is also a fair number of interesting local craft beers not following any traditional style. For the beer drinkers, too, there is a range of Dutch gins to try - ask the staff to recommend one to go with your beer choice.

The outside seating area is small – probably 8 tables at most – but it is right on the canal (one of the most beautiful in Amsterdam) and cozy. No blankets or heat lamps, however, so dress accordingly if you want to sit outside. And, whatever you do, don't spend too long looking at the printed bottle list and the huge blackboard with the draught beers, or your head might start spinning!

Tip:
If you care for a beer tasting, these are organized in a special room at the location and are bookable on any day and any time, except for Fridays and Saturdays, when times are more limited.

Opening Hours:
Sun-Thu: 12pm–12am; Fri, Sat: 12pm–2am

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Sight Name: Proeflokaal Arendsnest
Sight Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sight Type: Food/Drink
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