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Proeflokaal Arendsnest

Proeflokaal Arendsnest

Beer Bar€€€€
Grachtengordel-West, Amsterdam
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  • Go here. Experience the craft beer. It's worth it.
  • Kris C.
    "In summer the seating along the canal is great."(9 Tips)
    Robin B.
    "Great selection of beers from Brouwerij De Molen."(7 Tips)
    Nikola B.
    "30 dutch craft beers on tap"(8 Tips)
    Pedro V.
    "Best place to try local beers in Amsterdam."(5 Tips)
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  • Robin B.
    Robin BertelsFebruary 17, 2015
    Only Dutch craft beer, 30 on tap and around 100 bottled. Great selection of beers from Brouwerij De Molen. Go check the blackboards and make your choice. Beers on tap also served in 15cl tasters.
  • Martijn W.
    Martijn WOctober 1, 2013
    Arendsnest has over 100 different Dutch Beers in stock and at least 30 on tap. Did you know that more than 50 breweries in the Netherlands? Very knowledgeable staff will help make your selection. Read more
  • Zloy B.
    Zloy BudunSeptember 15, 2014
    Really the best beer bar that I know so far in Amsterdam. Regarding the choice: of course La Trappe, De Molen and Skuumkoppe. Also order the old cheese as a side dish and finish with a shot of jenever
  • Christopher S.
    Christopher SikoraJanuary 19, 2015
    Best pub on the Herengracht Canal, also one of the priciest, but worth it. Incredible selection of local Dutch microbrews, great location in Jordaan with outdoor seating and nice evening crowd.
  • Party Earth
    Party EarthOctober 26, 2012
    The 24-page beer menu provides not only prices but also short bios of each beer including the history, location and alcohol percentage. The strongest beer available are Bombs and Grenades (15.2% abv). Read more
  • Rick K.
    Rick KempenJanuary 12, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    In this amazing bar you'll always find one, if not ten, surprising new beer to try. All beers being Dutch, it is the place to discover Holland's newly found brewing pride!
  • Teemu H.
    Teemu HJanuary 7, 2011
    The best Dutch beer selection in Amsterdam. 30 different in a tap and 100 different in bottle. They also have some reasonable priced vintage beers on the fridge.
  • Ryan T.
    Great atmosphere with a very wide selection of Dutch only craft beers. More seating down stairs. Start here and drink at the owner's other 3 bars in town for a free shirt (they have flyers explaining)
  • Maxwell F.
    Maxwell FoxmanSeptember 11, 2014
    While this bar may be more filled with tourists than locals, I think it has possibly the most complete list of Dutch Craft Beers in the city. Highly recommend if you want to get a feel for the scene.
  • Ivo L.
    Ivo LammersDecember 31, 2015
    One of the best beer places in Amsterdam. 30 beers from draft. All Dutch! Staff have very good knowledge. True recommendation for both tourist as locals
  • B K.
    B KApril 10, 2015
    This is a cozy beer bar. The interior is really elegant also the staff are really polite and chic. Beers are great. In the spring and summer you can enjoy the outside.
  • Carys W.
    Carys WilliamsApril 22, 2013
    Lovely bar by the canal with a great selection of local Dutch beers and a couple of others thrown in for good measure. Highly recommend if you want something different from lager.
  • Zoe M.
    Zoe MastFebruary 6, 2015
    They have every kind of beer that you know. Try draft beer and ask the bartender to guide you depending in what flavors you like!
  • John Z.
    John ZamfirMarch 7, 2016
    Excellent dutch beer, a lot of choices, very good experience, friendly staff and interactive to newcomers. Gave suggestions on what to drink based on your tastes in beer.
  • Tomas B.
    Tomas BobSeptember 28, 2016
    All kind of beers. The guys that work here help you chose the beer based on what you like. They offer you to try a few if you are not sure.
  • Ada U.
    Ada UbreziJanuary 12, 2014
    One of the best selections of dutch beers in Amsterdam, really chilled and nice atmosphere, cosy place in winter, enjoy the city at canals in summer!!! Love it
  • Lincoln M.
    Lincoln ManvilleOctober 27, 2015
    I spend a great time there. They are really nice and come regularly to check if you don't want to order something else even in the basement. Bref that's a good place.
  • Logan C.
    Vast beer selection, authentic Amsterdam feel and outdoor seating on a canal - sit outside and enjoy the view on a nice day.
  • Kris C.
    Kris CroxFebruary 5, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Sincerely the best beer pub in town. Amazing selection of Dutch beers and good service. In summer the seating along the canal is great.
  • Tem
    TemJanuary 25, 2015
    İf you want to taste the local beers you cant find at your homeland, this is the place. Highly recommended.
  • Dave L.
    Dave LahnSeptember 14, 2014
    30 Dutch beers on tap. Awesome place with a nice little patio outside. Great for beer lovers. The bartenders are friendly and knowledgeable.
  • Jan O.
    Jan ORNovember 22, 2015
    Probably the best tap selection of Dutch beers anywhere in the world. Friendly service. Decent prices.
  • Melanie M.
    Melanie MachanJuly 16, 2016
    Superb choice of craft beers. Ask the barman for a recommendation as the list is too huge!
  • darthpelo
    darthpeloJuly 18, 2015
    A very long list of craft beers (on tap and bottles ). You can eat only something very simple with the beer (like salumi and cheese).
  • Ashley H.
    Ashley HoweSeptember 15, 2015
    Great atmosphere and a beer list that will send any beer lover into a dream-like state. They also do snacks. Packed out even on a Monday evening
  • Sam D.
    Sam De BruynMarch 16, 2013
    For people who think only Belgians know how to make beer. (Belgians make THE BEST beers. But these Dutch beers are actually pretty impressive)
  • Ryan H.
    Ryan HillOctober 19, 2015
    For anyone from Philly, this is like the Monk Cafe of Amsterdam. Great selection, friendly service. Smoked beef sausage was a good choice.
  • Bauke
    BaukeMay 13, 2016
    Lovely place to try local beers. Not hip, but authentic; somewhat classy. Fantastic location. Friendly and helpful staff. Small.
  • jane doe
    jane doeApril 24, 2015
    they serve more than 30 different draft beer. check the toilets, interesting floor design covered with different beer caps. 🍻
  • Çağrı T.
    Çağrı TurhanJune 18, 2015
    Each beer I tasted is great, moreover they renew the menu every two days. Must visit in Amsterdam, if you are a beer enthusiast.
  • Andrew B.
    Andrew Bykoff3 weeks ago
    Astonishing beer assortment. The bartender is the nicest pal and the place makes you almost impossible to leave.
  • Tim D.
    Tim DewaldJune 11, 2015
    Craft beer selection is awesome. Plenty of local options. Friendly staff. Chill vibe.
  • Irina M.
    Irina MorozovaApril 28, 2015
    Awesome place. A large variety of beers. Very nice staff who can recommend you anything.
  • Miguel V.
    Miguel V.March 19, 2015
    An absolute wonder for craft beer lovers who want to discover Dutch brews. 30 beers on tap, all local!!! 🍺
  • Paul A.
    Paul AdwJanuary 16, 2016
    Great beer selection and a lot of local beers. Ask the staff, they know their stuff.
  • Piergiorgio R.
    Piergiorgio RonchiOctober 5, 2013
    Great beer pub! It serves o ly dutch beers, always differents, and the waiters are kind and help you in your choice!
  • Greg L.
    Greg LearSeptember 21, 2013
    Awesome Dutch beer selection, great, friendly service! I always stop by the Arendsnest when I travel to Amsterdam!
  • Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    Dom says: "For a taste of really good Dutch beer you can go to this cafe on the canals" - get the House Beer
  • IB
    IBJanuary 12, 2015
    A great beer bar promoting Dutch beer. Friendly and professional bartenders.
  • @ambarsurastri
    @ambarsurastriJune 26, 2015
    Hi there! Can't remember checking in. So I must had good evening here. Order local beers. Proost! -x- @ambarsurastri
  • Menno W.
    Menno WildeboerSeptember 23, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    They have De Molen on draft, my favorite dutch brewery. Amarillo, Rasputin, Hel en Verdoemenis. Can't go wrong.
  • llldianalll
    llldianalllJuly 14, 2013
    30 taps of great dutch beer! Great place to go for a drink.
  • Derek
    DerekJune 17, 2013
    Dutch beer bar with a wide selection and excellent service and recommendations. Sister bar to the BeerTemple.
  • Jerry K.
    Jerry Kong A SamAugust 7, 2014
    The bar in Amsterdam if you want taste the Dutch craft beers. They got the largest selection of the Netherlands.
  • Yuri H.
    Yuri HeggeDecember 18, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Going Dutch all the way.. Dutch beers only. Discover the local beer scene in a cosy, traditional atmosphere.
  • Audrey T.
    Audrey TolbertDecember 19, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Heaven for Dutch beer lovers! Cozy place right on the canal with big wooden bar. No food though.
  • Nihan C.
    Various choices of beer, cosy atmosphere and delicious gouda Perfect stop for an afternoon break
  • Natalia G.
    Natalia GSeptember 11, 2014
    Great selection of Dutch beer. De Molen beers were my favorite!
  • Giovanni M.
    Giovanni MSeptember 11, 2015
    Lots of beers to choose from! And they change very often! But beware, they don't serve food (except for some small snacks)
  • Maria
    MariaOctober 14, 2015
    Very very VERY cozy place! Floor in the toilet is something worth taking your camera there :D
  • Chloe F.
    Chloe FeinbergNovember 27, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Great bar staff who will answer your questions. The truffle cheese is killer. Yumm yumm yumm.
  • Scott N.
    Scott NelsonAugust 23, 2011
    Most excellent selection in Amsterdam...if you like IPA, try the Emelisse....lovely Dutch take on the style!
  • Ele G.
    Ele Gagnidze 유February 13
    Worth visiting. Wide range of beer with affordable prices.
  • Busra Y.
    Busra Y.March 9
    Amazing beers! Extra black stout is madness. Creme Brulee Stout is a must try😍
  • Tero C.
    Tero CivillDecember 8, 2013
    What a great little bar! Wlan is free but requires 'facebook like' installations :8 just click 'i dont have social network account' and you can get online by leaving some dummy email address!
  • Johan B.
    Johan BjörkSeptember 25, 2014
    Nice selection on tap and plenty of de molen bottles
  • Emine Mine A.
    Emine Mine AltınJuly 7, 2015
    Their homebrew beer is very good. Try that!
  • Peter C.
    Peter ChristiansonAugust 3, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    If you're a beer geek, this has to be one of the top 3 drinking destinations in Amsterdam.
  • Carl
    CarlDecember 20, 2012
    Try the russian dutch beer before the world ends extra dark and tasty
  • Brian C.
    Brian CarlisleSeptember 26, 2013
    You can't ask for a better line up of Dutch beers. Look for De Molen, Emelisse, and Mikkeller colabs.
  • Mike M.
    Mike MalleeJanuary 27
    Try some of the cheeses they serve to go with your craft beer! :)
  • Timo H.
    Timo HMay 17, 2015
    Excellent selection of craft beers on tap. Some seats outsite, although not a lot.
  • Dmitry R.
    Dmitry R.November 26, 2015
    That what I call a real beer place - no coffee or tea. Selection of beers is worth living here!
  • Aykut T.
    Aykut TümerOctober 26, 2015
    You can taste all Dutch beers in here. Also you must eat Old Dutch Cheese 👌
  • Jack D.
    Jack DavisMay 13, 2015
    Cool cozy bar with a great selection of Dutch beers!
  • Anton T.
    Anton TJune 9
    Rear local beers, three local NE IPAs on tap!
  • Mosaik B.
    Mosaik BeerHouseMarch 2, 2015
    The best local craft beer pub! Amazing selection, friendly staff.
  • Rick K.
    Rick KempenSeptember 16, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    The place to try Dutch Craft Beer - it's Dutch Beer only!
  • Carolina B.
    Carolina BarcelliNovember 29, 2015
    Amazing food, service and of course BEER! 10+!!!
  • Christopher W.
    Christopher WeirSeptember 20, 2015
    Great beer selection, super helpful staff and a great patio on the water
  • Tim D.
    Tim DewaldJune 11, 2015
    Their house beer, Tempelbier, is solid if you need someplace to start.
  • Seyhan
    SeyhanJune 19, 2015
    Cool place with wide range of beer.. Try "Gouverneur Blonde"👌🏻
  • Artur R.
    Artur RodriguesSeptember 27, 2015
    The pub to go for Dutch beers, with over 20 different tap options.
  • Summer B.
    Summer BohnenkampMarch 26, 2016
    Knowledgable bar staff provide excellent guidance to help you explore their all-Dutch beer collection.
  • Christine H.
    Christine HaNovember 5, 2016
    Great local beers on tap & cool laidback vibe but service can be hit or miss. 🍺
  • Nikola B.
    Nikola BlazevicMarch 18, 2015
    30 dutch craft beers on tap, and lots more in bottles, sausages and cheese to have a bitte
  • Gonzalo A.
    Gonzalo ArenasAugust 24, 2015
    Turns out that truffle cheese is the perfect snack to accompany tasty beers
  • Can P.
    Can PJuly 2
    Very cosy place with wide beer varieties and polite staff
  • Chase
    ChaseJuly 16, 2016
    Huge craft selection, love the sausage plates as well
  • Wim B.
    Wim BurhenneNovember 21, 2015
    One of the pioneers in serving Dutch beer in all its variety
  • Jessica F.
    Jessica FergusonApril 13, 2013
    Great place for beer. 30 different Dutch beers on tap.
  • Leonidas T.
    Leonidas TsementzisNovember 1, 2015
    Excellent craft beer, try the Double IPA
  • Ra-Thä G.
    Ra-Thä GhøskJune 4, 2015
    Huge selection of the best Dutch beers available.
  • Pedro V.
    Pedro VonoJanuary 4, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Best place to try local beers in Amsterdam. A must do.
  • Lassi K.
    Lassi KurkijärviJuly 4, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    The house Tempelbier is the way to go. Read more
  • Karri H.
    Karri HuhtanenOctober 17, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    great beer selection and staff, my favorite amsterdam beer place
  • Anno W.
    Anno WFebruary 9, 2013
    Try the SCHWARZ from de Leckere. Excellent beer ;-)
  • Sinem Y.
    Sinem Y.May 11, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    THE beer bar in Amsterdam. Be there around 5-6pm max to avoid huge crowds.
  • Jacob N.
    Jacob NeskoraJune 6, 2014
    Tempelbier, the house beer, is solid.
  • Ouriel A.
    Ouriel AttalNovember 2, 2014
    Slow service but good cheap cheese and very interesting unknown Dutch and Belgian beers
  • Danny K.
    Danny KrugeDecember 29, 2016
    Amazing choice of beers and very cosy atmosphere 😊
  • Lisa Z.
    Lisa ZaengleinJuly 7, 2016
    All the beer I had was great! Nice cozy atmosphere.
  • Jasper v.
    Jasper van NistelrooyMay 2, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Great beers, laid back vibe.
  • Maria
    MariaOctober 5, 2015
    Lovely and cozy place! Lots of beers on tap
  • Henrique X.
    Henrique XavierJanuary 1, 2015
    Large and good beer selection, very friendly staff. Limited food selection.
  • Eray B.
    Eray BJune 25
    Very friendly staff, lots of beers, delicious cheeses
  • Sebastiaan V.
    Sebastiaan VerschurenAugust 23, 2016
    I love this place. Amazing beers, friendly staff.
  • Timo L.
    Timo LaakApril 6, 2015
    Very good selection of beer but not as nice as Cafe Gollem or Cafe Belgique
  • Chris F.
    Chris FJuly 18, 2015
    Great selection of Dutch beers
  • Ivan K.
    Ivan KrovyakovOctober 3, 2014
    The best craft beer in Amsterdam. Period.
  • Alisson V.
    Alisson ViegasSeptember 27, 2015
    Ótimo pub!!! Aconchegante, animado e com um menu de cervejas holandesas sensacional. Para comer há poucas opções, mas tudo é muito bom. Nota baixa para o serviço que é muito lento.
  • Эдуард М.
    Эдуард МалецJuly 24, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Очень уютный, приятный бар. Очень много своего пива. Особенно советую экстра стаут и эль 1410
    Upvoted Aug 14
  • Jenny Y.
    Выбор пива просто великолепен! Бармены - очень дружелюбные и всегда придут на помощь в выборе пива, а главное - дадут попробовать!) рекомендую!
    Upvoted Aug 14
  • chemagato
    chemagatoMay 23, 2015
    Fantástico bar especializado en cervezas de microcerveceras, muchas de ellas holandesas. El ambiente es de pub inglés, con madera forrando las paredes. 3-5€ por 25cl.
  • BORA B.
    BORA BORAMay 27, 2016
    Çok lezzetli biralar var. Skuumkoppe ile burda tanıştım tek kelimeyle "leziz"
  • Kirill S.
    Kirill SMarch 9
    Хрестоматийный паб в английском стиле, пиво в основном крафтовое, закуски позволяют не отвлекаться от пива. Просто великолепно!
    Upvoted Aug 14
  • Marcela P.
    Marcela PalmaOctober 13, 2016
    Bons chopes holandeses! Excelente ambiente e atendimento de primeira. Altamente recomendado. :)
  • Allan L.
    Allan LicoMarch 21, 2016
    Ótima cervejaria! Bem tradicional e o atendimento impecável. Peça as cervejas De Moulin(Rasputin)
  • Constantine M.
    Constantine M.December 9, 2015
    Однозначно лучший бар Амстердама... 30 сортов на кранах и еще много в бутылках. Рекомендую!
    Upvoted Aug 14
  • Jon E.
    Jon EshuijsAugust 8, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Wàt een gouden tent! Alleen Nederlandse bieren op de tap. De Stoute Geit was erg stout. Erg goed met.. een geitenkaasplankje.
  • Jemima S.
    Jemima SimplícioMarch 25, 2015
    Um universo de cerveja! Apenas dois garçons para todo o bar, o que torna o atendimento moroso! A salsicha grelhada é gelada! Mas gostosa.
  • Florian B.
    Florian BauhuberNovember 16, 2014
    Tolles Lokal; fragt die Kellner einfach nach einer kleinen Auswahl.
  • Anneke N.
    Anneke NijenhuisJune 6, 2015
    Zo veel bier! Probeer iets leuks van één van de krijtborden of laat je adviseren door de barman.
  • Bibiana H.
    Las cervezas IpA son buenísimas y la atención de lo mejor
  • Артем Д.
    Отличный раб с голландским пивом! Аренд -лучший!
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