Welcome to A. van Wees - Your Dutch Restaurant in Amsterdam
Discover the rich and hearty flavors of Dutch cuisine in the heart of Amsterdam at Proeflokaal A. van Wees Our cozy Dutch Pub is specialized in local Amsterdam dishes & drinks, showcasing the best that the Netherlands has to offer. Whether you’re a local looking to satisfy your cravings or a visitor eager to explore Dutch gastronomy, we invite you to indulge in our menu.
Discover the Flavors of the Netherlands with our menu
At Proeflokaal A. van Wees, we pride ourselves on serving a mixture of authentic Dutch recipes that have been passed down through generations, as well as more modern takes on traditional recipes. Our diverse menu features a variety of dishes that can be enjoyed during both lunch & diner. Examples of dishes on the menu of our Dutch Restaurant in Amsterdam are:
- Dutch Cheese Fondue: Made exclusively with four premium local cheeses, our fondue offers a creamy and rich taste sensation.
- Zeeuwse Mussels: the best Mussels come from the Dutch province Zeeland, in the south-west of the Netherlands. In our restaurant we serve a classic pot of mussels, cooked to perfection in a spicy tomato broth.
- Beef Stew and Fries: A slow-cooked beef stew is a true classic in the Dutch cuisine, accompanied by crispy golden fries made from potatoes that grow in the area around Amsterdam.
- Dutch Pea Soup: Warm up with our hearty, traditional pea soup.
- Bitterballen: our famous Dutch snack can’t be missed when you visit our restaurant!
- Kroketten: The big brother of the bitterbal, available in shrimp, vegan and meat.
- Chicken Satay: a true Dutch pub should have this Indionesian specialty on it’s menu!
- Seafood platter: Feast on the best that the Northsea has to offer.
- Amsterdam Steak Tartare: Experience the unique taste of our steak tartare, prepared with traditional Amsterdam osseworst.
- Advocaat Cheesecake: Complete your meal with our smooth and creamy cheesecake, made with house-distilled advocaat.
Discover our Dutch Beverages
At our Dutch restaurant in Amsterdam, we offer a wide selection of beverages that perfectly complement our dishes. Choose from an extensive range of Dutch beers on tap, including popular brands and local microbrews. Additionally, our in-house distillery produces a variety of traditional jenevers and liqueurs, capturing the essence of Dutch spirits.
Use the module at the bottom of the website to make a reservation for lunch, dinner, or a tasting in our tasting room. However, we would like to emphasize that you are always welcome to walk in without a reservation. With a little patience, we will always have a spot available for you.