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Bimhuis

Piet Heinkade 3 | 1019 BR, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 788 2188
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Excellent music venue plus delicious dinner before the concert

We were looking for jazz in Amsterdam and found the Bimhuis. You can buy your tickets online in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AntarcticaGirl
,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Tuesday jazz jam sessions ! 👍

Wonderful jazz music by young brilliant jazz musicians at tuesday jam session ! I recommend this... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
RigeM
,
Turku, Finland
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Piet Heinkade 3 | 1019 BR, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
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+31 20 788 2188
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for jazz in Amsterdam and found the Bimhuis. You can buy your tickets online in English or Dutch. It is easy to get to, a quick tram ride from Central Station. We reserved a table for dinner in the Bimhuis restaurant at...More

Thank AntarcticaGirl
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wonderful jazz music by young brilliant jazz musicians at tuesday jam session ! I recommend this place to all jazz fans. Drinks were not expensive and service was very friendly. Enjoy !

Thank RigeM
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We wanted to see some jazz in Amsterdam and took a flier and picked out a show. The venue (upstairs auditorium) was great. Very intimate with a nice view looking back at Amsterdam. Truly no bad seats. The crowd was local the music terrific. There...More

Thank Riveropolis
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop for jazz music lovers. I attended on Tuesday night at 8pm for the improv workshop for musicians and vocalists. At 10pm, a jazz set and open mic pulls in a big crowd. Cafe/bar with drinks and snacks. Right off the...More

Thank MsCouponista
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Bought tickets after listening to the band on-line. What they played was nothing like what they represented they were going to play. One of the worst shows i've ever seen, in fact, the only one i've ever walked out of. Definitely a bait and switch...More

Thank bruce c
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Was here for the Kaja Draksler Octet on the evening of May 20th 2016. Best concert venue I've ever seen. Seating for about 200. All facing west. Around sunset the curtains were pulled apart revealing all-glass wall overlooking railway lines, to central Amsterdam. Magical effect....More

Thank Lokman M
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The views from here are spectacular - the night we went was "museum night" and there were lanterns from helium balloons or kites (we couldn't see what exactly in the dark) floating above the spectacular science museum. The jazz (or "clazz") concert we saw was...More

Thank petermbenglish
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Recently after completing a Rhine River cruise, we spent a few nights in Amsterdam. We attended a fabulous jazz concert with the Kenny Werner Trio at the Bimhuis right next door to our hotel, the Moevenpick. Bimhuis is an international music venue with interesting contemporary...More

Thank Bunnydog
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We have visited the Bimhuis several times and enjoyed Lee Konitz, James Carter, Hakon Kornstad and other jazz concerts. With just 250 seats it is cosy and offers an excellent soundstage. Prior to concerts we usually book a dinner in the Bimhuis' restaurant. The menu...More

1  Thank J_Cage
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Bimhuis Jazz Club is one of a kind! Very comfortable, great views and most of all fantastic music. And not a 50 minutes show as in NY, but 90/120 minutes to get in the groove! ..................as nothing is perfect the restaurant is becoming the...More

Thank roeland b
Nearby
Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
A visit to Amsterdam’s Eastern Docklands presents the
opportunity to marvel at its many modern architectural
masterpieces like the Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam
and the beguiling Python Bridge while taking in its
scenic waterfront with its trendy assortment of cafés,
restaurants, bars, and clubs. Here in this
post-industrial (though in some parts still very much
presently industrial) neighborhood, you’ll find a
...More
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