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Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you go to Amsterdam I'm recommending to visit this market. Its nice, cheap and good atmosphere. I bought some cool hippy looking pants and ate a burger here haha

Thank Maarten K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing to have a walk through this small market with all kind of shopping items: food (matjes) drinks (fresh Ojuice)... some "souvenir" stuff... After the stroll you can enjoy a drink in one of the many restaurants/brasseries and do some people watching. Tourists and locals...More

1  Thank soinic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Near the centre, just east of the red light district, this is a nice area flanked by numerous restaurants and take-away outlets. More likely to wander through rather than linger here.

Thank James P
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

High five, A+, go here! Great little pancakes, great burgers, great advice. And he's so friendly, don't pass this up!

Thank tw2016916
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Its a much overhyped place. If you walk around a littlw bit then there are tens of restaurants who serve better food with great seatings. I ordered a burger and for the first time in my "burger ordering" history, I was shocked to see them...More

Thank gauravgg
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nieuwmarkt is a pretty major station though as most of it is underground, you don't see much from the square itself. The latter is dominated by the old weighing station. Usually on one side there are a few stalls including a popular herring one.

Thank david n
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

So Amsterdam, so nice to be in this neighbourhood. There is everything, good Chinese food around the corner. This square has lots of good restaurants too, like Cafe Bern. And it's a great place to meet up and walk around. Never a dull moment.

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 28 July 2017

For years this was the only place I could get a burger from this little stall, that actually tasted like a burger. As the times have changed, I've noticed that the vendors have improved in their wares and food. What I really like is the...More

Thank AJVaughnDOTcom
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Restaurants of all descriptions - Thai, Chinese, Argentine steakhouses, Burger joints and local cuisine. Waffle and ice cream parlours. Numerous pubs and bars. Good outdoor vibe without any hassle.

Thank B0ring0ldfart
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Super little square with great bars and cafes, we sampled the organic market on the Saturday and the flea market on Sunday. Great place for drinks , breakfast , lunch and dinner. Set back just a block from the red light distract but you would...More

Thank Dave S
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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