The 41 best restaurants, lunchrooms and bars in Rotterdam
The range of coffee bars, lunchrooms, restaurants, cafes, cocktail bars and other food and beverage outlets in vibrant Rotterdam is huge. The town hall square with the beautiful town hall and the many terraces attracts many visitors every day. But also discover other hotspots, such as the typical Rotterdam Ballentent, the Fenix Food Factory and of course the Markthal with lots of cozy eateries where you can feast on delicious dishes. In addition, the historic Oude Haven and the hip Witte de Withstraat are perfect locations to grab a terrace or enjoy a delicious meal at one of the many atmospheric restaurants. Discover on this page your favorite places for a tasty visit to Rotterdam.
Patience, let the tea brew well. The tea from The Tea Lab is worth the wait. In addition, you will find good coffee and fine dishes.
Picnic is all about perfecting simplicity and every day they are passionate about making the best dishes and cups of coffee.
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Visit the 43-metre-high viewing platform on the house built in Art Nouveau style. On the ground floor you will find the Grand Café and cocktail bar Elit.
Imagine yourself in the America of the 80s and enjoy spectacular cocktails in a unique setting.
Choose from 135 different types of wine in the historic building of this wine bar. Delicious are the matching small dishes.
Poké is a traditional dish from Hawaii, where fresh diced fish and vegetables are central. Create your perfect mix of ingredients yourself.
Slip into the cosy Koekela for a cup of coffee, crispy chocolate chip cookies and the well-known, homemade carrot cake.
In this naughty business, let yourself be surprised by creative world dishes full of taste like you've never tasted them before... and affordable too.
From tropical swimming paradise to multifunctional catering facilities. From pulling jobs to drinking cocktails. Visit this separate, cosy bar.
The first cat café in the city where numerous cats run around, jump and especially sleep. Relax, drink and feel the love of the kitty cats.
Enjoy nature in the middle of the city. Discover the beautiful terrace, the fun activities and surprising, affordable cuisine for any moment.
Ideally located in the cultural heart of Rotterdam with quiet city garden. The enthusiastic staff will be happy to welcome you for lunch or dinner.
Café and Espresso bar in one with sunny terrace for all lovers of good Italian espresso, delicious cake, authentic sandwiches or a drink.
Baking bread is Jordy poured in with the spoon. His loaves are beautiful and nutritious, made in a traditional way with pure ingredients.
At this bistro in the central Library they serve delicious dishes with a contemporary twist for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
This English gastropub is located on a former British lighthouse (mobile lighthouse). In addition to good food, there are regular performances and concerts.
Unique concept. Unforgettable coffee from ex-crooks. You immediately contribute to better opportunities for the young people who participate in the project.
Discover this former cruise ship, blow out on the bow, have a cup of coffee and enjoy the view of Rotterdam's magical skyline.
A breakfast bar, lunch room or café... and shop with exclusive, bike-related products and bicycle workshop with own mechanic.
For affordable citizens, head towards Burgertrut. A nice place in the city where you will find, in addition to normal, also vegetarian and vegan burgers.
Step into this port on the Meuse and enjoy the tastiest meatballs, the view and the cosiness in Rotterdam.
Go for one of the better cup of coffee in town, if not the best. But also for homemade cakes, English scones and American pancakes.
Beer, bbq, music, sun and cozy people. Should we say more? Biergarten is the only bar in Rotterdam that is completely outside.
Thanks to the elevated terrace and the view over the river Maas and the skyline of the city, Café Rotterdam is also called the 'Eretribune on the Meuse'.
Relax and enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch, a slow-juice or taste a high or raw tea. You as a guest are central.
You like beer? Then you can't skip this café with 17 beers on tap and 120 on the bottle. Let them taste on the terrace or in the large garden.
Taste the original Hong Kong style 'egg waffle'. A form of street food. Soft, airy and crispy. Do you choose a variant with ice cream or yakitori?
No-nonsense, stubborn Rotterdam beer café where you can beer and bite. 16 beers on tap, 100 from the bottle. Yes, not!
This lively city café and beer room is for everyone. From burgundians to beer connoisseurs. Discover the extensive drinks and food menu.
The Fenix Food Factory is a place where everything is fresh. Open the doors of the converted harbour shed and step into a delicious, culinary world.
Beer lovers can enjoy the artisanally brewed Pilgrim beer in this brewery, also called the 'Liquid gold from Rotterdam. '
Both the stunning views of the city skyline, the large terrace and the fair map are beautiful here. Enjoy it on his Rotterdams.
Wednesday through Sunday you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and of course the vegetable garden itself on the roof of the Schieblock in a green oasis.
This is the first covered market floor in our country. A place where good food, fresh produce and diverse cultures meet in a spectacular arc.
An exceptionally welcoming, authentic Mexican restaurant, a so-called Taqueria, where you can taste tacos and tequila cocktails.
Café De Witte Monap forms the beating heart of the Witte De With street. The cosiness begins in the afternoon and only ends in the late hours.
The idea is simple, with respect, making good food that tastes better. All 100% organic and vegetarian buffet dishes are freshly prepared daily.
Urban Espresso Bar originated when Australian Jo left for Rotterdam. It is now the place for a 'bakkie pleur' with something delicious.
The ice cream is made fresh and artisanally and is full of the best ingredients, and you can taste that in the tasteful balls.
In this first juice bar in Rotterdam they make the most delicious slow juice fruit and vegetable juices for you. Delicious with a breakfast, salad or soup.
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