The 26 best shops to visit during a day of shopping in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is a unique mix of tough, trendy, chic and hip and you can see that when shopping in the centre of this city. The most famous shopping streets, with mainly the large retail chains, are the Lijnbaan, the Beurstraverse/Koopgoot and the Hoogstraat. In addition, the impressive Markthal is of course a must to visit with its striking architecture, nice shops, the many stalls with fresh products and eateries where you can taste all the delicacies right away. Are you more looking for exclusive or trendy shops then the Meent, the Van Oldenbarneveltstraat and Witte de Withstraat are recommended. Add your favourite spots to your own city guide and create your ideal shopping route through Rotterdam.

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Appreciation for beautiful things and retro bikes. Here owner Rokus restores unique bikes in honor. For a nice two-wheeler you are good here.

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Fenix Food Factory

The Fenix Food Factory is a space where everything is fresh. Open the doors of the converted harbour shed and step into a delightful, culinary world.

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Looking for a fun and crazy gift? Or a nice little trinkets for yourself? A separate home accessory? Or vintage clothes?

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With us you not only buy bread and lots of goodies, you also contribute to opportunities for this team of special bakers.

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Recommended for an overnight stay in Rotterdam

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Very Cherry

Very Cherry has a beautiful collection of vintage inspired fashion. The ladies who work there will be happy to help you find your new favorite clothing item.

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Danny De Cactus

This looks like Alladin's cabin. Let cacti of all shapes and sizes excite you in the shop and surprise you with Oriental home decorations.

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Glasblazerij Miranda van der Waal

Using a spectacular large flame, Miranda creates unique glass art. Take a look at the open studio and admire all the beautiful objects.

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Jordy's Bakery

Baking bread is Jordy poured in with the porridge. His loaves are beautiful and nutritious, made in a traditional way with pure ingredients.

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Nice B&B's in the city center of Rotterdam

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The perfect place for a special gift. You'll find items you won't find anywhere else, mostly handmade by poets, writers and artists.

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Imagine by Kim

In this cute little boutique in Pannekoekstraat you'll find affordable high street fashion, fancy accessories and cool gadgets.

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The creative KEET offers webshops, novice entrepreneurs and labels a physical sales platform. The mix of item is therefore special and diverse.

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This is the first covered market floor in our country. A place where good food, fresh produce and diverse cultures come together in a spectacular bow.

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Discover the Witte de Withstraat - hip, artful and very cozy

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Bohemian by Jibodh

Bohemian by Jibodh was founded by two brothers with a passion for men's fashion. Full of enthusiasm, they help the modern man to the most beautiful clothes.

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De Bonte Koe Chocolade

In this heaven for chocoholics you will find chocobons, truffles, boucheés and beautiful pies. Delicious with a cup of coffee, tea or hot chocolate.

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Join the cosy Koekela for a cup of coffee, crispy chocolate chip cookies and the well-known, homemade carrot cake.

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Coppi Koffie & Fietsen

A breakfast bar, lunchroom or café... and shop with exclusive, bike-related products and bicycle workshop with its own mechanic.


Funkie House

Beautiful brand clothing, sneakers and casual shoes, accessories and backpacks, but also coffee, plants and other goodness. You'll find it at Funkie House.


Collectiv. by Swan

Treat yourself or anyone else with a nice piece of jewellery, original print, fashion item or something new for your interior from the Swan collection.


Barrelproof Boutique

At Barrelproof they love beautiful drinks. Walk in for good advice, cocktail supplies and drinks you won't find anywhere else.


De Plaatboef

At this music store you can visit 7 days a week to supplement your collection with a real classic or a unique album.


Knetter Kleding

Knetter is different, unique and gives color to your life. In the varied mix of new and vintage clothes there is something for everyone to find.



Nice vintage scoring you do here. In the bright building on the Eendrachtsweg you will find a varied range of unique vintage clothing and accessories.



Theemaas is a separate combination of a shop for the better coffee and tea and a gallery with modern ceramic works by various artists.



Bier&zO brings beers from all over the world together here. Not so much experience with specialty beer? Here they will be happy to help you discover your taste.


Sweet Rebels

In this shop full of incredible vintage items and Rotterdam cosiness you will surely find your new favorite piece of clothing.


Objet Trouvé

Objet Trouvé's fashion collection shows the elegance of Paris and the beauty of the Scandinavian fashion image. Discover beautiful brands there.

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