This Restaurant Serves Fancy Pigeon
Located at the Centraal Station-adjacent Hotel Aitana, I-Dock has an amazing IJ harbor view and their menu features the likes of surf and turf via oysters, swordfish, steaks, duck, paella, fish and chips, and other random selections.
This Rembrandtplein hot spot features a modern menu of consisting of Asian deliciousness like sushi and duck rolls in paper-thin wrappings, and is complemented by cocktails like the Yuzu Mojito and Sake Colada.
Open Thurs-Sun, Oostblok might be a little tough to get into (you need reservations, btw), but once you do find yourself within its confines, delight in their changing prix-fixe menu that comes to about €20 for two courses.
Their motto is “Coffee until it’s time for beer,” so you know they have the right idea from the get-go. And their menu isn't too shabby either, featuring the likes of a number of burgers and soups.
In a far north spot that looks like it the living room of a trendy friend, DopHert serves out cafe staples that are always fresh and always vegetarian-friendly. All day the small kitchen dishes out sandwiches, soups, and meatless, veggie-stacked burgers with flavorful homemade juices on the side. Just like the bright pop of their colored decor and accents walls, the zing of lemon-olive seitan or raw cherry choco juice will perk you right up.