Fitzgerald

Here on the Gelderseplein, in the historic Oude Haven, local and international guests bump into one another in this modern restaurant filled with design classics. The menu includes dishes like langoustine with peas, young peach and sea banana (a seaweed) and veal with asparagus, chanterelle mushrooms and Hollandaise sauce. Gelderseplein 49 T. +31(0) 10 268…

Brasserie Pierre

For a bit of ‘oh la la’ go to Brasserie Pierre. In this charming corner establishment on the Pannekoekstraat you feel as if you have transported straight to Paris. French café chairs, marble table tops, an impressive bar with an extensive wine selection; everything oozes la bonne vie. Brasserie Pierre, also loved for it’s sunny…

Amarone

This Michelin-star restaurant on Rotterdam’s best shopping street is named for Italy’s most heavenly wine. The kitchen is Mediterranean-inspired but also serves traditional Dutch fare. Try Sole Bouillabaisse or Stellendams Shrimps. Pommes Tzarine is an especially delicious dish created by chef Gert Blom. Meent 72a T. +31 (0)10 414 8487

ss Rotterdam

ss Rotterdam The steamship (ss) Rotterdam made her first journey to New York on 3 September 1959. Nowadays she is permanently moored as a hotel and restaurant. But the ‘good old times’ of the great cruises live on, especially in the Ocean Bar, which is built in the shape of a wave. Apple Pie Mojito,…

Hotel New York

Hotel New York One of the most cosmopolitan hotel bars on the architecturally stunning Kop van Zuid. The enormous bar in the world-famous Hotel New York buzzes with activity and is a central meeting point for locals and visitors alike. Order a bar snack or a meal from a selection of brasserie classics while enjoying…