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How many cobwebs?

A VERY compact yet historical little gem. stuff the run-of-the-mill bars as this is a pub above all... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Rod P
The only time I enjoy a visit to "The Doctor "

Every city has at least one amazing bar and Amsterdam is blessed with several really great bars but... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Neil K
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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May 23, 2018
“How many cobwebs?”
Jan 29, 2018
“The only time I enjoy a visit to "The Doctor "”
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

A VERY compact yet historical little gem. stuff the run-of-the-mill bars as this is a pub above all others. Not a manufactured retro feel but really retro. Cobwebs on the laps and old bar pump. A great selection of beers and spirits make this worthy...More

Thank Rod P
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Every city has at least one amazing bar and Amsterdam is blessed with several really great bars but in Cafe De Doktor they have one of the world's great bars,this has been touched on by some reviewers and in all honesty they are not wrong...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

You must come here while in Amsterdam. Truly authentic, hidden, real. Loved it! Careful on the stairs though...

2  Thank Nathalie P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Whenever I travel abroad I search for a city's most unique bar. Cafe de Doktor is a hidden gem and is undoubtedly one of the world's best bars. It has atmosphere in spades. Cozy, warm, with old jazz standards playing on a turn table. This...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Great tiny bar with tons of character. Spend an evening here enjoying a tasty beer and taking in the atmosphere. Here generations of the same family have run this bar (since the 1600's) and one can feel this history here. Chandeliers, bottles and other assorted...More

Thank MarionDehn
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A small bar in the city centre which is full of items related to drink and jazz with jazz playing in the background. The decor hasn't been touched in a long time which adds to the atmosphere of the bar. The barman, possibly owner, was...More

Thank AberdeenM
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Backstory is that this was a bar nearest to the only hospital in Amsterdam at the time, so it would be filled with doctors. It's still a family-owned business, but space is very limited so make sure to get there early to nab a spot...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

spotted this on a list of oldest brown cafe's in Dam and thought we'd give it a visit. we walked past it twice as it's that small! but we highly recommend it as it's a very unique place. the decor hasn't been touched in god...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a nice cafe at the groest in the center of Hilversum. You can sit inside and outside on the heated terrass. The pool billiard is located in the middle of the cafe. They serve drinks snacks and tostis. Have a nice time.

Thank RuurdvanElburg
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Really wonderful quaint bar with a very friendly and helpful barman and an outstanding atmosphere. Good selection of drinks.

Thank Zahava L
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Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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