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Great with friends

My friend from Berlin wanted to visit something typical Amsterdam. We wanted to get beer and... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
FayeInAmsterdam
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Nice local hangout. Friendly people. Was raining the first time we went, and thought it was a great... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
JoseSanchez1959
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Aguas Calientes, Peru
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

My friend from Berlin wanted to visit something typical Amsterdam. We wanted to get beer and bitterballen, an ideal combination after dinner. I always pass by this cafe, but this is my first time too. Great atmosphere, all Dutch songs "Lebensliederen or Chansons" and the...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We went to this bar as part of our food tour. The owner poured us a glass of a berry wine. We were also told that Anthony Bourdain visited this place for one of his TV shows. The owner was very pleasant and it was...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Nice local hangout. Friendly people. Was raining the first time we went, and thought it was a great excuse to go back there the next day. Everyone makes you feel right at home.

Thank JoseSanchez1959
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Called in here for a beer on a sunny but cold day .very friendly staff that made us feel so welcome we came back the following day and we enjoyed drinks with some of the local customers . Thank you all

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were lucky to find this little gem adjacent to a quiet canal and crossroads. On a Friday lunchtime the sunny pavement tables and those inside were full. The staff were efficient and friendly and were pleased to describe their beer range and the local...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Two Swans (or De Twee Zwaantjes as it called) is located just across the canal from the Anne Frank House and offers a great selection of Dutch beers. With a rustic interior not too dissimilar to the olden days as well as friendly, knowledgable...More

Thank Vanderwesthuizen
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We went here after the Anne Frank museum. We had some delicious fried snacks and a few beers. It was wonderful to sit outside in the sun after the oppressive feeling museum and talk and people watch. This was one of my favorite moment in...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful spot to see the Dutch having fun. People sing traditional Dutch song and the bar staff totally make you feel part of the action.

Thank Penny P
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Look for De Twee Zwaantjes. BW had been to this tiny “brown bar” years ago, so it seemed like a good idea to visit it for old time sake. The bar tender was singing along to the music in French and BW has a pretty...More

1  Thank Nigel N
Reviewed 8 August 2014

The Two Swans, or De 2 Zwaantjes, is a nice place to stop in for a beer. It's close to the Anne Frank house, and right next to the Amsterdam Cheese Museum. My friend and I stopped in for a beer and had a great...More

Thank Chris M
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Jordaan
One of Amsterdam’s most preferred outdoor markets and
some of the city’s favorite watering holes are but two
of the many reasons to save ample time for a stroll
through this especially convivial warren of narrow
streets with its unfair share of quirky shops and
quality galleries. Historically a haven for the
working class and emigrants, these days the Jordaan is
better known as an enclave for artists and designers.
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