Terrace season is here! Hotspots can open up their terraces, so here’s a list of 10 beautiful terraces in the Netherlands to give you some inspiration. Make sure to check out these hotspots when the sun’s out and you’re longing for a terrace in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague, Utrecht, or Eindhoven. Grab your sunglasses, dream about that first sip of rosé on the terrace, and make your reservations asap! Get that new spring outfit and hit the terrace, it’s time to flaunt again!
Aambeeldstraat 36, Amsterdam
Hangar is a laid-back hotspot in North, located in a former hanger, with great views over the IJ river. They have a big terrace, overlooking the water and serve season-based dishes by chef Ben van Geelen with great wines to pair.
Bosboom Toussaintstraat 28-H, Amsterdam
Gertrude is quite new in the city and is located in the picturesque Bosboom Toussaintstraat. The chef cooks with the seasons and seasonal veggies, fish and meat are the center of attention. On the menu, you will find shared dining dishes so you can try a variety of plates, with tasty wines to pair. They have a cute terrace in front, perfect for people watching!
Roost aan de singel
Paardenveld 1, Utrecht
Roost aan de Singel is a restaurant, bar, terrace, and outdoor area all in one! This hidden gem is located on the edge of the center, in Park Paardenveld, with a view over the new canal. It has one of the largest and sunniest terraces in Utrecht where you can enjoy drinks and dishes prepared on a South African braai!
Ganzenmarkt 12, Utrecht
At Bar Cava, you can order a good bottle of cava or wine and fill your table with all kinds of Spanish delicacies, a selection of "day tapas" & well-stocked platters. Felling like havening a pitcher of homemade sangria, mimosa, or bubbles? You can enjoy all that on their charming terrace at Ganzenmarkt!
Baden Powelllaan 20, Rotterdam
Parqiet is located in the city park in the center of Rotterdam. The place has a beautiful interior and a big terrace that gives a casual atmosphere. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the outside area for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Treat yourself to a glass of wine or a cold beer on their sunny terrace in the beach chairs!
Oudedijk 273, Rotterdam
Calaboose is located in a former Winehouse. It's a cocktail bar where you can enjoy refreshing cocktails and tasty Indonesian bites! Their private garden gives a cozy vibe where you can enjoy all the creative combinations on the menu!
Denneweg 69A, The Hague
Walter Benedict is a cozy neighborhood café & bistro in the heart of the old city center. They serve quality French dishes from breakfast till late. The terrace in front is located at the charming Denneweg and they’ve got a lovely garden in the back.
Driehoekjes 15, The Hague
Milú is a bar-restaurant in the city center. You will find a shared dining menu with international dishes for lunch, bites, and dinner. Next to an extensive food menu, they have a great selection of beers, wines, and cocktails to enjoy on their sunny terrace.
The Happiness Cafe
Nieuwe Emmasingel 9, Eindhoven
The Happiness Cafe is more than a Breakfast Bar or a Lunch cafe! You will find all-day breakfast, lunch, organic coffee, fresh juices, cakes and so much more! If you are looking for positive vibes, good food, and a beautiful terrace to enjoy the sun, the Happiness Cafe is your place!
Kleine Berg 67-A, Eindhoven
Trattoria Mangiare is a cozy Italian restaurant that uses pure and authentic products. All based on a typical Italian recipe! Covered in a warm and stylish decor, the atmosphere is always pleasant and cozy. Treat yourself to an Italian experience on their charming terrace or garden!