Nine Streets Restaurants – Wine and Dine at Amsterdam’s Brasserie Ambassade

Nine Streets Restaurants - canal side dining and French cuisine
Nine Streets Restaurants – canal side dining and French cuisine at Brasserie Ambassade

 

Situated on the Herengracht and housed in 3 interconnecting 17th century canal houses, the beautifully restored Brasserie Amsterdam could hardly have a better location. In the heart of the Grachtengordel, Amsterdam’s 17th century UNESCO world heritage canal belt, Brasserie Amsterdam is right on the doorstep of the Nine Streets neighbourhood. This bustling bistro offers dining in an elegant setting with a classic French-themed menu. You can expect delicious food, excellent service and an elegant ambiance. Try the special 3 to 6 course menu of the week! Read more Nine Streets Restaurants – Wine and Dine at Amsterdam’s Brasserie Ambassade

Hotel Ambassade, the writer’s hotel, Amsterdam!

After a wait of 11 years, Donna Tartt’s new novel, The Goldfinch, has finally arrived. We were fascinated to learn that the book opens in an Amsterdam hotel, which turns out to be none other than the Ambassade, a charming boutique hotel on Amsterdam’s beautiful Herengracht. The story centres around an art fraud. Indeed the title is a reference to the Dutch painting by Delft master & Rembrandt pupil Carel Fabrituis ‘Het Puttertje’ (1654). Read more Hotel Ambassade, the writer’s hotel, Amsterdam!