Amsterdam coffeeshops with a young crowd
Lots of wild youngsters visit these places. Students, backpackers, artists, workers.. You might fit just in.
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Bulldog no. 90
With places to sit outside by the canal and inside overlooking it, one of the oldest coffeeshops in Amsterdam has a rich history and a rich decoration too. With a pub atmosphere and separate locations for drinks (non-alcoholic) and weed, the place fills up quickly with young people and tourists enjoying the city.
The walls are covered with bank notes from all over the world and newspaper clips about weed and the establishment. They weed menu is simple and this place offers at least three types of pre-rolled joints.
Service: 08.00 – 01.00, everyday
Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 90
Located right next to Rembrantplein, this coffeeshop has many other branches around the city. This one has a contemporary feel and provides a relaxing vibe. With a bar next door and the possibility to jump from one to another, the place attracts a younger crowd – a mix of locals and tourists - who like to sit in the patio and enjoy the beers and the weed.
Service: 07.00 – 01.00, everyday
Address: Utrechtsestraat 14 + other locations
Their most famous location is in the center, and it is one of the most popular coffeeshops in Amsterdam. However, this is the branch you don’t want to miss. Their weed has won many prices and young tourists will usually flock to this coffeeshop to get a high-quality product.
Their decoration is also something to notice, look down to discover the floor, which contains a huge aquarium. Their food menu completes the experience, with sirloin steaks and hamburgers.
Service: 09.00 – 01.00, everyday
Address: Haarlemmerstraat 64
Located in the heart of the Pijp, this Amsterdam coffeeshop sits right next to trendy bars and nice restaurants and it is one of Amsterdam`s best kept secrets. With a comfortable terrace, the place caters to a young crowd that can enjoy the groovy decoration and the jazzy tunes.
The place is small, and it can get a little warm, however it is very welcoming and offers a lot of magazines and board games. Their menu is thorough, with explanations about what kind of high each strain is supposed to give, how strong each one is and what kind of weed it is. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. The amnesia haze is 10 euros and they offer hash muffins.
10.00 – 00.00, Monday thru Thursday
10.00 – 01.00, Friday and Saturday
11.00 – 00.00, Sunday
Address: Eerste v/d Helststraat 70