Restaurant close to Dutch National Opera and Ballet
Restaurant close to the Dutch National Opera & Ballet in Amsterdam – easily accessible by foot, public transport or car
Ode aan de Amstel is the perfect dining destination for those looking to enjoy a delicious meal before or after visiting the Dutch National Opera and Ballet. Located just a short walk from this iconic cultural venue, the restaurant offers a diverse menu of classic and contemporary dishes that are sure to please any palate.
Featuring locally sourced ingredients, the menu at Ode aan de Amstel showcases a fusion of classic cuisine with a modern Asian twist. One thing is certain, there is something to satisfy every taste bud. Our knowledgeable staff is always available to answer questions and make recommendations on food and drinks, and we will be sure to accommodate any dietary restrictions or allergies.
The restaurant's chic and industrial-style decor, featuring marble detailing, coupled with stunning views of the Amstel River, creates the most stunning ambiance for a romantic evening for two, an evening out with friends or a dinner with colleagues. During the warmer months, the floating terrace is a very popular spot for diners to soak in the scenery while enjoying their meal. It is the perfect place to catch those last rays of sunshine. Enjoy the sunshine then take the scenic route further down the Amstel to the Dutch National Opera and Ballet.
For those looking to enhance their dining experience, Ode aan de Amstel offers an open kitchen and bar on the ground floor, where you can watch our chefs prepare your meal or our bartenders craft your cocktails. It's like dinner and a show all in one place.
With its convenient location near the Dutch National Opera and Ballet, exceptional menu, and stylish atmosphere, Ode aan de Amstel is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to make the most of their cultural outing in Amsterdam. So why not combine a delicious meal at this top restaurant with your night at the opera?
Our restaurant is only a couple minutes walk from Amstel station, with many different options in terms of public transport to get you there. You can take the metro, bus or train to arrive at Amstel station then easily walk down to the restaurant.
Ode aan de Amstel is also easily accessed via the A10. Some options for parking your car are the following:
There is a possibility to park on the street, at Amstelboulevard or de Omval. The costs are €4.50 per hour (paid parking from Monday until Saturday, 09:00-21:00).
Q-park Amstel (Julianaplein 1) is also a possibility, from here it’s 7 minutes walk. Per 17 minutes or a part of this: €1.00. Maximum day rate: €30.00