Eating & Drinking

Serving pancakes since 1876

Hansje en Grietje (Hansel and Gretel), which is opposite the entrance to the Rijksmuseum, has been serving pancakes for nearly 150 years to hungry museum visitors. They must be doing something right. To make sure you have a table, make a reservation.

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Museum Square & The Old South

Museum Square and Oud-Zuid (the Old South) are a magnificent centre of culture… and children’s activities. The houses here are not as old as those on the Canal Ring and Oudezijds, but are equally beautiful. The original city centre was built in the 16th and 17th century but these other parts of …

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