Amsterdam

Education

4.2/5

Healthcare

3.9/5

City Score

Living in Amsterdam

Safety

4/5

Culture

4.9/5

Things to do in Amsterdam

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1.

Rijksmuseum
46,609+ Reviews

2.

Anne Frank House
62,291+ Reviews

3.

Van Gogh Museum
63,792+ Reviews

4.

The Jordaan
11,726+ Reviews

5.

A’dam Lookout
4,788+ Reviews

Economy in Amsterdam

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Average monthly salary

Economic Freedom

%

GDP growth

%

Income tax rate

%

Corporate tax rate

%

Sales tax

%

Size of government

%

Sound money

%

International trade

%

Regulation

%

Territorial taxation

No

Cost of Living in Amsterdam

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Cost of Living Index

85.6%

Housing

$ 1
1 Bedroom apartment outside city
$ 1
3 bedroom apartment in city
$ 1
1 bedroom apartment in city

Eating out

$ 1
Meal at inexpensive restaurant
$ 1
3 course meal for 2 people
$ 1
Meal at mcdonalds

Groceries

$ 1
0.5L Domestic beer
$ 1
Cigarette Pack (marlboro)
$ 1
1kg Chicken breast

Monthly Hotel Prices

High

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Monthly Airbnb Prices

Popular

High

Avg. Shared Room

$ 1

Min. Shared Room

$ 1

Max. Shared Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Private Room

$ 1

Min. Private Room

$ 1

Max. Private Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Hotel Room

$ 1

Min. Hotel Room

$ 1

Max. Hotel Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Phone carriers in Amsterdam

Top phone carriers

KPN (best coverage)

Vodafone

T-Mobile

 

Cost per 1gb of data: $3.0

Mid high

Restaurants in Amsterdam

Restaurant Moeders: 3951 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 3059 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 285 reviews
Foursquare: 8.5/10, 607 reviews

Restaurant t Zwaantje: 936 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 884 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 52 reviews

Restaurant t Zwaantje: 1029 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 883 reviews
Facebook: 4.4/5, 94 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 52 reviews

Hollands Hap Hmm: 797 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 761 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.6/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 34 reviews

Brasserie Ambassade: 2475 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 565 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.7/5, 1653 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 135 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 33 reviews
Opentable: 4.8/5, 89 reviews

Lot Sixty One.: 1388 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 1136 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 181 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 71 reviews

De Koffieschenkerij: 1297 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 870 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 397 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 30 reviews

Quartier Putain: 1009 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 636 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 106 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 20 reviews
Foursquare: 8.3/10, 247 reviews

Back to Black: 905 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 672 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 163 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 70 reviews

‘t Smalle: 744 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 702 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4/5, 0 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 42 reviews

Best reviewed restaurants

Cafes in Amsterdam

Barney’s Coffeeshop Amsterdam: 4220 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 3543 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 632 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 45 reviews

420 Cafe: 3738 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 3344 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 376 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 18 reviews

Easy Times Coffeeshop: 3548 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 3161 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 354 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 4.7 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 32 reviews

Café Brecht: 2432 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 1247 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 154 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 4.6 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 61 reviews
Foursquare: 9.1/10, 744 reviews

Coffeeshop IBIZA: 1735 reviews

Google: 4.3/5, 1599 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 128 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 8 reviews

Gartine: 1089 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 553 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 178 reviews

Restaurant Senses by Lars Bertelsen: 2634 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 475 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.7/5, 2119 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 40 reviews

Restaurant Zazas: 491 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 443 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 47 reviews

Restaurant Zazas: 491 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 443 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 47 reviews

Bistrot des Alpes: 712 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 429 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.8/5, 263 reviews
Yelp: 5/5, 20 reviews

Best reviewed cafes

Coworking Spaces in Amsterdam

#37 of 777 cities with coworking spaces

High

58 Coworking spaces

Average monthly price of desk: Amsterdam ۲20/mo

Best reviewed coworking spaces

1. StartDock : 106

2. StartDock Keizersgracht : 3

3. Fashion for Good : No reviews

4. Wicked Grounds : 11

5. Tribes Amsterdam Amstel Station : 9

6. Tribes Amsterdam Schiphol : 7

7. Tribes Amsterdam South Axis SOM : 4

8. Tribes Amsterdam City Centre Raamplein : 4

9. Trashure Studio : 3

10. Hackers & Founders : 3

Gyms/Health & Fitness in Amsterdam

Ultimate Performance Amsterdam: 321 reviews

Google: 5/5, 320 reviews
Facebook: 4.7/5, 1 reviews

F45 Training Frederiksplein: 268 reviews

Google: 5/5, 252 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 16 reviews

CrossFit Vastberaden: 220 reviews

Google: 5/5, 145 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 75 reviews

Eastbound Gym: 102 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 42 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 51 reviews
Foursquare: 8/10, 9 reviews

The Gym Amsterdam – Personal Training: 94 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 94 reviews

HIGH STUDIOS PLANTAGE – THE BEST WORKOUT IN AMSTERDAM: 101 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 80 reviews

Wattworks Amsterdam: 44 reviews

Google: 5/5, 44 reviews

Omnia Personal Training: 41 reviews

Google: 5/5, 41 reviews

R-grip: 39 reviews

Google: 5/5, 37 reviews
Yelp: 5/5, 2 reviews

Kracht Amsterdam: 31 reviews

Google: 5/5, 31 reviews

Best reviewed gyms

Society in Amsterdam

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Population Density

High

Average age

Popular Food/Drink in Amsterdam

1. Coleslaw
2. Pannenkoeken
3. Gouda Cheese
4. Poffertjes
5. Bitterballen

6. Erwtensoep

7. Kibbeling

8. Vla

9. Hutspot

10. Spekulatius

Environment in Amsterdam

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Climate Index

0%

Weather

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
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Low°C33479131516131074
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RainfallSemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainyVery rainy
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CloudVery cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudyVery cloudy

Near mountains

Yes

Near beach

Yes

Island

Yes

Pollution

Politics in Amsterdam

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Individual freedom

%

Equality

%

National Security

%

Rule of law

%

Legal system

%

Identity & Relationships

%

Religious Freedom

%

Democracy Index

0%

Freedom of association

%

Freedom of movement

%

Freedom of expression

%

Culture in Amsterdam

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Sights & Landmarks

Nature & Parks

Spas & Wellness

Museums & Art Galleries

Theaters & Concerts

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Quick Stats

Socket Type:

C / F

Main Sport:

Football Soccer

Capital City:

Yes

Driving Side:

right

Calling Code:

31

Time zone:

UTC-04:00

Drinkable Tap Water:

Safe

Nearby Cities

Utrecht, Netherlands
35 km
The Hague, Netherlands
52 km
Rotterdam, Netherlands
57 km
Tilburg, Netherlands
92 km
Eindhoven, Netherlands
109 km

Nearby Airports

Groningen Airport Eelde
50 km
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
71 km
Rotterdam The Hague Airport
119 km
Eindhoven Airport
161 km
Antwerp International Airport
163 km

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