Today we are going to be going on a deep dive into where to find healthy food and restaurants in Amsterdam. We will try to cover all of the best places to get nutritious food in your area so that you can feel as good as possible after your meal.
Kicking things off will be the best local vegan and vegetarian restaurants. Mom always told you to eat your vegetables, well you certainly will be able to at these great venues.
Then we will get into some other healthy restaurants near you, plus discuss good salad bars and restaurants with good soups. Amsterdam health food stores and markets will follow them up, buying nutritious foods and cooking meals yourself is a great way to know just how good your diet really is.
Smoothies and juice shops will come next, and we will get you out of here with a few gluten free bakeries that should also have plenty of low sugar sweets and treats. Stick around for our local healthy foods map at the end that will have all the places we mention throughout the post pinned on it.
Plus you are welcome to read our other posts on the region at that link if you are interested.
Vegan & Vegetarian Restaurants
Some of the best vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Amsterdam would be:
- Vegan Junk Food Bar at Reguliersdwarsstraat 57
- SOIL Vegan Café at Bilderdijkstraat 141
- Mr. & Mrs. Watson at Linnaeuskade 3h
- Vegetarisch Restaurant De Waaghals at Frans Halsstraat 29
- Hearth at Camperstraat 26H
Vegan Junk Food Bar offers delectable and inventive vegan junk food in your area from their colorful characteristic bright burgers, freak fries, and zeafood to their exceptional cocktails.
Mr. & Mrs. Watson offers a lunch and dinner menu that includes cheese platters, croquettes, salads, poke bowls, all-day burgers, BBQ chicory, roasted sweet potato and pear soup, and desserts to mention a few.
De Waaghals offers a 3 or 4 course surprise meal with vegetarian or vegan food inspired by international flavors. The menu is updated on a daily basis and they use organic and locally sourced ingredients whenever feasible.
Amsterdam Healthy Restaurants
More healthy restaurants in your area are:
- Rainbowls Amsterdam at Frans Halsstraat 40
- Lavinia Good Food at Kerkstraat 176
Salad Bars Near You
These local salad bars should have plenty of nutritious foods to choose from:
- SLA at Utrechtsestraat 10 H
- Salad Bowl Club at Maasstraat 96
- Urban Salad Bijlmer Arena at Bijlmerplein 1007
- The Clubsandwich Company at Roelof Hartstraat 26
- Golden Taste at Marie Heinekenplein 11
- Le Sud Vegetarisch at Haarlemmerdijk 118
SLA is an organic salad bar near you with sandwiches, soups, smoothies, juices, and desserts. Salad Bowl Club also offers soups, smoothies, pastries, sandwiches, and catering in addition to its salad bar.
You can choose from a variety of salads on the menu or create your own salad or wrap at Urban Salad. Breakfast, salads, soups, bowls, pancakes, fresh pressed juices, and more healthy meals in Amsterdam are available at The Clubsandwich Company.
Le Sud is a vegetarian Persian restaurant that serves Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine where salads, sandwiches, olives, spreads, and small plates are on the menu.
These restaurants are known for their great soups:
- Soup en Zo at Jodenbreestraat 94
- De Soepbar Oost at Utrechtsestraat 22
Soup en Zo’s menu includes Tuscany tomato soup topped with pesto, chili con carne, broccoli soup topped with roasted seeds, garden pea soup with mint, and lentil soup with fresh curry, coconut, pumpkin soup, and lots of healthy salads.
De Soepbar has a daily menu of 6 wonderful homemade soups, freshly prepared salads, and fresh smoothies. All of the soups are gluten-free, mostly organic, and come with a white or brown bun on the side plus they also create fresh cheese sticks, handmade cakes, and delectable quiches daily.
Health Food Stores & Markets
Pick out your own produce at these Amsterdam health food stores and markets:
- Odin at Oostelijke Handelskade 1051
- Ekodis at Beukenplein 73
- De Aanzet at Eerste Jacob van Campenstraat 10
- Ekoplaza Elandsgracht at Elandsgracht 118
- Stach Food at Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 52
- Little Plant Pantry at Bosboom Toussaintstraat 45-H
Smoothies & Juice Shops
There are plenty of smoothie and juice shops near you:
- Juice Brothers at Herengracht 245A
- Joe & The Juice at Runstraat 13
- Jacob’s Juice at Eerste Jacob van Campenstraat 34
In addition to its wide range of juice and smoothie options in your area Joe & The Juice also serves healthy sandwiches, acai bowls, spirulina bowls, and vegan shakes.
Açai bowls, avocado toast, breakfast bowls, and coco-cashew bowls are on the brunch menu at Jacob’s Juice.
Gluten Free Bakeries In Your Area
Enjoy some fresh baked goodness at these gluten free bakeries:
- Craft Coffee & Pastry Amsterdam at Gerard Doustraat 103A
- Croque Madame Gluten Free Food at Sint Annendwarsstraat 24a
- Petit by Sam at Vijzelstraat 93
Craft Coffee & Pastry offers gluten-free croissants and other delectable treats as well as a variety of biscuits, cakes, pastries, and breads. Many of their healthy foods are lactose-free and vegan as well.
Croque Madame is a gluten-free restaurant near you that serves delicious and fresh handcrafted burgers, toasts, sandwiches, and vegan burgers in addition to other vegan and dairy-free options. Peanut butter brownie, cheese cake brownie, chocolate muffin, original daim cake, and almond cake are among the gluten-free cakes to try.
Petit by Sam sells a variety of pastries, including cookies, cakes, and bars. Most of their pastries are created using healthy wheat and butter substitutes and they provide local vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free options.
You can also read our posts on:
- Rotterdam Soup & Salad Bars
- Antwerp Soup & Salad Bars
- Brussels Soup & Salad Bars
- Hamburg Soup & Salad Bars
Enjoy Eating Healthy In Amsterdam
We wish we had more to share but for now that is all we’ve got. After reading about all of those local vegan and vegetarian restaurants, other healthy restaurants, salad bars, places to get great soup, health food stores and markets, smoothies and juice shops, and gluten free bakeries in your area it shouldn’t be hard for you to grab a delicious and nutritious meal in the near future.
While we try our best to keep these posts updated it isn’t easy, if you noticed anything incorrect on this page please let us know in the comments. Hopefully you enjoy eating healthy food at restaurants in Amsterdam.