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Brouwerij 't IJ

Funenkade 7, 1018 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 622 8325
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Unless you love great handcrafted beers, friendly atmosphere and delicious snacks. Worth of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pekka K
via mobile
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A truly independent brewery a few minutes bus ride from Central station. Plenty of seats outside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
david n
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Funenkade 7, 1018 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Plantage & the East
+31 20 622 8325
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unless you love great handcrafted beers, friendly atmosphere and delicious snacks. Worth of visiting, totally recommended. Oh, and the brewerytour was fun; short history of the brewery and how their beers are made.

Thank Pekka K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly independent brewery a few minutes bus ride from Central station. Plenty of seats outside under the heaters and great beer inside. Try the seasonal 9% Injedjaars: spot on for such a cold afternoon.

Thank david n
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the Brewery is mentioned in guidebooks I hadn't noticed it, but came across it when trying to visit the 19th century corn mill. Guidebooks say the mill is open to the public, but no mention of when, nor is there any signs around giving...More

Thank 1777NT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great place in Amsterdam Easy access by transit or bike Look for the massive Windmill, and you will find the beer! Place gets packed, so go early the beer is great and so is the atmosphere, try using cash to pay though, makes things...More

Thank demolitionrob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a nice time at this brewery. There were so many types of Dutch beer, interesting experience!!

Thank Florencia O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This brewery is outside of town but so worth the walk or taxi. It’s a cool scene, great beers, and it’s in a windmill! You can’t go up inside the windmill (it’s a private residence) but you still get great pics outside. So go!

Thank MLF360
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my favorite place to go. A must place to visit. This place is located underneath the oldest and largest windmill in Amsterdam! This ia a local craft brewery. We bought two flights and a pint of the Zatte and IPA. Simply tasty and...More

Thank Luigi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do try the platter of different beers and the cheese. It was fantastic as an early evening snack. Few seats, so come early.

Thank Christian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Brouwerij 't IJ is a bit outside the city center but it was worth the trip. Great atmosphere, great (cheap) snacks and delicious beer.

Thank Nadia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old windmill with a very nice view where you can buy amazing beers and relax. They have their own beers wich are realy good. You can also have some dutch cheese and sausage. I loved this place!

Thank iustinpirsan
Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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16 October 2017|
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Response from Jonathan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's beer only, but how's the time to try if you are solely a wine drinker. You might be converted!
Fleecy M
10 July 2017|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
Yes its a great place to visit for a beer, you can sit outside, open from 2pm until 8pm, the windmill is picturesque and its also near the single canal and the zoo.
Amy B
11 June 2017|
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Response from Wallsendlad27 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , i am not sure. Sorry for the delay.