This is one of Amsterdam's oldest and most Iconic streets with beautiful old houses a few boat marinas and one old brown bar in the middle for a pit stop or a lazy afternoon on the terrace
If you want to see dutch rural cuteness, you dont need to go outside of the city. Rent a bike, take the free ferry across the IJ, find your way to the beginning of the Nieuwendammerdijk and enjoy an authenitc old dutch street without the tourist crowds...
Take a walk along the Nieuwendammerdijk and see the impressive captains houses near the Nieuwendam Harbour. Or bike along the Dijk and all the way to Durgerdam and the café restaurant there....
“Nice street where you will find all sorts of shops: bike rental, pizzeria, market (saturday)”
“Very nice dike for a walk. Nice, old style wooden houses and a real windmill!”
“A cute cafe located in the Nieuwendammerdijk neighbourhood next to the water. Named after the ancient sluisje "locks". ”
“Remarkable orange building right on the egde of the water. Good plain food for a fair price.”
“The largest seafood restaurant in Amsterdam, located in an industrial warehouse on the north side of the IJ-river, with a view on the rippling water and ships. ”