Amsterdam, the city of canals, tulips, and.. cheesecakes? You’d better believe it because this city is brimming with delicious bakeries serving everything from Basque cheesecake, to New York cheesecakes and loads of really innovative finds.
At Chimney Cake Café in Amsterdam, you’ll discover a tempting array of cheesecakes. The classic super velvety with a crumbly, buttery biscuit base that harmonizes effortlessly with its creamy filling. Other standouts include the strawberry cheesecake with plump berries and the chocolate cheesecake infused with cocoa. Here, they really know how to bake the classics.
📍Warmoesstraat 46, 1012 JE Amsterdam, Netherlands
Cheesy Cakes packs one hell of a punch when it comes to flavours. The fruity cheesecake is super creamy and yet refreshing. Wash it down with some zesty lemonade and you’ll be in dessert heaven. However, chocolate-lovers should really try the chocolate milk, which really steals the show.
📍Tweede Egelantiersdwarsstraat 18A, 1015 SC Amsterdam, Netherlands
Corner Bakery is one of the best bakeries in Amsterdam – there’s no doubt about that. Plus, it’s a haven for cheesecake enthusiasts. Indulge in the moreish New York cheesecake, made properly with traditional methods. There’s nothing quite like it. If you’re looking for something sweet then try the salted caramel variety of the zesty lemon option. Both are delicious.
📍Johannes Vermeerstraat 40, 1071 DS Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sea Salt & Chocolate in Amsterdam is a fancy affair. You can buy whole cheesecakes if you’d like for special occasions and the strawberry one is definitely up there with the best. Check out the pecan tart cheesecake for something different – nutty, sweet, and super moreish.
📍Sint Willibrordusstraat 58H, 1073 VD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Patisserie Kuyt is another old-school bakery, boasting a menu that is vast and varied, each with its own distinct allure. For those seeking something fruity, the raspberry ripple cheesecake is tart, sweet, and creamy. Check out the white chocolate cheesecake or the salted caramel cheesecake (or both) for something really indulgent.
📍Utrechtsestraat 109-111, 1017 VL Amsterdam, Netherlands
Lucy’s is a slice of pure cheesecake heaven. The mini blueberry bliss is almost as pretty as it is delicious, with a tangy blueberry sauce swirled artfully through the velvety cream cheese Plus, the red velvet revelation is super moist and addictive.
📍Rokin 8, 1012 KR Amsterdam, Netherlands
De Laatste Kruimel (the last crumb) will definitely have you reaching for the last crumb. A definite must-try is the New York cheesecake – really rich and velvety. If you’re looking for a real hit of sugar then try the caramel version. The strawberry cheesecake is perfectly balanced and plus, those strawberries definitely count as a serving of healthy stuff, right?
📍Langebrugsteeg 4, 1012 GB Amsterdam, Netherlands
Chimney Cake Bakery & Café is another fantastic spot to try. The chocolate cheesecake beckons, with velvety, cocoa-infused layers, and for a bit of a lighter experience, try the berry option, bursting with seasonal fruits. Be careful, this place will have you hooked!
📍Van Baerlestraat 92a, 1071 BB Amsterdam, Netherlands
Patisserie Holtkamp is a really standout spot in Amsterdam. Everything in there is so tempting – you’ll feel like a kid in a candy shop. Try the hazelnut cheesecake, which is so nutty, rich, and sweet. Another fan favourite is the ‘raspberry riot’ which really is a riot. Your tastebuds will thank you for trying it.
📍Vijzelgracht 15, 1017 HM Amsterdam, Netherlands
10. De Drie Graefjes
Definitely check out the ‘red velvet delight’ at De Drie Graefjes and the ‘carrot cake sensation’. These two delicious cheesecakes pair the textures of cheesecake with classic cake flavours and oh, does it work. If you’re looking for something classic, opt for the ‘New York temptation’ which is perfectly balanced with the most irresistible texture.
📍Rokin 130, 1012 LD Amsterdam, Netherlands
You just have to check out the delicious cheesecakes that Amsterdam has to offer. We gave the Americans doughnuts and they gave us New York cheesecake – what a yummy exchange! With such a variety of options to choose from, you might just find your new favourite dessert spot.