Culinary Rotterdam

Alfredo’s Taqueria

Alfredo’s Taqueria is an authentic Mexican restaurant where you can go for all your taco, tortilla and cocktail cravings. It has a (heated) terrace with tropical palm trees and picnic benches in the courtyard of Het Industriegebouw.

Brasserie Schielandshuis

The menu focuses on Rotterdam cuisine: honest, no-nonsense and with local products. Stop by for coffee, lunch or a drink.

By Jarmusch

At By Jarmusch they serve breakfast throughout the day, but you can also enjoy other dishes at this American Breakfast Diner.

De Groene Passage

Human, animal and environmentally friendly shopping is the aim of this shopping centre. To keep your energy up, you can have breakfast, lunch or dinner at Spirit where everything is 100% organic and 100% vegetarian.

Bars & Nightlife


Once it was the Tropicana swimming complex, full of children splashing and playing in the pools and zooming down the waterslide. Today it's home to the hip Aloha Bar: a multifunctional dining facility on the Maas, with bar, restaurant, coffee roas...


Enticing, raw and urban are the words that describe this café and pop stage a stone's throw from Rotterdam Central Station. Annabel is one point of the golden triangle of Schiestraat (the other two are Biergarten and BAR). When it's sunny, you can...


Ballroom's hallmark is its selection of over 52 different gins from 14 countries, enough to impress even the most jaded gin connoisseur. To go with your gin, order some of their famous meatballs. Ballroom has two patios, one on the street side and...


BIRD jazz club not only wants to revive the jazz past, but also wants to update it for the 21st century. Jazz and related genres like soul, latin & funk, hiphop, afrobeat and electronica form the core of the music programming, complemented by othe...