Eat & Drink

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At art'otel amsterdam we fuse food, people, art, and design to present a uniquely creative environment for art lovers and foodies alike. Indulge at one of our outlets: a Portuguese restaurant, bar with unique cocktails, and a laid-back lounge with coffee, cocktails & bites. Meet ARCA – our new restaurant and bar concept by two Michelin-starred Portuguese chef, Henrique Sa Pessoa – has opened this autumn. ARCA is a Portuguese discovery with a touch of Asia tasting experience menus are designed to showcase some of the best highlights ARCA has to offer. Classic breakfast with a few Portuguese additions inspired by ARCA restaurant&bar is now available at art'otel amsterdam!

In the privacy of your own room, you can experience the same service and culinary experience as in our Restaurant & Bar. The room service menu offers a wide selection of ARCA Bites, modern Portuguese dishes with unique Asian influences. You can make use of room service 24 hours a day. 

ARCA Restaurant

art’otel amsterdam has opened ARCA, a brand new restaurant concept by two Michelin starred Portuguese chef, Henrique Sá Pessoa. ARCA Restaurant is the perfect spot for a memorable dining experience offering modern Portuguese dishes with unique Asian influences, impressive cocktails, and lively weekend nights. The inspiration for ARCA comes from the trading routes of Portugal, bringing strong flavors and adventurous spices to the heart of Amsterdam. Live music on Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights brings a vibe you don't want to miss.

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Sunday from 6pm – 10pm

From 6pm guests can enjoy the full ARCA dining experience in the restaurant

ARCA restaurant is closed on Mondays

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With a specialised and incredibly creative cocktail menu that pairs perfectly with a selection of ARCA plates, the bar is flawlessly connected to the restaurant. This is the place to have for relaxing evenings, excellent food, and drinks to suit every flavour, with live music on Fridays and Saturdays. Enjoy incredible drinks, and a great atmosphere at the bar which is open every day!

Opening Hours

From 11am - 6pm we will be serving the art’otel lunch menu + small petiscos in the bar

Sunday - Thursday 11am – 12am

Friday - Saturday 11am – 1am

ARCA bar is closed on Mondays.

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Lounge & Library

The library and Lounge are a cool and quiet nook for working, networking and relaxation at art'otel amsterdam. The perfect place to enjoy coffee, tea, and read your favourite book. The Library is filled with books and magazines related to culture, art and lifestyle. You can shop for books or browse through exclusive artwork. It's a great way to stay inspired after a tour of one of Amsterdam's nearby cultural venues, such as the Rijksmuseum or the EYE Film Museum.
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Carstens Amsterdam

Carstens Amsterdam is a brasserie with the main focus on quality Dutch products. The menu showcases a long list of Dutch ingredients naturally grown on these very shores. Experience the surprising flavours of the Veluwe region as well as the catch of the day from the North Sea. It is, in essence, Dutch with a twist. Next to the brasserie, Carstens Café is located adjacent to art'otel amsterdam. Carstens Café is the younger relaxed sibling of the renowned Carstens Brasserie. Our all-day dining concept makes it a versatile space to meet friends or work colleagues before or after work, as well as being the perfect pit stop before taking in the sights Amsterdam has to offer. 

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Illy Caffe

illy Caffè, located just around the corner of Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam, brings an authentic Italian coffee culture to guests and a delightful selection of pastries and sandwiches. For a light lunch or afternoon snack, choose from the cafe’s wide selection of hot and cold sandwiches. All items are available to take away and no reservation is required. illy Caffè is open from Thursday to Sunday.