night view of Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam

Weteringschans: 6 x activities to do

(Last Updated On: June 17, 2018)

Weteringschans is an area in the centre of Amsterdam. It’s located near the popular Leidseplein. The area hosts one of Amsterdam’s most popular entertainment venues and restaurants. Here are our 6 activities at Weteringschans!

1. Delicious Deshima

inside Delicious Deshima restaurant in Amsterdam

If you’re looking for a healthy and very tasty meal, then Delicious Deshima is your destination. Their vision is to promote a plant-based lifestyle, by using organic and local products. Most importantly, their menu changes daily, so every day is different!

2.  Stadsschouwburg

concert at the Stadsschouwburg

This huge venue hosts various types of entertainment – from musicals to theatre, from cabaret to concerts. We advise you to check out their agenda beforehand!

3. De Balie

on stage at de Balie in Amsterdam

De Balie is a venue, cafe, and cinema. It’s a space where free speech, politics, culture and art come together. De Balie hosts all sorts of interesting talks and debates, mostly about topics on a global scale. It also hosts musical performances and has a cinema, so there are plenty of things to see here!

4. Holland Casino Weteringschans

enjoying their night at Holland Casino Amsterdam

When you’re at Weteringschans, the Holland Casino building is hard to miss. It’s a great location for when you’re looking for a night out, filled with fun and entertainment with friends!


the menu Sushisamba Amsterdam

Sushi lovers rejoice at SUSHISAMBA Amsterdam. Next to having great sushi,  SUSHISAMBA is born from a mixture of Japanese, Brazilian, and Peruvian culture – and that is represented in their cuisine.  Reservations are required.

6. Paradiso

performance at Paradiso Amsterdam

Paradiso is a venue that hosts concerts and different parties on the weekends. If you’re looking for a musical night out, then Paradiso is the right choice for you. Over the weekend, music genres vary and depend on the party being held there that night.

You can read more about essential things to do in Amsterdam or make your own Personal City Plan here.