Café Brecht | Amsterdam,
Places > Netherlands > Amsterdam

Café Brecht
Exceptional based on 8 ratings
Type: Bar

Weteringschans 157
Amsterdam, Netherlands 1017 SE [ print map ]
0206272211 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Weekdays 12-01, Fr-Sa 12-03

Mayor: Borresteijn (2) | Taps: 4 | Bottles: 20

Café Brecht

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here

Beer Available At Café Brecht (arranged by most recent)
Plankstetten Dunkles 36, Propeller Aufwind Double IPA 72, Weismainer Abt Knauer Bock 49, Klosterbräu Mallersdorf Vollbier Hell 23, Ratsherrn Pale Ale 49, Hofbräu München Oktoberfestbier 37, Bayerischer Bahnhof Original Leipziger Gose 86, Häffner Bräu Hopfenstopfer Incredible Pale Ale 92
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags

8 reviews for Café Brecht
 Ambiance  87%
 Service  70%
 Selection  72%
 Food  70%
 Value  76%
 Overall  76%
 Rating  78%

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 3/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
adamnowek  (54) Amsterdam, Netherlands | September 14, 2014
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Jerre  (82) Waregem, Belgium | July 27, 2014
Recommanded by Ymke. Topplace. Small nice cozy. Good people and very good selection of beers. LIKE IT!
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Borresteijn  (181) Amsterdam, Netherlands | May 5, 2014
Small, cozy, but also a bit messy Berlin-style bar just off Leidseplein, more or less opposite to the Heineken museum. Seatings are sofa’s, couches, etc, and the stools at the bar. Like an old living room. Small patio as well. Small, but really nice selection of mostly German beers from small breweries, both artisanal and modern craft. Decent prices. Will be back.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
sic1314  (374) Leiden, Netherlands | October 5, 2013
Cracking little bar, slightly off the beaten track. Nice variation from the norm with German and Czech beers in an eclectic layout.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Fin  (544) Merton, Oxfordshire, England, England | October 3, 2013
We visited here on Monday 30th September 2013 and I must say that this is one of my new favourite bars in Amsterdam. It is quite close to a busy junction and on a main road Weteringschans and about a 5-10 min walk from Oosterling another great bar. I liked the vibe here with a selection of old furniture at the back of the bar lending a warm, cosy lived in living room feel to this place. The bar serving area is on the right as you enter and there are a couple of tables and chairs out front, which is wgere we sat soaking in the late September sunshine. The beer choice was small but excellent, seemingly very well chosen, it was also exclusively German offerings as I recall but quite unusual hard to find beers, we had a Gose and a German IPA both were excellent. We had a plate of cheeses, three different very generous portions at just €7-8 a plate it was ample for the two of us and they were great. The owner/bar lady was lovely and said they go to Germany frequently so the beer list will be changing and evolving a lot, there were also a number of Oktober Fest beer choices on whilst we were here. Really liked this place and will definately be back.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 13/20
artcore1980  (3) Amsterdam, Netherlands | May 18, 2013
German beers. Not a lot but a good selection of quite rare beers for the region. Ambiance is super with fifties Berline-type living room vibe.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
Jur  (36) , Netherlands | April 23, 2013
Hipster bar, with occasional quirky clientele. Also plenty of hockey chicks. Strangely enough it has a quite eclectic selection of German beers. Mostly self-imported. Also some Czech and other "East of the border"-stuff. Prices pretty fair. Location is close to the Leidseplein. Give it a go.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
Plaas  (63) Alkmaar, Netherlands | March 7, 2012
Charming pub with a Berlin touch. They specialize in German and Czech beers, which makes it a unique place in Amsterdam. You will find a bottled Schlenkerla here. On tap Budweiser (the real one) and seasonals. The serve German snacks and tasty cakes. The staff is very welcoming and friendly. The ambiance is special, due to the typical "living room interior". It is frequented by locals, mainly artists and students. I love this place.

What's Your Opinion?
Add your review

Checked In

Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

Proper Glassware
Real Ales
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50