At De Bonte Koe, they believe that chocolate is healthy. And that’s why they recommend that everyone should eat lots of it. None of those straightforward candybars, either; no, lovely delicate works of art rendered in chocolate – possibly with your photo on it.
Hotel New York Stars
The beautiful building that houses Hotel New York, was the former headquarters of the Holland America Line. Nowadays Hotel New York is a true meeting place for Rotterdam’s citizens as well as tourists. Cuisine: InternationalCafé, Popular, Tip (Places to Go), Water, Do-like-a-local, Kop van Zuid
The Destroyed City
For many Rotterdam residents, the 1953 monument by Zadkine still symbolises the destruction of the city centre and the unstoppable drive to rebuild Rotterdam.Architecture, Landmark, Waterfront
Music venue and film house LantarenVenster is on the ground floor of the New Orleans. LantarenVenster is the theatre for high-quality films and concerts in Rotterdam.Architecture, Film, Pop/Jazz/World, Rotterdam Welcome Card, Popular, Kop van Zuid
Enjoy a breathtaking view of Rotterdam or the Nieuwe Maas. Indulge at the dazzling Lido restaurant, or the Club Room where you find elegantly authentic in a new setting.Tip (Places to Go), Water, Kop van Zuid
Pan-Asian restaurant Izkaya offers an unique e-dining experience. What makes Izkaya special is the interactive e-table: you can place an order via the touch panel on the table. Cuisine: Asian, JapaneseRotterdam Welcome Card, Popular, Tip (Places to Go)
Nieuwe Delftse Poort
The structure, which looks like a three-dimensional graphic drawing, is based on the neo-classicist city gate from before the war. It symbolises a Rotterdam that is still a work in progress.Landmark
Skatepark Westblaak - under concstruction
One of the best skateparks in the Netherlands is on Westblaak. Everything is made of stainless steel. The brightly coloured lines on the smooth asphalt add extra dynamism to the skaters’ moves.Architecture, Youth
In the Witte de Withstraat you will find Blender, which is a stylish cocktail bar and restaurant that also is an unique club where you can dance the night away.Club, Popular, Luxury, Cocktail Bars
Stadhuisplein, with its many bars and pavement cafés, is a popular place for both locals and visitors to gather.