At Cafe de Waard you will find a piece of French atmosphere in Amsterdam

Located on the lively Leidseplein in Amsterdam you will find a piece of French atmosphere. Inside Cafe De Waard there is a cozy and atmospheric lunch bar and is best known for its large and elegant terrace.

Our chefs and staff ensure that you receive the best service, delicious drinks and fresh home-cooked food. Magnifique!


Delicious lunch in the center of Amsterdam

Café de Waard is located on the most beautiful and busiest square in the Netherlands, “Het Leidseplein”.

You will find an inviting terrace with 150 comfortable chairs. Come by for a delicious cup of coffee, or experience our homemade lunch.


  • De Waard Burger € 16,50
  • Avocado Toast € 14,50
  • Les Croques € 11,50
  • Waffle Sandwich € 17,00

bon appétit

You can go to De Waard for breakfast, lunch, drinks and dinner. The completely renewed menu has been carefully composed with delicious brasserie classics, including the signature Steak tartare, Caesar Salad, Avocado sandwich and Oysters. Every dish fresh from our own kitchen!

Wines & cocktails

Enjoy a fine wine on our terrace, with the personal favorite wines of owner Arjan de Waard, many of which are available by bottle and by glass. For a good cocktail you’ve come to the right place