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Cafe & restaurant

The BIMHUIS offers full-course meals before the concerts. The restaurant is usually open from 18:30-20:30 on concert evenings, and is accessible on presentation of a concert ticket. Please call for reservations: +31 (0)20-788 2158 (during office hours and on concert nights from 18:30 onwards). Please note: reservations are by phone only; reservations by e-mail will not be accepted.

We offer a new every month and have an extensive wine list. Check out the BIMHUIS Menu of december in Dutch and English.

We also offer a special ‘Artists Menu’ for groups of 10 or more — this is a sharing dinner with a solid base of fine ingredients and a variety of fish, meats, vegetarian options, vegetables and salads, all served on platters. The menu is priced at €19.50 per head. For more information, please mail

Our cafe is open during concerts, workshops and sessions: Sunday to Thursday from 18:30-01:00, and Friday and Saturday from 18:30-03:00. The cafe is also open for non-concert visitors during the Tuesday evening workshops and sessions, as well as after all concerts. We host a DJ set in the cafe after the Friday and Saturday evening concerts.

Our cafe can also be rented for parties and events; for more information, please visit our venue rental page.