About us

The Palace is situated in the historical Old Town of Amsterdam. Our 17th century canal district ( "Grachtengordel" ) is even on the Unesco World Heritage List.

From April 1st our terrace is open on sunny afternoons. Please come and enjoy Amsterdam life with a diner, or dinershow and a drink.

Who are we?

Paleis van de Weemoed is a unique concept in Amsterdam. Amsterdam has many restaurants but the Paleis van de Weemoed distinguishes itself by with a culinary experience complete with Cabaret and Variété. And this all in a special neighborhood of Amsterdam: the red light district.

The menu offers a wide selection of delicious and festive dishes. The basis is French cuisine with worldly influences. Only fresh and high quality products you will be served on your plate. You have special wishes? Our artistic cooking team will be happy to be of service. Of course we also offer a variety of snacks and lunches.

Dinnershow on Friday and Saturday evening. We welcome you at around 7.30 pm, show starts at 8 pm, € 55 p.p. Please make a reservation to join the dinershow.

Price includes 3 course dinner and a burlesque show.

On Monday until Sunday we have dinershows or customer made parties possibilities for group bookings (from 25 persons), lunches, dinners, parties etc., please ask for the possibilities.

For custom made special events or for bookings please call our artistic team:
T: +31 (0)20 625 69 64  or send an email via our contact and reservations form.



Merel Sauer: PR & Marketing and Banqueting Manager

(sales, groups reservations, events, artists bookings)

Email: merel@paleisvandeweemoed.nl

T: +31 20 625 69 64



Rico van der Kolk: Floor Manager

(Restaurant Manager, Facility, purchasing, Floor Management)

Email: Rico@paleisvandeweemoed.nl



Abdelkader Alekheir: Chef Cook


(Chef cook, purchasing, couverts)


What do we do?

We are proud to present our partners:

Expedia hotels in Amsterdam: www.expedia.nl/Amsterdam-Hotels.d178229.Reisgids-Hotels

Ingrid Marsman: www.cityculturetours.com
Do you want a city tour by a special guide like Queen Beatrix, the wife of Rembrandt van Rijn or a inhabitant of Amsterdam in the Golden Ages? Ingrid will guide you.

Explore the legendary Red Light District with all it’s mysteries with the comfort and safety of a local guide. Our local guides are Dutch themselves and speak English, so they can tell you everything about Amsterdam and the Red Light District. - See more at: http://www.amsterdamredlightdistricttour.com

Burlesque Workshops,the ultimate possibility for bachelor/girlfriend parties - http://burlesqueworkshop.com

Het Paleis van de Weemoed is member of:

  • I Amsterdam www.iamsterdam.com
  • Diningcity   www.diningcity.nl
  • Dinnersite   www.dinnersite.nl
  • Iens           www.iens.nl

Visiting hours:

Monday: Blue Monday weekly starting at 8 pm, or for groupsbookings please consult.
Tuesday: for groupbookings please consult.
Wednesday: for groupsbookings please consult, or check our agenda for activities.
Thursday: for groupsbookings, please consult.
Friday evening: dinnershow from 7.30 pm or for groupsbookings please consult.                                                               Saturday evening: dinnershow from 7.30 pm or for groupsbookings please consult.                                                             Sunday: for groupsbookings please consult, or check our agenda for activitities.