Other Shops

There are many shops in Amsterdam, it is difficult to categorise them all. On this page you will find some stores in Amsterdam that are special enough to mention and definitely worthwhile to visit. On this page you will find our recommendations for "Other Shops". If you have any additions to these shops in Amsterdam, then please: feel free to let us know via the contact form.
Go to the details & reviews page of Cats & Things, cat & cat related products shop in Amsterdam Cats & Things is a shop completely dedicated to cats. At this 'cat shop' they sell products for cats, such as scratch poles, food, sleeping baskets and grooming products, but also products for cat lovers, featuring cats. They have a large collection of gifts, such as handmade art, gifts for inside or outside the house, postcards, accessories and fair trade products.

Cats & Things also advises on what type of cat would be suitable for you, especially for cats and cat owners living in the city.
Address:
Hazenstraat 26, Amsterdam
Contact:
+31 20 428 3028
Open:
Tue to Fri: 11.30 to 18.00
Sat: 11.30 to 17.00
Go to the details & reviews page of Concerto, music store in Amsterdam Concerto is one of the oldest record and music stores in Amsterdam. Located on Utrechtsestraat since 1955, this down-to-earth music store now occupies five adjoining buildings. A true Mecca for music lovers of all sorts of music. Concerto's enormous collection of new and second hand CDs, vinyl and DVDs in all thinkable genre, will keep you browsing for a while.

At Concerto you'll find that the staff is very knowledgeable and passionate about their music. A very nice experience!
Address:
Utrechtsestraat 52-60, Amsterdam
Contact:
+31 20 623 5228
Open:
Mon to Sat: 10.00 to 18.00
Thu: evening opening till 21.00
Sun: 12.00 to 18.00
Go to the details & reviews page of The American Book Center (ABC), bookstore in Amsterdam The American Book Center started in Amsterdam as a bargain bookstore in 1972. Selling remaindered books and soft porn magazines, The ABC soon got requests from customers for other book titles than the left-overs; this still is the base for the extensive collection of English books in a wide variety of genres: the collection is build up by customer demand!

Each staff member has the responsibility for their own section, resulting in very knowledgeable and passionate staff; a delightful experience!
Address:
Spui 12, Amsterdam
Contact:
+31 20 625 5537
Open:
Mon: 11.00 to 20.00
Tue to Sat: 10.00 to 20.00
Thu: evening opening till 21.00
Sun: 11.00 to 18.30
Go to the details & reviews page of Waterstones Booksellers, bookstore in Amsterdam Waterstones Booksellers opened its Amsterdam bookstore in 1998. The bookstore is situated in a monument, built by Dutch architect Berlage. Waterstones carries a large range of books, newspapers, magazines and some British food. It is very likely that you'll find what you are looking for on one of the four floors! Otherwise ask the book-loving staff.

If availability and delivery period permits, the knowledgeable and helpful staff can order any item that is not in stock in the shop.
Address:
Kalverstraat 152, Amsterdam
Contact:
+31 31 20 638 3821
Open:
Mon: 10.00 to 18.00
Tue to Fri: 09.30 to 18.30
Thu: evening opening till 21.00
Sat: 10.00 to 18.30
Sun: 11.00 to 18.00
Do you miss a shop that you think deserves a spot in Amsterdam Travel Guide's shopping section? Send us the name of the shop - together with your motivation why we should include the shop on Amsterdam Travel Guide - via our contact form.

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