October 25, 2013

Restaurants & Shops

Aalsmeer has enough restaurants, take aways and shops for all your wishes.

Italian restaurants & Take Away Resturant’s in Aalsmeer:

– La Farfalla
– Pavarotti
– O sole mio

Chinese and Oriental Restaurants & Take Aways in Aalsmeer

– Oriental paradise
– Jasmine

Open until late at night like 2 am. on weekends, even later!

– Sfinx

Indonesian Take away only, in Aalsmeer (they do not deliver)

Very cheap prices ( open only until 8.30 p.m. )

– Indah toko indonesia

All in and around the town of Aalsmeer

Restaurants only

Facing the water / Lake of Aalsmeer, with beautiful views

There is a Restaurant which opened up in May 2010, called The Westeinder Paviloen. It is 10 minutes walk from Karekietstraat in Aalsmeer. It is acutually on the waterfront, beside the Water Tower. It also has a snack bar and a bar in the Summer time. Outdoor terrasses all around and a smoking lounge.

– Westeinder Paviloen ( on the lake, 10 minutes walk from the house)

– Welkom thuis

– Kempers roef

– De oude veerhuys

– Jones Restaurant

– OH!

– Silversant

Also a steak restaurant ( & Bar )


– Hoogvliet ( 6 minutes walk away)

– Albert Heijn (AH) Sundays from 16.00 – 20.00 open, week days 08.00 – 21.00

– Hoogvliet ( there are 2 of these in Aalsmeer)

– Jumbeo Sundasys from 16.00 – 20.00 open

– Deen Supermarket

– Lidl

– Polish Supermarket ( 3 of them in different locations in Aalsmeer)

They are all within a short distance from the Accommodation. The small version of Hoogvliet is about 6 minutes walk from the Karekietstraat in Aalsmeer. There is also a very big Hoogvliet Supermarket futher away in Aalsmeer.

You can always look them up in Google for the street name and opening times. Most of them open daily from 8 am until 8 p.m. Some only open until 6 p.m. All are mostly open on Sundays, from about 12.00 – 20.00. Schiphol airport has a supermarket open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. until 24.00. In the big Cities shops open 7 days a week.


There are lots of shops in the town of Aalsmeer to comply with all the general needs, like, Clothes shops, supermarkets, Post Office, Banks, Library, Pilots Shop ( biggest in Europe ) Chemists, Shoe repair and shoe shops, Liqueur stores, Opticians, Music, Books, Bikes and Bakery shops.