AMSTERDAM 2018

AMSTERDAM 2018

June 16th-24th

For 2018 World Refugee Day, restaurants from Europe and beyond will open their kitchens to refugee cooks to change our perception of refugees and to make us discover international flavors. Special menus, degustations…

From June 16th to 24th, the menu of restaurants in Amsterdam (and around the world) will be enriched with dishes imagined and prepared by refugee cooks, for menus to four hands or tasty white cards.

The Refugee Food Festival valorize the guest chefs’ talents and offers participants the opportunity to enjoy the most demanding, original and meaningful menus.

FLORA • Kamal Naji

JUNE from 20th to 24th 2018  •  Lunch

Discover the very best of Syrian cuisine on a big beautiful terrace right in Bilderdijk park. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call +31 6 55272427
Average price: 10€

BOX SOCIAAL • Mahran Shamih

JUNE from 20th to 22nd 2018  • Lunch

Mahran Shamih will add exotic Syrian dishes to the usual menu of this cozy restaurant in front of Artis. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call +31 20 280 5578
Average price: 10€

 

 

BLEND COFFEE & WINE • Mahmoud Barkawi

JUNE 20th 2018 • Lunch

Enjoy a tasty Syrian lunch on the beautiful canal side terrasse of Blend and pair your dish with a good bottle of wine. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call +31 20 737 1034
Average price: 10€

 

 

ZEST • Mohamad Haj Kasem

JUNE 20th 2018  • Dinner

Enjoy the music and a terrific Syrian non-set menu at the cozy restaurant Zest on Bilderdijkstraat.

For reservations: call +31 20 412 9631
Average price: 20€

 

BOX SOCIAAL • Adhraa Maqdes

JUNE 20th 2018  • Dinner

The brothers-run restaurant will host our female chef for a unique Iraqi 3-courses menu. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call +31 20 280 5578
Average price: 40€

 

WATER&BROOD • Mahmoud Barkawi

JUNE 21st 2018 • Dinner

The “gezellig” restaurant Water&Brood will exceptionally open its kitchen at night for a delicious Syrian 3-courses menu. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call +31 6 41078060
Average price: 15€

 

WATER&BROOD • Adhraa Maqdes

JUNE 22nd 2018  • Dinner

Iraqi cuisine with Adhraa Maqdes.

For reservations: call +31 6 41078060
Average price: 15€

 

 

 

Bijlmerjabes • STARTUP KITCHEN

JUNE 23rd 2018  • Dinner

Join a tasty barbecue in a former prison with Startup Kitchen! Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: call 06 33333092
Average price: 15-20€

 

DE RUIMTE • Final party

JUNE 24th 2018 • All day long

From lunch to late evening, enjoy Syrian food, music, exhibition, workshops and more at De Ruimte. Suitable for vegetarians.

For reservations: on the website reserveren@cafederuimte.nl
Average price: 10€

 

 

 

THE TEAM

Marine and Maria were leading the organisation of the festival from A to Z! In Amsterdam, the organization of the Refugee Food Festival was made possible thanks to the commitment, enthusiasm and energy of these two project holders, their wonderful team of volunteers and UNHCR Amsterdam!

CONTACT THE TEAM !