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Bimhuis

Piet Heinkade 3 | 1019 Br, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 788 2188
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Stunning architecture with sound to match

Some evenings the show is free but nonetheless the views over the river and towards the city are... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Mike B
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Lee-on-the-Solent, England, United Kingdom
Great live music

Went to Bimhuis last night for a free improvised music and dance show. Wow! What an amazing... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Laurel F
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Leichhardt, Australia
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“concert venue” (3 reviews)
“jazz lover” (2 reviews)
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Piet Heinkade 3 | 1019 Br, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Some evenings the show is free but nonetheless the views over the river and towards the city are great. The acoustics leave many other venues in the shade - apparently designed around jazz music 'noises'. Easy to get to from Centraal Station.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Bimhuis last night for a free improvised music and dance show. Wow! What an amazing evening. A lovely venue in a part of the city that we may not have made it to otherwise. Looking forward to seeing a few more shows here.

Thank Laurel F
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

It was the fifth time we had a diner and a concert. And I had the same experience as the other four visits. The restaurant needs a chef. A chef that will be coaching this liveless staff. And the cook. There is no soul in...More

Thank Hikdaniel
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We were looking for jazz in Amsterdam and found the Bimhuis. You can buy your tickets online in English or Dutch. It is easy to get to, a quick tram ride from Central Station. We reserved a table for dinner in the Bimhuis restaurant at...More

Thank AntarcticaGirl
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wonderful jazz music by young brilliant jazz musicians at tuesday jam session ! I recommend this place to all jazz fans. Drinks were not expensive and service was very friendly. Enjoy !

Thank RigeM
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We wanted to see some jazz in Amsterdam and took a flier and picked out a show. The venue (upstairs auditorium) was great. Very intimate with a nice view looking back at Amsterdam. Truly no bad seats. The crowd was local the music terrific. There...More

Thank Riveropolis
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop for jazz music lovers. I attended on Tuesday night at 8pm for the improv workshop for musicians and vocalists. At 10pm, a jazz set and open mic pulls in a big crowd. Cafe/bar with drinks and snacks. Right off the...More

Thank MsCouponista
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Bought tickets after listening to the band on-line. What they played was nothing like what they represented they were going to play. One of the worst shows i've ever seen, in fact, the only one i've ever walked out of. Definitely a bait and switch...More

Thank bruce c
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Was here for the Kaja Draksler Octet on the evening of May 20th 2016. Best concert venue I've ever seen. Seating for about 200. All facing west. Around sunset the curtains were pulled apart revealing all-glass wall overlooking railway lines, to central Amsterdam. Magical effect....More

Thank Lokman M
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The views from here are spectacular - the night we went was "museum night" and there were lanterns from helium balloons or kites (we couldn't see what exactly in the dark) floating above the spectacular science museum. The jazz (or "clazz") concert we saw was...More

Thank petermbenglish
Nearby
Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
A visit to Amsterdam’s Eastern Docklands presents the
opportunity to marvel at its many modern architectural
masterpieces like the Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam
and the beguiling Python Bridge while taking in its
scenic waterfront with its trendy assortment of cafés,
restaurants, bars, and clubs. Here in this
post-industrial (though in some parts still very much
presently industrial) neighborhood, you’ll find a
...More
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