Celebrate Memorable Moments

Exceptional hospitality meets unforgettable experiences. Whether you’re looking to host an intimate gathering or a lively celebration, our venues offer the perfect setting for every occasion in the heart of Amsterdam. Let Carstens take the reins, allowing you to relax and savour the moment.


Carstens Brasserie

Our Carstens brasserie offers the perfect venue for private hire, from intimate sit-down dinner to a stylish drinks reception with colleagues or loved ones. Experience the elegant ambiance as you enjoy our high-quality, locally sourced Dutch cuisine with a twist. Savoury starters and decadent desserts, every dish is a culinary delight. Elevate your private events with the exceptional flavours and impeccable service of Carstens Brasserie for up to 140 people.


Carstens Café

Celebrate at our Carstens Café, where every gathering is infused with warmth and Dutch hospitality. Our cosy café offers the ideal setting for celebrating life’s milestones, from birthdays to anniversaries, in an atmosphere that feels like home. Plan your next get-together with colleagues or a heartfelt reunion with loved ones in our inviting space providing the perfect backdrop for laughter and conversation. Embrace the cosy Dutch café ambiance and elevate your private events at Carstens Café for up to 60 people.


VICs Bar

Nestled opposite Amsterdam Central Station, we’re your escape from the bustling Damrak. A space worthy of celebrating a special occasion or simply seeking a memorable night out, our VIC’s bar awaits. Renowned as a popular hotspot during city events such as Amsterdam Dance Events and Amsterdam Fashion Week, VIC’s Bar is perfect for private events for larger groups up to 120 people!