CREA café

Corona measures

From 2 June, the terrace of the CREA café will be open again for coffee, breakfast, lunch and drinks. Reservations for the terrace are not necessary, but for the inside in the cafe (open from June 4).
Due to the coronavirus your visit to CREA will be different from what you are used to, what can you expect? Check the latest information here.

Book a table for inside at the CREA cafe!

Use the window / button on this page to make a reservation for the CREA café (from 4 June). For now we only work with tables for 1 or 2 people. Reservation for more people is not yet possible, but on our large terrace you can sit with several people (at 1.5 meters) and you do not have to make a reservation. Even after visiting our theater or after renting a CREA studio, it is necessary to make a reservation to enter the cafe. Please note: entering the CREA café is only possible through our courtyard. There you will be checked whether you have a reservation and the compulsory health check will take place.

about the café

CREA Café is the place to take a break or get together after class, before your course starts or after a performance in the theatre. The café serves a nice cup of coffee, the best sandwiches and craft beers from the draft. The place looks industrial with furnitures that could have belonged to your granny.The café is also the foyer of the CREA theatre and CREA music halll.

quality food at affordable prices

The CREA café offers an extensive lunch menu of sandwiches, croques monsieurs, homemade soup and several snacks. Feel like something sweet? The brownies are to die for, the carrotcake is very delish and the arretjescake is a must-try!

real nice coffee, biological sodas and tasty beer

If you like coffee than CREA is the place to be. The coffee is from Badeta Koffiebranders and also the range of teas is very wide.On the drinking menu are changing local beers (from the draft), wines from de Gouden Ton and biological sodas (Bionade en Belvoir).

More information

Do you want to organise a party or drink at the CREA Café? Or do you have other questions?Please contact us:

Monday – Friday: 09.00 – 01:00 hr
Saturday: 10.00 – 01.00 hr
Sunday: 10.00 – 19.00 hr

opening hours during summer 2020: 4 July – 30 August 2020
Monday to Friday 09.00 – 01:00 hr
Saturday 10.00 – 18.00 hr
Sunday closed

Monday – Friday: 10.00 – 21.00 hr
Saturday: 10.30 – 21.00 hr
Sunday: 10.30 – 17.30 hr

Nieuwe Achtergracht 170
(Mailing adress: Nieuwe Achtergracht 168)
1018 WV Amsterdam
T: 020 525 1423

The CREA Café has wifi

Smoking is not allowed anywhere inside. There’s no smoker’s area, but we do have a large terrace.