Rum Baba Cafe

Rum Baba Cafe is your happy eclectic home away from home, located in up-and-coming Amsterdam-Oost. Just a few doors over in our Bakery & Roastery, you can watch us roast your coffee to perfection and see our bakers hard at work to bring you delicious American style cakes and bakes.

We are open for breakfast, lunch or just a great cup of coffee with. Choose something from our great selection of pie, cakes & sweets

Cafe Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 08:00-18:00 hrs
Sat-Sun: 09:00-18:00

Pretoriusstraat 33, Amsterdam-Oost.

Rum Baba Roastery & Bakery

We are a micro coffee roastery located in the Transvaal buurt, Amsterdam Oost. We take great care in roasting our coffees for all preferred brewing methods. We focus on their characteristics and origin, while seeking the right flavour balance

We are continuously on the look out for great coffee, in search of special flavour profiles and special origin characteristics. With pride and care we roast the selected green coffee to a perfect bean, ready for brewing.
We select our coffee at farm level, knowing exactly where and how our coffee is processed, and striving for a sustainable production chain with mutual benefit-

Want to know more about coffee? Join one of our weekly workshops or cuppings. let us know!


Roastery & Bakery Opening Hours

Mo-Fri: 8:00-15:00 hrs
Sa-Sun: 9:00-16:00 hrs

Pretoriusstraat 15, Amsterdam-Oost.

Upcoming Events

17 July
Baking with edible flowers workshop by Elin Wanderlust [more info:]
During this workshop you will learn more about edible flowers, what's in season and how do they taste? How can you use flowers not only in a decorative way, but also how they can add an extra dimension to the flavor. While going through two recipes, we will explore fresh and dried flowers and how to combine them with herbs and fruits.


22 August
Espresso workshop // 19:00 till 21:30 // €55,- (incl a free bag of espressobeans)

We'll teach you how to get the best espressoshot from you home-machine. You will learn how to get the right settings on your coffee-grinder, the paramaters of the espressomachine, maintenance and milk-foam basics. At the end of the workshop you'll be able to make your own espresso recipe and to pour a silky milkfoam. Sign up at


12 September
Latte-art workshop // 19:00 till 21:30 // €55,- (incl a free bag of espressobeans)

...As an edition to the 'espresso-workshop or for beginning baristi. Learn how to improve your milkfoam; the right consistency, temperature & volume ...and offcourse to make some stunning shapes to impress everybody!
Alternatives to milk like soy and oatmilk will be treated aswell.
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