Amsterdam Roest is a café / bar located in a former industrial building on the embankment of the Jacob Bontiusplaats industrial estate in Amsterdam-Centrum. Roest features a large terrace next to a canal, and an indoor restaurant / bar area.
Roest frequently hosts various cultural and entertainment events such as concerts, dance nights with DJ's, theatrical performances, cinema and art exhibitions and even sport classes.
The Roest premises also features a large industrial hall (van Gendthallen) built in the 19th century. Originally built and used for constructing trains and ship engines, the large hall is suitable for events with up to 1000 visitors and is now utilised for a variety of events such as day markets or club nights.