The Icebreaker has existed for centuries, since the time that the Weesperzijde was really the way to Weesp, and this is the first tavern outside the city. The name is due to the ijsploeg who (still) is outside the door. The current building is from 1885, large and high. Main asset of the Icebreaker is the large terrace on the Amstel. Office Men, nursing staff and boys OLVG creative writing desks away happy, bubbling here while local residents and passers full satisfaction simple dishes such as pumpkin and lamb shank from the scratching eat less.