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Restaurant De Vrienden van Jacob

Duin- en Kruidbergerweg 60, 2071 LE Santpoort-Noord, Velsen, The Netherlands
+31 23 512 1800
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Duin- en Kruidbergerweg 60, 2071 LE Santpoort-Noord, Velsen, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated on the Duin- en Kruidberg estate close to Amsterdam and Haarlem. There is a lot of history in this building which in the past, belonged to an English king. The staff is helpful and friendly, more so than you would you...More

Thank TravelR779
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Considering the venue and other reviews we came with high expectations. Unfortunately we had to leave early and disappointed. From plain unacceptable to just bad herewith the low points of experience. Unacceptable: main dish contained raw or barely cooked eggs even though we specifically stressed...More

Thank JVDK
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Marvelous dinner ,could be a 2 Michelin stars cause good food quality, great wines and nice service: congratulations !

Thank ANGELA G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The ambience is historical and confortable. All the objects have a story to it, all is connected. The food is simply delicious and the vegetarian meal is also quite good and tasty. The service is impecable and you just cant fault it. The quality and...More

Thank PatriciaRCorreia
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We had a dinner in this restaurant during our stay at the hotel. Not our first time that we came to this restaurant and again a great experience. The food is very good and the wines they serve are very good. The service is friendly...More

Thank Christel8
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Again we had an excellent dinner at de Vrienden van Jacob, what is noticeable is the consistently very high quality. It is one of the best restaurants in the neighbourhood van Amsterdam and maybe in the Netherlands. It surprised me that in a local food...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We have all heard common complaints about highly recognized restaurants- recipients of Michelin stars or other similarly prestigious recognition- that focus on portion size, bill vs. actual cost of the ingredients, etc. I think these objections badly miss the mark, and, at least in Amsterdam...More

1  Thank Eduardo P
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Generally tasty food, looked good. They said I could eat the shellfish safely, but a few hours later I was vomiting all night (got food poisoning). Treated me very badly And asked questions such as: 'did you eat something wrong in the afternoon before?' Hmmmm...More

2  Thank brenda394
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Delicious, five-start dinner in a classy, refined, beautiful dining room. Everything about it was quite memorable.

Thank LynetteCz
Reviewed 1 June 2017

It's not my first time at De Vrienden Van Jacob and I'm totally satisfied with the dinner we had. This time we had new menu, vines, even the selection of bread, so totally new experience. I must say some changes are good, some not. This...More

Thank TheBitterEnd
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duin- en Kruidbergerweg 60, 2071 LE Santpoort-Noord, Velsen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Velsen  >  Santpoort-Noord
  • Phone Number: +31 23 512 1800
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