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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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  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Duin- en Kruidbergerweg 60, 2071 LE Santpoort-Noord, Velsen, The Netherlands
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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
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of being guests of the great chef Alain Alders and his brigade. It was in one word amazing. Ivo & Meriyem

Thank Harry M
Reviewed 19 December 2016

this is the third we have dined in this establishment, and this was the best. The service is impeccable, the food was delicious, and innovative. The staff is courteous, friendly and conversant in several languages. The chef displays a high degree of creativity in the...More

Thank bgkhan224
Reviewed 26 November 2016

They serve an excellent help-yourself buffet Breakfast. The Lunch was good The set menu Dinner options were excellent, as were the wines. Wines - excellent

Thank 616CharlesH
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Although we were about 20 minutes late for our reservation, we were greeted with a gracious smile and escorted to a table with a gorgeous view of the lake in front of the hotel. The restaurant is charming and the service was very personal. We...More

Thank Ida R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
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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