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Cuisine of Alkmaar for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Alkmaar National cuisine is characterized by its simplicity, which does not make it less attractive. Marinated herring, potato salads, delicious cheese and beer, an abundance of meat dishes and desserts - in Alkmaar restaurants, everyone can choose a dish to his/her liking. Cheese lovers flock to the annual fair where they can try the best varieties of the traditional product. The city has an old brewery, next to which there is a bar. Here, beer fans can sample more than 80 varieties of the drink, as well as taste some original snacks.
1. The historic city center is easily accessible by public transport. Those who're planning to visit the suburban areas of Alkmaar and travel by train are advised to buy tickets in special … Open
You can also find a lot of fast food restaurants: Burger King, Subway and McDonald's. Near Waagplein Square there are numerous cafes offering their guests attractive menus. Visitors to these establishments are mostly tourists. Such cafes as De Lindeboom, Joey's and De Koperen offer a large selection of salads, hot and cold sandwiches, as well as desserts and soft drinks. Those having a sweet tooth would probably prefer Multi-Vlaai and De Boer with its special menu mainly based on sweet dishes.
The city can boast of restaurants specializing in a variety of culinary directions. For example, Rose's Cantina restaurant serves the best of Mexican cuisine, and Australian Dining & Wining specializes in Australian cuisine. Abby's, whose menu is updated every season, stands out among traditional European restaurants. At the top of the list of national restaurants are such establishments as Grand Café 't Gulden Vlies and Schots Hielander. They will pleasantly surprise guests with a variety of culinary masterpieces and a pleasant home atmosphere, as well as affordable prices. One of the historic buildings houses Hof Van Sonoy national restaurant, which is considered to be the most prestigious in the city. Copyright
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Alkmaar
♥   Restaurant 'Fabers' Alkmaar. Type - Modern French. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant '’t Stokpaardje' Alkmaar. Type - Modern French. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'De Loocatie' Heiloo. Type - Modern cuisine. 4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'De Ware Jacob' Bergen. Type - Modern cuisine. 5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'DjaDjan' Bergen. Type - Indonesian. 5.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Onder de Linde' Bergen. Type - Modern cuisine. 5.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Merlet' Schoorl. Type - Modern cuisine. 8.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Huize Koningsbosch' Castricum. Type - French|Traditional cuisine. 9.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Apicius' Castricum. Type - Modern cuisine. 10.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Moulin' Castricum. Type - Modern cuisine. 10.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Unique sights around Alkmaar

Electric Ladyland Fluorescent Museum

From the series “15 unofficial man-made wonders of the world”
In recent years, the museum's collection replenished with a variety of unusual sculptures. The layout of the Earth and a huge statue of Shiva are among the most impressive ones. Visit to the amazing museum in Amsterdam promises to be not only memorable, but also very informative event. Guests will learn about using fluorescence in contemporary art, industry and even marketing. They will understand how the thinnest ray of light is able to turn even an ordinary gray stone into a priceless piece of art. … Read further

Sauna Deco

From the series “Most extraordinary thermaes, baths and saunas in the world”
In the 1970s, the department store, which was known for its exquisite interior design, was renovated. After the renovation, most decor elements were abolished. These magnificent decor elements of the historical department store were brought into the sauna of Amsterdam. Today its visitors can go to the pool on a unique wooden staircase, over which several decades ago Parisians went shopping. Tourists who decide to visit the most famous and popular sauna in the Netherlands, should observe an important rule - wearing a bathing suit in sauna is strictly prohibited … Read further
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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Alkmaar

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