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De Vlaminck

Voordam 2, 1811 Alkmaar, The Netherlands
072 5122284
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Ranked #3 of 89 Restaurants in Alkmaar
Cuisines: Dutch
Most recent review
- Aug 15, 2014
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Fresh homemade Belgium fries. Best I ever had and very addictive. I can't visit Alkmaar without passing by. Fries are made by friendly staff.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Very good fries from fresh potato. Try it with the Belgian mayonnaise. Next to it are public benches, if you like to sit down. Only open during day time (11-19).

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Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

For the best Belgian fries you have to go to this place. The staff is very friendly, the food is delicious, you will not regret your visit here.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

It is well known that Dutch and Belgian are good in making fries; however by De Vlaminck I have found the best fries I have ever eaten. When I asked which was their secret, the owner replied "Amore" . It is the passion they poor in what they do. Bravissimi! The place is very small and located in the heart... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This place cuts their own potatoes and uses limited salt for delicious fries done to perfection in takeaway paper cones with your choice of topping(s). Really tasty!

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Zaandam, The Netherlands
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Poor people at the bordes of the Seine dind't have anything toe at. So they dropped chopped potatoes in a bowl of hot oil. And they liked it: French Fries were born! In Belgium they improved the skill of baking Fries. That is what the Vlaminck ( Dutch for Flanders) does. Hè cuts huis own patatoes. Twice deep fried. You... More

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Beacon, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Located around the corner from the waag, this little gem is a good place to get a bag of excellent fries with mayonnaise, for the record, the Dutch mayonnaise isn't like Hellmanns, it's softer and creamier. Much like Americans cringe when they see mayo on fries, a Dutch person cringes when he sees an American putting mayo on a sandwich,... More

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Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Better than french, better than beligian, better than anywhere in the world! Long queue before this small shop proves the statement! Even the smallest portion is enough as a good snack

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