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De Vlaminck

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Voordam 2, 1811 Alkmaar, The Netherlands
072 5122284
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Wed 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great snack or side-dish

The fries at De Vlaminck are in my opinion one of the best in The Netherlands. Be aware though this is not a restaurant. This is a take-away that serves Flemish fries, "stoofvlees" and meatballs and has a great selection of sauces to go with it. On buisy days you'll find quite a lineup waiting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonas K
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Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fries at De Vlaminck are in my opinion one of the best in The Netherlands. Be aware though this is not a restaurant. This is a take-away that serves Flemish fries, "stoofvlees" and meatballs and has a great selection of sauces to go with it. On buisy days you'll find quite a lineup waiting for these great deep-fried potatoes,... More 

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Thank Jonas K
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Delicious homemade Dutch fries. One of the few who dont use ️ ️frozen fries. Quick and friendly service

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Thank Tiennetje
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

This is the best place in Alkmaar to get 'patat' (fries). I live in Alkmaar, so believe me "I know" :-). You can often see the Fresh potatoes in the hallway, and see it being cut into nice fries. Friendly people, and it is always crowded (for a reason obviously!)

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Thank Ernst T
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

After renting a small motorboat at "De Kraak" and driving around the many waterways of the city, we got hungry and decided to stop by at De Vlaminck. They offer 3 normal sizes from small to large and two extraordinary sizes, half kilo and kilo! Of these really excellent fries! A must have! The young lady at the counter is... More 

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Thank Gunnar P
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Wonderful Wonderful Wonderful! I love the staff just as much as there fantastic food. The sauces are great, hard to pick one. Tip: combine them with a grilled chicken from Ackermann just across the street and have a feast in the park or on a boat.

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1 Thank Inge_de_Groot
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116 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Definitely my favorite fries in all the Netherlands. There are crispy and perfectly delicious potatoes in here even if you don't add any sauces. I love it.

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1 Thank Francesca F
Edmonton, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Tried many fries place in different cities this is definitely the place with nice and CRISPY fries! Different than others

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Thank Kay S
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I don't eat 'patat' often but when I do, I want the best. And the best you can find in Alkmaar at de Voordam called De Vlaminck!

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Thank Loïs P
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Every thursday, after work, I go to the Voordam to treat myself with a portion frieten, because they are the best in town. No other snackbar or restaurant can compare on their taste, crispynes and sauces.

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Thank andredenooijer
Germany
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Considering that we are not from this area, we don't visit Alkmaar that often, maybe 1-2 a year. But if we do visit Alkmaar we make it a point to visit de Vlaminck. Even though there are no seating possibilities within the "frituur" one can sit opposite de Vlaminck and have a nice look at the Grachten of Alkmaar. Our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Voordam 2, 1811 Alkmaar, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Alkmaar
  • Phone Number: 072 5122284

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dutch, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?