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De Vlaminck

Voordam 2, 1811 Alkmaar, The Netherlands
072 5122284
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Ranked #6 of 87 restaurants in Alkmaar
Cuisines: Dutch
Most recent review
- Jun 9, 2014
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19 reviews from our community

94% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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