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De Vijfde Smaak

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French, Organic, Dutch, Mediterranean
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Hoogstraat 4, 1541 Koog aan de Zaan, The Netherlands
+31 75 628 5588
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10:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: DeVijfdeSmaak Restaurant is the restaurant of chef cook and hostess...
DeVijfdeSmaak Restaurant is the restaurant of chef cook and hostess Marieke Pjotr Rentinck Verbree. Since September 1, 2012 the restaurant is located in "de Waakzaamheid" in Koog aan de Zaan. De Waakzaamheid is the oldest wooden building hospitality of the Netherlands and by construction Somass completely restored. Restaurant DeVijfdeSmaak ensures the excellent cuisine and friendly hospitality that the ancient and glorious history of the hospitality industry Vigilance revives a more contemporary feel. Watch our film Created by Wendy Wilgenburg
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Old wooden house with modern restaurant

Our large group was nicely placed upstairs in two adjacent and connected rooms, which worked perfectly. The menu was pre-arranged with nice seasonal meats and vegetables. Our international guest liked this very much. The service was attentive but holding back as should be with a group. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 9, 2014
Janboers
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56 reviews 56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Our large group was nicely placed upstairs in two adjacent and connected rooms, which worked perfectly. The menu was pre-arranged with nice seasonal meats and vegetables. Our international guest liked this very much. The service was attentive but holding back as should be with a group. The restaurant downstairs is traditionally decorated which is also appreciated by international visitors but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had diner here in this lovely historic building witch looks like a museum! The food was something special because natural ingredients and the people who owned the restaurant are so friendly and passionate

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hoogstraat 4, 1541 Koog aan de Zaan, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Koog aan de Zaan
  • Phone Number: +31 75 628 5588

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
  • Cuisine: French, Organic, Dutch, Mediterranean

Description

DeVijfdeSmaak Restaurant is the restaurant of chef cook and hostess Marieke Pjotr Rentinck Verbree. Since September 1, 2012 the restaurant is located in "de Waakzaamheid" in Koog aan de Zaan. De Waakzaamheid is the oldest wooden building hospitality of the Netherlands and by construction Somass completely restored. Restaurant DeVijfdeSmaak ensures the excellent cuisine and friendly hospitality that the ancient and glorious history of the hospitality industry Vigilance revives a more contemporary feel. Watch our film Created by Wendy Wilgenburg
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?