To get hungry! You can see real craftsmen with love preparing the organic breads, egg cakes and apple pie.
Let yourself be surprised by the unique character of the streets in this district. The old merchant and warehouses now offer space for creative shops.
Samen in de Keuken is Emmy & Wilma, two friends with a passion for cooking, good food, special stuff and pampering.
A cosy eatery with a casual and personal atmosphere. The dishes are fresh and affordable. From the Bigbanger burger to changing dishes.
With so many wonderful cooking items you will not get bored. The wide range and good service make this a paradise for cooking lovers.
This building has had many functions over time. From monastery to restaurant. A place where the rich history can still be felt.
Hidden under large chestnut trees is the Kruithuisje. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea in this small 5-metre gallery.
Taste the famous Lane ice cream. They've been selling one type of ice cream for almost 70 years: vanilla ice cream. Delicious with fruit, nougat or chocolate on top.
Specialist in cheese for over 100 years. Taste the artisanal taste of the cheese ripened on wooden planks. Kaan' s cheese shop goes for taste!
Old Dutch candy shop with the conviviality of the pre-war years. It will be difficult to choose from the many jars full of delicious sweets.
In Alkmaar, beer lovers need nothing, because with over 500 different types of beers there is something for everyone here.
Visit Wijn van Daan for delicious, often organic, quality wines and good advice on the tasty drinks and various wine-food combinations.
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