Wonderful Restaurants in Alkmaar

Restaurant Abby's

Under the ‘wings’ of the famous Molen van Piet (windmill) you will find Restaurant Abby's à la carte. Enjoy amazing dishes and carefully selected wines here. The interior of Abby's is stylish. Surrounded by stacked wood and contemporary art, you can enjoy the gastronomic specialties they serve here.

Restaurant Abby's | Ritsevoort 60

Foodbar 1480

The Foodbar 1480 menu features surprisingly fresh dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a contemporary 1480-twist. The chefs are inspired by seasonal specialties and products from the region, but also by international influences and trends.

Foodbar 1480 | Mient 16


At Hofman you can have breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks. You can let yourself be pleasantly surprised with a tasting-surprise menu, but you can also simply order delicious dishes together and then share them. Hofman is not only a restaurant, you can also stay there. Hotel Hofman only has one room, but what a room! The beautifully decorated floor above the restaurant offers an unparalleled view of Alkmaar’s famous Grote Kerk (cathedral). A nice way to wake up!

Hofman | Kerkplein 7

Rotisserie IJkgebouw

At the edge of the city centre of Alkmaar you will find 't IJkgebouw: a historic building dated back to 1887, which now houses a restaurant with traditional, distinctive cuisine. In a contemporary setting with vintage and industrial details as well as botanical and homely atmospheres. On the waterfront terrace you can really enjoy the summer, but also inside the greenhouse, the living room or the restaurant the slogan “eat, drink, relax” definitely applies!

IJkgebouw | Alckmariapad 2

Grand Café Klunder

In the middle of the cultural centre of Alkmaar, on one of our most beautiful squares, you will find Grand Café Klunder. Anything is possible there. A delicious menu at a beautifully set table, a cup of Alkmaar cheese soup on the lounge sofas or coffee with apple pie on the sun-drenched terrace.

Grand Café Klunder | Canadaplein 2

Restaurant Lindentuin

This restaurant is a unique place to eat, located in one of Alkmaar's most beautiful buildings: the Schuttersgilde. For a fixed amount, you can choose from a wide range of tasty dishes from European cuisine. The Lindentuin offers an unlimited dining experience in an attractive ambiance.

Restaurant Lindetuin | Doelenveld 3

Bistro de 13 Balcken

This French restaurant is located in a beautiful monumental building dated from the 17th century. The menu is full of tasty dishes and there is a typical Alkmaar atmosphere. Don't forget to pay attention to the age-old green and orange tile floor.

De 13 Balcken | Zevenhuizen 11

Spotlight Alkmaar

A hip and trendy bar located between the station and the city centre where you can have a nice breakfast, lunch and evening drinks in the weekend! And on Friday, Spotlight changes to The Cheese Club, when it becomes the place for real cheese fans and when everything revolves around cheese. Taste and experience cheese as you would never expect.

Spotlight Alkmaar | Scharlo 1

De Heeren van Sonoy

De Heeren van Sonoy is located in a former monastery in the city centre of Alkmaar, at the Hof van Sonoy. The Hof van Sonoy is one of the famous so-called "Alkmaar courtyards". You will undoubtedly quickly feel at home in the old-brown, stylish interior. Before dinner, you can also order an aperitif in the café, located next to the striking tower.

De Heeren van Sonoy | Hof van Sonoy 1

Turfmarkt Alkmaar

A cup of coffee with a newspaper, a nice lunch with friends or a bite to eat before you go into town? With a terrace on the water within walking distance of the city centre, Turfmarkt is a wonderful place to start or end the day!

Turfmarkt Alkmaar | Turfmarkt 11 - 23

Wolf Hotel Kitchen & Bar

Enjoy delicious food downstairs in the cosy, modern-furnished restaurant. The terrace gives you a view of the beautiful Waagplein. The dishes are a feast for the eyes, and the palate and, together with the beautifully composed wine assortment, makes WOLF a wonderful restaurant. Above the restaurant is a small-scale hotel with 8 comfortable and unique rooms.

Wolf Alkmaar | Mient 3

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