Restaurants

Top Choice International in Nijmegen

Fresca

With a pretty terrace overlooking a tree-shaded square and an all-day menu bursting with fresh homemade salads, super-food bowls and imaginative cakes, Fresca lures a savvy local crowd. Bread is organic with a glute…
Top Choice Seafood in Arnhem

De Zilte Zeemeermin

Hollandse Nieuwe or soused herrings (lightly brined, raw, young herrings), herring sandwiches, gerookte meervalfilet (smoked catfish fillet), oven-baked clams and freshly shucked oysters served with a variety of tan…
Top Choice Dutch in Nijmegen

De Hemel

This youthful bistro, at home in the historic Commanderie van St Jan, cooks up all-day food, including a stylish high tea, shared dinner plates and tempting between-meal snacks to accompany the 12 home-brewed beers …
Top Choice European in Hoge Veluwe National Park

Cèpes

With parasol-shaded terrace overlooking flowery gardens and grassy fields beyond, this on-trend contemporary address is particularly delightful in warm weather. Chef Robert Hartelman sources his fresh, organic produ…
Top Choice European in Arnhem

Caspar

When the name of the craftsman who created the bespoke wooden tables and bar is printed on the window like an art work, you know you’re in a special place. Modern Dutch and European cuisine is served alfresco beneat…
Ice Cream in Hoge Veluwe National Park

Ijs van Co

Discover gourmet artistry at this humble ice-cream parlour in Hoenderloo, a 10-minute stroll from the park entrance. Ijs van Co has been making its smooth, soft and creamy vanilla ice-cream since 1938 and is a local…
Dutch in Hoge Veluwe National Park

Carnegie Cottage

This picture-postcard cottage restaurant is as evocative as its name suggests. Squirrelled away down a narrow lane by a prairie frequented by rutting deer in autumn, chef and owner Dick Schimmel serves tasty lunchti…
Tapas in Nijmegen

De Firma

Given its near-water location on a 16th-century street in the so-called 'lower town', De Firma's appealing beachy vibe is more than appropriate. Vintage, sea-blue floor tiling and all-white tables and chairs create …
Bistro in Nijmegen

Flores

One of several restaurants with terraces across the street from Valkofpark, this sophisticated bistro cooks up fresh, seasonal fare such as candied sea bass with asparagus and wild-rice risotto, bream in crayfish cr…
European in Oosterbeek

Klein Hartenstein

This attractive cream-stone villa (1779) with summer garden offers meal-sized club sandwiches, creative salads and staple bitterballen (€6) that cater to most tastes and there’s a good-value 2-/3-course lunch menu (…