Restaurants

Top Choice European in Hoorn

De Hoofdtoren

A spiralling red-brick staircase leads up to this exquisite restaurant inside Hoorn's historic Hoofdtoren. In a candlelit bare-boards space, it serves high-end fare – truffle risotto; beef steak with polenta, ruccol…
Top Choice Bistro in Hoorn

Lucas Rive

Chef Lucas Rive took just five months to achieve a Michelin star at this chic, contemporary space on Hoorn's lively harbour front. Book ahead for daily changing menus incorporating dishes such as poached duck liver …
Bistro in Hoorn

Marque

Marque's kitchen is at the cutting edge: foie gras, beetroot, apple and hibiscus terrine; Gillardeau oysters poached in grapefruit juice; coffee and mint risotto, raspberry-marinated lamb with chocolate dust and dor…
Mediterranean in Hoorn

Oude Waegh

On the main square in the splendid Waag building, this local gathering place has a heated terrace strung with fairy lights and a bustling dining room where you can dine on lunchtime dishes like steak sandwiches, fis…
Seafood in Hoorn

Wormsbecher

Turquoise tiles front this classic fresh-fish takeaway outlet on the harbour, selling locally loved smoked eel, raw herring, Zuiderzee cockles and bargain-priced seafood salads. There are plenty of picnic spots alon…