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Restaurant De Fortuna

Spuistraat 3, 1135 AV Edam, The Netherlands
+31 299 371 671
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Dutch, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Spuistraat 3, 1135 AV Edam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch during our visit thru here on a bus tour. The outside is so cute and would have been a wonderful place to enjoy lunch if the weather had been more pleasant. We ate inside instead, which was also adorable. Dutch decorating...More

Thank kimmysue42
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your reaction. We hope to welcome you in future again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You need to discover this! A little restaurant and hotel in Edam. We were here to have dinner with colleagues and the menu was perfect! Choice between fish or meat, huge dessert and very nice wine. They served everybody very friendly and even very fast...More

Thank AnaPoesy
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful response! We hope to meet you in future again!

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

This hotel restaurant’s outdoor patio is in the heart of Edam, a very charming Dutch town. We had an excellent lunch and really loved the setting. Streets with little shops- cheese store, local crafts, gelato!! What’s there not to love?!

Thank BathMonkey
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Thank you for your beautiful words, we hope to welcome you in future again!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

I had dinner while staying at the hotel. The amuse bouche of butterfish was melt-in-the-mouth and for me was the standout dish!. My starter was a salmon tartare with green apple spaghetti which worked really well. And the soup of courgette and broad beans with...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

...with cosy outdoor seating at the side of a canal bridge. The staff were friendly, there was a good choice of beer and we shared an interesting platter called Hollandse borrelplank which had several tasty bits n bobs including (what appeared to be) a raw...More

Thank suenbern
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for your kind reaction. It is really an encouragement for us! We hope you will visit us again!

Reviewed July 30, 2018

Had drinks and a nice light lunch. Friends have eaten here and enjoyed it both lunch & dinner. The hotel has a lovely outside area for lunch or dinner.

Thank robert v
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thank you kindly for your friendly remarks. Hope to welcome you again!

Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a very old hotel/restaurant. Inside shows this and is vey interesting - but I was very pleased that all the nick knacks were all very clean. We went on a very hot day so chose to eat inside but you could eat outside...More

Thank CandCEdinburgh
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thank you for your awesome reaction. We hope to welcome you again!

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place. We had a sandwich and a local platter and it was all delicious! Good local beers too. Next time we will book in the hotel too!

Thank LarsogLiv
Klaas-Dekker, Eigenaar at Restaurant De Fortuna, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you veru much for your friendly words. You are very welcome to visit our hotel next time!

Reviewed July 11, 2018

Very good food, excellent service, moderate prices and a very beautiful place to dine outside. Who could ask for anything more?

Thank mark60640
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Very Nice meal. Very warm , attractive ambiance. Good Chefs. Food prep very good. Ordered 3. Course meal with wines. Weekly special. Had roasted plaice , and grilled mackerel. Properly cooked. Fish Very fresh and well prepared. Even the gratis chips/ fries were nicely fried,...More

Thank gourmandCT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spuistraat 3, 1135 AV Edam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Edam
  • Phone Number: +31 299 371 671
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Restaurant "De Fortuna" has a varied selection of surprising and always appealing meat, fish, poultry and game specialities. All the dishes are cooked in the traditional way with the finest ingredients which the various seasons have to offer.A skilled and extremely talented kitchen team, led by head chef Michel Boon, presents an entirely new menu every 6 to 8 weeks. In addition, they create an extra three-course menu which is not on the menu every week. You can take a look at the menu and the current week's three-course menu on this site. Friendly, well-trained, young hosts and hostesses will do everything to make sure you enjoy your visit to restaurant "De Fortuna". For the vegetarians amongst you, our chef prepares a new three-course menu every day. Naturally, special wishes with regard to your diet can also be taken into account. And if you come with children they are also very welcome. Ask for our special possibilities. The dining room has a cosy, domestic and Old Dutch ambience. With old beams overhead and dominated by marvellous stairs, you can gaze at the paintings, etchings, drawings, etc. while you eat of artists who were meant a lot to the region such as Hering, Van Nieuwenhoven, Bleys, Sluyters, Cassiers and Nieuwenkamp. And if you have to wait for your table or if you want to enjoy one for the road after your dinner, you can always go to our intimate bar. As soon as the weather permit, you can also dine in our beautiful terrace garden. In addition to our extensive wine menu, we also regularly offer interesting and fine wines. Click on to our page with wines to have a look. We would like you to reserve and on Friday, Saturday and Sunday you will even need to !!!
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