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'I’m a mentor, taxi driver and a sailing chef. That's not work, it's a lifestyle' Martin Kruithof
Patron Cuisinier since 1994

Martin Kruithof DE LINDENHOF

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After completing his national service as a military cook, Martin Kruithof (1960) travelled abroad to gain experience in various three-star establishments. He received his first Michelin star as patron cuisinier of De Lindenhof in Giethoorn in 1996, three years after returning to his home province of Overijssel. In 2005, this “sailing Master Chef” was awarded a second Michelin star.

General Information DE LINDENHOF

Michelin 2 stars
Gault&Millau 18 points
Lekker 500 Number 12
Title SVH Master Chef
Overnight accommodation 4 lodges, 8 suites, 1 Chefs Cottage, 1 Lemsteraak
Menu prices starting at € 75,-

Beulakerweg 77
8355 AC Giethoorn
+31 (0)521 361444

Opening hours
Lunch: Wednesday to Sunday 12.00-14.00
Dinner: Wednesday to Sunday 18.00-21.00