Peter-Paul SwijnenburgPeter-Paul Swijnenburg
In 2006, Peter started event venue Buitenplaats Amerongen together with his wife Erika. Then in 2016, the couple opened the event location Buitenplaats Sparrendaal in Driebergen. Restaurant Bentinck was added to their portfolio in 2017, following a successful expansion. As the owner of restaurant Bentinck, Peter's goal is to make all his visitors feel like royalty.
Creative Dutch cuisine
13,5 Gault Millau points
In the kitchen, the chefs create contemporary Dutch cuisine. A traditional castle vegetable garden, Eastern spices, and regional foods from the Utrechtse Heuvelrug inspire the dishes. Restaurant Bentinck is the perfect place for lunch, dinner, a cup of coffee, or any other memorable moment at a unique location.
In the kitchen of Bentinck restaurant, the vegetables and herbs harvested from the castle's historic vegetable garden play a key role. The restaurant offers various possibilities for extraordinary private dining, such as the spectacular chef’s table overlooking the open kitchen. The gardens still contain historic elements, like the conservatory dating from the 1890s. Various events take place on the estate throughout the year, as well as tours of the historic castle itself. Nature lovers have plenty to discover in the Amerongen area. Nature reserve the Lone Oak and the forest of the Amerongse Bos are great for hiking and cycling.
Restaurant Bentinck is part of the historic Castle Amerongen estate. The castle was built between 1674 and 1680, on the site of a medieval castle that was burned down in 1673 by the French. The gardens still contain historic elements, like the conservatory dating from the 1890s. Various events take place on the estate throughout the year, as well as tours of the historic castle itself. Nature lovers have plenty to discover in the Amerongen area. Nature reserve the Lone Oak and the forest of the Amerongse Bos are great for hiking and cycling.
|Wednesday||12:00 - 15:00||17:00 - 22:00|
|Thursday||12:00 - 15:00||17:00 - 22:00|
|Friday||12:00 - 15:00||17:00 - 22:00|
|Saturday||12:00 - 15:00||17:00 - 22:00|
|Sunday||12:00 - 15:00||17:00 - 22:00|
Special offers by Bentinck
Mastercard Priceless Experience
A visit to the garden with the chef, harvesting ingredients, a 5-course ALL-IN dinner. Available from May to September and a minimum of 4 people (only on reservation via secretariat)
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