Amarone (restaurant)

Amarone is a restaurant in Rotterdam, Netherlands. It is a fine dining restaurant that is awarded one Michelin star in the period 2008–present.[1]

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Amarone Restaurant (Rotterdam)
Restaurant information
EstablishedSeptember 2006
Head chefJan van Dobben
Food typeFrench with a touch of Japanese
Rating1 Michelin star Michelin Guide
Street addressMeent 72a
Postal/ZIP Code3011 JN
Seating capacity50
WebsiteOfficial website

The owner and Head chef of Amarone is Jan van Dobben. Chef van Dobben worked together with Gert Blom for 6 years. Mr. van Dobben became the co-owner of the restaurant in 2017.[2] 1 year later, in July 2018, he completely took over the restaurant from Mr Blom. [3] Chef van Dobben remained, together with his wife, Yoshiko Takayama-van Dobben, Restaurant-manager Jasper Verhagen and Sous-chef Yuri Wattimena, his Michelin-star in December 2018.

GaultMillau awarded the restaurant in 2019 with 15 out of 20 points.[4]

In 2019, Restaurant Amarone situated on the 60th place in the "Lekker 500" [5]

On August 22, 2019, Amarone had to close its doors after a major fire. There was a short circuit in a wall socket in the basement. After a renovation, the restaurant reopened on February 21, 2020.[6]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Brandligt, Vivie (14 December 2018). "Historisch overzicht Michelinsterren 2016 t/m 2018" [Historical overview Dutch Michelin stars 2016-2018]. Misset Horeca (in Dutch). Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  2. ^ Posthumus, Wieteke (4 July 2017). "Jan van Dobben wordt mede-eigenaar". Misset Horeca (in Dutch). Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  3. ^ Bluiminck, Nathalie (19 June 2018). "Amarone, Jan van Dobben volledig eigenaar". Misset Horeca (in Dutch). Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  4. ^ Millau, Gault (16 October 2006). "GaultMillau Netherlands". GaultMillau (in Dutch). Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Lekker 500 2019". Lekker500 (in Dutch). 31 October 2018. Retrieved 18 June 2019.
  6. ^ "DPG Media Privacy Gate". Retrieved 2022-06-06.

Coordinates: 51°55′21.24″N 4°29′1.34″E / 51.9225667°N 4.4837056°E / 51.9225667; 4.4837056