Restaurant received Maître-d of The Year accolade and moves up to 18 pointsRestaurant Vinkeles at The Dylan Amsterdam was recognised for its ongoing commitment to culinary excellence at the recent Gault & Millau Awards. The prestigious ceremony celebrating the highly-regarded guide took place in Utrecht and saw Casper Westerveld host of the hotel’s Michelin-starred restaurant Vinkeles, take home the esteemed Maitre-d of The Year Award. Vinkeles has also climbed up the rankings to 18 points and is now one of only eight prestigious restaurants in The Netherlands with such a high score.
René Bornmann, General Manager of The Dylan comments, “I am immensely proud of Casper’s achievement which is testament to his tireless commitment, enthusiasm and passion. Having been a key member of the Vinkeles team over the years, Casper has become one of the city’s most high profile hosts, welcoming back our regular guests night after night.
“We are committed to offering a truly outstanding gourmet experience for our guests and look forward to many more accolades in the future.”
The Dylan’s Michelin-starred restaurant Vinkeles, located on one of Amsterdam’s most iconic canals, is the quintessence of fine dining. Executive Chef Dennis Kuipers creates delicate dishes with the freshest seasonal ingredients seamlessly blending contemporary international cuisine with traditional French gastronomy. The restaurant’s Vinkeles on the Water is an exceptional Michelin dining concept aboard a specially-built canal boat, taking its guests on a gastronomical journey around the city, accompanied by delactable dishes prepared on board.