VOC Dinner

Merchant's wifeDuring this private dinner in VOC atmosphere, five different women from the 17th Century will tell their story about living as a woman in this time. You thought that the VOC period was a real men history? Think again...
"Hoist the sails, the adventure begins!"

3 hour dinner
Price: € 85,00 p.p., incl. entertainment, VOC meal, tastings and drinks, excl. VAT
Private groups from 16 persons to max. 35 persons

The evening starts with a beer poured by Greet in De Groote Swaen. Then the group departs as sailors of the Dutch East India Company to the East, to the VOC room of Restaurant De Kroonprins. The ship's meal is interspersed with stories of a poor seaman's wife, a rich merchant's wife and a 17th Century prostitute. These ladies serve Dutch genevers and liqueurs as a reward for the crew.

Program and menu

17th century prostituteThe price mentioned above is including the following program and viands:

  • Drinks at the bar with cheese and sausage
  • Rough Sailor's soup
  • Dutch genever tasting
  • Beef/chicken or fried fish
  • Love liqueurs tasting
  • Cinnamon ice cream with fruit
  • VOC coffee


The VOC Dinner could be performed in Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish and Italian.

Book the VOC Dinner

For more information or to make a reservation for this unique private dinner, you could contact the team of Amsterdam Old Town.

Amsterdam Oude Stad logo

Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 264
1012 RS Amsterdam
T +31(0)20 - 62 38 622
info@amsterdamoldtown.com

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