Restaurant Merkelbach is located in the coach house to the right of Huize Frankendael. The restaurant is named after municipal architect Ben Merkelbach who, until 1961, lived at Huize Frankendael.

The spacious patio is situated in an oasis of green; the formal garden and Park Frankendael. Our chefs Geert Burema and Jos Timmer are closely linked to Slow Food. The ingrediënts for our dishes are produced locally and stainably, are always fresh and of the best quality. For more information about our filosofy, visit our restaurant website

The restaurant is open throughout the year tuesday-saturday between 08:30 and 23:00 hrs and sunday-monday between 08:30 and 18:00 hrs.
With Christmas our restaurant is closed from December 22nd till January 1st.

We would like to welcome you for just a cup of coffee or tea with cake, breakfast, lunch and diner.


Telephone 00 31 (0) 20 665 08 80 or make your reservation online.

Route & Parking

Parking space is available in the VOMAR multi-storey car park, diagonally opposite to us. Once you have parked your car you can collect your exit ticket at our restaurant. Price: Day ticket € 15.00 / Evening ticket € 10.00. Click here for further information on how to find Restaurant Merkelbach and where to park.


We do not accept cash. We only accept pin or credit card payments.