The Forelderij

Brasserie de Forelderij is situated in the beautiful countryside of Twente, near Enschede. You can have a delicious lunch at our restaurant, go fishing at our splendid trout ponds or pick your own vegetables, fruit or flowers in our picking garden.


At our restaurant we make use of our own produce as much as possible. You can have a drink on our terrace or enjoy a delicious lunch. It’s also possible to throw our own party at the Forelderij, wether it’s a family celebration or a business meeting. You can even get married here!

Of course we will try to accommodate any allergies. If you have any special dietary needs, please let us know ahead of arrival. This way we can make sure to have the ingredients to make a delicious lunch for everyone.

Curious about our menu? Take a look here.

interieur Forelderij

Trout fishing

At the Forelderij there are three big, clear trout ponds. You can come and fish for an hour or for the whole day. If you want to come and fish with a group, it is also possible to rent one of the ponds. Fishing rods can be rented at the Forelderij and we have bait for sale. Of course you can also bring your own fishing gear.

1 hour€ 10,00This includes bate and rent for a fishing rod and cool box.
A whole day€ 20,00A day of fishing starts at 10:00 and ends at 16:00. You have to report to the restaurant at least 15 minutes before the starting time.
Renting a pond€ 225,00There will be about 20 kilograms of fish in a rented pond. On average, this will be 40 fish.
Trout fishing Forelderij

You can come and fish all year round and you may take your catch home.

Picking garden & shop

The Forelderij doesn’t just have clear fishing ponds and a fantastic restaurant. We also have a beautiful picking garden. Here we grow delicious fruits and vegetables. We use these at our restaurant, but you can also pick them yourself to take home. We also grow flowers, with which you can make a gorgeous bouquet. Please tell one of our employees at the restaurant that you are going to pick some fruit, vegetables or flowers, before going into the garden.

Walking & biking

The Forelderij is situated in a beautiful area, which lends itself perfectly for walking or biking. We have charging point for electrical bicycles. This way while you recharge at our restaurant, your bike can recharge as well.