De BLEND (former headquarters of the Douwe Egberts coffee factory) is the place to EAT-SLEEP-WORK-REPEAT.
You can SLEEP in the comfortable rooms at 2L, which are furnished with all the latest amenities: luxurious beds, smart TV, a modern bathroom and even a kitchenette with fridge, hot plates and oven.
Don’t feel like cooking yourself? No problem! EAT (& drink) a delightful meal at Mr. Black & the White Ox, on the ground floor of De Blend. The warm, whimsical interior and friendly service ensure that you instantly feel at home. The bar, in the middle of the restaurant, is the beating heart of De Blend.
At Mr. Black & the White Ox, you can enjoy an extensive breakfast buffet (continental breakfast), including fresh bread, croissants, freshly squeezed orange juice, lovely farmhouse cheeses and traditional meats from the renowned Linschoten-based sausage factory Ferry Lempers. Of course, you can also enjoy a proper espresso or cappuccino from our barista, along with delicious egg dishes prepared by our chef.
Book your breakfast buffet here
Forgot to reserve your breakfast? No worries! At Mr. Black & the White Ox, you can always enjoy a continental breakfast, petit dejeuner or healthy breakfast bowl without a reservation.
BRUNCH / LUNCH
Too late for breakfast? Don’t worry! The restaurant serves Dutch lunch classics with a cosmopolitan twist.
From a casual shared meal to an elaborate 5-course dinner – anything is possible. Indulge in our urban bistro or lounge in one of the sofas with some delicious snacks, comfort food and a great cocktail.
BOOK A SPOT
To make sure there’s a spot on the couch for you, let us know in advance when you are coming. Reserve online or call us from 10:00 a.m. till 10:00 p.m. on +31 (0)30 30 79 220. Or simply head to the bar to reserve your spot.
Reserve for dinner here
Looking for a special setting for your next business meeting? An inspiring location to brainstorm? Relax among a collection of over 2,000 bottles of wine and take a seat at the oval table.
How about an intimate location for a wine tasting or private dining? Treat your guests to a special dinner and an extra special wine package from Mr. Black & the White Ox.
The Skybox is the perfect place for a meeting with an unbeatable view or a top-floor cocktail party! It is also a wonderful spot for a graduation drink or a group dinner.
It is located on the 5th floor, overlooking Utrecht, the Amsterdam Rhine Canal, the yellow bridge and, of course, the Douwe Egberts factory.