Van der Valk Hotel Sassenheim-Leiden

About Restaurant Nest

A la carte Restaurant

We are pleased to introduce our á la carte Restaurant Nest to you. Here you will discover delicious organic dishes, expertly prepared by our experienced chefs. A festive family evening, a romantic dinner or a cozy brunch; at Restaurant Nest you are welcome for every occasion. To avoid disappointment we advise you to book a table.

Check out our new menu:

Starters

‘Chef’s favorite’
3 preparations of tuna | 17.00
Tuna cream | Tuna tartare | Fried tuna | Wasabi cream | Garnité of Bergamot

Bread 6.95
Tomato tapenade | Butter | Olive tapenade

Pea soup 7.50
Smoked sausage | Bacon | Crispy bread

Parisian onion soup 7.50
Sweet onion | Gratin toast | French cheese

Carpaccio classic 12.75
Carpaccio | Basil mayonnaise | Arugula | Pine nuts | Grana Padano | Crostini 

Fillet of deer 16.50
Filet of deer | Nuts mayonnaise | Herbal salad Red beet vinaigrette 

Smoked Eel 18.50
Dutch ‘Oosterschelde’ Eel | Brioche bread | Seasoning mayonnaise | Lemon gel 

Gambas to share (2 per person) p.p. 6.50
Gambas | Patatas bravas | Crumble of olives | Aioli

Mackerel Salad 13.50
Smoked Mackerel | Goat cheese | Anchovy | Lemon

Chicken drumsticks 12.75
BBQ chicken | Spring onion | Onion crunch

Dinner | Fish dishes

‘Chef’s favorite’
Seabass with salty crust | 28.50 p.p.
Seabass in classic salty crust met green asparagus

Cod 24.50
Ricotta and spinach cannelloni | Salsa | Sherry mousseline 

Salmon fillet 24.50
Buckwheat noodles | Rettich | Lime | Soya vinaigrette 

Fillet of sole 39.50
Roseval potato | Dragon | Shellfish gravy

Lobster “Singapore style” 31.50
½ lobster | Madame Jeanette | Lime | Ginger | Colored tomato 

Calamaris “Nest Style” 20.50
Tapenade of Sourdough Bread | Fregola | Soft garlic gravy

Pasta with “Zeeuwse” mussels 22.50
Whole grain pasta | “Zeeuwse” mussels | Parsley oil | Fennel

King crab 29.50
King crab with scallops | Beurre blanc | White rice | Purslane

Dinner | Meat dishes

‘Chef’s favorite’
Fillet venison | 35.00
Dry marinated in pine needles and fir-tree branches | Structures of sun root | Polenta | Gravy of shiitake | Croquettes of red berry

Schnitzel classic 17.25
Tartar sauce | Fresh salad | Lemon | Fries

Tournedos (225 gr) 29.50
Fillet of beef | Carré potato | Vegetables | Onion cream | Coffee gravy

Corn fed chicken 19.50
Corn fed chicken | Mushroom | Tapenade of mushrooms | Peas | Chili oil

Spare ribs 21.00
Pork rib | BBQ lacquer | Fresh salad

Steak tartar 21.50
For the lovers: steak tartare prepared at your table

Fillet of beef 21.50
Baked in the pan | Navarin of vegetables | Truffle gravy 

Pheasant fillet 26.00
Pheasant fillet | Fried duck liver | Truffle | Cream Pata Negra | Structures of pumpkin

Dinner | Vegetarian dishes

Quinoa and avocado 19.25
Cold preparing of quinoa | Avocado | Greek Yoghurt | Pickled vegetables

Lasagne 19.25
Fill of spinach | Ricotta | Tomato | Gravy of shiitake | Chervil

Dinner | Dry aged dishes

Striploin - MRIJ beef sirloin steak
250 grams | €27.50

Ribeye roll - MRIJ beef ribeye
250 grams | €27.50

T-bone - Simmentaler beef T-bone
450 grams | €32.50

Beefburger - Simmental beef burger
per piece of 200 grams | €18.50

'Chef's favorite': Tomahawk - MRIJ beef rib steak
per piece of approx. 1200 grams (to share or not to share :-)) | €70.00

Our dishes will be served with: green asparagus, fries and béarnaise sauce.

Dessert

‘Chef’s favorite’
Dessert parade | from 2 persons 9.75 p.p.
Parade of the nicest mini desserts from the pastry chef

Crème brûlée new style 8.75
Salted chocolate |  Syrup waffle ice cream | Caramel chocolate peanuts | Toffee

Crêpes 7.75
Oriental touch | Sugar melange | Vanilla

Fruit pastry 8.50
Fresh fruit | Sand dough | Creamy pudding

Tarte tatin 7.75
Apple compote of French Golden apples | Puff pastry | Cream d'Anglaise 

Cheese 3 pieces 10.75 | 4 pieces 13.25 | 5 pieces 15.75
Selection of several cheeses | Nut bread | Marmalades 

Table reservations at Restaurant Nest 

To avoid disappointments we advise you to book a table.

Unfortunately, we cannot honour any requests regarding a specific table or corner in our restaurant, but we will always take the size of your party into consideration. We kindly thank you for understanding.

***Above 10 persons, we offer a special menu to limit the waiting period at the restaurant. Please ask our reception for more information.