Brouwerij de Molen

Welcome to Brouwerij de Molen or Brewery the Mill in English. A brewery to be proud of with beers that gain more and more admirers and fame worldwide. Our artisanal brewery is actually located in a historic mill named “De Arkduif” after Noah’s dove and was built in 1697. Bodegraven, hometown of De Molen, is in the middle of the Green Heart, a beautiful rural area in the western part of the Netherlands.

Address Overtocht 43
  2411 BT Bodegraven
Phone The restaurant, tours, the shop and so on:

The brewery (sales to importers etcetera):
Twitter @molenbier (brewery)
@molennieuws (restaurant and shop)
Hours Tuesday - Sunday from 12:00 AM
  Mondays only with an appointment
Beer shop Tuesday - Sunday from 12:00 AM - 6:30 PM
  Mondays closed

Brouwerij de Molen is more than just a brewery. Our unique location also hosts a tasting room and Beer Shoprestaurant where we use beer in many of our dishes. And where you can enjoy a good draft Molenbier.

Brouwerij de Molen offers many choices for every occassion like a party, intimate diner or business lunch/diner. On this website you can find all information about guided tours, our menu, high tea and parties. And of course the latest news about our annual beer festival.

For more details or specific requests please contact us.



Hop Shoots Lunch!
Saturday March 22nd, 2014 we will serve hop shoots for lunch at the mill. Fresh hop shoots are rare to find but if the weather continues to stay great, they will be harvested that same Saturday. More info here...
Building history
After years of hiding it has become time to restore our old brew kettles.
New Winter 2014 menu
As of January 22nd we have a new menu for the winter of 2014.

You and your Molen


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