ROTTERDAM, 16 November 2023 – Gastrovino, a new destination for culinary enthusiasts, opens its doors in Rotterdam-West, promising a unique shopping experience with a variety of delicacies and quality wines.
A new culinary destination in Rotterdam-West
The opening of Gastrovino in Rotterdam-West marks a significant addition to the city's gastronomic landscape. Housed in the former Vermeyden premises, the store offers a wide range of cheeses, artisanal charcuterie, award-winning wines, freshly roasted nuts, and refined chocolates. This variety caters to diverse tastes, making Gastrovino a go-to spot for food enthusiasts.
The driving force behind Gastrovino
Gastrovino is managed by Melanie van Ommeren and her daughter Naomi van Ommeren. Transitioning from a successful stint in retail, specifically running a clothing store, Naomi has pursued her culinary passion by opening Gastrovino. Her experience living in Spain has influenced her love for food and the art of creating the perfect gathering with food and wine. She expressed, “A well-assembled charcuterie board, paired with the perfect wine, brings together people of all ages, from friends to family.”
A family venture
The mother-daughter duo brings a combination of business acumen and a passion for wine and delicacies. Naomi highlights the synergy between her and her mother, stating, “To open Gastrovino Rotterdam together is a dream come true.”
Catering to every palate
Gastrovino Rotterdam offers an eclectic mix for gourmets. The store features a carefully curated selection of cheeses from around the world, alongside an array of artisanal charcuterie with varied flavors. The wine collection is a standout, showcasing award-winning wines from renowned wineries. To complete the experience, customers can also find freshly roasted nuts, tapas, and chocolates.
Established in 1932, Gastrovino has been serving culinary enthusiasts across the Netherlands for 90 years. It began with a group of pioneering retailers who believed in the strength of collaboration. Today, Gastrovino has multiple locations across the country, each catering to the local wine and delicacies demand.
Directions to Gastrovino Rotterdam
Located at the prestigious Nieuwe Binnenweg, Gastrovino is easily accessible. The area is known for its vibrant atmosphere and is a hub for food and culture. For detailed directions, use this map: