Restaurant Djokja

Restaurant Djokja, founded in 1954 in Amsterdam by Mrs. MA Keasberry-of Beekom, also known as grandma (OMA) Keasberry and named after the city where she lived and had her fashion business for  over 25 years.  The restaurant was in the family for  35 years . After  25 years grandma Keasberry sold the restaurant to her son Bill and daughter in-law Jessica.  Jeff was the third generation to take over the helm at 18 years of age. Dutch readers can find out more about  Oma Keasberry and her entire family in Jeff’s cookbook ‘Indische Keukengeheimen’ (Dutch-Indonesian Kitchen Secrets), published in March 2012 in the Netherlands.