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Sansibar

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Hornumer Strasse 80, 25980 Rantum, Sylt, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+494 651 964656
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 85
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  • 23
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
relaxed atmosphere

My husband and I had lunch at Sansibar during our short trip to Sylt. Very relaxed atmosphere. Great food. Very friendly staff. Huge drinks menu.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 19, 2014
Maureen E
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Flensburg, Germany
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Madrid, Spain
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I had a great experience in Sansibar even it was mid-August, sunny day, the place was crowded inside and outside, but we could manage to get a nice table and a very nice lunch. I had an amazing salad with Serrano ham, figs, melon and honey vinagrette. Simply perfect. The food of my partner was also great. I found the... More 

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Havana, Cuba
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

This place was absolutely perfect...! The food was as good as I was told. And also the wine list. The people who work there are really nice and always so gentle.

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London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place is a Sylt Icon. It's a must when visiting. The food is very good and the menu is vast. They have a fantastic wine list. The staff are very helpful. The perfect place to relax and eat. I will return as soon as I get a chance.

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Munich, Germany
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

and I am the small boy calling him naked. Sylt is the most hyped German north sea island and Sansibar THE place to go. This thing is a text book case for successful marketing of a product without a lot of substance. We went there for lunch last week and after some waiting got a nice table. The restaurant is... More 

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Flensburg, Germany
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

My husband and I had lunch at Sansibar during our short trip to Sylt. Very relaxed atmosphere. Great food. Very friendly staff. Huge drinks menu.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great brunch, great time! We had brunch there, service was awesome, super cosy environment. It was a cold rainy day, perfect coffee to warm up.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

This is such a popular place. At 14:00 on a wet Tuesday in November it was busy. The service was great. Cool young wait staff. To really fit in you need a big black Mercedes and a large dog but even without those you'll have a good meal in unique surroundings. We had lunch; a fish of the day and... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We ate some daily specials under 20 euros each, little details make it special, like a parsley sauce with mint. You first think and taste the parsley and all of a sudden have a fresh breath when the mint kicks in. Personal was friendly and we enjoyed our lunch. They have a burger for 30 euros in the menu and... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It is The best Place in Sylt concerning The Food and The friendlyness of The staff. Even The Patrons Are Bettler than expected.

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Berlin, Germany
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I had high hopes for this place and expected the food and location to be fantastic. It was a little better than average, but nothing special. For whatever reason, the entire Restaurant (inside and out) was utterly packed to the brim - I have no idea why people go here. We ordered the potato soup, pimentos, Spätzle soup and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hornumer Strasse 80, 25980 Rantum, Sylt, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Schleswig-Holstein  >  North Friesian Islands  >  Sylt  >  Rantum
  • Phone Number: +494 651 964656

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children

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