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

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 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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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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70 reviews 70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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 75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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Bangkok
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85 reviews 85 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This place just never disappoints anyone. The shack at the beach has great people working there, excellent food, large portions, no fuss but just pure fun. Empress Toeny is the best of the pack, the wines are gorgeous and if the weather is fine there is the best view on the island! Go for it but make sure you reserve... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We reserved one day before overlooking the fact that we were visiting on a Friday night thus predictably, the 8PM tables were fully booked so we settled for a 6PM early dinner. One gets the impression that since it is by the dunes & beach, Sansibar is set up for drinking from sunlight to sunset to sunrise - the small... 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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