We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Grand cafe van Heeckeren

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Kerkplein 6, Nes, Ameland, The Netherlands
+31 519 543 684
Call
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“nice place” (2 reviews)
“fires” (3 reviews)
“seats” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kerkplein 6, Nes, Ameland, The Netherlands
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (218)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We were there in late autumn and at first weren't interested because there wasn't too much room inside. The friendly waiter however turned on one of the gas fires for us at a table under cover outside which was really warm. An OK place to...More

Thank GtheKiwi
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Very friendly staff and good food and excellent coffee. On this dairy day the staff was very quickly to spark uptake heater at our seats. Our favourite place for our first stop on every visit on the island for the last decade.

Thank TedL426
Reviewed August 12, 2017

we had a pleasant evening here as an elderly couple. the food was very good and was was served promptly and with a smile. we had a heater which was above our table and that kept us longer as it was a chilly evening. a...More

Thank rochejagu
Reviewed May 27, 2017

This is very nice place to go to. go there just to have a drink and relax. We were there in the afternonn and it was difficult to find a place to sit

Thank Petra1401
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

van heeckeren has several venues. what is nice you can see a similar style in service. that is great. the grand café is more casual. we have been here for lunch and dinner on another night. there are special menus for children as well. if...More

Thank somy c
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to have dinner and the food is quite good. Unfortunately we had to wait one and a half hour before we got something to eat. The personnel is very friendly. The restaurant is quite noisy.

Thank Gdsm25
Reviewed August 5, 2016

As some reviewers have mentioned, the restaurant has a very hip & cool vibe. The tyfireplaces around the cafe add to the ambiance. The menu is good, the food of top quality, service very friendly & professional, and prices decent. Would highly recommend.

Thank Sid S
Reviewed July 2, 2016

During our bicycle tour we had on the terrace outside in the sun some drinks and nibbles with our groups of family members. Choice of food was good and staff very kind. Slightly expensive but in the end it was worth is,seating outside very comfortable....More

Thank Kiwi1956
Reviewed May 8, 2016

It doesn't matter at what time of day you're here: it is always very pleasant at Van Heeckeren. Inside is trendy and cosy but at the terrace it is where you want to be. Comfortable lounge sofas with terrace fireplaces and heaters and also normal...More

Thank jannekeswereld
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Great for waiting to get the ferry back. They are in the centre of the town of Nes, one of the 3 main towns on the island. Nothing special, just a brasserie.

Thank Mischa D
PreviousNext
123
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Ameland
Hofker hotel
30 reviews
.11 miles away
Van Heeckeren Hotel
200 reviews
.14 miles away
Pension Bakema
13 reviews
.22 miles away
Hotel Nes Ameland
70 reviews
.31 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Zee van Tijd
265 reviews
.14 miles away
Nes Cafe Ameland
169 reviews
.02 miles away
Frankie's Rib & Steakhouse
149 reviews
.12 miles away
De Herberg
112 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Wagenborg Passagiersdiensten
228 reviews
.25 miles away
Nobels Nostalgisch Museum
15 reviews
3.56 miles away
Natuurcentrum Ameland
63 reviews
.31 miles away
Amelander Bierbrouwerij
12 reviews
2.77 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Grand cafe van Heeckeren staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kerkplein 6, Nes, Ameland, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Ameland  >  Nes
  • Phone Number: +31 519 543 684
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing