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De Walvis

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Dutch, Seafood, European, Bar
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Groene Strand 1, 8881 AB West-Terschelling, Terschelling, The Netherlands
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Thu - Tue 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Glan-munchweiler
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice food with a great view of the bay. Visited on a blustery day but still enjoyable to sit out front and watch the kite-surfers. Dog friendly.

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Thank Mike A
Kaiserslautern, Germany
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service with a great view of the bay. Visited on a blustery day but sitting outside was still enjoyable. Inside was warm and comfortable.

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Thank mikeadam2016
Niteroi, RJ
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Food is very good and the view is Fantastic. The First restaurant I have ever seen with a special menu for people with allergies ... Super..!! Also the people and service was excellent

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Thank Flexair
Derby, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Arrived on the island by the fantastic ferry, P&O could learn a thing or two, checked in to B&B then off to explore. I knew De Walvis existed so ambled our way through a pretty West Terschilling until we found it, wow. All the outside seats face the beach and the sunset, we are not the type to stop in... More 

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Thank Philgeespaintbrush
Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A place to visit while in Terschelling if you need to rejoin the crowd. Nice building, nice beers, nice service. Will return in low season.

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Thank Marylene65
Peize, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The location of the Walvis, is situated near the jetty on the West side of the Island. From their you ll have a fantastic view on the coastal activities, from a nice outdoor porch. Indoors is a cosy environment, if it might rain, shich again gives a spectacular site on the surroundings. Frendly personal with desant served dishes and perfect... More 

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Thank onomazien
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

We had diner and drinks here. We loved the atmosphere and interior, a layedback restaurant with happy and friendly staff. The view is fantastic: looking out over the sea, dunes and you can see the other island Vlieland and when the weather is good you have a great sun set view. The food was good, we had the "plukbrood" as... More 

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Thank Floris M
Breda, The Netherlands
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Great spot to have a drink with some friends, or have lunch! It's not very expensive and you have a special view on the Waddenzee.

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Thank Jobvdnoortq
Roosendaal, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Very friendly people and the food was good. Service was fast and good. A nice restaurant on a nice location.

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Thank Fred S
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

On a super location on one of the Dutch most beautiful Islands you will find this place. On the beach or near. Dogfriendly, good food, friendly staff. Great place to visit. And get the Island feeling for the rest of your life.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Dutch, Seafood, European, Bar
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groene Strand 1, 8881 AB West-Terschelling, Terschelling, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Terschelling  >  West-Terschelling

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?