Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Vlieland

Oost

There is no more fashionable Strandpaviljoen (beach pavilion) on the island than the utterly fabulous Oost, a contemporary shoebox hidden between sand dunes and a dreamy swath of fine golden sand. Fish and shellfish…
Top Choice Dutch in Terschelling

Restaurant ‘t Golfje

Terschelling born-and-bred female chef extraordinaire Helga Stobbe woos gourmets at her small cottage restaurant on the northern fringe of Midsland village with a succession of small courses, featuring local fish, s…
Top Choice International in Terschelling

Pure Vida

This hipster organic food bar hits the sweet spot, whether for a smoothie to kickstart your day (try spinach, ginger, yuzu and almond milk), a cocktail or a full-blown meal. Lunch on lavishly topped toasts, sandwich…
Cafe in Vlieland

Leut Koffiebar & Logies

With a pretty terrace beneath trees, this caramel-brick townhouse is the fashionable spot on the main street for a chai latte, smoothie or freshly infused herbal tea. Breakfast translates as buxom yoghurt and fruit …
Cafe in Terschelling

De Bessenschuur

Once a storage shed for the copious cranberry harvest in this part of the island, this pretty forest cottage with red-and-white-striped canopies now serves various berry-based drinks, pastries and puddings. It makes…
Dutch in Schiermonnikoog

Ambrosijn

Named after the wild apples that grow on Schiermonnikoog, Ambrosijn ('Ambrosia') is an ode to seasonal island produce, lovingly crafted into exquisite dishes by owner/chef Co Huijbrechts. Gourmets should order the t…
Seafood in Terschelling

De Walvis

At the foot of the western dunes is the Whale, a low-lying wooden beach pavilion on a grassy dune with vast terrace overlooking the shifting panorama of the Waddenzee. Apart from the catch of the day, the kitchen co…