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De Oude Haven Mussel Restaurant

Waterpoortstraat 3, 4553 BG Philippine, The Netherlands
+31 115 491 691
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“oude haven” (3 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
All hours
Dutch, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Waterpoortstraat 3, 4553 BG Philippine, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The town's center is flush with restaurants specializing in mussels. We chose De Oude Haven as it seemed slightly less tacky in decor, and slightly more popular amongst the local senior population. Also, it did NOT offer "all you can eat," which means you can...More

Thank Dr_Thistlepearl
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with friends and the atmosphere was good with nice service. Nice temperature so we could sit outside. Starter was good but the main dish Mussels where marvelous 🔝 Dessert Dame Blanche was with hot chocolate sauce, perfect!

Thank Erik v
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Nice and friendly place, with warm welcome from the owner and waiters. Food is very good, mussels-snails au gratin with garlic butter as a starter are delicious, followed by a mussel's casserole of the house with a unique vegetable's "soup" taste typical of the house....More

Thank b737bbj2016
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely ambience, flavourful food and very warm service! The mussels are very fresh, big portion, in a onion-herby clear broth served in a huge stainless steel bowl! Serve with either ciabatta bread or fries ( I suggest your get the bread which is lovely to...More

Thank Melfred P
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We had a table on the terrace outside and ate the best mussels ever! Cooked to perfection! The terrace is fantastic and even fully booked there is plenty of space between tables. The boss comes to say greet you and checks whether you ate all...More

Thank Céline W
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This restaurant is one of the best in Phillipine that serves the best seafood in town. with a very flavourfull grey schrimp a locale schrimp from the northsea.friendly and good service

Thank Jean-Paul D
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Mussels here are so good, and the plate is so big, you actually want more but can't! A bit expensive, though and the fries were not at the same level of the mussels (too soft, not really hot). But the place is great, the service...More

Thank Giuliano B
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Since my childhood, we're going from the east of flanders in Belgium to Philippine in The Netherlands. My grandfather always took us to "De fijnproever", but one day there was an incident and we were not very satisfied. Some friends always went to "De Oude...More

1  Thank bepdwi
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We had the pleasure to visit this restaurant on a warm summer evening. So we could enjoy the beautiful terrace with attention for the little pond and a lot of green. Also enjoyed the lounge. The mussels are great; especially the vegetables they use to...More

1  Thank geert c
Reviewed 29 March 2015

This is one of the many mussels restaurants in Philippine and it is ok, but does not stand out, We visited this family restaurant with a group of about 25. We were seated at two different tables and that is a pity if you go...More

1  Thank Cor D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterpoortstraat 3, 4553 BG Philippine, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Zeeland Province  >  Philippine
  • Phone Number: +31 115 491 691
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