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Visrestaurant De Tjotter

Rommelhaven 2, 8861 AS Harlingen, The Netherlands
+31 517 414 691
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2017
“Friendly staff, mediocre food”
25 Aug 2016
“A good catch”
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Belgian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rommelhaven 2, 8861 AS Harlingen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the Tjotter fish and oyster bar with the family, which is located next to the restaurant. We had some fish, shrimps and meat dishes. The fish was fried and ended up with a bit too much fat on my plate. The shrimps were...More

Thank Maikel J
Reviewed 25 August 2016

De Tjotter is an apt name for this establishment. A tjotter is an old fashioned flat-bottomed Friesian fishing boat. And the place specialises in fresh fish. There is a formal restaurant and an adjacent oyster bar where they offer a plate service, including oysters of...More

Thank VanRiebeeck
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant with friends and I must say that the fish was really good, the service was good also (always there but never interfere to much during the dinner) and they advice properly when we asked. For sure is a place...More

Thank Redmonster52
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Pleasant spacious restaurant overlooking one of Harlingen's pretty canals. Great Zeland oysters, sashimi and scallops plus amuse gueules thrown in, which we enjoyed with delicious Côtes de Gascogne white. Friendly staff (possibly the owners) who talked us through the differences between Dutch and (local) Frisian....More

Thank higvin
Reviewed 2 November 2015

The restaurant is located in a distant suburb of Amsterdam and serves tasty Dutch cuisine. Especially delightful is the sweetbreads and ray combination and the cuttlefish and monk fish dish. The decor is rustic and polished and the service is friendly and efficient. You can...More

Thank william z
Reviewed 16 August 2015

A wonderful place to enjoy fresh seafood, friendly and hardworking staff, a great view of the Noorderhaven and it's boats and classy décor.

Thank campenles
Reviewed 7 August 2015

A lovely gem of a restaurant. From the outside it looks small, but inside is a treasure of art, fine decor and friendly staff. The menu was good a varied, and our meal was served quickly and was delicious.

Thank grahamcg
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

We ordered two different set menus and everything was really fresh and well cooked. The staff was friendly and attentive. We were sitting outside overlooking the picturesque harbour in Harlingen. The pricing was reasonable, the food excellent and the surroundings very nice therefore we will...More

Thank Monika S
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

This is in a lovely location, has good decor and some (but not enough)lovely staff. The menu is quite extensive and the dishes beautifully presented. .. when they arrive! We had been there around an hour and a half before we got our first course....More

Thank climber56
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Swayed by good reviews we booked here on a trip showing friends round Friesland and Groningen. The good points - service is very friendly, the restaurant is pretty, and the setting is also nice. But there seems to be a huge mismatch between the number...More

Thank Fosciandora
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$99
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rommelhaven 2, 8861 AS Harlingen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: +31 517 414 691
  • E-mail
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