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Strandpaviljoen Ballum

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Strandweg 24, 9162 EV Ballum, Ameland, The Netherlands
+31 519 554 024
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Antwerp, Belgium
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

After a 5 mile walk along the beach this is the perfect place for a snack and a drink. Sun on my face, beer in my glass and a tasty salad on my plate... Perfect!

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Thank Wim L
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135 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

There is a large terrace and a smaller inside part. Decor is a lovely blue and there are lots of coffee specialities. Service was good, pleasant place to take a break.

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Thank Bonglabongla
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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274 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Typical beachplace, fast service and pets are welcome which is very nice. Good stop on your biking tour on Ameland

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Thank Hanshja
Bremen, Germany
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Well, we were recommended this restaurant by our hotel, so we took the 30 minute bike ride to the beach to try it out. You can't argue with the location and the set up. We thought it was very stylish, with a very cosy terrace, with fires to keep you warm and a well designed, rustic interior in the restaurant... More 

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Thank Pidgeroo
Brussels, Belgium
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581 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Nicely located next to the seaside, you can pamper yourself here with a fantastic view and great food. The taste is good and the portion is generous. Watch out that it can be very windy especially at night. Bring your jacket. Don't miss the starry night!

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Thank Alice Man Kwan C
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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73 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This place is situated on the beach, so the scenery is OK. Also the the decoration is fine. And there it stops. The food is not good, served not warm enough, the steak commes with cranberry and unions, but that combination needs more then just baking. The Fish was very fat, probably baked in to much butter and served with... More 

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Thank Erik1969
Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We visited this restaurant on July 26th with two families - four adults and six children. After not being seated for approximately 15 minutes, we asked a waiter for assistance. He rudely responded that he was busy and would get to us later. After being seated, we ordered water and drinks. The same rude waiter gave us a hard time... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Take the bike trail along the north side of Ameland and at some point you will hit this little beach pavilion. The secluded terrace area, overlooking a natural phenomenon: the sand hook, is very nice. The restaurant indoors is simple but the food is terrific. Try the squid and you'll be back! ;-))

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Thank Emma_Flogard

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$27
Cuisine
Dutch, Seafood, European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandweg 24, 9162 EV Ballum, Ameland, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Ameland  >  Ballum
  • Phone Number: +31 519 554 024

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?