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De Oude Haven Mussel Restaurant

Waterpoortstraat 3, 4553 BG Philippine, The Netherlands
+31 115 491 691
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (6 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“mussels” (18 reviews)
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Dutch, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Waterpoortstraat 3, 4553 BG Philippine, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst staying with friends we were taken to De Oude Haven Mosselrestaurant. This restaurant is situated in the middle of the town called Philippines. Whilst Philippines is a small town it is full of seafood and fish restaurants. Their speciality is mussels. We entered the...More

Thank Pisces232
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Confession: after getting seriously ill from a portion of mussels when I was 11, I've refused to eat them since. Until earlier this year when my parents persuaded me to try some (it's pretty much the only dish my dad can cook). To "celebrate" my...More

Thank NinjaNeko
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Had the mussels escargot to start and then the mussel main course and the frites. We were taken by a friend from Belgium over to the Netherlands just for to eat at this restaurant and it was really worth the trip .

Reviewed 29 August 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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