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Molenstraat 7, 8881 BR West-Terschelling, Terschelling, The Netherlands
+31 562 443 694
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“fish” (8 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Dutch, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Molenstraat 7, 8881 BR West-Terschelling, Terschelling, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We passed by by coincidence but realised it was a very lucky shot; the waitress proposed the 3 course menu of the chef and it turned out to be an excellent idea. We loved the quality and creativity of the plates. The staff was very...More

Thank Anita v
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Very good food en nice portugeze wines. We had the surprise menu with good fish en beef. The most food is from the island. Next time when we are on Terschelling, we come back.

Thank Mertine M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Coming to this restaurant was one of the best experiences we had during the Eastern weekend. We didn't ask for the tasting menu but we enjoyed all the dishes, especially the cockles, cod and rib-eye. Regarding the wines, I asked two glasses of different red...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

High quality food and service, above average menu, excellent wine paring and thoroughly recommend the Terschelling oysters. More of those eplease

1  Thank NLPP_11
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We dined here during Easter weekend. We were very impressed by the chefs menu and the excellent wine pairings offered. Very interesting flavours and excellent use of local, seasonal ingredients. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Taylor158
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Besides very good and tasty dishes, we were overwhelmed with the large sized portions. I can highly recommend the "groentetuin" that looks as good as it tastes. Also it deviates from the regular ingredients. I usually do not enjoy vegetarian dishes, but this was clearly...More

Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Dining at Caracol is an experience not available anywhere else on the island. The Michelin star apprenticeships of both the chef and maitre'd are evident throughout the meal. From the moment you make a reservation and they inquire about allergies or aversions so that they...More

Thank W H
Reviewed 8 July 2016

A gem of a restaurant discovered on the idyllic island of Terschelling during travels to The Netherlands. Michelin Star worthy in terms of food, service and atmosphere. Chef owner Werner Zuurman impresses with beautifully crafted dishes prepared with local ingredients, many sourced from Caracol's own...More

Thank DrishtiJourneys
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A wonderful night out! Perfect food with fresh local products and a wonderful service. We liked the place: cosy, urban touch, and modern local touch. A shame we didn't stay at the hotel. But for sure we will next time.

Thank Pizpeak
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This should at least be a MIchelin Bib Gourmand. Local oysters, mussels, fish, vegetables, herbs and flowers from their own garden. Beautifully presented and prepared. The 4 course is not too much. Live a litte!

Thank marekw
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Molenstraat 7, 8881 BR West-Terschelling, Terschelling, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Friesland Province  >  Terschelling  >  West-Terschelling
  • Phone Number: +31 562 443 694
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