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Kop van de Haven

Sluisplein 80, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
+31 255 534 818
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Sluisplein 80, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were brought here by our friend who is local. We told him that we loved seafood. The place is uniquely located at the harbor and the views while having seafood is just a perfect match. The only comment I have is that their fried...More

Thank 4sisons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a treat for my husband as he was 60. The staff very helpful and knowledgeable. They have 3 different languages for the menus, English, Dutch and German. Fortmenu very good value. The food is always tasty and very fresh. This can be seen...More

Thank Marian F
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Here is where the big ships go to other seas and countries. I always like to go to the beach and we pass by this place by car. Very impressive when we see a big ship pass by.

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Went to the Kop van de Haven before traveling on the ferry and I am glad we did. Best Kibbling I had in a long time and my colleagues enjoyed their burgers and calamari es too.

Thank PurrfectFire
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We had shrimp croquettes, crab spring rolls, squid rings with sweet potato fries (cost extra) and cod. These were delicious, however, there could have been fewer fries and more squid. The side vegetables weren’t up to much. Get a window seat if you can so...More

Thank Reets1954
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The whole family used to come here with my mum when she was still alive, she loved to see the boats going by whilst eating great fresh fish dishes. The restaurant is bigger now, but just as fine to eat, and the boats are still...More

Thank magyk85
Reviewed 19 November 2017

A languid Sunday lunch here was the highlight of the week in terms of food. Nice views albeit a bit industrial. Decor functional rather than especially attractive - but comfortable chairs. Good service. The food stole the show - beautifully prepared and cooked fresh fish....More

Thank ryetee
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Hidden behind the ferry passenger terminal for DFDS. Just the most amazing find. Great atmosphere very welcoming, staff excellent. Provided English menu and some recommendations. Takeaway as well as restaurant service. Reasonable prices and quick service. Great meal before boarding ferry. Would recommend.

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and amazing service :) We had beefburgers which were veeery tasty (especially fried potatoes. :)

Thank Skaistuterg
Reviewed 25 August 2017

On our way home from a family visit, we decided to have dinner here. We all decided for the fish and chips deal with kibbeling. The portions are just enough to fill your tummy and when you take some dessert you will be all filled...More

Thank Tbirdt-bird444
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sluisplein 80, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Velsen  >  Ijmuiden
  • Phone Number: +31 255 534 818
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