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Kop van de Haven

Sluisplein 80, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
+31 255 534 818
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
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10:00 - 21:00 Hours
Dutch, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Sluisplein 80, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The food is very good and wellmade. The service was good and they remembered, when they called our number, that we did not speak dutch - and said it in english in stead.

Thank Katja J
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Superb service, great food and perfect location in the harbor. The menu offered many choices and the food was delicious. A good wine selection with many more choices on the menu. Recommended for sure. Great memories of the afternoon spent there.

Thank 524magrietk
Reviewed 3 August 2017

If you happen to end up in Ijmuiden, this is a nice restaurant. The food is mainly seafood and of good quality, with very sizeable portions. The setting is nice with plenty of space for bigger groups. If the weather is nice it got some...More

Thank Edwin J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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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