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Simonis aan de Haven

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Visafslagweg 20, 2583 DM, The Hague, The Netherlands
+31 70 350 0042
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08:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Looking for a unique Scheveningen fish dining experience? Simonis is the place to go to. A restaurant that is a fusion of fast food service, more than you can eat fish dishes and some really good specialties hidden in a bit of cosy chaos. Very popular place to go to for beach visitors and locals. No need to dress up.... More 

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Thank Han M
Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In a more industrial part of the Port / Harbour, this fish and chipper offers fresh seafood at a better price than restaurants without compromising freshness and quality. We had a delicious mussel pot, a 1/2 bottle of wine and some fried prawns (more than enough food for two hungry adults) for 33 euro. A family friendly, casual restaurant that... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to go with friends or family. It is a very informal place where you can get truly fresh fish or seafood in general. They also serve decent wine. And the prices are ok! The biggest disadvantage of the place is that it usually overcrowded. For some people the overcrowd would be a sign of good quality. However,... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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137 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This is just a bit of a fancy snackbar... not really clean and not the best staff either... you can do a whole lot better in this area. If you're looking for just french fries there are plenty places nearby that do a lot better for lower prices.

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Thank Thomas T
Sibiu County, Romania
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Good, quick and easy way to enjoy a seafood meal. They serve almost anything in this area. The oysters are really nice.

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Thank manette1
The Hague, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

we went there almost every week, easy and quick for a seafood meal . resonable price, Slipstong ( 3 small sole frying in butter). very very busy.but nice atmosphere...love it..

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Moscow, Russia
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109 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The best seafood place I've visited in The Netherlands was recommended by my Dutch friend. All the seafood is as fresh as "just caught". Everything was just perfect.

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Thank Anatoly S
The Netherlands
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nice place to spend a couple of hours in a cozy atmosphere with family or friends enjoying great food, fresh fish. Not expensive.

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Athlone, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Service is a strange experience, reminding me of Mr. Bean in the A&E waiting room - you make your choice, get a number, find a seat and listen and watch for your number - preferably with a lot of patience, as the restaurant is very busy. Three of us wanted a late light lunch. We ordered one dish to share,... More 

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Nisswa, MN
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Recommended by our guide, we made a lunch stop here at this harbor side restaurant and had a delightful experience. Place your order at the entry, take a number and wait for your order to be up. Quite a variety of seafood dishes (see their menu online) as well as wine and beer. The restaurant was clean, well appointed and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Dutch, Seafood, European, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Visafslagweg 20, 2583 DM, The Hague, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  The Hague
  • Phone Number: +31 70 350 0042

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?