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₹₹ - ₹₹₹, European, Seafood
Markt 19, 4331 LJ Middelburg, The Netherlands
+31 118 612 998
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“mussels” (5 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, European, Seafood, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Markt 19, 4331 LJ Middelburg, The Netherlands
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

I dropped by this cafe around 5pm after cycling 40 miles and I was hungry.. This filled the bill with a great beer, mussels, and french fries. The service was efficient and the waiter spoke English. The view of the market was very peaceful and...More

Thank circusgurl
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Perfect spot on the market place in Middelburg.nice terrace and friendly people with fast service.we onlyhad a coffe with bossche bol great big bomb coverd with chocolate and filled with cream so delicious.

Thank Jean-Paul D
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The place has a nice terrace just on the market, so you can enjoy the lunch while sitting outside, enjoying the food and watching people passing by. The market itself has only a few stands, so most of the place is still empty and you...More

Thank Giulia80Z
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The food is good enough and the portions definitely Dutch, ie large. It also had the advantage of being open on a Sunday when much else in Middelburg was closed. But the best thing was a very cheerful and efficient service including English language menus...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Very tasty cappuccino, did not have such a nice one for quite some time :) I visited this place for a quick lunch, had carpaccio with bread (they have a nice glutenfree bread) and it was very tasty, the portion was satisfying. Would definitely stop...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I had lunch at Cafe Huifkar with two aunts. We thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, sitting on the terrace in the sunshine with a nice view across the market square. The food and drink were delicious and the service was friendly, prompt and professional.

Thank Cat S
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

If gou're looking for a good place in the center, that's the one Great waiters, smiling people, good drinks Food is average, but ok If sunny, the place is a miracle😊

Thank IAndreea27
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Had business dinner here and the setting was a bit odd: just a couple of days before Christmas, on a Monday, so the resaurant was empty. The waitress was very friendly, and the food was decent, but not very special. The quality of the food...More

Thank Robin J
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

De Huifkar is one of the many restaurants on the central square. They have good food. Not exceptional but well prepared. If the weather is nice you can sit on the terrace in the evening sun when other terraces already have shade, we had mussels...More

Thank Bart M
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I have been here before where I had the most exquisite mussels. Probably the best I have ever had. Unfortunately they are not currently in season so had to make do with a smoked mussel salad which was very good. Worth visiting.

Thank John T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, European, Seafood, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 19, 4331 LJ Middelburg, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Zeeland Province  >  Middelburg
  • Phone Number: +31 118 612 998
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