Food and drink
If you love fine dining, you will love Texel. The island is brimming with great restaurants, sidewalk cafés and tearooms and has plenty to offer for those with gourmet tastes: honest fare, produced by traditional methods on the island. Should we mention the world-famous Texel lamb, sheep's cheeses and herbal bitters, incredibly fresh asparagus, fish, shrimps and prawns and heavenly oysters? We're not surprised that the very best chefs feel inspired to create amazing dishes!
Sheep cheese, asparagus, Wadden shrimp and lamb: just a selection from the Texel products on offer. Read all about the different products here.
Looking for a recipe with Texel products? Here you will find recipes with, for example, sheep cheese, Texel beer, strawberries, lamb and salty vegetables.
Texel offers a fantastic range of places to eat. Enjoy honest food, often produced by the island’s artisans. Here you will find the best restaurants on
Looking for a lovely place to lay your head and also to delight your taste buds? As well as comfortable lodging, most hotels have excellent restaurants
Enjoy culinary delights during the three-day event Texel Culinair. A culinary annual food festival in the center of De Koog. A grand festival but with
The majority of Texel’s beach cafés remain open all winter – nice to know if you are looking forward to a warm welcome after a chilly walk along the beach.
Good food in a summer atmosphere, that's the Beach Food Festival! Dozens of food trucks, beach houses, bean bags and umbrellas make this outdoor cooking
A festival full of fresh fish, good company and music, every 2nd Saturday of August. Are you coming to taste fish?
On our island, we enjoy the most delicious home-grown and home-made products all year round. Even in winter, you can sample our regional dishes, local to
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