New to Delft? Lucie Cunningham offers visitors a ‘terras’ guide and a few more tips.
Best barge terrace
Stads Koffy Huis
Award-winning sandwiches, excellent pear tart, great service. Open from 9am till 8pm in the summer.
Best restaurant terrace
at the only authentic French Creperie in The Netherlands.
Maison de la crepe.
Best shaded terrace in downtown Delft
Beestenmarkt square with five different cafes.
Best terrace in a historical building.
Best terrace in the countryside.
Cade du midi, close to Delftse Hout lake.
Most pleasant terrace by Delfste hout lake.
Try the Vermeer room or gipsy caravans at the Emmauspoort auberge.
Beautiful breakfast room, friendly multilingual staff and good cafe food.
Visit local museums
(Prinsenhof and Nusantara are my two favourites) and the porcelain factory.
Relax at the Delftse Hout lake
area discovering cafés and scenic countryside.
Shop around for children toys and baby gifts
Lucie Cunningham / Expatica
Lucie Cunningham lives in Delft. She is Chairperson at
Delft Maternity And Motherhood Assistance (Delft MaMa)