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Langestraat 38 | 8400, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 70 89 70
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  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Langestraat 38 | 8400, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

No doubt best chicken place in West-Flanders! Since many years a must when visiting Ostende. Just plain simple, good chicken and a drink served with bread and of course you eat it with your fingers. Don't ask for cutlery! Feeling hungry, just pop in and...More

Thank Frederick A
Reviewed 27 April 2017

the place to be for a meal in a hurry. you get a half chicken roasted on he gril xith some trenches of bread that needs to be eaten with bear hand. the chikens are well done and tastfull. not high class standard, but good...More

Thank easypanda
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Good staff fast service , a cheap meal for 4 people €45 with a beer each . No knives and forks just your fingers but the best chicken you will ever eat !

1  Thank andyattj
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Going to the koekoek is a special experience and recommended with friends before going out and children. The thing to eat is grilled chicken. You can have your 1/2 chicken with bread or compote. No Belgian fries. There is a terrace outside. You can buy...More

Thank Mona v
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Says it all really. You get half a spit roasted chicken (or for about twice the price you get it flambeed in various spirits) and some very thin sliced bread. That's it, There's no cutlery so you have to eat it with your fingers. The...More

Thank NPIan
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

this place is fantastic for grilled chicken cheap price but great grilled half a chicken for only 6eur...and you eat it with your hands. yes, but it s nice grilled that it s falling apart once in your hands we loved it

Thank De B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Really great concept of this restaurant/pub you can only eat chicken here. But they are really delicious. The crunchy spicy skin and than the soft meat. Drinks are quite cheap. We had a beer and coffee, you cant mak this wrong. Only a bad thing...More

1  Thank Karoline_Crane
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Only one thing on the menu here but what else do you need; succulent spit roasted chicken served in a basket, bread and fine beer no cutlery required. Great value and good fun would recommend a visit here for lunch and a beer or two.

Thank MarcosHull
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Best Chicken in Belgium. Cheap but delicious, you also can by a half chicken. Try it out and see for your self :)

Thank nailygz
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Very very very good. I love the chicken and this is good.and the place is romantic , clean . The waiter/waitress is fast.. :)

Thank Apa A
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Kirsty K
31 March 2017|
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Response from Jeremyjejou | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm not a staff member, please ask them. But I think this will be impossible, as it is in a touristic area...
29 January 2015|
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Response from jewely593 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for all the answers to my question. We managed to make a reservation whilst we were in Ostende by just popping in to the restaurant and booking a table for later that evening. had a great time as usual.
29 January 2015|
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Response from Karine P | Reviewed this property |
Normally, you don't have to make reservation. Just walk by, enter the restaurant and enjoy your chicken! The restaurant is open untill 1 a.m. (Saturday untill 3 a.m.). You might wait during tourist period because there might... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langestraat 38 | 8400, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 70 89 70
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