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Visserskaai 39, Ostend, Belgium
+32 59 70 42 26
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Knokke-Heist, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

we had a nice welcome, verry warm atmosphere a verry fine menu i would highly recommend this restaurant to you if you want some top quality we'll be back again

1 Thank Serge L
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Very nice welcome, great size of Gin-tonic :-), warm atmosphere. Super clean, also the toilets. The food is well prepared although the fish we had was a little dry but nevertheless a great experience. Recommended!

Thank Stef M
Stafford, United Kingdom
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401 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

You wouldn't really notice this cute little restaurant opposite the harbour. But we're glad we did. The decor reminded me of a French parlour. Lovely pale blue and relaxing with chilled out background music. Plates didn't match and nor did the chairs. Love it. One waiter; pleasant and discreet service, nothing over fussy. Just nice. The menu is in Flemish... More 

Thank KiplingsMom
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94 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

We booked a Travelbird voucher for 2 (55 euro in total incl. booking fee). When making the reservation we informed the restaurant that we booked using the Travelbird voucher. They accepted our date (Sunday of a top-weekend) and prefered hour immediately and they treated us the same perfect way as they treated their full paying customers. Jo, one of the... More 

2 Thank Frans_1Aalst
Oostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014

We went there with a groupon discount and paid 18 euro pp instead of 52. For the price we paid the meal was definately OK, but it's really not worh the full price. The first course and meal were very fresh and delicious. The main course could've been a bit larger though, it was a small portion. The dessert (a... More 

Thank Patti B
Sijsele, Belgium
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

We have been there a few years ago,and it still a good restaurant. Good food nice menu's vriendly onwners. Good food for a good price.

Thank Linda O
Antwerp, Belgium
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2013

Our first visit thanks to a Groupon Voucher but definitely NOT the last one ! Very good and polite service ! The diner was very fine, exquisite and o so good ! We will surely go back to this restaurant when in Ostend ! Really worth a visit but you should reserve !!!

1 Thank Joannes0473
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2013

We have been back here with our group of our Wine Academy in november and I must say this was a very pleasant experience. Nice food at an acceptable price and good service.

Thank Travelmale
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2012

Nothing special about this restaurant; the food and service were OK, but there are so much better restaurants in the city if you want to spend that amount of money....

1 Thank Travelmale
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2011

The food in this restaurant is fine, and worth it's value, no complaints about that, but the waiter needs working on. When entering the restaurant, there was some enerving jazz music playing. Although the 4 of us were the only ones in the restaurant, when asking to put something else on, he felt humiliated, us asking something like that, just... More 

Thank hermaantje

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$36 - US$144
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Visserskaai 39, Ostend, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 70 42 26

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?