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't Waterhuis

$$ - $$$, , Seafood
Vindictivelaan 35, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 80 32 73
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (15 reviews)
“train station” (4 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vindictivelaan 35, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Really nice bar restaurant in a great location next to the harbour & station. Excellent service during a very busy period. The food & drink was very tasty & was served very quickly. We will definitely return to this restaurant next time we are in...More

Thank Fenboy99
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Very good shrimps croquettes! Menu ok with enough choices also with small dishes. Not so touristic! Beer and wine menu also ok, friendly staff!

Thank colonius1710
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I visited the Oostende Voor Anker maritime festival over the weekend (you ought to go it's GREAT) and ate mostly at 't Waterhuis. It is not really a restaurant as such, more a pub with excellent food. Although the range is limited the food is...More

1  Thank chrisjpotter
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It isn't our first visit, and it will not be our last... 'T waterhuis probably is in the top 5 of busiest restaurants in Ostend, simple but delicious dishes served in a blink of an eye.

Thank adrianconnor1
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Very attractive in the main restaurant. Busy & buzzy, staff friendly & helpful. Food bit limited - snacks or pasta, but well worth a visit

Thank phil1828
Reviewed 7 February 2017

My first time. I received guests from Antwerp who arrived by train. SHort walk across the bridge to this nice place. Very cosy, lots of fire. Bit hot inside but that's better than being too cold. Service is friendly and quick. Will be back.

Thank Mwende-MoNiQue
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

t'Waterhuis is a fabulous brasserie that is always a joy to go to. If you fancy a really tasty meal they offer a great menu which leans heavily to great seafood dishes as you would expect in Ostend and they also offer a fantastic beer...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Brasserie t'Waterhuis is a superb Brasserie which is a few minutes walk from Ostends main train station.Brasserie t'Waterhuis is one of Ostends oldest Brasseries which is housed in a building that dates from 1632 and was the supplier of drinkable water to ships in the...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to have a good beer, some easy snacks or even a lunch or dinner. Can be a little crowdy but just because more people know this is the place to be. Just join and enjoy

Thank oldpapaatje
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Ideal for dinner when you just want to have something not to complicated. Bu be aware you can not book the table ( First come first serve )

Thank Filippus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vindictivelaan 35, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 80 32 73
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