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Brasserie Rubens

$$ - $$$French, ,
Zeedijk-Knokke 589, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
+32 50 60 35 01
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (7 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Belgian, Dutch, Bar, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Zeedijk-Knokke 589, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
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101 - 110 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 6 September 2012

Typical French brasserie style restaurant with good food and service. Perfect location by the seaside. Nice set up, elegant decoration. Try bouillabaisse especially very good, french coffee with cognac, salads are ok, portions are big enough, prices reasonable. If weather is nice prefer sitting outside....More

1  Thank Adiguzel
Reviewed 31 August 2012

I was here a few years ago, and the food was great. I can't exactly remember what I ate, but I think it was steak tartare with fries.If you sit on the terrace and it's cold outside the waiters will turn the heaters on. You'll...More

2  Thank EgyptAndSummer
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We took a day trip to Knokke Heist from Bruges and strolled along the boardwalk and came across this popular spot. Food: My husband and I shared the boullebease and a salad. I forget how much I LOVE European house salads. It was a large...More

1  Thank deelovnco
Reviewed 1 August 2012

The food is not sophisticated but it is always good and reliable. Expect line ups but they move fast.Good value for the area and the restaurant staff are pleasant and helpful.

Thank Joelstein
Reviewed 28 July 2012

About eight years ago I was invited in this famous Brasserie by my true love. We sat outside in between loads of smelly 80 year olds feeding their little dogs and noisy Dutch tourists in their out-of-fashion yellow, orange, pink and red pants. I can't...More

4  Thank Ciddharta
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Don't let the line-up at the entrance deter you. It moves really fast though once seated you are never rushed and can linger as long as you wish. Lovely terrace, but also great indoors too. Top rated typical Belgian cuisine. One of the best steak...More

Thank PadanMontreal
Reviewed 18 June 2012

The most succesfull in Knokke that has several hunderds of customers a day in high season. This a due to a constant good quality of the food . Wel known for cod fish and steak tartar and no deep frozen fries. Very good service. Never...More

Thank Philip0010
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Perfectly located on the Zeedijk with a huge terrace that gets the afternoon sunshine. The terrace is ideal for a drink or snack but the brasserie is the place to eat. Traditional surroundings and perfect attentive service. We had a table with a sea view...More

1  Thank zonda
Reviewed 28 May 2012

good to have a fast service in a crowdy touristic place, good price, but not a very good culinairy experiance

Thank frank d
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Wonderful terrace. Place to look and to be looked at. Beautiful people, rich and (sometimes) famous. Brasserie food of excellent quality and dito service. Try their fish, steaks and lovely deserts. Wonderful wine list. Prices are adapted to the place : either you come to...More

1  Thank C-L-Vanvaeck
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Abie B
13 August 2017|
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Response from albertbrussels | Reviewed this property |
I do not care who are the owners. I simply want a good drink and decent food when I go there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk-Knokke 589, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Knokke-Heist  >  Knokke
  • Phone Number: +32 50 60 35 01
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