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Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
+32 50 60 17 26
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“wine list” (2 reviews)
“sea view” (2 reviews)
“desert” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Well situated on the Seafront, this restaurant offers a good choice of dishes on the menu. Good wine list. You can have a good meal at a reasonable price. The personel is kind friendly and helpfull though mostly less experienced students......but in the holiday atmosphere...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Food was very good (specifically the fish), but the service was not on the level of the food (e.g. long waiting time to get the menu, no bread at arrival, too much wine in the glass).

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Went for lunch with a friend. For me, it was the first time in this restaurant. We choose the lunch menu. First, 4 oysters, then we took the "Skrei", an Arctic Cod. The fish was cooked to perfection and was served with a herb and...More

Thank magdak13
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Went for a 50th birthday party and the food was excellent , but.....all the party except one chose from the set menu with a single person chosing from the a la carte. This apparently was not acceptable and we either had all to go a...More

Thank OldBirkonian
Reviewed 9 May 2015

We had to wait almost one hour for our dinner. They were simply understaffed. Seafood was amazing. Worth the wait...

Thank Anneleen V
Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Warm reception and friendly and attentive service. Sophisticated cuisine. Do try the bisque aux crevettes grises! The boudin and the duck were perfectly done. Good suggestion of a south african cabernet sauvignon. We will be back. Fair prices.

1  Thank Antonino P
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Nicest place for diner in knokke The finest food! I really recommend this place! I tryed the beef and it was just perfect and tender. Not much desert but good list of wines. Thanks

1  Thank Atelier123
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Read about this restaurant and with the good critics i got we decided to find out ourselfs. First up is the location. Beach is right infront of you. This is always a great bonus. The belgium coast is very fortunated with its coastline and has...More

Thank Rolling81
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Characterised by very slow service, served with a flourish that is better than the mediocre food that is over priced. We would have liked a dessert ( Wife's birthday), but had to ask for the bill and go elsewhere, the service being so poor. Don't...More

1  Thank goldsb
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Good food and service. Not something you find easily in this town. The sole meuniere is fantastic, if not exactly low priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Knokke-Heist  >  Knokke
  • Phone Number: +32 50 60 17 26
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