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The Belgian Cafe

11-23 Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3YN, England
+44 1323 729967
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“mussels” (296 reviews)
“seafood” (61 reviews)
“belgium beer” (16 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11-23 Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3YN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've walked past this place quite often but never called in but today we fancied fish and chips and they had a special offer of a large fish & chips and a beer/softdrink or hot drink for just £8,50, so we called in. Despite it...More

Thank Gogif
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely place with good atmosphere, guy playing guitar n singing whilst we were there which was great for atmosphere. The food is amazing and it's right on seaceing too so window seat is nice.

Thank marina s
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Eastbourne on a rainy Saturday looking for a beer. This place looks a little tired on the outside, but we were drawn in by the sign advertising they brew their own beer. Much brighter on the inside with lots of seating - my preference...More

Thank Dee R
Reviewed 1 week ago

just eaten here called in for a drink before and decided to come back for a meal i habe never eaten muscles like i had and my wifes sea food plattet wad superb if yoy ate ever down in eastbourne treat youself you will not...More

Thank dave_minion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has extremely knowledgeable and attentive staff. The menu has several dozens of mussels cooked in the ways unimaginable to many. The selection of beers is overwhelming. Not only they make their own, but they import from Belgium and know everything there is to...More

Thank Iris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beers for everyone, good food, friendly staff and a good atmosphere. Live musicians on summer Friday nights.Worth a visit, you will return.

Thank boxgeorge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

little for veggies : all meat and fish continental dishes : no less fattening centres here : on corner of side street opposite harry ramsdens brewery wagon outside

Thank marv9n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best mussels ever with very good blond beer. Dessert was really good too ‘crème brûlée’. Service top and Sunny day ❤️

Thank 782fr_d_ricc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is so pleasant and the beer amazing. If you are looking for a great time you should go there and give it a try!

Thank LauraAlexandra19391
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant great food selection Perfect to take friends or family for a nice meal. It is right in the seafront Very popular all year around...on Friday there is a life music on

Thank Clau B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$161
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-23 Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3YN, England (Formerly Cafe Belge)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 729967
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Proud to be voted 'Eastbourne's Best Restaurant' Sovereign Awards 2012. We are famed for our freshly prepared seafood specialities, including 50 different ways to enjoy mussels, and our amazing selection of over 100 Belgian beers.
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