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Noordzee Mer du Nord

Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 11 92
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“razor clams” (70 reviews)
“fish soup” (122 reviews)
“escargot” (24 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had oysters for lunch but got very sick from them and vomited in the evening. We did notice that the oysters did not seem to move that much, but we thought it was because of the bad way they were opened (knife wound directly...More

Thank marjacDenmark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place serves lots of fresh sea food We only had the fish soup and it was just delicous. The soup had tomatoes, celery and bits of fish. It was served with grated cheese and bread.

Thank SebnemZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at St. Catherine square, the Noordzee is popular among locals and tourists. It does not operate as a standard restaurant, but rather with a counter where customers order and pay, and the food is delivered. In the square, there are high tables (no chairs),...More

Thank hazinheira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great sea food, very fresh. Highly recommended. Awesome attention. The guys speak very fluent English.

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is excellent & staff is great. Arrived late so they were out of the mussels & calamari. They close a 5 PM. Had the shrimp scampi, croquettes, fried fish & fish stew... OMG soooo good. Came back the next day for lunch....More

Thank DaphTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by late in the afternoon, so the calamari were gone, but did enjoy the escargot in the pepper pot soup broth. YUM! I meant to try the razor clams, but kind of forgot. I noticed the person beside me enjoying them, so will next...More

Thank 3stars1wish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the way to the Christmas Market at Rue Sainte Catherine, i saw this massive line to Noordzee so the next day when we walked pass it again and there weren’t any crowd, we quickly approached the guy and ordered the sea snail soup and...More

Thank Phia L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was curious about mussels when I saw lot of restaurants in a street during my walking tour has mussels on their menu. I asked my tour guide about it and was recommended to try mussels at Noordzee. I went there and was assisted by...More

Thank L N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place for all fish fanatics. If, like me, your eyes are bigger than your belly then really go for it! We had calamari, prawns, soup and razor clams.. I could spend a day eating here! Super fresh and delicious.

Thank Xtine25
Reviewed 26 November 2017

What an amazing fresh seafood lunch! We ordered razor clams, grilled tuna and wine. Both dishes were very fresh and seasoned perfectly. They have a chalk board with the menu of the day; the guy we ordered with had to shout back to the fish...More

2  Thank welltravelled0808
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Hisham A
3 March 2017|
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Response from TravelManiacToday | Reviewed this property |
Hi the same ownership has got right next to it on the same square an oyster bar... they are happy to serve you the outside food in there. Hope this helps. Aside from this place it seems quite popular that you can buy chips... More
Heather S
20 July 2015|
Response from Martin V |
Fishmongers & delicatessen TUE – FRI: 8:00 Am- 6:00 Pm SAT: 8:00 Am- 5:00 Pm SUN – MON: Closed Fishbar TUE – SAT: 11:00 Am- 6:00 Pm SUN: 11:00 Am- 6:00 Pm MON: Closed Oysters & Smørrebrød TUE – SAT: 11:00 AM- 8:00 PM SUN... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 513 11 92
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