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$$ - $$$French, , Seafood
Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 08 66
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (49 reviews)
“shellfish” (7 reviews)
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French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was so happy to come across this restaurant in Brussels. The dining room is classic with two sparkling lobster tanks. Menu is impressive, they have an amazing seafood bar and top notch wine list, it took a while to decide what I wanted for...More

Thank robinnann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a three course meal at the restaurant and the service was quite good, and our starter was too. The mains of steak was not the most tender and some people got theirs cooked incorrectly. The dessert was fairly good as well. Great atmosphere...More

Thank victoriasergeev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here with friends. Everything was very fresh and prices were appropriate for the location and type of establishment. We shared a seafood platter, smoked salmon, and clam starters (the clams were my favorite - in riesling and herb sauce), and each had a...More

Thank giulietta429
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Visited as a family and we all ate off the daily special dinner menu. Often the food on these menus is a disappointment when it arrives at the table but all our meals were fantastic and great value compared to their prices on the a...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I stopped here because it had lots of clients - but instead of seating me outdoors, they sat me indoors, in a room by myself, and then ignored me. I might have stayed, but they actually had a country-western radio station playing! It was not...More

Thank Jose H
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Found this fantastic place in the fabulous Place St. Catherine Raw fish starters were perfect, the main dishes fantastic and the wine was perfect. The personnel kind and professional. An experience to be repeated.

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

During our Brussels visit, my wife and I dined here twice. The reason was the variety of seafood. The seafood platter with the clams, winkles, and snails was our favorite appetizer. I found their oysters on the half shell with foie gras to be unique...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I asked a colleague for a recommendation of a good restaurant in Brussels and I am very pleased that he suggested L'huitriere. I booked online and we had an extra person on the day. The staff were very helpful and organised a bigger table. It...More

Thank winew0menands0ng
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, nice seating at the square, well done tables. Additionally, lots of staff, they are busy but attentive, absolutely no complaints on that side. The only problem is the food. I tried to avoid the flashy shrimp and oyster plates, dis not look really...More

Thank IJustTravel
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

My friend and I were in Brussels for a day trip and we were searching for a restaurant that did good traditional Belgian moules frites (mussels with chips). The restaurant we originally found on Google as being one of the top 5 in Brussels for...More

Thank Skylarks
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18 April 2016|
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Response from Dingdong1112 | Property representative |
Yes, no problem, make sure to give us a call so we can reserve you a table and have someone waiting for you to help you. Ask for Robin. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 08 66
  • E-mail
Since 1934 the restaurant is well knowned for its seafood and wine menu. L' Huitriere has changed ownership since 04/2014 and the new owner is remodelling refurnishing the restaurant.
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