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) #39 of 324 Restaurants in Ostend $$ - $$$ , Seafood, European
Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 80 16 49
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“moules” (10 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Belgian, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rain or sunshine this "boardwalk" is always crowded with people looking for a pleasant day and vacation feeling. Lots of restaurants to choose from or just an ice-cream? Also waffles and pancakes with seasonal toppings! Easy walk from the train-station and parking under the casino.

Thank Robert v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a smaller restaurant hidden away from all the tourist-traps. We barely got a table. We had mussels and fries. They have other things on the menu but as soon as you enter, you'll know you will order mussels. BIG portions, fresh, good service...More

Thank Knut1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not the prettiest from the outside and no sea view , but we worth missing out on these for the great food and service That good we went twice One word take cash as cards not accepted

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

No-nonsense place with excellent food. The interior is not fancy, but the place has an authentic feel and the food is great. We both got a huge portion of mussels, with fresh fries and homemade mayonnaise. Half a liter of San Pellegrino for 3,20 euros.

Thank Hippoliet
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Excellent food, fresh, delicious mussels! The interior is modest, but nice. The staff is very friendly. We had a blast!

Thank Sofie C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Having never been to Ostend found this restaurant by chance quite late (around 21:00) and liked the fact that it seemed busy and unostentatious. You are met with a tight open view cooking space with the female owner (I assumed) frantically cooking, organising, preparing plating...More

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The best mussels in Ostend and a marvellous steak with fresh made sauce always very friendly very good value for money and frech fish delivery every day

Thank DeTurf
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

What a delicious, house warm feeling you get, once you enter this wonderful place, even though you wouldn't have thought that, standing in front of it. It is one of the only places I have ever encountered where people are actually waiting outside,patiently, no matter...More

Thank Reisdruif
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I revisited Kombuis with friends and thought it would be worth to update my former review dd Dec 2011. Whereas five yrs ago they served the best mussels you could find in Ostend, this time I certainly cannot say the same: there are certainly a...More

Thank wpatrickdewilde
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My expectations based on earlier reviews: good mussels and good chips. My findings: ok mussels and good chips. The mussels issue is related to my preference of mussels in a pot and cooked in a sauce rather mussels on a deep plate and a microwaved...More

Thank Luc1961
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 80 16 49
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