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€€ - €€€French, , Seafood
Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 08 66
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (54 reviews)
“shellfish” (10 reviews)
“moules” (11 reviews)
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French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
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Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Seafood restaurant. Mussels were fresh and delicious. Wife had grilled sole platter at it was grilled to perfection. We will return to this restaurant without hesitation. Service was efficient and friendly,

Thank Robertthetraveler194
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first evening in Brussels and our first food. My wife enjoyed the oysters so much, she said they were the best she ever had. I had a steak frites- everything excellent. We ordered house wine and it was delicious and paired well...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to Pascal from the guesthouse Carmélites. He told us about this restaurant and everything was very good. Charming spot !

Thank Andrea-Didier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for fish and sea food lovers. Inside is aquarium with lobsters. But service could be better. Expensive wine was served as it was just bottle of sparking water...

Thank Maiirim
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Got a alimentary intoxication, that started within 30 min after I left the restaurant. My husband too, he started being sick the day after, We went day after to docter who confirmed this. The seafood was not fresh , we just tasted and smelled it....More

1  Thank Corine E
Wau_Pir10, Owner at L'Huitriere, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello. Corine, Your review about us is not accurate. Its true you called the restaurant. Its true that you threatened the staff on the phone. Its true that we had an sms conversation, which i am happy to show the content of it to tripadvor...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

After having passed by and seen the display of seafood the night before, we decided to try this restaurant based purely upon looks. We went for the fixed 3 course 25 Euro menu, which included 4 Oysters as a starter and 1/2 a lobster (extra...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visited yesterday for lunch. The menu is extensive with great choices but there was also a lunch menu for 15.90 euros. There was a good selection on this menu. I had 3 oysters, a full sized mussels with chips and bread...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Visited a late afternoon for some oysters and wine which you would think is possible in a place named like this. We got our table and found out that instead of just oysters they had a plate with some other nice seafood. The waiter told...More

1  Thank BrusselsBongo
Wau_Pir10, Owner at L'Huitriere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Hello there... Let me clarify some things... We kindly explained to you that everyone has to order something to eat because its the restaurants policy. That evening we were really busy and almost all tables reserved. I know this because i was there and i...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

On a street with many seafood restaurants, this one is great for shellfish. Can dine inside or out and for the quality of the food, prices were reasonable. The shellfish platters were beautiful.

Thank ckw911
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We have been at the L'Huitriere already two years ago but must say that the quality of the food does not justify the prices anymore. Also, the waiters were extremely unattentive throughout the dinner and after he had handed us the dessert menu we were...More

Thank Petra E
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17 April 2016|
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Response from Wau_Pir10 | 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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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