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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” (57 reviews)
“shellfish” (10 reviews)
“moules” (11 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

Lady of the house addresses people in their own language (French, DUTCH, English) and keeps control of everything during the service. Very fast service, excellent food. Even though on a Sunday evening, not pushed to have a coffee and leave the place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ludo910
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent food, oysters, Dover sole and salmon Excellent service Great wine All in all a complete pleasure

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H2606GDandrewc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rude service -- insisted we sit in a crammed space when the place was mostly empty. Charged for a "on the house" dessert. Credit machine mysteriously was not working despite the fact that we used a European bank card.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Etkin C
Wau_Pir10, Manager at L'Huitriere, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fake review? Good day to you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there for late dinner with some local friends. The food was excellent, price really good. and service very quick.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Leah I
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Short walk from Grand Palace area. We ate in their covered outside section. Lovely location unfortunately smoking was allowed which made is less enjoyable. The Mussels were delicious. The food and wine were pricey. Our server was pretentious and inattentive. We had a nice evening...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Easygoingadventure
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The place is slightly out from center (grand palace) But the lobster soup is something you should try THe mussle is so not bad, But the quantity is huge

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We originally went to another restaurant down the street. When we couldn't get any service we looked for an alternative, and by chance decided on this place. We setted on the 3 course menu dinner, corquettes, cod with vegetable/potatoe, and mousse. The croquettes had a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank danakamura
Reviewed 5 October 2018

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,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robertthetraveler194
Reviewed 5 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank William H
Reviewed 30 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Andrea-Didier
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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