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L'Huitriere

#160 of 3,051 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
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Quai aux Briques 20, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 08 66
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food and very good value set menu choices. Friendly service. Came here on our first visit to Brussels and despite the great choice enjoyed it so much we decided to come back again the next time we were in the city.

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Thank ardnakille
Level Contributor
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The oysters were excellent. Wonderful experience. Atmosphere and service were great. Definitely a 5-star.

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Thank lenecent
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent little restaurant with great menus and fantastic seafood. I love the ambiance and have always eaten well here. Would heartily recommend.

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Thank 816andy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The food was really, really good. I booked a table with TripAdvisor for 3 pers. Our young daughter had a main course + dessert and me and my husband both had a three course dinner. Still, we did not receive the 30% discount that the restaurant should have given. We did not say anything to the manager as the restaurant... More 

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3 Thank jurjut r
Dingdong1112, Owner at L'Huitriere, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review. I am really sorry to hear that you dis not receive the fork discount. I hoped you would have mentioned it to the responsabel that evening we would have taken care of it directly. I am really sorry. Please, will you send me an email on my private mail so i can take... More 

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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The food is very good.. Lobster bisque was very very tasty! Atmosphere was quiet, service was excellent and great customer service

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Thank Marie Therese A
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We were two and we had a good fish dinner. The atmosphere is nice, lights are a bit strong, but the people are very friendly and efficient. The entire area where the restaurant is located is worth the visit.

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Thank Marisca d
Level Contributor
27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

It is located in the nice area with the fish taverns and it is really worth a visit!We picked the menu of 47 euros and although it is expensive,we did not regret it!We had fish soups,oysters,scampi with garlic,lobater a l'amoricaine,tarte tintin,merinque with coconut icecream and red fruits.Everything was so tasteful as if it was cooled by an artist!Don't miss this... More 

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Thank grace_queen
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great stop for lunch on a cold Saturday. The fish soup and the cod in beurre blanc were excellent and so was the Pouilly-Fume recommended by our waiter. We could have done without the country radio station playing, however.

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Thank miw2
Ashburn, Virginia
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

My husband and I ate here during our last night in Brussels on holiday vacation. We walked down to the Fish Market area and stumbled across this gem. We are so grateful they were able to seat us because the restaurant is highly acclaimed and we had no reservations. We were welcomed and seated quickly. The wait staff was very... More 

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1 Thank Brenda W
Brussels, Belgium
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113 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We went to this seafood restaurant as a group of four friends on New Years Eve at lunch time. There was an oyster bar outside catering for passers by from the winter market. That was our main attraction. We were greeted by the waiter and got the only free table at the front of the room beside the window. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$75
Cuisine
French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?