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The Lobster House

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Belgian, Seafood, European
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Rue des Bouchers 39, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 502 20 16
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I picked this small restaurant for a dinner on our first night in Brussels and it was an excellent choice. We loved everything there. Great food, great design, nice music, kind staff, and all at affordable price. 2 courses + dessert for 18 EUR per person.

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1 Thank KonradKnapik
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When wisiting Brussel about a month ago we walked by the restaurant when attending a beer tasting experience. It immediatly got my attention and we decided to go there after our tour. So glad I did! Had awsome dinner there. Some of us ordered fish, one a full lobster and myself tried a pan with mixed seafood. What a great... More 

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2 Thank Rannveig L
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I will be swift. Food wasn't bad ,but the staff was almost rude, and they did a weird trick with the bill in the end of lunch. They didn't put one of the plates with the excuse that the machine had some kind of problem, and the money of that plate went to the waiter's pocket. Also, the waiter was... More 

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Thank Konnos K
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We order 2 sets of lunch and should cost me 18 euro each.We ordered 2 small glasses of soda and the bill was 44 euro.The waiter even asked me to pay 10% service fee.I gave him 50 euro but no change. I asked for formal receipt like other tables and he said no.What kind of restaurant without a formal receipt.Rip... More 

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3 Thank Leung p
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Phone battery was flat and could not check trip advisor. We enticed off the street by a friendly spruiker. The decor looked good. The prices on the very extensive menu were high and expectations were raised It was all downhill from there. We should have walked out when the bread rolls delivered where bake at home supermarket rolls in the... More 

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1 Thank Peter M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Best seafood in Brussels! The food was really tasty and scrumptious. Also, they also offer halal meat. Recommended who is coming to the city.

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Thank UWAIS F
Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

That was absolutely wonderful. I went there with three of my friends for christmas eve and we just loved the atmosphere, the staff was attentive, and of course the dinner was excellent and we 've been well served I (and my friends) recommand warmly :)

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1 Thank samyfenrir
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, no taste and deceitful crew. Please, don't visit. Spend your hard earned money where it's worth it. Rude staff!

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Thank Wasay A
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

It's my 50th birthday today. I'm in my hotel room dispensing gravy, from where I will not mention. I visited The Lobster House last night. The menu of the day looked good for 18 Euro. Once inside we were given the a la carts menu instead, with very high prices on it. The waiter looked quite put out when I... More 

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1 Thank Mark K
Angers, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

It is a recommended restaurant for traveler who are looking for seafood and other halal food in brussels. The restaurant prepare a room for pray as well.

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2 Thank Akzar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Bouchers 39, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 502 20 16

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?