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The Lobster House

€€ - €€€, Seafood, European
Rue des Bouchers 39, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 502 20 16
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“paella” (41 reviews)
“lobster” (86 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Belgian, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Rue des Bouchers 39, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 431 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice restaurant in the heart of Brussels. A few minutes walking from Grande Place. Fresh and delicious seafood spaghetti and life lobster. Good service.

1  Thank sparos1956
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food and service was great! Everyone was very helpful. Definitely try the paella! Amazing dish and a very healthy portion. Highly recommend

2  Thank Ziad C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant many times. The boss are friendly and the staff services are excellent. Tried the mussels and chicken are equally tasty and fresh. Really love the ambience and environment here. Also not to forget the famous Belgium waffle with the...More

1  Thank huaycheng n
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food was incredible. Mussels and paella was yummy!! 🤗😍 The staff was very welcoming and friendly. No one harasses you to come into the restaurant which is nice.

1  Thank Lea W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is small, cozy, food is of very good quality and there is also more than just see food for those who are not up to sea food. What more to say - prices fair and service is very good . I suggest to...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

my wife and i had a dinner at the lobster house amazing place to be Great dinner .we picked out this restaurant because the name . and we chose our lobster live personally. Great hospitality from the staff wonderful service and fresh food. Higly recommandée

Thank Rony S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here because of the positive reviews, but it turned out to be one of the worst part of my trip. The restaurant is so called lobster house, but the lobster itself was the worst part, it was not fresh at all, actually it was...More

Thank Karn M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on a whim and I am glad we did. The staff was extremely welcoming. The food was good. The 4 rating is only because of the overcooked shrimp in the paella. Our server recommended the house wine which was amazing. Give this place...More

2  Thank Allan P
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a keen fan of moules mariniere and someone who cooks it from scratch at home I was very much looking forward to the dish at 'The Lobster House'. The name of the restaurant suggested the dish should have been amongst the best, but sadly...More

Thank ConsumerBloke
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came to eat in the evening and we left very happy. The seafood is fresh and the lobsters come directly from the aquarium. Service and high level and quite fast. To advice. We will come back.

Thank Katia W
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Questions & Answers
13 February 2018|
Response from Karim M | Property representative |
Hello , there is only a small stair by the door so we can help you !
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Conrad A
1 November 2017|
Response from Vic A |
Are reservations required?
Mark K
29 December 2016|
Response from Gloriarobles | Reviewed this property |
Well, I felt all right after my visit but I advised you that the place isn't top, it serves formule which is a simple meal with reduced price,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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