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Restaurant Lobster

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Van Iseghemlaan, 64, Ostend, Belgium
+32 59 50 02 82
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Sun 18:00 - 21:30
Wed - Mon 12:00 - 14:00
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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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107 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Our reservation was misbooked, The owner had booked our reservation on the following day. Disappointed we left and had to book urgently another reservation to receive our friends A disappinting experiance

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1 Thank RedPAT46007
Leuven, Belgium
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420 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We wanted to eat on our terrace and decided to have take away and chose the Plateau Royal: you get North Sea crab, lobster, grey shrimps, oysters, mussels, whelks, big pink shrimps, clams, crayfish, ... accompanied by nice cocktail sauce and mayonnaise. Just need some bread and a bottle of champagne to enjoy this fresh plateau.

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1 Thank michel l
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

A very nice place ,for people how like fresh seafood anywhere in the world this restaurant really is excellent place ,delicious plates ,good hospitality from the owner and his wife mange the store in very good way.never you visited Ostend without take this experience .you and your family will never forget this seafood platter .also their dessert plates are wonderful.... More 

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Thank Ahmed A
Miami, Florida, Usa
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This restaurant isbquit small located on first floor. As the name is saying they are specialised in seafood in particular lobsters. They offer a rich variety of all kinds of lobster preparation, some menues, and few a la carte dishes. everything we had tasted excellent, wine card offer enough choice.Service is very attentive and friendly. A perfect location, not cheap... More 

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Thank Klaus5458
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We had the 'royal' seafood dish for two. Everything was very fresh and very well prepared. The only slightly negative point was the service which could've been better. But overall a very enjoyable experience.

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Thank Philip V
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Seafood cooked to perfection. The restaurant is located near the beach and is beautifully decorated. The lobster was excellently prepared. I definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Ioana M
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Major birthday meal choice and we were not disappointed. Lovely selection of oysters, then crab and lobsters. Really special experience and thoroughly recommended environment.

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Thank petraf2013
Cambridge
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

The reviews tell the story - very small restaurant but exceptional on all counts - unobtrusive but attentive service, fantastically fresh, well presented food and very good value for money. We had 2 of the Cardinal platters and they were a perfect amount, lots of oysters definitely didnt go amiss! The wine list could be a little more expansive but... More 

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2 Thank Alex H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

We arrived here following trip advisor. Restaurant a bit small (only 10 tables) but very quite. We had 2 menus 42€each incuding starter, main course and desert. We also had seafood platter "cardinal" which was gorgeous. Service a bit slow (only one water serving) but the food was excellent. Plates were well presented and they speak 4 languages for any... More 

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1 Thank Ludovico C
Brussels, Belgium
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146 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews on TripA, we have decided to try it after being tired of standard menus at most of the other restaurants at sea side. From the entrance we suspected the decision to be a major mistake: narrow, smelly and not clean entry hall (even the crabs and lobsters are kept in a very dirty/green reservoir) followed by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Iseghemlaan, 64, Ostend, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 50 02 82

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?