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€€ - €€€, Seafood, European
Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 80 16 49
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“moules” (12 reviews)
“fries” (17 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, European
€€ - €€€
Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Was recommended by our coach driver. Popped along, it was like sitting in someone,s living room. Large tables, so unfortunately we were told to sit in right at the wall because it was busy! We ordered a rump steak and Dutch spicy sausages with chips...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kastrogang
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful find! Our concierge recommended it, huge pots of mussels, 1 pot enough for 2-3 people, slightly small fries portions but you can order more, ‘natural’ amazing, jambalaya sauce divine,and the frogs legs were perfect, our kids loved them! Very accommodating, small tables, but definitely...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jacquipreshner
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious moussels with different sauces to choose from. Friendly staff. Would definetly come here again. As we all love moussels, all of us ordered moussels. :P

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adina84
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

the place is small and indicated as a place-to-be for mussels. indeed it is. never mind the poor decoration of the two large rooms, the indecent toilet, the prices for the wine....the mussels plate was huge and well cooked. all mussel plates are 27€ once...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Pianauro
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Encouraged by the received recommendation, I planned to visit Kombuis. Passing by I asked at the restaurant about kitchen opening hours. 10-10:30p.m. I heart. What was my surprise when I got at the door at 9:40p.m. and learnt the kitchen is closed. Did not get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Passenger91702
Reviewed 19 August 2018

In danger of repeating other comments, I want to share my experience about this place. My brother ate a fish soup which actually tasted fish.... not always obvious. Mussels are great, friendly service. Unpretentious place with good food.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Frank v
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We found this placed referenced in several English language articles on “best mussels in Belgium.” Don’t let the simple, no frills decor fool you, delicious mussels and frites with huge portions. Another undersold positive to this place is it is very kid friendly with toys...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank X6119FTjosephp
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful little place. Great staff, marvellous mussels. Steaks also looked good, perhaps next time. Seems I put this in drafts and should have sent some time ago.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ianjamesLondon
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very quaint, almost out-of-the-way, little non-descript restaurant from the outside, that serves the most delicious mussels I’ve ever had. Once inside, there are only a few tables (it’s small and intimate), that are simply laid with paper cloths. All they serve is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DanielleH681
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

After a day of wandering in and outside oostende we had dinner in this little restaurant. We felt like 2 fishermen returning from a working day. The service was simple and correct. We had garlic and wine mussels, chef's mussels and kombuis scampi. Big and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Adi U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Iseghemlaan 24, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 80 16 49
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