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Van Eyck

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, European, Seafood
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Visserskaai 41, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 70 35 81
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 27 euro lunch that was composed of 5 course and it was really well presented and tasty. Definitely the best ratio quality / price you can find in Oostende and more over it is well situated near the sea.

Thank Luc P
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We came here in the afternoon where we had a menu for 40 eur with plenty of different dishes to choose from. The dishes we had were all perfect. The place is nice and quiet. I recommand coming here!

Thank Frank L
Seaford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Two visits in 2 days superb food wonderful friendly service. The food was excellent the steak we had on the first night was perfectly cooked would recommend to anyone if in Ostend

Thank Ian R
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Four of us walked in here on a cold wet, Saturday afternoon. The restaurant was clean, warm and inviting. The maitr'd -Mounier - was excellent, attentive, helpful, with a great sense of humour. The food we had was sublime. Excellent selection of wines. Highly recommended

Thank dave_campana
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

There are so many restaurants along the sea front that you will be spoilt for choice, but do try to visit this one and I am sure you will not be disappointed. We chose this for our anniversary whilst on holiday in Ostend. The staff could not have been more helpful, even nipping next door for a translation of an... More 

1 Thank WanderlustStockport
Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

Pleasant and relatively small bistro with a terrace on the harbor. It has a quite atmosphere and good music from the sixties. When you engage with the waiter you may learn a lot about Ostend the wine.or the fish. Food is average but good (mainly fish) and price is lower than in many other places. We had the fish casserole... More 

Thank Jean-Claude D
Rochester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

Very friendly service and excellen food for affordable prices. Follow their reccomandation, you can't get wrong

Thank Rainer M
Ostend, Belgium
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

it is the 4th time I visit the restaurant and again all was super delicious If you are fond of eating fish then I recommend you the several menu's which are offered for a good price/quality ! If you are not keen on fish then several other plates are also recommended = steak, entrecote,.... TRY OUT FOR SURE

Thank Raymond W
Malchin, Germany
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2014

Nice outdoor lunch place. Specials of the day - Muscles 16 Euro! super. And you can't knock the grilled ham and cheese with pomme frittes - makes French fries sound fancy doesn't it? We enjoyed our wait staff and the great couple sitting next to us who helped with our Flemish - Danku

Thank Farmspiders
Roeselare, Belgium
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288 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

Nice and polite service by a good waiter. Nice to have dinner on the terrace / patio. Food: - North sea bouillabaise: perfect for me - entrecote was not cooked as was asked ( according to our US-friends ), but taste was good. Sauce béarnaise: not perfect, but good for me. - scampi dish: well served, no complaints heard here.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, Seafood
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Visserskaai 41, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 70 35 81

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