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Noordzee Mer du Nord

Certificate of Excellence
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups
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Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 11 92
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11:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Chicago, IL
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92 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Arriving jet lagged, blurry eyed and hungry, we strolled around the corner from our hotel to settle on this open air place bustling with activity. The menu is fairly limited to a narrow range of seafood and fish. You order at the counter and they walk you through all the options by pointing at the seafood/fish and describing how it... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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446 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a fantastic spot! Everything is excellent. The fish soup is one of the best I've had. Fried calamari are excellent. Razor clams are incredibly good. Can't go wrong here.

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Thank David P
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97 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great delicious place to eat! We have been several time to Brussels but never enjoyed the food as much as we loved it there!

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Thank Shukile
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw the reviews before I visited and wasn't disappointed. Really good quality and tasty food. Prices good. friendly staff. What more do you need

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Houston, Texas
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269 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Noordzee on a beautiful spring afternoon, and it stands out in my mind as one of the best foodie experiences of our two weeks in the region. All items were cooked to order and were delicious! It was fun to watch the locals and visitors ooh and aah over their selections. If you have flexibility, arrive after the... More 

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Thank Pam T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great lively place bustling atmosphere where most people stand at tables with canopies. We ordered fish soup which we got right away and scampi which didn't so be prepared to wait for your order and listen out for your name being called out. Delicious fresh fish dishes washed down with dry white wine.

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Thank ardnakille
Marietta, Georgia
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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Mer du Nord online and it looked very popular. We lined up for a 5 Euro bowl of soup served with a hunk of bread and cheese. WOW!!! We have eaten all over the world and this is the best 5 Euro's I ever spent. Worth the wait.

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Thank Ken S
Singapore, Singapore
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this highly popular place today . Food was very fresh full of flavour and all menu items were looking nice . We tried the deep fried Cod and the grilled scampi in butter and herb sauce . It's well worth a visit . They serve white wine too ! Full marks to the entire team at Noordzee for... More 

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Thank aakhanna
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started our meal next door at and then had the soup, escargot, fried calamari, scampi and croquettes with white wine. Unfortunately mussels weren't in season but everything was so fresh and delicious

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Thank René P
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice stop for a quick bite. Those watching their weight can go for the grilled or raw options. No chairs, but tables to stand at. Enjoy the view of St. Catherine's. They close at 6pm.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 513 11 92

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