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Noordzee Mer du Nord

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, European
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 11 92
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“razor clams” (69 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (61 reviews)
“oysters” (90 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was great. The location is perfect too, since it was just next to the Christmas market. The employees are nice.

Thank lu l
Reviewed 1 week ago

What can be better than eating delicious seafood, freshly prepared on the spot? Only eating it in open air in St Catherine. Be aware of pickpockets in the area though...they browse the area and try to approach tourists.

Thank Natalia T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is reviewing as a Gus restaurant but it’s actually a fishmonger. Although there are few fish restaurants around Place Sainte Catherine, but Noordsee seemed to be the biggest and most popular one and it’s not difficult to understand why. You can either eat...More

Thank Tea S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crazy corner restaurant on corner of lovely Square. Frantically busy with scrum to order, but a fun experience. Delicious snacks. Recommended for lunch.

Thank Markfiftyfive
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the bomb. Really simple, well flavoured and fresh seafood in a beauts square. We had the kibberling, prawns and tuna and all were great. Really highly recommended.

Thank islamat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I came here before going to a restaurant that we had booked just because we’d never checked it out and goodness it was delicious! The “croquettes de crevettes” were divine and we all shared a bottle of white wine. It’s a little...More

Thank Aileen V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food in simple settings. Tried the fish soup,oysters, tuna steak and many others and all was really great! Highly recommended when in Brussels.

Thank OmarArnaout
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

A+ shrimp dish. A little expensive but totally worth it. Felt like a good mix of locals and tourists. Wish they had frites! G

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 15 March 2018

At the cozy Place du Sainte-Catherine, only a few blocks away from Grand Place and Beurse, locals and tourists gather for a simple sea-food lunch on Saturdays and Christmas markets. Busy, vibrant and plenty of oyster choices, a delicious house fish soup and a friendly...More

Thank Jonas G
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We had the fish soup and a few other dishes. The food was lovely, very, very tasty and the soup especially warmed us up on a chilly day!

Thank Fienpeters123
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Hisham A
3 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from TravelManiacToday | Reviewed this property |
Hi the same ownership has got right next to it on the same square an oyster bar... they are happy to serve you the outside food in there. Hope this helps. Aside from this place it seems quite popular that you can buy chips... More
Heather S
20 July 2015|
Response from Martin V |
Fishmongers & delicatessen TUE – FRI: 8:00 Am- 6:00 Pm SAT: 8:00 Am- 5:00 Pm SUN – MON: Closed Fishbar TUE – SAT: 11:00 Am- 6:00 Pm SUN: 11:00 Am- 6:00 Pm MON: Closed Oysters & Smørrebrød TUE – SAT: 11:00 AM- 8:00 PM SUN... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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