We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Noordzee Mer du Nord

) #16 of 3,104 Restaurants in Brussels ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Seafood, European
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 11 92
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“razor clams” (63 reviews)
“fish soup” (116 reviews)
“escargot” (22 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (1,877)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 686 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I remember when they started wow was it then Now it's average. Wow factor is gone. Ok not bad but price quality it's overstated. Atmosphere good. People behind the bar very nice. Just please serve for the price better quality

Thank guido00001
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious seafood and great staff! The staff help you to pick out from window or from the menu and explain what they offer. Must try!

Thank Carsabout
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a pleasant surprise to all of us visiting Brussels to find this extraordinary seafood outlet where the concept was brilliant and the food exceptional.

Thank Lakmalie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service here is always quick and efficient. Stopped in for some oysters. Half from Ireland and half from France. Personally, those from France are superior. Much sweeter in flavour. They passed the "lemon scrunch test" which means they are still alive. A tad pricey, but...More

Thank Oliver C
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very poor and unfriendly experience at this restaurant. One of the dishes we ordered (shrimp croquettes) was not as described by the waiter. The croquettes had very little shrimp in them and were mostly filled with a mushy sauce. We didn't like...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean , delicious and informal place to have lunch. We were a group of 7, we shared all the great seafood And loved all the dishes.

Thank Yreich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is not cheap or is not a budget option, portions are relatively small but tastes good. The service is very good & quick, despite of the crowd. Fish soup is great with the sauce & cheese presented with it. prawns & fried fish...More

Thank amreltouny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our one day trip to Brussels we hoped to sample some local food. Coming across Noordzee was a stroke of luck for us! As we approached the counter we were confused by the menu. The girl waiting on us took us to the end...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was charmed to order their famous fish soup and eat across the road standing at a high table under a canopy. The soup had a base that include tomato, leek and celery and included generous chunks of salmon and two other sorts of fish....More

Thank Brenda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had escargots soup and fried kibbeling as a quick takeaway. Absolutely loved it. Full of flavour and savoured every bite. Also a great concept of ordering a variety of dishes to share out with friends and family.

Thank LSparkz
Nearby Restaurants
1,877 reviews
.04 km away
Boulangerie Charli
279 reviews
.02 km away
La Belle Maraichere
273 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Place Ste. Catherine
549 reviews
.01 km away
Zinneke Pis
198 reviews
.23 km away
Brussels Christmas Market
50 reviews
.16 km away
St. Catherine's Church
102 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Hisham A
3 March 2017|
Answer Show 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
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 18:00
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing