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Open Fire

) #33 of 82 Restaurants in Knokke ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, European, French
Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
+32 50 60 17 26
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
7 Apr 2017
“My first visit was top!”
28 May 2015
“Excellent food but they are set up to please their kitchen staff rather than the diners”
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Seafood, European, French, Belgian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Went for lunch with a friend. For me, it was the first time in this restaurant. We choose the lunch menu. First, 4 oysters, then we took the "Skrei", an Arctic Cod. The fish was cooked to perfection and was served with a herb and...More

Thank magdak13
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Went for a 50th birthday party and the food was excellent , but.....all the party except one chose from the set menu with a single person chosing from the a la carte. This apparently was not acceptable and we either had all to go a...More

Thank OldBirkonian
Reviewed 9 May 2015

We had to wait almost one hour for our dinner. They were simply understaffed. Seafood was amazing. Worth the wait...

Thank Anneleen V
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Warm reception and friendly and attentive service. Sophisticated cuisine. Do try the bisque aux crevettes grises! The boudin and the duck were perfectly done. Good suggestion of a south african cabernet sauvignon. We will be back. Fair prices.

1  Thank Antonino P
Reviewed 14 January 2014

Modern and trendy restaurant with colorful paintings along the boulevard by the sea.Busy place even on a rainy and windy off season evening. The food was excellent as was the friendly but correct service.

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Nicest place for diner in knokke The finest food! I really recommend this place! I tryed the beef and it was just perfect and tender. Not much desert but good list of wines. Thanks

1  Thank Atelier123
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Read about this restaurant and with the good critics i got we decided to find out ourselfs. First up is the location. Beach is right infront of you. This is always a great bonus. The belgium coast is very fortunated with its coastline and has...More

Thank Rolling81
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Characterised by very slow service, served with a flourish that is better than the mediocre food that is over priced. We would have liked a dessert ( Wife's birthday), but had to ask for the bill and go elsewhere, the service being so poor. Don't...More

1  Thank goldsb
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Good food and service. Not something you find easily in this town. The sole meuniere is fantastic, if not exactly low priced.

Thank SuitcaseAllergist
Reviewed 25 August 2013

The restaurant has gone through several owners in the last 30 years. Was good 20 years ago and the quality has not suffered. Still a good place to eat. The menu is short, simple and the dishes are prepared with care and pride. Well worth...More

Thank SuitcaseAllergist
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, French, Belgian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk 658, Knokke, Knokke-Heist 8300, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Knokke-Heist  >  Knokke
  • Phone Number: +32 50 60 17 26
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