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Noordzee Mer du Nord

Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 11 92
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“razor clams” (69 reviews)
“fish soup” (125 reviews)
“escargot” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 6:00 pm Hours
Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 746 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very popular and busy fresh seafood snack bar with great staff making your experience one to remember. Food is average and the prices are on the high side for what you get. They have a great outdoor space where you can eat...More

Thank PieterandRob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last Sunday it wasn't our first visit; we love the place! We took 14 oysters to share with 2 glasses of champagne. In a nutshell, VERY VERY GOOD ! I recommand strongly people from Brussels as well foreigners from abroad to come over here ;...More

Thank ph0198
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The counter of this street food place opens to the outside where you order your food. It works fairly fast and the prices are OK. We had fish soup, which. And with grated cheese and some bread and gravy and tasted very well. You choose...More

Thank Karsten K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice place to eat something fishy with good quality oysters and nice stands in front of St.Catherine. I think it s really a must. I had a great time there and i will visit it again for sure. Prices are very good also.

Thank Lavrentios P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, amazing food, and a very scenic area. I came here four years ago and have been waiting for the moment I found myself in Brussels again to come back.

Thank skylarkwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is definitely a fast food sea food. But on the left there is a small shop which belongs to the same shop. There is a bar where you can sit and have more tastes like North Sea clams. They were delicious.

Thank Cenk O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a great place for food with a variety of food selections here. However, as it is very crowded you do need to be careful of not getting pick-pocketed.

Thank Keith L
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Questions & Answers
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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